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Gastown’s Cartems Donuts

Sweet Treats Made with Extra Love

I kept hearing about this donut place in Gastown and I had to go down and check it out for myself. As I was walking in, a couple walked by and the guy said, “Is this that three-dollar donut place? That’s just f#@^ing ridiculous!” I get his point. The franchise varieties are less than half that price. But, man-oh-man, these are some seriously good donuts. My first pick had pink edible flower petals on it and both the icing and the dough were made with earl grey tea. No rainbow sprinkles or weird congealed icings here. Read more

Vancouver Craft Beer Week hits Gastown

Vancouver Craft Beer Week is back. Beginning May 18th, 60+ breweries will be showcasing their craft beer for 9 days at various venues throughout the city. Below are the events that are being held in Gastown. Go check them out! Sunday May 20th Hoppapalooza III @ the Alibi Room. SOLD OUT. Driftwood Brewing Gastown Crawl - Bitter Tasting Room, Irish Heather, Salt Tasting Room. The night starts at Bitter Tasting Room for a reception, before moving on to the Irish Heather for dinner, and then finishing in Salt Tasting Room. Seating is limited to 50 attendees. Read more