Vining street has some lovely old trees that blossom in late February to early March. (ItkasanImages)

The week is only just beginning! Make sure to check out our events page for more things to do!

Here are 5 things to do in and around Victoria today!

Paint n’ Pints!

What:  The purpose of the event is to directly benefit the Rural Children’s Conference in Zambia and affect the lives of many Zambian Children. The event will also raise awareness for VIDEA, as well as benefit local Victorian businesses through sponsorship opportunities. Each year’s funding from events organized by Camosun College students’ plays an important role in helping rural girls and boys to access education and career support in Zambia.
Where: The Hawk and Hen
531 Yates St
When: 7 pm – 9 pm
Cost: Tickets are $45

Monday Open Mic

What: Victoria’s best location to watch (or try) professional and amateur comedians from all over the island! Hecklers Comedy Club will get you laughing to start your week!
Where: Hecklers Bar & Grill
123 Gorge Rd E
When: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Cost: $5 cover charge

Bloom 10

What: Celebrate the return of spring with Coast Collective’s 10th Annual BLOOM Exhibition! This show will feature over 70 pieces of bright, bold, floral-inspired artworks.
Where: Coast Collective Gallery
103-318 Wale Road
When: 11 am – 5 pm

No Talent Freak – Art Show

What: San Remo is hosting an art show on Monday, put together by some of the staff and friends. Everyone is welcome to come and appreciate the art! Each ticket includes one drink.
Where: San Remo
2709 Quadra St
When: 8:30 pm – 11 pm
Cost: $8 in advance / $10 at the door

Grizzlies Viewing Party

What: Come to City Centre Grille & Sports Bar and cheer on the Victoria Grizzlies for their round 2 away games The fun begins at 7:00 PM on the Island’s largest sports screen!
Where: City Centre Grill & Sports Bar
1089 Langford Parkway
When:  7 pm – 9 pm

For more things to do, check out our events page!