Victoria

Sidney Winter Events – 2018 Family Day Weekend

Do you and your kids love to play with Lego? Want an excuse to visit Sidney BC this winter? Are you just looking for something fun to do for Family Day? Downtown Sidney has a full weekend of things to do for you this year! Join in the fun for their 2018 Family Day Weekend, two days full of Lego-based events as well as some other family-friendly activities! The main Lego Brick Festival will take pl...

Victoria Winter & Spring Events – Chocolate & Churches Walking Food Tour

  Do you have an appreciation for history and architecture? Do you have a huge sweet tooth – especially for chocolate? Are you looking for something to do before Valentine’s Day or in the spring this year with a loved one? Victoria BC is filled with two things that will help you find something to do: one is historic churches, the other is delicious chocolate! On Sunday February 11 and Sunday March...

Victoria Winter Events – Great Big Show

Do you want to see a live theatre show that is hilarious, heartwarming, and inspiring? Do you know almost nothing or a lot of something about being “developmentally disabled”? This is the show for you! Come and see the “Great Big Show” at the McPherson Playhouse in Victoria. Be prepared to have your perspective on developmental disabilities challenged and your assumptions upended at this original ...

Victoria Winter Events – 24th Annual Victoria Film Festival

Do you enjoy watching independent films? Would you like to discover a new hidden gem in cinema? Need another reason to visit Victoria BC? Come and join in for the 24th annual Victoria Film Festival, Vancouver Island’s largest showcase of independent films! Over 100 films are screened over 10 days and a variety of great events take place during those 10 days. Highlights include the following: Canad...

Saanich Winter Events – Sea Cider Wassail Celebrations

On January 21 Sea Cider Farmhouse will be wassailing! This will be a day filled with fun family events at their farm and ciderhouse in Saanichton. Their free event will also have food and drink tickets available for purchase. What’s wassailing, you ask? The word wassail comes from the Anglo-Saxon phrase ‘waes hael’, which means ‘good health’. It’s an ancient custom that blesses the orchards and sc...

Victoria Winter Events – Butchart Gardens Winter Season

Winter has arrived at Butchart Gardens! You may be thinking that there’s nothing to see during this time of the year, and that Spring and Summer are the best times to visit. We are here to say that you are sorely mistaken! Given Vancouver Island’s temperate climate, winter at Butchart Gardens is an ideal time of the year to experience for yourself the subtle beauty of a winter’s day amongst the sh...

Victoria Winter Events – Dine Around & Stay in Town Victoria 2018

Do you want to taste the best of what Vancouver Island’s dining has to offer? Looking for a good reason to visit Victoria this year, or revisit it? Start off your year with the popular Dine Around & Stay in Town Victoria event! This is a team-up between Tourism Victoria and the BC Restaurant & Food Services Association (BCRFA), the Victoria Branch. Treat your taste buds to several carefully crafte...

Victoria Winter Events – Dine Around & Stay in Town Gala 2018

Do you live in or want to visit Victoria BC? Are you looking for a delicious way to kick off your year? Come join in, then, at this kick off event! The Dine Around & Stay in Town Gala is considered to be the official starting point to Dine Around & Stay in Town, which is Victoria’s premiere culinary festival. Enjoy an evening filled with culinary delights! Taste samples from the most talented chef...

Victoria Winter Events – 2018 Modern Wedding Show

Are you preparing to get married this year? This opportunity is heading your way quickly! The 2018 Modern Wedding Showcase is downtown Victoria’s only wedding show that offers a ton of everything that brides, grooms, and their families need to make their special day complete. There will be amazing fashion shows taking place throughout the day. Tasting booths will offer mouth-watering samples! Don’...

Victoria Winter Events – A Viennese New Year’s

Are you stumped on what to do for New Year’s Day? Want to start off 2018 in a memorable fashion? Join the Victoria Symphony then for an afternoon of music and song! The Symphony will be performing at the Royal Theatre. “A Viennese New Year’s” will start your New Year off right with some lively, nostalgic music belonging to the family of Johann Strauss and Strauss’s contemporaries. Timothy Vernon i...

Victoria Winter Events – Early Shift: Going Wildly into the New Year

Join the Royal BC Museum on the last day of 2017! A party will be held in their Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition and the Natural History gallery. Come and check out the party that is going to be fit for all kinds of beasts (not only the king!). The museum’s annual family-oriented party will take a wild turn with animal antics, forest frolics, and poetic mischief! Check out what the mus...

Victoria Winter Events – New Years Dinner & Gala at Fairmont Empress

Looking for a remarkable way to celebrate New Year’s Eve this year? What better way than to go out in style at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria! This year say goodbye to 2017 and ring in the New Year in Vancouver Island’s most romantic city! Enjoy dinner in Q at the Empress or in the Crystal Ballroom, then dance the night away with live music by Amanda Woods, a local jazz and pop singer/songwriter...

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