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GET IN THE SPIRIT. QUINTESSENTIAL LATE-DECEMBER LISTENING.

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 4 months ago

Get in the spirit with an alternative playlist that'll make Santa wish his sleigh had bluetooth.

Holiday Playlist
Special Events

Happy Festivus!

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 4 months ago

Happy Festivus ! Today we honour Frank Costanza's legacy with a special Festivus trivia night! So in preparation, here are a few Festivus Facts to get you ahead of the game!

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Music

WITB 2015 Playlist: Part 2

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 4 months ago

Only 4 more sleeps 'til the big man comes tumbling down the fireplace, and only 5 more sleeps 'til our in-house Underground music fest, What's In The Box takes over! Here we go. Part 2 of our WITB 15 Playlists. Allow us to introduce.....

WITB Playlist
Hotel + Travel

El Niño? More like El NiñYes!

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 4 months ago

In case you haven’t heard of the biggest weather story this year since almonds were accused of causing the drought in California then here are the goods. It’s all about El Niño. But if we say El NiñYES?

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Special Events

You're Engaged! Now what?

Posted by Kathleen Johasen , 1 year, 4 months ago

You’re engaged!! The bubbly is popped, the ring is shown off, and the obligatory “I said Yes!” Instagram is posted. Now it’s time to settle into finding the ideal venue your perfect day… but where to begin? One of the most frequent comments I receive from brides + grooms-to-be is: “planning a wedding is hard!” They’re not wrong. There are a lot of considerations, but that’s why we’re here to help.

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Drake General Store

HUMANS OF THE DRAKE: MEET SALINA

Posted by Drake General Store, 1 year, 4 months ago

Introducing: HUMANS OF THE DRAKE. Every week, we will profile a member of our team, their favourite holiday traditions and most coveted wish list items.

MEET SALINA.

Salina has been the DGS Store Supervisor for the flagship store on Queen St W. for three holiday seasons now. When she isn't at work, you can find her in the kitchen whipping up vegan, gluten free recipes, riding her bike by the lake, or creating art + taking photographs.

Meet Salina