Archive for October, 2011

Trick-or-Treat 2011 MAP

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Print your map MAP of participating merchants for a fun afternoon of Trick-or-treating in Steveston Village. Kids, wear your costume and bring your treat bag.

Steveston Girls Night Out

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011


Grab your girlfriends and come out to the first (of many) Steveston Girls Night Out. This is the perfect opportunity to get festive, and have an evening out on the town with the girls! Take advantage of some of your favourite Steveston shops staying open late so you can do some pre-holiday shopping. Steveston Merchants Association members have lined up some amazing savings for you.

Shopping, drinks, food, makeovers, exclusive one-night promotions, and an after party that Steveston will be talking about for months to come. Save the date!

Date: Thursday, December 1, 2011

Pre-shopping events (from 5pm)

 Tapenade Bistro – Glass of bubbly & a small appetizer $10
 Sockeye City – TBC
 Dave’s Fish & Chips – TBC

Shopping (6pm-9pm)

 A Monkey Tree
o Spend over $30 and receive a Christmas ornament valued at $10
 Bare Basics
o 20% off all purchases on the night
 Bliss
o Spend $150 on Pandora & receive a Pandora holiday ornament, plus other draws and giveaways on the night
 Jet Lag Travel & Fashion Boutique
o No HST on regular items
 Pharmasave
o Cosmetic skin magnification and makeovers plus $10 cosmetic gift card with any cosmetic purchase of $35 or more.
 Pieces
o Spend $25 and receive a $10 purse hook of your choice
 Prickly Pear Garden Centre
o 15% of all purchases on the night
 Sinfully The Best
o Join us for some sinful treats and take home a special gifts
 Splash Toy Shop
o 10% off purchases on the night
 Treasures Boutique
o A free pair of fashion earrings or scarf with all purchases over $25
 Violet Hill Boutique
o 20% off purchases on the night

After Party (from 8:30pm)

The official after party takes place at Blue Canoe Waterfront Restaurant from 8:30pm.
Tickets include a glass of wine on arrival, oysters and appetizers.

Tickets: $20 per person. $5 from the sale of each ticket goes to the Richmond Christmas Fund.

You don’t want to miss this party! Ticket sale information coming soon.

WealthSmart Financial Group

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

Back to school…for the rest of us!

Now that students are back in class, it is time to learn some lessons that don’t often get taught.  For example, how to:

  • Assure a worry-free retirement income that cannot be out-lived.
  • Beat over-priced mutual fund managers at their own game.
  • Cost-effectively protect what you have worked so hard to build.

Call WealthSmart today for your Complimentary Assessment & Review Experience and discover a whole new approach to fulfilling your hopes and dreams.

Our goal it to teach you some “WealthSmarts.”

Richard Vetter, BC, CFP, CLU

Your neighbourhood Certified Financial Planner

Manulife Securities

3251 Chatham St, Richmond BC V7E 6B8.

Telephone 604-241-4357

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Bliss – October Event

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

Autumn Event at Pieces!

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Amazing news! Pieces is hosting an Autumn Trollbeads Trunk Show on Thursday October 13th
(4 – 8pm).  It’s the perfect time to start collecting these fantastic mini
works of art for your arm! If you missed the previous Trollbead event make sure you make it out to this one.

Receive a complementary bracelet with the purchase of a decorative clasp
OR purchase 3 beads and receive a complementary 4th bead (of the lesser
value in the grouping)


100 – 3580 Moncton Street
Steveston Village
604 271 1011

Steveston Scarecrows Making Headlines!

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Hopefully many of you are already out and exploring some of the amazing Scarecrows that are popping up around Steveston this October. If you haven’t made your way out to the village yet you can get a sense of what you’ll be seeing from the Vancouver Sun and Richmond Review articles showcasing the 2nd Annual Steveston Scarecrow Crawl!