From a dose laughter to a screening of Dirty Dancing, this Tuesday is full of everything you need to recover from the Monday blues.

As you head out to activities and events, please follow the restrictions and guidelines that these businesses require to keep their employees and patrons safe during the pandemic.

As always, wash your hands, wear masks, practice physical distancing, and stay home if you feel sick or show symptoms!

Without further ado, here are five things to do today, Tuesday July 14th:

ECFA Picnic

Come join us for our second summer family picnic at Cadboro Bay park! Bring your own food and drinks, and enjoy some social time together.

  • When: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Where: Cadboro-Gyro Park, 2625 Sinclair Road

Cuban Salsa at Fairfield

To register, simply show up at the beginning of classes. Open to all. Learn cool steps in these two popular dances. An excellent foundation for all Latin dancing!

  • When: 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Where: Fairfield Gonzales Community Association, 1330 Fairfield Road

Sult Mine Open Mic!

Sult’s comedy night is back in business, baby! The new and improved open mic is now on Tuesdays, along with full measures to protect audiences and comedians.

For the first night back, moustache-man Patrick McCann will be hosting and the hilarious Mikey Dubs will be featuring!

  • When: Sign up at 7 p.m., Show starts at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: SüLT Pierogi Bar, 609 Yates Street

VIP Summer Screenings: Dirty Dancing

The Oak Bay Beach Hotel has launched its new VIP Summer Screenings. A combination of Classic films and new releases will be presented in their David Foster Foundation Theatre each Tuesday evening throughout the summer.

Dirty Dancing will feature tonight. While holidaying with her parents at a placid resort, Frances is smitten with the resort’s rebellious dance instructor. Her father opposes their relationship which creates a rift between him and her.

Each ticket includes complimentary parking, one glass of sparkling wine, a bottle of water, local charcuterie board and pre-packed theatre snacks such as popcorn and licorice. Tickets are $40 each and physical distancing measures are in place.

  • When: Doors open at 7:40 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m.
  • Where: The Oak Bay Beach Hotel, 1175 Beach Drive

Live Music Happy Hour at Pagliacci’s Restaurant

Pagliacci’s will be hosting live bands daily outside on their patio, with no cover and there will be drink specials.

  • When: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Where: 1011 Broad Street