(Mayfair Shopping Centre / Aloha Friday Photo Bus)

It may already be halfway through, but summer time is still in full swing in Victoria.

And what better way to celebrate than a sizzling series of pop-up concerts AND an epic block party with tons of fun and prizes?

We’re here to tell you to that Mayfair Shopping Centre is bringing the heat, with a whole schedule of fun, safe and family-friendly events this August right in their own backyard.

Even better? We’ve partnered with Mayfair to give away $200 in shopping centre gift cards – contest details are below!

Summer Concert Series

After their first concert in the series was met with much success, Mayfair’s Summer Concert Series continues with a completely complimentary way to enjoy the sounds and sights of live music from award-winning collective of professional musicians Cascadia Strings on their outdoor patio – here’s a list of each week’s theme:

  • Saturday, August 7th – “An Afternoon at the Movies”
  • Saturday, August 21st – “Canada from Coast to Coast”
  • Saturday, August 28th – “Throwback Mixtape”

Each concert runs from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. on the above dates, and you’re welcome to enjoy a bite or a refreshing beverage from one of Mayfair’s retailers outside of the Blanshard Street entrance – you can RSVP here!

Summer Block Party

Sandwiched in between the summer concert dates will be Mayfair’s Summer Block Party, happening Sunday, August 15th from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Join this fun-filled block party filled with photo ops, free ice cream, a live DJ and more, this will be one summer event you won’t want to miss – don’t forget to RSVP.

It will include:

  • Free Purdy’s Ice Cream bars (for the first 100 guests)
  • A complimentary photo opportunity from Four Frames Photo Bus featuring the Aloha Friday Party Bus
  • 9-hole mini golf and arcade games
  • Throwback music played by a live DJ

What you could win

To celebrate another month of summer, Mayfair is giving away $200 worth of gift cards to their retailers who suit the season the most, including:

  • $100 gift card for Sunglass Hut
  • $50 gift card for Bikini Village
  • $25 gift card for Indigo
  • $25 gift card for Orange Julius

Here’s how to win it:


For a chance to WIN a $200 in gift cards to Mayfair retailers, complete one or more of the following:

  1. LIKE Mayfair Shopping Centre on Facebook and leave a comment below telling us once you have. (1 entry)
  2. FOLLOW Mayfair Shopping Centre on Instagram and leave a comment below telling us once you have. (1 entry)
  3. SHARE this post on Facebook and/or Twitter and leave a comment below telling us once you have. (1 entry)

Contest entries will be accepted from time and date of publishing until 11:59 p.m. PST on August 19th. One winner will be chosen at random and contacted through the platform they enter within 24 hours of the contest closing. Good luck!

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