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Happy Tuesday, Victoria!

From a salmon trivia night (in support of wild BC salmon) to a stellar line-up of local drag performers, here are 5 things to do in and around Victoria today.

Music in the Park – Rudd Park

Head down to Rudd Park for an evening of free music and more!

Bring a blanket and a picnic and mingle with your neighbours over some great live tunes performed by Arf the Dog. Face painting for kids and food is also available for purchase at this family friendly event.

  • When: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Where: Rudd Park, 3258 Irma Street

Salmon Trivia Night!

Spice up your weekly trivia night with nautical related knowledge all in support of BC’s wild salmon!

Head down to Moon Under Water Brewpub for a trivia night that features great prizes with all proceeds going towards the Watershed Watch Salmon Society! Teams of up to 5 are allowed. Plus, it’s Taco Tuesday at the brewpub, with delicious tacos on special!

  • When: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Where: Moon Under Water Brewpub, 350B Bay Street

Esquimalt Eco Champs

Join the Esquimalt Eco Champs for their final free summer program, designed to help teach children ages 3-6 how to approach their environment in a greener, more sustainable way!

Today’s interactive and educational presentation takes place at the Esquimalt Community Garden at Anderson Park.

  • When: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: Anderson Park, 835 Colville Road

Free Yoga at Willows Beach

Come enjoy a sunny summer evening at beautiful Willows Beach with free outdoor yoga!

Everyone, regardless of skill level, is welcome to come, just make sure to bring your mat or towel! The free yoga lesson is hosted by Ajna Yoga and Oak Bay Parks and Recreation.

  • When: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Willows Beach, Oak Bay

Dinner & A Drag Show VI

The legendary Chaz Avery and Stevie O’Brian are returning to the Mint tonight for their sixth installment of Dinner & A Drag Show!

Enjoy a spectacular performance by 6 local drag stars over delicious food and late night happy hour specials. While the Mint is an all ages venue, some numbers may feature mature content.

  • When: 8:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Where: The Mint, 1414 Douglas Street