You’ve made it halfway through the week!

Whether you watch some great stand-up on the stage or even hit the stage yourself with open mic night, there’s a ton of fun to be had this Wednesday.

Murder Mystery Night: Death of a Bagman

For one night only, the club will turn into a Roaring 20’s speakeasy where everyone will have a chance to solve the mystery.

Appies provided and drinks available.

  • Where:  Kwench, 2031 Store Street
  • When: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Cost:  $30

Comedy Night at The Mint

The funniest way to spend a Wednesday is Phillips Comedy Night at The Mint! Each week Morgan Cranny and Drew Farrance bring the most hilarious comedian’s in the city together for a wonderful evening of food, drink and fun!

  • Where: The Mint Restaurant, 1414 Douglas Street
  • When: 8 p.m.
  • Cost: $10

Make Emergency Preparedness a New Year’s Resolution

Are you and your family prepared for an emergency such as a power outage, winter storm, earthquake or tsunami? Your family needs to have enough food, water and supplies to cope for at least seven days without outside assistance, depending on the emergency.

  • Where: Victoria City Hall Antechamber, 1 Centennial Square
  • When: 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • Cost: Free

Blender Presents: Talk to Trees/Shepard + MORE

Curated by Derry Hunley & Vinyl Envy, Blender night is a staple of the Victoria music community with quality local lineups and its always low cost

  • Where: Lucky Bar, 517 Yates Street
  • When: 9 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Mainstage Open Mic 16

On Wednesday evening, the Main Stage will again open up for all your sing song needs. Got a cover? Got an original? Want to bring it to the same stage that greats like The Dayglo Abortions have used?

  • Where: Logan’s Pub, 1821 Cook Street
  • When: 8 p.m.
  • Cost: Free