January/February 2014

It's the beginning of a new year, and if 2013 demonstrated anything, it's that Vancouver USA offers the best of Pacific Northwest hospitality and an unbeatable array of outdoor-meets-urban activity!

In 2013, Vancouver ranked:
  • Top ten in the country for public spaces: Vancouver's Esther Short Park received top 10 honors from the American Planning Association for its culturally significant design and vibrant community activities and events.
  • Number one for airport travel: Travel + Leisure ranked PDX International Airport #1 nationwide for its on-time departure rate, savory food options and business-friendly travel - all only ten minutes from Vancouver.
  • Among the Top 100 livable cities: Livability.com scored Vancouver's quality of life in its top 100 of U.S. cities and top 50 when ranked by amenities.
If these recognitions don't leave you convinced, why not discover the best of Vancouver USA's offerings for yourself? Below you'll find a selection of original events and attractions. For more area happenings, check out our full events calendar and, while you're there, discover our award-winning website.

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