Wednesday, April 14, 2021


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"

4 spots you can watch the HMCS Calgary’s sail past this Friday

Before it departs to Asia! 🚢

Parksville cancels beach festival for 2nd year due to COVID-19

They're optimistic about returning in 2022!

Wounded Warrior marathon run postponed until April due to COVID-19

The popular marathon happens every February 21st.

445 new cases, ten more deaths reported in latest B.C. COVID-19 update

21 new cases recorded by Island Health. One new case of new Nigerian variant.

10 romantic things to do in and around Victoria this Valentine’s Day

It's gonna be a cold one, let us heat things up for you 🔥
New Year's eve

8 ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve safely in Victoria 

Whether you're dining out or staying in, there's a little bit of something for everyone!

20 places to get your Christmas tree chipped in and around Victoria

Time to wrap up a unique holiday season 🎄

Victoria HarbourCats to kick off 2021 with ‘Fill the RV’ food drive on New...

Start your year off with a home run! ❤️
Langford Fire Santa Run

Langford Santa Run routes announced for Christmas Eve

Those interested in donating to the Goldstream food bank can do so online.

10 Victoria restaurants open for dine-in/takeout on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Merry Christmas and a happy food coma! 🍽

There’s a Christmas car cruise happening tonight in Sidney

Featuring classic cars and more decked-out for the season! 🛻
North Saanich Christmas Lights

The 7th annual Victoria Buzz Christmas Lights Tour Map

It's our biggest list ever, and there's a virtual tour! 🎄

Take a virtual tour through this year’s Festival of Trees at the Bay Centre...

Grab a ☕ and cozy up for a trip through the forest of beautifully decorated trees!
Stuff the Bus BC Transit

BC Transit’s ‘Stuff the Bus’ returns with a COVID-safe event

The event was cancelled earlier but is back on!

7 ways to keep your holiday shopping safe, merry and bright this year

#5: FREE Holiday Parking at the Bay Centre 😍

Sidney’s popular Crafted Farmhouse Market is going virtual this weekend

Get your artisan holiday shopping done from the comfort of your own couch!

Here’s how you can join Victoria’s largest virtual holiday office party

Sip, sparkle and support a great cause this holiday season! 🥂

When and where to look out for BC Transit’s Santa Bus in Victoria this...

The Santa bus will be free to ride on two days this month!

Victoria drive-thru Christmas light show postponed due to COVID-19 regulations

The event was supposed to begin December 7.

4 ways you can help shine a light on youth homelessness in Victoria this...

Because everyone deserves a safe place to call home this Christmas ❤️

Fort Street businesses launch initiative to encourage shopping local this holiday season

With discounts, giveaways and festive decor ✨

Add your home or business to the 7th annual Victoria Buzz Christmas Lights Tour...

It's time to show off your hard work!

Westshore Town Centre is offering FREE Zoom calls with Santa this holiday season (CONTEST)

Enjoy a one-on-one virtual visit the big man in red himself! 🎅

One of Vancouver Island’s largest and longest running artisan markets goes virtual

Just in time for Christmas shopping!

Celebrate the Christmas season at Victoria’s iconic Craigdarroch Castle (CONTEST)

And you could WIN a pair of admission passes to experience it yourself!

Used Victoria creates new online opportunity to support local crafters this season

Make 2020 your year to buy locally handmade holiday gifts online!

9 safe and distanced Christmas activities happening in Sidney this holiday season (CONTEST)

With a chance to win over $3000 in gift cards to Sidney businesses!

You can now ‘take home’ Victoria’s famed Cheese and Meat Festival (CONTEST)

And we're giving away $200 prize packs to TWO lucky winners! 🧀

The 29th Annual Festival of Trees has officially kicked off at the Bay Centre

Don't forget to stop by and check out the Victoria Buzz tree! 💜

Westshore Town Centre has released an exclusive Christmas Variety Special (CONTEST)

And you could win a $200 prize pack full of goodies just for watching! 😍

Threshold Housing and Silk Road Tea brew up 12 Days of Tea gift boxes

All in support of at-risk youth!

There’s a magical 25-minute drive-thru Christmas light experience coming to Victoria

Be immersed in a holiday wonderland!

5 things to do in and around Victoria, Tuesday November 17th

Weekday Things To Do is going to be paused after today; weekends will continue!

Win a $75 gift card from this Vancouver Island tea maker just in time...

Spend it on Xmas gifts or keep it for yourself.. we won't tell 😉

8 things to do in and around Victoria this weekend, November 14th to 15th

Winter has come. But so has the craft crawl!
Uptown Mall Santa

Ice skating rink coming to Uptown for holiday season

Santa and the 52 foot Christmas tree will also be back.

Vendors across Greater Victoria to set up for physically distanced craft crawl this weekend

Grab a map and head to these vendors' driveways and studios!

5 things to do in and around Victoria today, Friday November 13th

It's Friday the 13th. In 2020. It's probably fine.

Win over $2000 in prizes with Merchant Quarters’ 12 Days of Christmas giveaway (CONTEST)

We'll draw one winner every day for all 12 days!

5 things to do in and around Victoria, Thursday November 12th

Don't forget to be COVID-safe at all events!