LOCO hosts many events throughout the year designed to connect members and non-members to build relationships, share experiences and build their knowledge.

First Tuesday Business Mixers

Talking Lunch Series

Information Events

2014/2015 Series

First Tuesday Monthly Business Mixers

Our events are hosted by our members. Think factory, store and warehouse tours with good local food, drink and business connections old and new. It’s a chance for our members to get to know each other, strengthen community and leverage our network to support a stronger local economy.

Events are typically the first Tuesday of each month. Drinks and food are included in the ticket price. For event notifications, make sure you sign up for our newsletter.

June 2: Hosted by Sharp Six (240 – 807 Powell Street, Vancouver)


We’re having Railtown summer PARTY! It’ll be a good ol’ fashioned summertime party with lots of great food and drink from providers in the Railtown neighbourhood. And there’ll be facilitated interactive painting! Come on out and join us for LOCO’s last event of the season, hosted by Sharp Six. Sharp Six provides capacity building services to community driven organizations. At Sharp Six we use our expertise in law, business and non profits to collaborate with you to focus your innovative potential—to help you design, sharpen and grow your ideas. We are pleased to assist with governance audits, tailored funding research, proposal and grant development, and project coordination. Visit for more.

Use the ticket form below to register, or visit the event registration page.

Talking Lunch Series

Share lunch, learn and discover over a quick lunch in this series of roundtable events.

Bring your own lunch or order ahead to have Bites on Bikes deliver a sandwich for you.
**Past events included Talking Food Producers (Feb 20, 2013), Talking Greenware for restaurants (Nov 14, 2012),  Talking Social Enterprise (Jun 19, 2013) and Struggles with Commercial Real Estate (Feb 27th 2014)**

Information Events

From time to time, we organize events on topics to local support local purchasing practices or to help support/grow local businesses.

**Past events included Introduction to  ESOPs: Employe Share Ownership Plans (April 2014)**