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5 things to do in and around Victoria this Tuesday, April 9th


Welcome to Tuesday, Victoria!

The sun is making some much-needed appearances and is supposed to hover around the “partly-cloudy” mark for the day.

If you still find it to be a little too cold for outdoor adventures, there are some marvelous indoor activities such as catching an IMAX film, proving your extensive knowledge at trivia, or enjoying a wholesome brunch at Nourish.

Here’s 5 things to do in and around Victoria on Tuesday, April 9th:

Victorious Voices Semi-Finals

Come and show your support for the young voices in poetry at the Victorious Voices Sem-Finals at the Victoria Event Centre (VEC)!

There are eight teams of four to six poets, all competing with combinations of team slams and solo poems.

If you’re dying to see who claims the champion title in the finals, come back to VEC on April 10th!

Admission is $5 for youth and $10 for adult.

  • Where: VEC, 1415 Broad Street
  • When: Tuesday, April 9th at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:15 p.m.)

Catch an IMAX Film

If you’re looking for the best movie-watching experience, catch an IMAX film!

One of the current featured shows includes Jane Goodall – Reasons for Hope—an uplifting journey around the globe that highlights inspirational news stories.

Perhaps she’ll even inspire you to make a difference!

Tickets are $12 for general adult admission, and it’s showing at both 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

  • Where: BC Royal Museum, 675 Belleville Street
  • When: Tuesday, April 9th at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Benji’s Trivia at Whistle Buoy

Time to dust off your thinking caps and secure them tight!

Benji’s Trivia Night at Whistle Buoy Brewing is back for another round of mind-benders and stumpers to test the extent of your knowledge.

Cost depends on the size of your team—reserve your table here! Winning team gets a $60 gift card to the brewery.

  • Where: Whistle Buoy Brewing, Market Square, Lower Courtyard, #63, 560 Johnson Street
  • When: Tuesday, April 9th at 7:30 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.)

Brunch at Nourish Kitchen & Cafe

Enjoy a delicious, quality brunch at Nourish Kitchen & Cafe!

They’re known for their casual, vegetable forward food, and everything is served in a gorgeous heritage home in the heart of James Bay.

Treat yourself to a signature latte while you’re there!

  • Where: Nourish Kitchen & Cafe, 225 Quebec Street
  • When: Tuesday, April 9th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Maude’s Trivia Night

Widely popular and always worth the trip, Maude’s returns for another Tuesday of epic trivia!

Bring your team and get ready to crank out some wild facts, play along to win prizes, and treat yourself to some of Maude’s delicious beer-battered fries and beer on tap.

Trivia starts at 8 p.m. but make sure to come early — especially if you have a larger table, otherwise you’ll have to come back next week!

No fee to play.

  • Where: Maude Hunter’s Pub, 3810 Shelbourne Street
  • When: Tuesday, April 9th at 8 p.m.

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