This week’s Straight features the 2016 Chutzpah Festival


Every week our friends at The Georgia Straight provide us with a preview of what you’ll see on – and in – their paper that week. They are the source for lifestyle and entertainment in our city and along with their robust online presence they’ve always released a print edition, distributed everywhere each Thursday.

Jan 28.2

This issue is their 2,489th, and on the cover this week is Chill Out. At the Chutzpah Festival, Israel’s Baladino uses song to revive a lost language; plus, our guide to events, concerts, and performances that will warm your winter nights.

Plus, here’s their updated guide to everything PuSh Fest, which is on now until Feb 7th:

Here are some links to the stories on the cover:

Baladino plays in praise of cultural melting pots by Mike Usinger
Dana Claxton disrupts with images of resilience and reclamation by Robin Lawrence
FOI reveals province knew mistakes made with B.C.’s new minimum wage by Travis Lupick
Alistair Veen wins nod as B.C.’s top sommelier by Kurtis Kolt

This issue is out now, so be sure to pick up an issue!