Cordova Bay
Cordova Bay (photo via Instagram @kels.brooks)

You’ve made it through the week, time to celebrate!

Whether it’s with tons of different music options (Samba, anyone?), a fantastic hockey game, or even some creative fun, you can kick-off the weekend in style with plenty to do!

Drawful

An interactive drawing experience where viewers can enjoy a hot drink and watch or draw along with local gaming artists. They will be playing some ‘DRAWFULLY’ silly art games that will undoubtedly result in something beautiful!
  • Where: Ground Control Cafe, 777 Fort Street
  • When: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

The Ramores, Riffhëist, Vic City Rejects

The Ramores from Vancouver are returning for their annual rocking of Logan’s Pub!!
Playing all your most loved Ramones songs with a style and sophistication that will make you think you are actually watching Joey and the gang.
  • Where: Logan’s Pub, 1821 Cook St
  • When: 9 p.m. – 12:45 a.m.
  • Cost: Get your tickets here

ISSAMBA – Your Unforgettable Experience filled with African Rooted Rhythms

ISSAMBA promotes and brings together music from across African cultures to present a unified African groove. Immerse yourself in a mix of African instruments, traditional rhythms, and dancing styles. These artists will travel from abroad, gracing BC with their special talents and sharing aspects of their culture with you.

  • Where: Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad Street
  • When: 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
  • Cost: Get your tickets here

Victoria Royals vs. Kelowna Rockets

Come out and cheer on your very own Victoria Royals as they battle against long time foe, the Kelowna Rockets.

  • Where: Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre, 1925 Blanshard Street
  • When: Doors open at 6 p.m.
  • Cost:  Get your tickets here

We Roll for Creole | A Charity Casino For Help Fill A Dream

Guests will stroll down the red carpet — “paparazzi” in tow — to find their favourite casino and mid-way style games, live jazz, and a dance floor. We’ll also have a live auction and silent auction, a cash bar to whet your whistler, an array of appetizers, and a Nail Drive Competition.

Gambling, dancing, games, food and fun with proceeds going to the Help Fill a Dream Foundation.

  • Where: Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa, 100 Harbour Road
  • When: 5:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
  • Cost: Get your tickets here