(photo by Travis Devonport)

One of Victoria’s most anticipated holiday gatherings returned to downtown Victoria this weekend after a two year hiatus due to the pandemic.

On Saturday, December 10th, the 44th annual Tuba Christmas packed Market Square for its first in-person music spectacle since 2019.

Worldwide, dating back to 1974 where Tuba Christmas originated in New York City, this year marks the 48th anniversary for the festive Tuba performances. Today, these unique concerts perform in over 200 cities worldwide.

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Conductor, Paul Beauchesne, returned this year to bring a unified vision to the holiday performance in Victoria.

In case you couldn’t make it, we’ve got you covered with 17 stunning captures from the front row!

(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)
(Photo by Travis Devonport)

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