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5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Monday July 30th


Can you believe it’s the last Monday of July!? Make today a memorable to end July!

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

Salsa Caliente Baseball Party

What: Salsa and baseball? Yes!
The Victoria Harbourcats are hosting the Union de Reyes team from Matanzas Cuba and we are going to make it a Salsa party!
There will be a dance floor by the third-base line with live music by Pablo Cardenas Latin Combo and DJ Moses and Salsa Caliente will perform 4 times throughout the game.
Where: Royal Athletic Park
1014 Caledonia Ave
When: 6 pm
Cost: Get your tickets here!

Nerdledge Pub Quiz – Middle Earth

What: Do you know who the Nine Riders are otherwise known as? Or where Mordor is? Are you Team Merry or Team Pippin?
Join us in the Prancing Pony. If the Prancing Pony was a games cafe in Victoria. Seven rounds (one for each of the dwarven rings) to test your and your team’s knowledge about Middle Earth. We’ll be using the films, and a little bit of stuff you might only find in the books (but not the Simarrillion, because that’s a step too far, I’ve been told very firmly. No questions in Sindarin, promise).
Where: Interactivity Board Game Cafe
723 Yates Street
When: Starts at 6:30 pm
Cost: $10

Dancing in the Square

What: VBDS and the City of Victoria bring you “Dancing in the Square”.
Every Monday evening, July 9 – August 20. 7 Weeks of Dancing!
FREE beginner ballroom workshops 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
DANCING with Live Band & DJs 8:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Practice your new-found skills and your old dance moves as well!
July 30: Music/DJ: – DjDancingDean
Style: Foxtrot
Where: Centennial Square
When: 7 pm – 9:30 pm
Cost: Free

Flore Botanical Alchemy – Botanical Spirit Salon

What: An experience of the senses
A night of sensory exploration through scent & flavour.
Discover communication of the plant spirits through aromatic botanical waters. An intimate gathering with hydro-souls where we experience their ancestral wisdom.
Then elevate your exploration of FLORE’s natural perfumes with perfectly paired elixirs created with her own Artisan distilled aromatic hydro-souls, wildcrafted botanical infusions & award winning Spirits lovingly provided by  Vancouver Islands Sheringham Distillery.
Where: Eluma Creative
18a Bastion Square
When: 7 pm – 9:30 pm
Cost: $65

July & August Volleyball at Bullen Park

What: Do you like Volleyball? We like Volleyball! If you’re looking for some summertime fun, join West Coast Recreation and Your Entrepreneurial Society – Victoria, BC Monday nights 6:30pm-8:30pm for Volleyball night at Bullen park!
Where:  Bullen Park
When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 p

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



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