(Photo by Doug Clement Photography)

From an evening of music and comedy to becoming inspired to clean our coastlines and oceans, here are five things to do in and around Victoria today, Thursday November 14th.

Blues at the Ross Bay Pub with Mark Comerford

Live Music with Mark Comerford and Norm Piercy.

  • When: 6 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Where: Lucky Bar, 517 Yates Street

Save the Waves Film Festival at Patagonia Victoria

A night of films from Save The Waves environmental programs and campaigns. Save The Waves aims to educate and inspire audiences to protect their coastlines and oceans. The night will consist of a “short films program” followed by our feature film “Paige”.

Entry is by donation with all proceeds going towards Save The Waves and their goal of conserving surfing coastlines on an international scale. Beer will be provided by Driftwood Brewery.

  • When: 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Where: Lucky Bar, 517 Yates Street

Hip Hop Karaoke 5 year anniversary

Lucky Bar will be celebrating their 5th year anniversary of the Hip Hop karaoke night that has allowed people of all talent levels to get on stage and deliver their best verses for an equally lively crowd.

  • When: 10 p.m.
  • Where: Lucky Bar, 517 Yates Street

Comedy Night Darcy’s

Comedy Night is back! Darcy’s are excited to announce the 11th instalment of their Comedy Night series hosted by Morgan Cranny! Comedians include; Patrick McCann, Drew Farrance, Lenore Lemay, Elyott Ryan, Dan Duvall, and Mike Delamont

  • When: 8:30  p.m. to 1 a.m.
  • Where: Darcy’s Pub, 737 Goldstream Avenue

Royal BC Museum Maya: The Great Jaguar Rises exhibition

A rare artifact crucial to determining hitherto unknown facts about the ancient Mayan civilization has just made its way to Victoria.

  • When: May 17 – December 31, 2019
  • Where: Royal BC Museum, 675 Belleville Street