February 6th
photo courtesy of Friends official Facebook page

Tonight is all about rapping — whether you’re spitting some classic Kanye at Hip Hop Karaoke or reciting the entirety of the Friends theme song at Darcy’s trivia night. 

Whatever your chosen genre, here are five great things to do this Thursday, February 6th.

Hip Hop Karaoke

Hip Hop Karaoke was created for the inner Killer Mike in all of us. Originating from hip hop’s home in NYC, it’s your chance to kick your favourite rhymes, outside of the shower, at a dope venue in a great atmosphere. 

PS – There’s no teleprompter — this isn’t your traditional karaoke!

  • When: 10:00 p.m. to late
  • Where: Lucky Bar, 517 Yates Street

Drag, Queers, and Beers 4

Romance is in the air. Heart-eye emojis are on the mind. The season of cupids, love and heart-shaped candy is here. Phillips Brewery is turning the Tasting Room into a runway with performances from three of the city’s hottest drag artists. This event will have plenty of sweet party vibes, tart performance numbers, and a few tasty surprises. 

  • When: 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Where: Phillips Tasting Room, 2010 Government Street

Friends Trivia Night at Darcy’s Westshore

Darcy’s Pub Westshore & IQ 2000 are pleased to present a Friends Trivia Night!  A night to celebrate and test your knowledge of one of our favourite sitcoms Friends. Fans of the iconic 90s show will be tested by multiple rounds of trivia questions. In addition, we will be having an epic costume contest. Dress up as your favourite character from an episode for a chance to win some great prizes!

  • When: 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Where: Darcy’s Pub in Westshore, 737 Goldstream Avenue

Legal Observer Training at UVic

Legal observers are volunteers who support the legal rights of individuals participating in direct action, protests and acts of civil disobedience in order to provide independent witness accounts of police behaviours. 

On February 6th, Indigenous water protectors and professors and students from UVic’s Law School will teach attendees how to legally observe future protests and actions. 

  • When: 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Room 159, Fraser Building, UVic, 3800 Finnerty Road

Government of Canada Hiring Fair

No matter what you’ve studied, there’s an opportunity for you with the Government of Canada. On February 6, come meet representatives from 15+ federal government departments and agencies right here on campus! Learn about job opportunities and see where you can make a difference.

  • When: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
  • Where: Michele Pujol Room, Student Union Building, UVic, 3800 Finnerty Road