Sunday, February 25, 2024

6 things to do in and around Victoria today, Friday July 6th


There’s so much happening today. Whether you want to let your nerdy side out to dancing the night away to petting some rainbow pups, there’s something going on for everyone!

Here are 5 things happening in and around Victoria today!

FreshAir Films Saanich: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)

What:  Join the adventure as The Rock, Jack Black, Kevin Hart and Karen Gillan make an action-packed run through the jungle and for their lives in the hilarious 2017 family comedy hit JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE! It’s a FREE outdoor screening under the stars at the Cadboro-Gyro Park, courtesy of Fortis BC and Saanich Parks & Recreation on Friday, July 6 at dusk. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets!
Where: Cadboro-Gyro park
2620 Sinclair Road
When: 9:15 pm – 11:30 pm
Cost: Free

Star Wars Party Fundraiser

What: Come for an epic night of everything Star Wars with proceeds going to Wild Arc (Wild Animal Rehabilitation Centre). They’ll have a live cantina jazz band, performances, video games and board games, and a photo booth from 8-10pm with BC’s Outer Rim Garrison . Dress up of course! If you love Star Wars and animals you won’t want to miss this!
Where: Victoria Event Centre
1415 Broad St
When: Starts at 8 pm
Cost: Get your tickets here!
19+ event

New Waves

What: The New Waves play the best of the late 70s and 80s new wave, featuring full synth sounds, multiple vocals and a kicking rhythm section the band take you on a journey back in time! Expect tunes by A Flock of Seagulls, Talking Heads, Talk Talk, The Romantics, Pet Shop Boys, The Cure, Joe Jackson, Elvis Costello, Tears for Fears, Devo and many many more…
Where: Northern Quarter
1724 Douglas Street
When: Music starts at 9:30pm
Cost: $10 cover charge

Ignio Circus Eyes Up

What: Everyone relies on technology everyday as a vehicle for communication. But what do we do once it drops us off at our destination? “Eyes Up” is about our natural desire to connect; what happens when we look up to find a genuine human encounter right in front of us. The show is made up of a cast of top level experienced professional circus artists from around the world; their breathtaking physical abilities will have you sitting on the edge of your seat. Through an incredible mix of acrobatics, juggling and comedy we explore and express the beauty and awkwardness of interacting face to face. Come witness our international cast transform an ordinary space into an extraordinary, hilarious and poetic experience of what it is to be human.
Where: Mary Winspear Centre
2243 Beacon Avenue
When: Starts at 7pm
Cost: Get your tickets here!

The Big Gay Dog Walk

What: Gather and mingle with your furry friends! Join us on a big gay group dog walk, play some games, show off your style, and check out some gear! And yes, you are welcome even if you don’t have a doggie companion of your own!
Where: Beacon Hill Park
Dallas Rd & Cook St Intersection
When: 6 pm – 9 pm
Cost: Free

Uptown Summer Movie Series

What: Snuggle up under the stars every Friday night in July and catch the feature film series! Bring your blankets, pillows, favourite snacks and a buddy! Arrive at 8:45 PM to get your seats and play to win some prizes, movies start when the sun goes down!
Tonight’s movie is, Beauty and The Beast!
Where: Uptown
3440 Saanich Rd
When: 8:45pm – movie starts when the sun goes down

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

Tree Lowrie
Tree Lowrie
Lifestyle Blogger Social Media Marketing Intern

Read more

Latest Stories