Chinese New Year Celebration

Shauna Baker is reporting for City Lights down at the Dr.Sun Yat-Sen Gardens to celebrate the Chinese New Year, welcoming in the Year of the Ox.  “The history of the garden is actually a scholar’s home, and this was built 23 years ago. Everything here is brought from China so it is a very unique […]

Rogers Santa Claus Parade 2008

Shauna Baker, City Lights, and 300,000 people are out in the cold on a December 7th afternoon to participate in the holiday extravaganza that is the Rogers Santa Claus Parade.  2008 is the fifth year of the Santa Claus Parade, and spectators are lined up thick along the parade route, starting at Boughton and Georgia […]

Inside Pride III

Washington State shows up as one of the friendliest gay and lesbian campground, “partying it up as only campers can,” Ryan DeLuca laughs as bubbles are blown out of a tent and water guns shoot into the hot afternoon. Balloons in all colours are everywhere, men in rainbow coloured underwear boogie to club music on […]

Inside Pride II

The fun continues with men in underwear dancing on a jungle float handing out necklaces. Terminal city roller girls are next, followed by S&M, heavy bondage, whipping and flogging. Odyssey, “the hottest bar in the city” is going out with style as this is their last year and beautiful people dancing up high on the […]

Inside Pride

Inside Pride, Vancouver’s annual gay pride festival and parade, takes place every summer down at English Bay. In the 30th annual pride festival, presenter Ryan DeLuca leads us down the street alongside the floats, speaking with parade participants and excited spectators.  Screaming fans who have been waiting all day and come from all over the […]