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From a rematch between the Royal and Winterhawks to Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. here 5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Wednesday December 12th

Victoria Royals vs Portland Winterhawks

Victoria and Portland are back at it again today. The Victoria Royals scored five unanswered goals in the opening 40 minutes to overcome a 2-0 deficit and earn a 7-4 victory over the Portland Winterhawks Tuesday night. The team was sparked by Tarun Fizer’s first career hat-trick. Things were getting feisty last night and this back-to-back match should be good!

  • When: Doors open at 6 p.m. Puck drops at 7:05 p.m.
  • Where: Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre, 1925 Blanshard Street

The Further Adventures of Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

The Further Adventures of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Eat, Pray, Glow!) is a cheerful holiday pantomime suitable for the whole family, and hosted by well-loved local celebrity, Howie Siegel, owner of Victoria’s own Pagliacci’s. Join Rudolph and friends in their fun-filled quest to save Santa and get their glow back in a 90-minute romp featuring singing, dancing, and comedy. The performance will have one intermission, and a relaxed approach to noise and movement from the audience. This includes the freedom to come and go to a designated relief area to take a break from the performance if necessary. With a creative team known for such hits as Ride the Cyclone, the Rocky Horror Show, The War of 1812, and many more! be sure not to miss this all-ages seasonal treat.

  • When: 7 p.m.
  • Where: The Roxy, 2658 Quadra St

The Showdown: Drag Night!

10 of the city’s best Drag Performers bring their a-games in a full-on, costumed-up, made-over, death drop filled, King vs Queen competition like none other, vying for your vote to win $200.00 CASH as well as the illustrious Showdown Crown!

  • When: 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
  • Where: Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad Street

Comedy Night at the Mint

Each week Morgan Cranny and Drew Farrance bring the most hilarious comedian’s in the city together for a wonderful evening of fun at the best venue for stand up comedy in Victoria.

  • When: Doors at 7 p.m. Show at 8 p.m. Shows often sell out so get there early!
  • Where: The Mint Restaurant, 1414 Douglas Street

The Doll Shop Christmas | Horror Escape Room

Enter the abandoned Doll Shop in hopes of turning the place around before Christmas. Many secrets are hidden behind the walls of the infamous Doll Shop, will you find the clues to solve the mystery before it’s too late?

  • When: 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Where: From now until January 13th


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