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

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 on 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 (bottom right corner).

2015/2016 Series      

June 7th: Hosted by Tacofino (1530 Venables Street, Vancouver)
 Tacofino cofounders Jason Sussman and Kaeli Robinson debuted their unique brand of West-Coast-by-way-of-Mexico cuisine at the Tacofino Cantina in Tofino, BC in 2009. Outside of Tofino, Tacofino’s trademark fusion of “surf-centric” style and quality, fresh and affordable fare with an environmental and nutritional conscience, can be found at Tacofino Commissary in East Van (2011), Tacofino Victoria (2013), Tacofino Gastown (2015) and Tacofino Yaletown (opening June 2016).
Buy tickets with the ticket widget below or on the event registration page (mobile).

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)**