Happy Tuesday, Victoria!
On today’s agenda we have comedy to laugh at, open mics to listen to, quizzes to compete in, and more!
Without further ado, here are 5 things to do in and around Victoria today.
Looking for some quality late night laugh? Then head down to Lucky Bar for tonight’s comedy jam!
Local comic Mikey Dubs will be headlining the show alongside 8 other local and hilarious comedians!
- When: 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
- Where: Lucky Bar, 517 Yates Street
This fun and competitive quiz night is on at the Sticky Wicket tonight!
Sixty Watt Trivia is hosting the quiz, which is designed for teams of 8 people or less. The quiz has 4 hard hitting rounds of questions, and is completely free. There’s also prizes for the winning team!
When: 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where: The Sticky Wicket, 919 Douglas Street
Join Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps for casual but meaningful conversations at this public drop-in.
Rather than one-on-one appointments, these community discussions allow everyone to get involved and share their ideas or concerns about the city. Notes will be taken and passed along to relevant city departments if necessary.
- When: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
- Where: Victoria City Hall, 1 Centennial Square
Don’t miss Gorgeous Cafe’s weekly acoustic open mic night!
The evening is hosted by Gorgeous co-owner and Italian singer extraordinaire, Gino Marrelli! Acoustic guitar available and keyboard can be set up by request.
- When: 9:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
- Where: Gorgeous Cafe, 300 Gorge Road West
Tuesdays can only mean one thing, it’s a swing jazz and speakeasy kind of night! Get ready to step back in time to 1928 and listen to live swing jazz, sip on classic cocktails, and of course, dance!
Bootleggers and cocktail drinkers experienced or new are welcome, but people who know the speakeasy’s secret word will get one free drink! Free beginner swing dance lessons also take place during the live band’s break.
- When: 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
- Where: Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad Street