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Christmas

Help the homeless by lighting up the largest tree in Bastion Square this holiday...

Threshold Housing Society wants to light up the Bastion Square Christmas tree with 10,000 lights - but they need your help!

The 9th annual gingerbread showcase has begun this weekend

🎶 Run, run as fast as you can so you can go see the gingerbread man! 🎶

Uptown Shopping Centre will be hosting its 5th annual Christmas tree lighting tomorrow

You won't want to miss out on this quintessentially Victorian holiday tradition!
Bay Centre Festival of Trees

The 26th annual Festival of Trees is BACK at The Bay Centre (PHOTOS)

Here's how you can vote for your favourite tree and donate to the B.C. Children's Hospital at the same time!

Oak Bay Village will light up for its annual Christmas Festival next Sunday

Let the magic begin! ✨
James and Jamesy

Comedy duo James & Jamesy to bring “O Christmas Tea” to the Royal Theatre

Billed as "a rollicking Christmas romp through a world steeped in tea," the show promises to appeal to Monty Python and Dr. Seuss fans alike.
marijuana cannabis

This BC-based company just launched a cannabis Christmas calendar

We've all heard of a white Christmas, but what about a green one?

21 Christmas craft fairs and markets to check out in and around Victoria

Don't leave your Christmas shopping to the last minute!

The Christmas Craft Beer Show returns this December

The perfect transition from pumpkin spice lattes to the eggnog.

Kenny G is performing in Victoria this December for a Christmas show

A night filled with festive spirit & contemporary classics!

The Bay Centre will host the Festival of Trees for the next 3 years!

Only 157 days until Christmas!

Where to get the Christmas tree chipped in and around Victoria

Now that Christmas is over, you’re probably wondering what is the best way to get rid of your Christmas tree. No worries, we have...

Get a FREE fresh cut Christmas tree while they last

If you are still in search of a fresh cut, local Christmas tree, or know somebody that doesn't have the means to purchase one,...

9 things to do in and around Victoria to get into the Christmas spirit

Santa Claus is coming to town!  Christmas in Victoria is the most wonderful time of the year as the tree-lined streets of downtown and...

Topaz Park transforms into Bethlehem 2000 years ago for three nights

What if, while you were singing the old sweet Christmas carols, you suddenly found yourself there, in Bethlehem, 2000 years ago, with the Magi...

The Festival of Trees has downtown Victoria buzzing with excitement, hosting the festival’s biggest...

The Festival of Trees is celebrating their 25th year this year, thanks to the efforts of the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation and our generous...

Victoria Buzz Christmas Lights Tour Map

Grab hot chocolates for the family, hop in the car, tune into 98.5 The Ocean and crank up the Christmas music, as you head...

Watch for the Santa Bus coming to town this weekend

Join Santa Claus and his festive Elf on the Santa Bus later this week. The bus will make its way from the North Pole...

Help ‘Stuff the Bus’ today at Tillicum Centre until 3pm

Join BC Transit today to Stuff the Bus in support of the Mustard Seed Food Bank and Anawim House. The 15th annual Stuff the...

Two free family events in honour of Bear Wear’s 16th anniversary

Organizers of Bear Wear have added two free family events in honour of Bear Wear’s 16th anniversary. Bear Wear is a beloved holiday tradition—a festive...

Submit your home to the 3rd Annual Victoria Buzz Christmas Lights Tour Map

The Victoria Buzz team is working feverishly to get the 3rd  annual interactive Victoria Christmas Lights Tour Map up and running. But first, we...

5 must-see holiday themed concerts of December

Christmas music - some people love it, some people can't stand it. One thing is for certain, with December upon us and the Holiday Season...
Butchart Gardens Magic of Christmas Season

The Magic of Christmas Season at The Butchart Gardens kicks-off tonight

The switch is thrown to light up the Butchart Gardens tonight at 5pm to kick-off the 2016 Magic of Christmas Season. Christmas lights, holiday wreaths,...

9 Christmas things happening in and around Sidney

Have you been to Sidney in recent weeks? If you are looking to get into the Holiday Spirit then a trip to this town...

8 U-Cut Christmas Tree Farms on Vancouver Island

The holiday season is a time for traditions and cutting down the annual Christmas tree is certainly at the top of the list. For southern...

Free Horse-Drawn Trolley Tours – a classic downtown tradition returns!

Enjoy a classic downtown tradition with your family this holiday season. Starting November 27 and running every weekend until December 24, horse-drawn trolleys will circulate...

