Thursday is here and the week is almost done! Here’s some highlighted events and goings-on about town for August 27th.
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, Thursday, August 27:
Victoria Django Society hosts Nick La Riviere and Club Voltaire for a night of Roma Swing at Hermann’s Jazz Club. La Riviere is an accomplished trombonist who has toured internationally with bands such as the Juno award winning Paperboys, Michael Kaeshammer, 54-40, and Adonis Puentes. 50 in-person tickets at $25 each will be sold, or you can live-stream it online for a donation amount of your choosing..
- When: 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Where: Hermann’s Jazz Club, 753 View St.
- To Register: Book online at hermannsjazz.com
The Esquimalt Farmers Market has just one month left in its season, so be sure to check it out before it’s too late. The pet-free market offers a bevy of growers and producers of locally-grown food and artisan goods.
- When: 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Where: Bullen Park, 527 Fraser St.
The Loft returns with SuperSauce’s “Rockstar Nights” weekly event! Live music and band bingo will be on offer – don’t know what that means? Don’t worry! All will be explained at the event; just be sure to bring your smartphone so you can take part in interactive games. $10 cover gets you entry to a night of fun, shennanigans, and 80’s to Modern Rock.
- When: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
- Where: The Loft Pub, 229 Gorge Rd. East
Submersive Tribe is a collaboration-driven collective that offers artist studios, and a creative co-working environment to our community. If you’re interested in getting to know the humans behind the collective, this event is for you. Ask your burning questions, or just sit back in a cozy and groovy environment with some cool folks and listen to an eclectic mix of music.
- When: 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
- Where: The Mint, 1414 Douglas St.
Starting Thursday August 6th, 2020, join the Downtown Community Centre at the Board Game Café to play games in a supported team environment.
- When: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
- Where: Downtown Community Centre, 755 Pandora Ave.