Thursday, June 24, 2021


13 things to do in and around Victoria this weekend, June 19th-20th

Don’t forget it’s Father’s Day on Sunday!

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

It's the largest of its kind in the city! 😲

There’s an interactive mural festival happening in Fernwood this month

A shared celebration of art and community!

11 local gift ideas you can surprise dad with this Father’s Day weekend

Support local while celebrating dad!

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

To recognize the importance of working together for the common good 💙

Here’s how you can book a pop-up theatre show in Victoria

The mobile theatre has a “pay-what-you-can” model.

11 things to do in and around Victoria this weekend, June 12th-13th

Cloudy weekend ahead! ☁️

Victoria cancels virtual Canada Day broadcast in light of 215 residential school deaths

A broadcast guided by Lekwungen people will air later this summer.

5 abandoned Vancouver Island sites and their history

Ghost towns and crash sites 👻

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

Bring your bubble and enjoy a little slice of paradise! 🌞

Here’s a list of places you could catch a surprise concert in Victoria this...

Surprise concerts will occur at parks and plazas.

9 photos of this all-new immersive experience in downtown Victoria

Stop by and snap a selfie in the name of self-care! 📸

Mount Washington opens this weekend for ziplining, sightseeing, and mountain biking

The zipline can get up to speeds of 100 km/hr.

9 things to do in and around Victoria this weekend, June 5th-6th

Support local artists 🎭

Beloved beer and meat festival to return to Victoria in September

Carnivores and beer lovers unite! 🍖

‘Gather in Remembrance of the Children’ with candlelight vigil in Victoria tonight

Don’t forget to wear your orange shirts.

Victoria-based brewery releases first-ever crypto beer in North America

WTF is an NFT? We explain.

Win two tickets to this Vancouver Island fishing derby (CONTEST)

Just in time for Father's Day! 🎣

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

Snag your discount code below ⬇️

Donate a “Laundry Hamper of Love” and support young moms in Victoria

Help reach the goal of 30 hampers by June 15th!

6 things to do in and around Victoria this long weekend, May 22nd –...

Farmer’s Markets, art tours, and berries! 🍓

13 ideas for fun and romantic dates in Victoria this spring

Time to spice things up! 🔥
Big Gay Dog Walk Pride

Victoria Pride Society festivities set for another virtual celebration this summer

You don’t have to be in person to be proud.

Registration for BC Children’s Hospital Foundation’s virtual race for kids is now open

Included is a month-long activities calendar.
Sidney Street Market

Sidney Street Market reopens at Mary Winspear Centre

The market runs every Sunday until October 10th.

5 outdoor fitness classes to check out in and around Victoria

Spin, sun, and sweat! 😎

Stars on Ice set to return to Save On Food Memorial Centre in Victoria...

Bring on the events, please!

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

And stop by for massive deals all weekend long! 🥳

Two major Vancouver Island festivals postponed until 2022

We'll have to wait another year 🤠 😭

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

Rise and shine - you could win two free passes! ☀️

Large events not likely to happen this summer in BC: Dr. Bonnie Henry

Smaller arts festivals are more likely.

Three Saanich parks approved to host food trucks all summer long

Because eats on wheels just taste better 😎

Food trucks and vendors set to return to Victoria’s inner harbour this weekend

From jewelry and artwork, to lemonade and mini donuts.

Victoria Ale Trail supports local breweries and rewards local beer lovers

Cheers to beers and supporting local! 🍻

These 10 restaurants in Victoria will be a part of ‘La Pizza Week’

Kicking off this weekend! 🍕

Snowbirds set to return to the skies over Comox Valley this spring

Keep your eyes on the skies May 4th.
Orcas Displays

A whale of a tale: Orcas exhibition at Royal BC Museum opens to public

Orcas: our shared future runs until January 2022.

Saanich Fair begins planning some form of return this summer

The 152nd Saanich Fair returns after a hiatus in 2020 due to COVID-19.
NPNA Market 2

North Park Neighbourhood Association brings market to Royal Athletic Park

The market is running until August.

30 must-see cherry blossom locations in and around Victoria

We’ll take cherry blossom blizzards over snow blizzards any day 😉

Show off your dance moves and be a part of this ‘Dance Across Victoria’...

Get your videos in by March 22nd to be featured!

You could win a brand new Nintendo Switch in this Uptown scavenger hunt

Race ya to the finish line! 👀

Celebrate the arrival of spring with your very own homemade flower crown (CONTEST)

Featuring a DIY workshop, and a chance to win a box of Purdy's Chocolates!
SS Valencia

A new ghostly exhibit opens at the Maritime Museum of BC this week

"Shipwrecks are popular stories."

Organizer of Northwest Deuce Days cancels Victoria event over road network design

"A big thank you to Victoria for all of the bike lanes"