The Shipyard District

Story: The Shipyard District
Episode: 1
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane
Air Date: 10th December 2022

Trevor visits the Shipyards District located in North Vancouver’s waterfront that showcases unobstructed views of Vancouvers stunning skyline to the south and soaring North Shore Mountains to the North.

  • The Shipyards District is rich with shipbuilding history and bursting with life.
  • This district features restaurants, cafes, shops and services, hotel, space for events, concerts and markets, plus the regions’ largest outdoor skating rink in the water and a splash park in the summer.
  • The Shipyard features some stunning views of Vancouver city and the stunning North Shore Mountains that overlook the city.
  • Experience a taste of British Columbia and visit the Mainstreet Honey Shoppe at the Shipyards, which features a wide range of honey and bee-related products.
  • View the largest selection of 100% pure beeswax candles around and browse their wide selection of natural products and learn the health benefits from their knowledgeable staff.
  • Visit the Parlour Ice Cream shop that creates the most delicious and natural authentic ice cream made fresh in small batches.
  • Another must see location is the Polygon Gallery; a local institution that has been championing local artists for over 40-years.
  • This beautiful gallery is the largest non-profit photographic gallery in Western Canada.
  • The gallery also features a gift store with local crafts and products, perfect for a travel gift for your loved ones back at home.
  • The Streetcar Brewing is the perfect way to end the day at the Shipyard District with fantastic small batch beer made with fresh ingredients.
  • Their top selling beer is the Peach Radler, which is beer mixed with a special peach juice that tastes like liquid fuzzy peaches!

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