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2017 Events 

Feb 4th - Victoria Tea Festival - Nootka Court - Victoria, BC

Come join us for the Victoria Tea Festival Revival's 2017 celebration.
We are hosting tea tastings, tea talks, and tea market at Nootka Court, Victoria BC
Showcasing the collaborative efforts of Ollo tea, Namaste Tea, O5 tea, JagaSilk ... Carolyn Bruce Designs Tea Infusers and tea related jewelry and many more!

BYO-teacup ( sustainabilty!)
More info @ teavictoria.com

Mar 19th - Vintage Market - Hycroft Mansion, Vancouver BC

  • Sunday, March 19, 2017
  • 11:00am 5:00pm
  • Hycroft House

SMOC's First 'Bizarre Bazaar' with Vendors from Vintage to Modern Clothing plus Accessories with a twist.  One of the twists will be CarolynBruceDesigns.com. Including a SMOC Collectibles Sale at 50% off  Sunday March 19th 11 - 4 pm   http://www.smoc.ca/events/

Apr 9th - Nifty for Fifty - Heritage Hall - Vancouver, BC

Thirty local designers, jewellers and makers are offering huge blowout prices for the 10th annual Nifty for Fifty one day sale on Sunday, April 9th 2017 from 11:00 am -8:00 pm at Heritage Hall, 3102 Main Street in Vancouver.
From hand bags to handmade jewellery by CarolynBruceDesigns.com and many other local talented artisans, t-shirts, vintage clothing, accessories and housewares, all items are priced at $50 or less.
Web site url www.niftyforfiftysale.com

Apr 23rd - Time Travellers Bazarre - Heritage Hall, Vancouver BC

Vintage and Eclectic Fashion & Costumes
and Unique Jewelry, Accessories and Props at Heritage Hall on Main Street, Vancouver
Welcome to our 5th annual unique market dedicated to eclectic fashion, vintage style and costumers of all sorts. Join us for our FIFTH ANNIVERSARY to shop, enjoy the spectacle, and be inspired!
This year we have broadened our range with our juried vendors, to fill gaps noted in previous years. Keep an eye on our official FB page for new vendor features almost every day leading up to the Bazaar!

May 12th - Art World Expo - Science Centre, Vancouver BC

JOIN US for our 2nd Year Anniversary Online. BIG things are in the works so if you want to take advantage of the prices as Carolyn has them now don't miss out! 
Features of this GALA Event to support Make and Break Arts Foundation:
Live Performances including ART, MUSIC, FASHION
100+ Artists Showing and Selling Original Work
A large assortment of "UNIQUE" and "OUT OF THE BOX" art work from
Local and International Artist Exhibitors
All work is for show and purchase.
World Famous Body Painting Competition
Silent and Live Auction & Live Painting
Artist Demonstrations, Live Performances and Stage Performances
Exhibitors are juried in mediums including: Painting, Photography, Installation, Sculpture, Fashion, Jewellery, Accessories
Additional Features Include:Cash Bar & Interactive Wine Tasting Booth,  50/50 Raffle and Prizes, Food & Wine Vendors & Sampling
ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE SILENT AUCTION BENEFIT ARTISTISTIC ENDEAVORS IN OUR COMMUNITY! 
Your support helps hundreds of artists show their work each year! 
TICKET LINK: Click on poster above

May 13th - RED - Harbour Event Centre - Vancouver, BC

RED is a fashion, dance and talent extravaganza that takes guests on a 90-minute theatrical journey through the lives of people living with HIV (PLHIV). Now entering its second year, RED a Positive Day takes us to Vegas and is sure to be an evening of nonstop fun. This year’s high-energy event is staged by 200 volunteers rallying together to donate their time, talent and loving care in support of Positive Living BC—Western Canada’s largest consumer-based HIV service organization.

Vancouver’s top impersonators, dancers, models, musicians along with hair stylists, makeup artists, designers and retailers it will be a spectacular show for over 800 guests converging on the HARBOUR EVENT CENTRE for an unforgettable evening on Saturday, May 13.  Tickets are limited so order now! http://redvancouver.ca/tickets/

May 26th - Little Black Dress - Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, BC

The Little Black Dress Gala is an elegant intersection of philanthropy, the arts, education, fashion, and support for the underprivileged youth that have the potential to shape our beautiful city. Wear your little black dress (or suit!) for the cause and join us for a glamorous evening of jazz, ballet, opera and giving back at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver on May 26, 2017. The Gala showcases established artists, designers and musicians, while providing young and budding local talent the opportunity to show their work. The Gala is further marked by its multicultural inclusivity and sincere celebration of the diverse beauty of the Metro Vancouver community.

