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5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Wednesday August 8th


Let’s celebrate cats, languages and amazing movies today!

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

Babble Bar Language Exchange

What: Babble Bar is an international language exchange group in Victoria, BC, Canada. Members of the group meet on the second Wednesday of each month to practice languages they are learning, brush up on their native language skills, and make friends from around the world.
Where: Studio Robazzo
2001 Douglas Street
When: 7 pm – 10 pm
Cost: Free

Cat Party

What: It’s gonna be awesome and it’s gonna be a little weird. Wear your fav cat attire, catsuit, or whiskers. Cat videos to be played all night long of course. Photobooth. Lots of boardgames, a few cat puzzles. Wine and featured cocktail at the bar (White Russian Cat anyone?). Come say ‘hello’ to some of the cat rescue groups in Victoria (no real cats attending). Miscellaneous cat stuff for sale. Canvasses available for purchase for painting!
Where: Victoria Event Centre
1415 Broad Street
When: 7 pm – 11 pm
Cost: $5

Eats & Beats on the Street

What: This event invites the residents of our constituency (Downtown and Harris Green) and the general public in the area to make use of Commercial Alley in a completely different way – one that is designed to encourage people to linger in a pop-up parklet during the day and show up for a fun and casual event in the evening. It will be an opportunity for friends and neighbours to meet and experience Commercial Alley in a casual and sociable environment.
Where: Lucky Bar
517 Yates Street
When: 5 pm – 9 pm
Cost: Free!

Oaklands Sunset Market

What:  Each week there will be live music from local musicians, a free all ages beverage garden with beer from Hoyne Brewing Company and cider from Salt Spring Wild Ciderand Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse, kids activities in the Kids Tent, local farmers, artisans, and of course – food trucks! Bring your reusable shopping bags to stock up on fresh, local fruits and vegetables.
Where: Oaklands Sunset Market
1-2827 Belmont Avenue
When: 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Cost: Admission is free!

Esquimalt Outdoor Cinema

What: Another season of outdoor movie going is upon us. Bring a camping chair and/or blanket and enjoy an outdoor movie experience! the Esquimalt Lions concession will be open with all proceeds supporting their community fundraising efforts .
Where: Bullen Park Esquimalt
Lyall Street
When: 8 pm – 11 pm
Cost: Admission is free!

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



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