Grolsch Open House | Reuben and the Dark

Calgary's Reuben and the Dark is a collection of five multi-instrumentalists and vocalists led by Reuben Bullock. The group, known for its haunting folk anthems and introspective lyrics, explores the duality of human emotion—from dark and brooding to positively euphoric. Their soaring vocal harmonies, whether experienced on record or live, always have a lasting effect on their audiences.

Grolsch Open House | Akin Collective

Oliver Pauk and Michael Vickers are visual artists who collaborate on management of the Akin Collective studios and also on multiple fine art projects. Oliver’s work mainly involves photographic, installation, and video-based elements, and has been exhibited in Canada, the United States, and Europe. Michael’s addresses the seductive and poetic qualities of form. Recent exhibitions include Push and Pull at Mercer Union (2014) and That Same Small War Within You at Truck Contemporary (2013).


Inspired by true events, Coldwater tackles the troubling world of juvenile rehabilitation. This drama/thriller follows Brad Lunders, a troubled teen sent to a juve reform facility run by a retired war colonel and a team of alpha males. Lunders, who was forcefully abducted from his home in the middle of the night by his mother's consent is sent to a harsh wilderness reform compound.

Martone Cycling Co. x Hudson's Bay Pop-Up

Where can you get your hands on this beaut of a bike you say? At The Room at Hudson’s Bay pop-up in Toronto and Vancouver! Launched at the end of June, Martone Cycling Co. offers everything a city dweller needs to feel and look good on a performance-driven bike.  Designed in New York, the bikes are made of steel and aluminum, weigh a mere 26 pounds, and come with a built in basket to accommodate the city rider (sold!).