Tuesday, January 26, 2010

You gotta see this video

You HAVE to see this BBC Video. Curling was never THIS cool... until NOW!  

Thanks City Caucus.com for bringing this out!

Other Olympic Things to Do

There is so much OLYMPIC info out there on the web, you almost have to be unemployed to find it all.  In that spirit, and in case I didn't already email this to you, please let me share with you the best sites I have found:

Free Olympic Events including all those HOST houses  you want to know about:  http://www.citycaucus.com/2010free

Cultural Olympiad Events:  http://www.vancouver2010.com/cultural-festivals-and-events/

City of Vancouver Event Calendar  of free community events:  http://olympichostcity.vancouver.ca/events/eventcalendar.aspx

Find out what the entertainment  is each day at the LIVECITY sites:  http://livecityvancouver.ca/schedule/default.aspx

While you’re out, keep your eye open for all kinds of new public art: http://vancouver.ca/commsvcs/oca/publicart/pdf/ShorelineWalk.pdf

A google map with all kinds of Olympic sites:

If you didn’t find what you were looking for already, the Tourism Vancouver site has links to North Shore City Events, Surrey Celebration Site, Richmond Ozone, and more, including National and other theme pavilions, with links to their schedules.  http://www.tourismvancouver.com/visitors/vancouver/2010_olympics/2010_events

If you’re just going to stay home and watch, you’ll want to augment with some quality on-line content at

http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/   and
http://www.ctvolympics.ca/index.html  and

I hope this helps you get out and enjoy our city... See you around town!