Friday, July 23, 2021

Seanna Wainman

Online Editor / Writer for Victoria Buzz. Have a story idea? I'd love to hear from you! Email me at

11 perks of being a Peninsula Co-op member you may have never known about

#1: They cut you a cheque at the end of the year ๐Ÿ˜‰

Here’s how you could win a tax-free $2.3 million in just a few clicks

Plus over 3000 other prizes - including a brand new sub-penthouse! ๐Ÿ˜ฒ

Westshore Town Centre is hosting a massive sale for one night only (CONTEST)

Plus there's a chance to win a gift basket worth over $130!

VicPD captures another snake slithering around downtown Victoria

Sssssssslightly suspicious. ๐Ÿค”

Vandals attempt to dig up and remove St. Francis statue at Esquimalt church

VicPD are seeking information on the incident.

Multiple Victoria fire departments sending trucks to mainland to help battle wildfires

There are currently nearly 200 active wildfires across BC.

These hot tips will keep your lawn and garden healthy during an even hotter...

Save your grass and $$$ on your water bill!

Take yourself on a 3-day culinary adventure at this Vancouver Island Resort

Featuring fine dining, spa treatments and boat tours ๐Ÿ˜

There’s a new keto-friendly cafe that just opened in downtown Victoria

4 words: Open-face bacon burger ๐Ÿคค

This Victoria summer camp is still accepting registrations for school-aged kids

It's not too late to schedule some summer fun! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Here’s how an RV trip can level up your Vancouver Island summer (CONTEST)

And a chance to win yourself a FREE week's RV rental!

7 must-have summer wardrobe essentials you can shop for right in Victoria (CONTEST)

Plus a chance to win a $50 gift card to snag some of them for yourself ๐Ÿ˜

11 snaps of Uptown’s brand new summer-themed interactive mural (PHOTOS)

It's the largest of its kind in the city! ๐Ÿ˜ฒ

Victoria Royals announce date for 2021-22 season home opener

This will be the first time they hit the ice at SOFMC since the pandemic began! ๐Ÿ’

Vancouver Island’s largest dispensary also offers cannabis education

Do you know your strains?

Here’s how you can nominate a ‘giving heart’ for National Philanthropy Day

To recognize the importance of working together for the common good ๐Ÿ’™

5 thrilling things you can do at this massive adventure park in Colwood

Are you up for the challenge? ๐Ÿ˜ฑ

One of BC’s largest auto dealerships is coming to the West Shore

Are you a truck person or a jeep person? ๐Ÿค”

This play-based summer camp is perfect for the whole family

Bring your bubble and enjoy a little slice of paradise! ๐ŸŒž

Here’s when to expect lane closures on the Pat Bay Highway over the next...

Closures will occur mainly in the evening.

$10,000 mountain bike stolen from young athlete staying at downtown Victoria hotel

VicPD caught surveillance video of the suspect.

Mayfair Shopping Centre under new ownership with long-term plans for redevelopment

The centre was formerly owned by Ivanhoรฉ Cambridge.

Victoria just got an upgrade with this all new health and wellness centre

The first of its kind in Canada!

Wednesday’s high temperatures broke 14 records across the province

The Malahat area got up to 28.6 degrees! ๐Ÿฅต

‘Welcome to Victoria’ sign returns to Inner Harbour to kickoff the summer

The iconic flower display has been around since 1954.

A ‘hot and dry’ summer is on the horizon for BC according to the...

Victoria is expected to see above-normal temperatures ๐ŸŒž

Beloved beer and meat festival to return to Victoria in September

Carnivores and beer lovers unite! ๐Ÿ–
BC Transit Bus Lane

BC Transit offering free bus rides all day Wednesday to mark Clean Air Day

And cyclists can ride for free until the end of the week for Bike to Work Week!

Sample local wine, ciders and spirits with this Vancouver Island ‘passport’

Snag your discount code below โฌ‡๏ธ

11 great places to visit on Vancouver Island in an RV this summer (CONTEST)

And WIN yourself a free 7-day RV rental here! ๐Ÿ•๏ธ

Indoor fitness classes, local outdoor sports activities return as part of BC’s latest ‘restart...

Spectators at all sports activities are still not allowed at this time.

Win a two-night staycation at this sweet seaside hotel in Sidney (CONTEST)

Including gourmet breakfast for two and a stay in their newest room ๐Ÿ˜

Voodoo doll of Mayor Lisa Helps turns up on Facebook Marketplace

Theyโ€™re asking $457. ๐Ÿคจ

This multi-million dollar lottery is over 95% sold out and tickets are going fast

With luxury homes, brand new cars and tons of cash prizes it's no wonder why! ๐Ÿ‘€

This Mayfair boutique is giving away $50 gift cards to 6 lucky winners (CONTEST)

Hands up if you're in need of a new summer wardrobe! ๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ

Vancouver Island’s largest cannabis retailer has donated over $250k to local charities

And they just celebrated their 6th anniversary!

WIN a $50 gift card to Health Essentials in Victoria for their 10th anniversary...

And stop by for massive deals all weekend long! ๐Ÿฅณ

22 patios in Sidney by the Sea you need to visit this summer (CONTEST)

And you could win a $50 gift card to one of them! ๐Ÿฅ‚

Feds handing out extra $300 benefit this month to Canadians with kids under 6

And some people could get up to $600 per child! ๐Ÿ‘€

This Lottery Bonus gets you either a brand new car or $22,000 in cold...

Which one would you choose? ๐Ÿค”

Start your morning off right with sunrise yoga at Oak Bay Beach Hotel (CONTEST)

Rise and shine - you could win two free passes! โ˜€๏ธ

29 places to get the best milkshakes in and around Victoria

Yes, these bring all the boys to the yard. ๐Ÿฅค

Tackle dinner time like a boss with this local meal-kit delivery service (CONTEST)

All of the fun without all of the stress!