Friday, January 17, 2020

Hannah Koning

UVic student and Freelance Writer at Victoria Buzz. If you’ve got a story, I probably want to write it:

Victoria-based playwright makes debut of compelling new show at Intrepid Theatre

'Secret/e' is raw, emotional, and self-aware. We give it a 4.5/5 rating.

7 unique local bookstores to find the perfect rainy day book in Victoria

Including Vancouver Island's oldest antiquarian bookshop! 📚

Acclaimed explosive dramedy play ‘Bang Bang’ debuts in Victoria

The audience laughed, cried, and ostensibly left feeling shaken to the core.

7 art shows you need to check out across Victoria this month

Take in some of the most vibrant and creative artwork in the city!

5 places to go mini-golfing in Victoria this summer

Putt your mini golf skills to the test! ⛳️

This downtown Victoria shop is home to some seriously weird stuff

Like Frida Kahlo embodied in a taxidermied rat, wearing a little black bun 😳

5 eateries that serve healthy raw meals in Victoria

Eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring!

8 fresh meals to make with seasonal farmers’ market produce in Victoria

So you know exactly what ingredients to pick up! 🍓

Opinion: Why you should support local Victoria charities instead of The Salvation Army

Taking a look at the history of one major organization this Pride month

12 Greater Victoria farmers’ markets you need to visit this summer

'Tis the season for fresh, local produce!

9 places to go thrift shopping in and around Victoria

I'm gonna pop some tags, only got 20💲in my pocket 🎶🛍

8 unique picnic spots you may not know about in and around Victoria

Now that the weathers starting to warm up! ☀️

5 unique chocolatey treats you need to try in Victoria

For the adventurous chocolate connoisseur 🍫🤤

Here’s how you can find some of Victoria’s 200+ little free libraries

The search for your next great read could end at one of these adorable book shelters 📚

View Royal on track to legalize distribution of recreational cannabis

“We want to make sure we do it right.”

5 places to play tabletop games in and around Victoria

Who's down for some D&D? Cards Against Humanity? Settlers of Catan? 🎲

6 eateries that cater to both meat-lovers and vegetarians in Victoria

Vegetarians and meat-lovers unite! 🍽

UVic hosts 5th annual Mental Health Awareness week featuring internationally acclaimed artist

Shane Koyczan is a spoken word artist from Penticton whose poem has over 23 million views on YouTube

5 holiday treats to make with locally sourced goods on Vancouver Island

Fudge and gin and cookies, oh my! ❄️

5 Polar Bear Swims on Vancouver Island to help you start the new year...

Nothing like a dip in the icy Pacific to ring in the new year!

5 last minute Christmas markets to finish your holiday shopping at

Some of these are happening right now!

Victoria theatre festival featuring queer-positive stories happening this weekend

A variety of unique performances you won't want to miss! 🎭

Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming electoral reform referendum in BC

Only 1.4% of British Columbians have returned their ballot so far