Friday, April 19, 2024

20 places to take your kids on a rainy day in Victoria


Kids have a lot of energy, and sometimes the weather just doesn’t want to cooperate!

Don’t worry, we’re here for you. Here are 21 places to help keep your child(ren) entertained through these the wet, wintery months.

1. Laser tag at LaserCity

What: Have your kids strap on their vest, give themselves the coolest nicknames and burn their energy off in the industrial techno laser tag arena!
Where: 749 View St
Cost: $14 per person

2. Flying Squirrel Victoria 

What: Kids can test their jumping ability at the newest and hottest spot in Victoria! This trampoline park is definitely the place to go when you have an energetic youngster on your hands!
808 Viewfield Rd
Cost: Starting at just $20

3. Langford Lanes

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What: Strike! Langford Lanes is a prime destination for the whole family! With bumpers, small balls, and bowling ramps, this place is super kid friendly.
1097 Langford Pkwy
Cost: Check out the prices here

4. Family Storytime – Oak Bay Public Library

What: Immerse your young one in literature and show them that reading is amazing and interesting!
Where: 1440 Monterey Ave
Cost: (NA)

5. Virtual Reality at VicVR

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What: Step into the future with VicVR Virtual Reality, drop-ins are welcome! 
2822 Nanaimo St
Cost: Check out the prices here

6. Royal BC Museum

What: The Royal BC Museum is a classic go-to spot to make sure your kids have fun in an educational environment.
675 Belleville St
Cost: kids cost $11 Adults cost $17

7. Skating at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre

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Where: 1925 Blanshard St
Cost: $2.95 – $5.65
Plus rental fees if needed

8. Take an art class at 4Cats Arts Studio

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Where: 103, 3450 Uptown Blvd
Cost: (NA)

9. Playzone

Where: 1089 Langford Pkwy
Cost: $5.25 – $11.10

10. Visit the Butterfly Gardens

Where: 1461 Benvenuto Ave
Cost: $6.00 – $16.50

11. Visit the Victoria Bug Zoo

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Where: 631 Courtney St
Cost: $8 – $12

12. Go Swimming at Panorama Rec Centre

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Where: 1885 Forest Park Drive
Cost: $3.50 – $6.75

13. Go see an IMAX movie

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Where: 675 Belleville St
Cost: $9.75 – $15.20

14. Play at the Board Game Cafe

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Where: 723 Yates St
Cost: $5

15. Try Trapped – Escape Room

Where: 1211 Wharf St
Cost: $28

16. Feel like a giant at Miniature World

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Where: 649 Humboldt St
Cost: $7 – $14

17. Win at Mr.Tubbs 

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Where: 3453 Tillicum Rd
Cost: Dependant on you

18. Play and eat at Crumsby’s Cupcake Cafe

Where: 2509 Estevan Ave
Cost: Dependant on what you buy

19. Discover the ocean at Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea

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Where: 9811 Seaport Place
Cost: $8 – $17.50

20. Get your imagination soaring at BC Aviation Museum

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Where: 1910 Norseman Rd
Cost: $4 – $10

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