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Get ready, Victoria.

This Thursday is about observation and exploration of the self (beer and trivia counts too, right?).

Treat yourself to an educational and centering yoga session, find something new at an art gallery opening, witness acting at its finest, and more!

Here are 5 things to do in and around Victoria on Thursday, June 8th:

Summer Small Works Show & Sale

Featuring original works by local artists, this annual show and sale opening isn’t one you want to miss!

Find a variety of different styles and mingle with the artists at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.

  • Where: 1040 Moss Street
  • When: Thursday, June 8th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Victoria One-Act Play Festival

This Thursday marks the kickoff of the Victoria One-Act Play Festival at the Belfry Theatre!

They invite you to experience the magic of live theatre and to come and check out the diverse lineup of acts they’ve prepared.

Tickets can be purchased online!

  • Where: 1291 Gladstone Avenue
  • When: Thursday, June 8th to Saturday, June 10th

Folk Night at The Mint

Catch another incredible night of original music performed by local artists — Thursday will feature Rob Fillo, Elan Noon, and Dogme96.

Grab a glass of your favorite drink and soak up the cozy and intimate atmosphere!

Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door.

  • Where: 1414 Douglas Street
  • When: Thursday, June 8th at 7:30 p.m. 

World Oceans Day Yoga in Victoria

Join yogi, author, surfer, and Blissologist, Eoin Finn for a World Oceans Day yoga session.

It will begin with an 8-minute pecha-kucha-style presentation on his work to unite the teachings of yoga and ecology followed by fluid and peaceful vinyasa practice. 

Open to all levels! Tickets are $45 and can be purchased here

  • Where: One Yoga Victoria, 239 Menzies Street
  • When: Thursday, June 8th from 7 p.m. to 8:40 p.m.

Trivia at Smiths Pub Attic

Thinktank has organized a night of trivia for you at Smiths Pub! 

The Attic is the upstairs section of the pub and is opening after a long hiatus. 

They welcome you for a night of drinking, banter, and fun!

  • Where: 777 Courtney Street
  • When: Thursday, June 8th from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

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