Shara Howard

Communications Coordinator at Visit Vancouver WA

Soup Spots: 9 Places to Warm Your Soul this Winter

There is nothing quite like slurping up a bowl of hot soup on a blustery day. From savory ramen and spicy chili to classic comfort favorites, here’s where the soup’s on in Vancouver. 1. Dediko Cozy up with a bowl of creamy lentil soup filled with the namesake legumes and fresh local vegetables at…

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Cure Winter Blues with Holiday Brews

While the vision of your ideal day at a brewery might consist of sunshine and picnic tables, the winter vibes can be just as enjoyable—think dark brews packed with flavor, heaters radiating warmth beyond your scarf and wool hat, and the consistent good conversations had after saying “cheers” to…

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Things To Do Labor Day Weekend in Vancouver, WA

Labor Day weekend is almost here, the unofficial last hurrah of summer. With numerous Labor Day events and activities, the city has plenty to keep you busy through the long weekend. Here are a few fun things you can do in Vancouver, WA from lively festivals and events to new ways to explore the…

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Vancouver, WA's Best Happy Hours: An Essential Guide

If you're looking for the best happy hour in Vancouver WA, you've come to the right place! We've rounded up some of our favorite spots with great specials to help you enjoy your evening without breaking the bank. From upscale dining to casual bars and pubs, these are some of the top happy hours in…

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Getting to Know the Cascades Near Vancouver, WA

From their long-storied pasts to dramatic volcanic eruptions and legends told, there's plenty to be discovered around the mighty Cascade Range. Situated in Southwest Washington, Vancouver is surrounded by the impressive sight of Mount Hood, Mount St. Helens, and Mount Adams. Each nearby peak comes…

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