Hey folks, this will likely be our last weekday “Things to do” for a little while as we work through rising COVID-19 cases and new restrictions. We will continue Things To Do for the weekends!
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 on Tuesday, November 17th:
In this armchair travel extravaganza, Paul Ferguson, history collection manager at the Royal BC Museum and a war historian, will give his dream itinerary of Canadian war sites in Europe including where to stay and maybe even what to eat.
Laugh Riot – a new biweekly comedy series sponsored by Riot Brewing Co. at the Victoria Event Centre.
November 17th Line-Up:
Emily Woods, Rosa Graham, Bo Essery, Ty Lemon, James Boyle, Julya Van Der Sloot, Evan Mumford, Dylan Williams
- When: 7:45 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
- Where: Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad Street
Join the Oak Bay Beach Motel in the David Foster Foundation Theatre as they showcase some of their favourite musicals in the month of November. 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 liquorice.
Theatre seating is offered for groupings of 2 to 6, ensuring the provincial health guidelines and physical distancing protocols of the hotel. To minimize interactions and the need to line up, guests can take advantage of text-to-seat beverage purchasing.
- When: 7:15 p.m. to 10 p.m.
- Where: Oak Bay Beach Hotel, 1175 Beach Drive
Introducing…..Trivial Tuesday: A Fun Spin on Trivial Pursuit with Sixty Watt Trivia!
Build a team of up to 6 players, answer questions correctly and complete your pie. But roll the wrong number and you’ll give another team a chance to block you from collecting your pie piece.
Packed with a mixture of different categories including audio questions, Trivial Tuesday is something Sixty Watt Trivia has never done, a new and competitive format designed specifically for the Board with Friends Cafe!
The fee for a table to join in a battle your way to a full pie and the prize is $5 per table.
All players on Trivial Tuesday Night will be granted a bonus of 10% off any purchase of a board game that evening as well!
- When: 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
- Where: Board with Friends, 705 Johnson Street
James Bay United Church and the Victoria Jazz Community continue to be partnered together during the COVID-19 closures to bring you personal interviews with Victoria’s finest musicians. We hear about their influencers and musical passions and gain some insight through the playlists that they select for us through the evening.