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Once you’ve attended one of the multiple memorial services happening in Greater Victoria, check out these family-friendly Remembrance Day sights and shows today:

An Afternoon of Remembrance at Fort Rodd Hill

Listen to local stories from World War I and World War II and visit the Maritime Museum of B.C. at the historic military sites of Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse.

There will be re-enactors from the Victoria-Esquimalt Military Re-enactors Association and hot chocolate by the campfire. Admission is free.

  • When: 12 p.m. — 4 p.m.
  • Where: Fort Rodd Hill, 603 Fort Rodd Hill Road

In Remembrance

The CapriCCio Vocal Ensemble will perform their annual Remembrance Day concert including O Canada, Reveille, and Josef Rheinberger’s Requiem. Tickets are $25.00, but admission is free for veterans and children 12 and under.

  • When: 2 p.m. — 4 p.m.
  • Where: Christ Church Cathedral, 930 Burdett Avenue

Remembrance Day Dance

Join the Commodores Big Band and vocalist Kim Greenwood for an afternoon of music and dance along with a free lunch.

If you plan to attend the service at Langford Cenotaph in Veterans Memorial Park, then this is the perfect close to your Remembrance Day.

  • When: 1:30 p.m. — 4 p.m.
  • Where: Langford Legion, 761 Station Avenue

Remembrance Illuminated

Come see a 20-minute show featuring photos of Canadians projected onto Christ Church Cathedral. The show is viewable from the Cathedral Commons, and there is also a Remembrance display inside the cathedral. Refreshments are available.

  • When: 7 p.m. — 9 p.m.
  • Where: Christ Church Cathedral, 930 Burdett Avenue

Are there any events that we missed? Let us know how you’ll be spending your Remembrance Day.


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