® Best of Vancouver

Culture winners

Best Community Festival

  1. West 4th Khatsahlano Street Party
  2. Car Free Day
  3. Italian Day on the Drive

Best dance/DJ club

  1. Celebrities Nightclub, 1022 Davie
  2. Venue, 881 Granville
  3. Fortune Sound Club, 147 E. Pender

Best Dance Studio

  1. iDance Vancouver
  2. Harbour Dance Centre, 927 Granville, 3rd floor
  3. Ballet Lounge

Best improv troupe or company

  1. Vancouver TheatreSports League (The Improv Centre)
  2. The Sunday Service Improv (Fox Cabaret)
  3. The Fictionals Comedy Company (Various locations)

Best independent label

  1. 604 Records/Light Organ Records
  2. Mint Records
  3. Groundwerk Recordings

Best local modelling/talent agency

  1. Trisko Talent Management Inc

Best local modelling/talent agency

  1. Argent Talent Management

Best local band (unsigned)

  1. The Boom Booms
  2. Redrick Sultan
  3. Two Apple Tobacco

Best local classical vocal ensemble

  1. Chor Leoni Men's Choir
  2. Vancouver Bach Choir
  3. Vancouver Cantata Singers

Best Local Theatre Company

  1. Theatre Under the Stars

Best Pickup Bar

  1. The Roxy Cabaret, 932 Granville
  2. Cambie Pub, 300 Cambie Street
  3. The Bimini Public House, 2010 W. 4th

Best place to make a bet

  1. Hastings Racecourse, Hastings Park
  2. River Rock Casino, 8811 River Rd., Richmond
  3. Edgewater Casino

Best party-boat cruise

  1. Summer Latin Cruises

Best sports bar

  1. Shark Club, Various locations
  2. Red Card Sports Bar + Eatery
  3. Library Square Public House, 300 W. Georgia

Best strip club

  1. Brandi's Exotic Show Lounge, 595 Hornby Street
  2. No. 5 Orange, 205 Main Street
  3. Penthouse, 1019 Seymour Street