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Victoria, we’re nearly through the work week.

Make the most of your Thursday by checking out some of the awesome events happening in the city today. Enjoy!

Music Bingo Thursdays at Bart’s

Play Music Bingo Thursdays at Bart’s Pub to win great prizes every week! All regular music bingo winners each week will be automatically entered in a grand prize draw for a trip for two to Las Vegas for three nights including accommodation!

  • When: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Where:  Bartholomew’s Pub, 777 Douglas Street

Great Bear Rainforest Screening & Director Q & A

Pacific Wild and film Director Ian McAllister would like to invite you to a screening of the IMAX documentary, Great Bear Rainforest, Land of the Spirit Bear Narrated by Ryan Reynolds with music score by Academy Award®-winning composer, Hans Zimmer and Bleeding Fingers Music

Journey to a land of grizzlies, coastal wolves, whales and the all-white spirit bear — the rarest bear on earth — in the film Great Bear Rainforest. The largest intact temperate rainforest in the world—a place protected by the region’s indigenous people for millennia.

  • When: 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Where: IMAX Victoria, 675 Belleville Street

Esquimalt Farmers Market Indoor Market

EFM supports local growers and producers and those who engage in environmentally sound, farming practices. EFM encourages backyard farmers to help nourish their community with their quality products.

  • When: 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Esquimalt Recreation Centre, 527 Fraser Street

Beer and Chocolate

Explore the world of BEER with the Thirsty Writer, Joe Wiebe. Once each month, Joe shares insights into a different style of beer with us. Explore 8 beers in a friendly, relaxed environment, with a maximum of 14 guests per class. All beer fans welcome!

February : Beer + Chocolate

  • When: 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Vessel Liquor, 1609 Fort Street

Ria Mae at Capital Ballroom

Pop artist Ria Mae is showcasing songs from her upcoming EP, as well as other material, at Capital Ballroom. Mae has received Juno nominations for Album of the Year and Single of the Year.

  • When: 8 p.m. to midnight
  • Where: Capital Ballroom, 858 Yates Street