Youth and women are the primary focus of the Little Black Dress Gala, with proceeds going to support Help Change My City Alliance (HCMC Alliance). HCMC Alliance provides mentorship programs to youth in schools, teaching them how to care for one another within their school context and gives direction to troubled and underprivileged youth in the Vancouver community helping them find employment. HCMC Alliance also gives post-secondary bursaries to youth who have overcome challenging circumstances and want to go on to higher education. The Gala also gifts tickets and little black dresses to several women in need from local shelters and/or women’s centres, to encourage them, to show them that they are deeply appreciated and supported by the community in Metro Vancouver.

Aug 9th - Wearable Arts Show - West Vancouver, BC




West Vancouver’s Harmony Arts Festival and Wearable Arts Vancouver present the annual 'Slow Clothes' Fashion show, featuring local designers, one of those jewelry designers selected to show is CarolynBruceDesigns.com 

Oct  19-22 - West Coast Women's Show - Tradex Abbotsford


The West Coast Women’s Show is the place where every girl’s shopping fantasy can come true, where you can shop ‘til you drop and SAVE at over 400 booths! With all the latest products and services for women from hundreds of exhibitors, you will find everything on your wish list and more. Plus, enjoy incredible entertainment on FOUR stages, including celebrity speakers, fashion shows, cooking demonstrations, wellness & beauty secrets, a community entertainment showcase, calendar firefighters and so much more!

Oct. 20th - Little Black Dress Gala - Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

The Little Black Dress Gala is an elegant intersection of philanthropy, the arts, education, fashion, and support for the underprivileged youth that have the potential to shape our beautiful city. Wear your little black dress (or suit!) for the cause and join us for a glamorous evening of jazz, ballet, opera and giving back at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver on October 20th, 2017. The Gala showcases established artists, designers and musicians, while providing young and budding local talent the opportunity to show their work. The Gala is further marked by its multicultural inclusivity and sincere celebration of the diverse beauty of the Metro Vancouver community.


Oct. 28-29 - VCON Relaxicon 41 1/2 - Sheraton Guildford Hotel



VCON is the oldest general-interest science fiction, fantasy and gaming convention in Canada and the Pacific Northwest. The convention has promoted the interests of science fiction and fantasy culture in the Vancouver BC metro area since 1971, offering events and exhibits focused on a variety of Science Fiction and Fantasy fandom interest areas such as literature, art, media, music, costumes, comics, tabletop games, electronic games, etc.

Nov. 10-12 - FAN EXPO - Vancouver Convention Centre

FAN EXPO VANCOUVER is a three day pop culture event in Vancouver, BC, running in the Fall. The event is brought to you by the same team that produces the long-running FAN EXPO CANADA event in Toronto.

Everyone is a fan of something, and FAN EXPO VANCOUVER is a place to celebrate all things pop culture. Get an autograph or a photo with your favourite guest and get the inside scoop about your favorite movies & TV shows at our celebrity panels! Watch professional comic artists battle it out in our popular Sketch Duels, learn from our “How To” workshops, and take photos with your favourite costumed characters! It’s also a great place to buy a unique gift (or treat yourself!) with over 100,000 square feet of shopping madness.

Nov. 18th - Drishti Awards - Aria Banquet Hall Surrey


Drishti Media Group is spearheading this award-granting recognition and celebrating the innovation and excellence of individuals/organizations who have done extraordinarily in their dedication and service to others. We are determined to honor individuals or organizations that devoted time and energy in making their community more dynamic, inspiring, caring, healthy, and outstanding.

Drishti Awards will be presented by Drishti Media Group, a company established in 2010, publishing DRISHTI MAGAZINE, a lifestyle publication. DRISHTI AWARDS will be promoted in print and online. Of all the entries we receive, ten winners will be granted a DRISHTI AWARD trophy. Recognizing innovation and excellence, the DRISHTI AWARDS will showcase the best in Lifetime Achievement, Business, Community Engagement, Gastronomy Innovation, Youth Leadership, Athletics, The Arts, Science & Technology, Health Achievement, & Triumph of the Human Spirit.

Dec 16th, 2017 - Christmas Fair, Polish Friendship "Zgoda" Society, 4015 Fraser Street, Vancouver, BC

Time to get those last minute Christmas stocking stuffers, Carolyn Bruce Designs will be there with all sorts of fabulous jewelry and Christmas themed gifts, winestippers, bookmarks, earrings, doggie danglers, you name it!!!
Features: 
Free to attend!
40+ Holiday Vendors to help with your last minute holiday shopping!
Musical Performances
Arts & Crafts Station for Kids
Photobooth with Visitors from the North Pole!
Goody Bags for first 100 guests
Catering on site: Have lunch with us!
50/50 Raffle: Win some HOLIDAY CASH at the event!
Auction table benefiting Make and Break Arts Foundation