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5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Wednesday October 16th


This short week is already halfway through and we’ve got some events to brighten up your hump day! 

Here are 5 things to do in and around Victoria today:

IQ 2000 Trivia 

Test your wits at this brain-teasing weekly event with prizes, grilled specials, and of course the bragging of cerebral superiority. 

  • When: 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. 
  • Where: Smith’s Pub, 777 Courtney Street 

Paranormal Investigation

With Halloween creeping closer, try your hand at ghost hunting with the professionals using spectral equipment.

  • When: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. 
  • Where: Point Ellice House, 2616 Pleasant Street

Retailer Job Fair 

Are you looking for work before the holiday season? 

Make your way to the space across from Aritzia and bring your resume for this massive job fair offering positions at the retailers throughout Mayfair Shopping Centre. 

  • When: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Where: Mayfair Shopping Centre, 3147 Douglas Street 

Viking Night 

Experience a night fit for a warrior as you bust out your Viking attire (or don’t) and dine on pea soup, pancakes, and punsch at the Norway House. 

  • When: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. 
  • Where: 1110 Hillside Avenue 

Dads with Dads 

If you’re new to being a dad or looking for a support system, enjoy this evening of tea, coffee, snacks, and conversations about challenges you may be facing, among other fathers. 

  • When: 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Where: Centennial United Church,  612 David Street 
Joel Brewster
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