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5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Tuesday August 7th


The first day back from the long weekend and we got  of cool events happening for you!

Here are 5 things happening in and around Victoria today!

Tuesday Quiz Night w/ Dan Ball

What: Come down and show ’em what you’ve got! Laugh the night away with our hilarious host Dan Ball as he quizzes you about everything and anything! From math and science to fast food or dudes with mustaches you never know what you need to know to win! Teams up to 4 people or really show off and play it alone! Entry into our grand prize draw just for playing, and nightly prizes given away as well! So far they’ve given away a custom guitar, snowboards, bikes, Vancouver Canucks tickets and much more. You don’t want to miss out!
Where: 5th Street Bar and Woodfired Grill
1028 Hillside Avenue
When: 9 pm – 11 pm
Cost: Admission is free

Music Bingo

What: B: Bring a friend or just come by yourself!
I: Imagine the fun you can have kicking butt at music bingo!
N: New and exciting prizes to be won every week!
G: Get yourself to Yates Street Taphouse by 8pm on Tuesday!
O: Order your fave food or bevy and make a fun night of it!
Where: Yates Street Taphouse Bar&Grill
759 Yates St
When: 8 pm – 11 pm
Cost: Admission is free!

Sweeney Todd – The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

What: Directed by Blue Bridge Artistic Director Brian Richmond, this chamber version of this popular work has been offered a bold new visual re-conception by Richmond and his design team, set and lighting designer Patrick Du Wors and costume designer Graham McMonagle. Conceived as taking place in a present day arts therapy workshop for the ‘politically deranged’, this new version sees ten performers on stage painting, creating and destroying their sets and costumes on a nightly basis while they sing, dance and mime their way through their vision of 1847 London.
Where: Blue Bridge Repertory Theatre
2657 Quadra St
When: 8 pm – 10:30 pm
Cost: Get your tickets here!

Memorial Park Music Fest

What: Bring your chairs and dancing shoes and join us every Tuesday for FREE music at Memorial Park.  Food vendors on site and/or bring a picnic with you!  With a different band each week the whole family is sure to enjoy the enjoy the fourth annual Memorial Park Music Fest.
Where: Memorial Park
When: 6:30 pm – 8 pm
Cost: Free!

Public Knitting Night

What:All are welcome whether you knit , crochet, quilt, weave etc. It may be tricky to fit a floor loom in the shop though, but they will applaud your efforts!
They do also have a selection of yarns graciously donated to the shop by customers, if you are finding fibre arts cost prohibitive.
Where: Hide + Seek Coffee
2207 Oak Bay Ave
When: 7 pm – 9:30 pm
Cost: Free

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

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