1. Tim Jones Legacy Fundraiser at Deep Cove Brewers + Distillers 

Join North Shore Rescue at Deep Cove Brewery on Sunday, July 19th to celebrate the life of Tim Jones and raise funds for North Shore Rescue with a party Tim would love – a beer release gala.

This year’s event will be bigger and better with the option of attending a VIP six-course plated dinner presented by Dinner by Bayan.

After dinner, the general admission gala event will start where delicious craft beer and tapas will also be served. Enjoy live entertainment throughout the night and an exciting silent auction.

In addition to raising funds for the Tim Jones Legacy Fund and North Shore Rescue, the event will bring much needed awareness to the crucial role the NSR plays in keeping the North Shore Community safe.

Last year, over 400 guests, including local dignitaries, politicians, and entertainment personalities attended the event, helping raise critical funds for North Shore Rescue initiatives.

The Tim Jones Legacy Fundraiser is Sunday, July 19th at Deep Cove Brewery (2270 Dollarton Hwy.). The VIP event starts at 4pm with dinner starting at 5pm, and finishes at 7pm. The gala is 7pm t0 10pm. General Admission tickets are $30 each. VIP tickets are $150 each.

Purchase tickets online here.

2. 3rd Annual Tasting Plates North Vancouver

Restaurant hop with Vancouver Foodster on Wednesday, July 22nd for Tasting Plates – Lower Lonsdale Edition!

Bowen Island Pizza Company, Two Daughter’s Bakeshop, Green Leaf Brewing, and more Lower Lonsdale faves will be serving up Tasting Plates for you to enjoy. Meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants.

Tasting Plates North Vancouver is Wednesday, July 22nd from 6pm to 10pm. Early-bird tickets are $29 per person if purchased on or before July 8th. Tickets are $40 per person after July 8th and $55 per person after July 19th.

Purchase tickets online here.

3. Best of the West at Harmony Arts Festival

Best of the West is an evening of food and wine pairings that celebrates the best of British Columbia as part of the 25th Annual Harmony Arts Festival in West Vancouver. The event, which sells out every year, takes place on the gorgeous Ambleside Pier, matching 12 B.C. wines with food from 12 local restaurants.

The evening’s guests will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite food and wine combination, with the winning restaurant and winery team crowned BEST of the WEST for 2015. There will be a draw for those guests who voted in the contest, with the winner receiving a $100 gift card to the winning restaurant.

Best of the West is Wednesday, August 5th from 7pm to 9pm at the Ambleside Pier in West Vancouver. Tickets are $105 each.

Purchase tickets online here.