In an area that has previously been labeled for it’s lack of quality entertainment, Vancouver’s Nico St Tomas and Anton Lohvin – co-founders of Hyphy Events – have been building a movement over the last six years to put the fun back into “No Fun City.”
Hyphy Events was born from the frustration of two high-schoolers who desperately longed for a better alternative to the late-night rave scene for under age party-goers.
“We just wanted to have a good time, we were doing it for the fun but people wanted more. By the time we turned 19 we had two weekly events and a solid following. Our Hyphy Events grew into a Hyphy family and the same people have been coming to our events for years. It keeps friends connected; good music and good people” says Sto Tomas.
A staple group of young, fresh minds throwing some of the city’s most excited weekly club nights, Hyphy Events is quickly becoming one of Vancity’s more respected promoters and over the last six years, they have earned a spot with the top dogs of ...