Whether you’re new to the city or looking to improve your social life, it can be tough to find new people to make friends with.

Luckily, Victoria is a place where you can find new friends in unexpected ways, including at these three locations:

Interactivity Board Game Cafe

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Posted by Interactivity Board Game Cafe on Sunday, March 18, 2018

This fun cafe is open for all ages and brings the fun to everyone. The Interactivity Board Game Cafe offers a whole library of board- and card- games that anyone can play inside – you just have to pay $5 at the counter, and the whole place becomes your oyster!

Many people come here to hang out, try their hand at new games, and to meet other people. It’s a relaxing environment and perfect for meeting new friends. Bring out your inner kid here!

Address: 723 Yates Street

Salsa Moderna

If you’re looking to learn a new skill and meet new people as well, this place is for you! Salsa Moderna offers salsa dancing lessons for everyone, whether you’re a new or experienced dancer.

This is an excellent way to meet and interact with new people – plus you won’t have two left feet the next time you go out dancing.

The classes are about $8 to $12 per class, so this is a great,  inexpensive way to make new friends and improve your dancing skills!

Address: Suite 1 – 2727 Quadra Street

Any non-profit/charity organization in Victoria

This is an excellent way to both give back to the community and meet new people! Victoria has several different organizations that are always looking for people of all ages who are eager to help out with different projects.

It’s a great way to make new friends and help out your fellow human being, animal, or the environment as well.

You can find many organizations looking for volunteers on Volunteer Victoria online, as well check out Mustard Seed and Our Place Society.

Come out and meet new friends at these fun locations!