Brown’s Socialhouse offers 50% off your food bill with a PJ donation today

This Sunday, December 4th, three Vancouver Island Brown's Socialhouse locations will again participate in their annual Christmas PJ drive. It's part of the Christmas Pyjama...

Watch the 35th Annual Island Farms Santa’s Light Parade

Share the holiday joy of this occasion with family and friends and don’t miss one moment, using our first livestream of the event! Join hosts...

61 things to do this Christmas Season in and around Victoria!

The holidays are a wonderful time of the year to see and experience all that Victoria has to offer. With so much going on and...

Join the Ugly Christmas Sweater Fun Run!

Join in Flytographer's first annual "Ugly Christmas Sweater Fun Run"! A 5km walk/run wearing all your holiday flair! What: A fun 5km walk or run...
Santa's Light Parade

Dana Hutchings to host Victoria Buzz livestream of Island Farms Santa’s Light Parade

Calling all lovers of the Island Farms Victoria Santa’s Light Parade: share the holiday joy of this occasion with family and friends and don’t...

Glad Tidings Church hosts live performances of their Christmas album, “Carols Live: Kings &...

Reflection at its most authentic, Glad Tidings is releasing their live recorded Christmas album, “Carols Live: Kings & Queens” Sunday, November 27th.  Beautiful vocals...

Snap a selfie and you could win $5000 in travel!

Grab your favourite holiday sweater set, your work family or your loved ones and snap a selfie in The Bay Centre’s larger than life...

See jolly St. Nick at the Island Farms Santa’s Light Parade 2016

The Island Farm Santa Claus Parade is returning for its thirty-fifth year this Saturday, November 26. This year's parade features 83 entries with about 1600...

Deck the halls with generous giving at the 25th Annual Festival of Trees!

Each year, the city of Victoria rallies to raise money at the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation Festival of Trees.  Sponsors get creative to decorate...

Canada’s National Gingerbread Showcase 2016: Nov 19 – Jan 2

More than just a house, these are "sweet" masterpieces! Canada's National Gingerbread Showcase at Inn at Laurel Point, brings together professionals and amateur chefs from across Canada,...

Christmas parade will be back for fourth annual lighting of 54-foot Christmas Tree

The region’s tallest Christmas tree will be lit during a festive celebration at Uptown on Saturday, November 19. Arrive early to snag the best seats...
IEOA Truck Light Convoy and Food Drive

Sparkling trucks will travel throughout the region honking their horns to the delight of...

One of our annual Christmas favourites is back for the 17th year: The IEOA Truck Light Convoy and Food Drive is happening on Saturday,...

39th annual Creative Craft Fair is this weekend

The most established fair on Vancouver Island is back for a 39th year this weekend. Every year, Creative Craft Fairs offers a true extravaganza...
Horse-drawn carriage

Doug Clement Photography announces Christmas market dates for print and calendar sales

Doug Clement Photography has released the schedule for calendar and print sales at local Christmas markets. You can find Doug personally staffing the sales booth at...

A Tribute to the Rules and Regulations of the Christmas Village

The Christmas Village store was opened 28 years ago by Gudrun Reinhold and her husband, Falk Reinhold, who died just over a year ago. After closing...

Bear Wear – The cuddliest event in town!

Bear Wear is a beloved holiday tradition—a festive display of cuddly teddy bears dressed up in fabulous costumes by local sponsors, businesses, organizations, and...

The 1st Annual Santa Scoot happens this Saturday

The first annual Santa Scoot happens this Saturday, December 19th. A parade of Vespas and scooters decked out for Christmas will scoot around town...

Victoria Buzz Christmas Lights Tour Map 2015

Grab hot chocolates for the family, hop in the car, tune into 98.5 The Ocean and crank up the Christmas music, as you head...

The Zone @ 91-3’s 6th Annual Toy Drive

The Zone @ 91-3 is hosting their 6th annual Toy Drive on Thursday, December 10th from 6AM – 10AM in the Mayfair Shopping Centre...

Colwood Christmas Light Up on this Wednesday Dec 9!

It's time for the Colwood Christmas Light Up! Friends and neighbours get to visit and reconnect, while children from local school choirs spread cheer with...

2015 IEOA Truck Light Convoy photos and videos

Photos and videos from Instagram and Facebook users around Victoria of tonight's IEOA Truck Light Convoy. Were you there? Be sure to tag #victoriabuzz to...

Get a free ice cream cone from Beacon Drive In when you drop off...

The Beacon Drive In has teamed up with CFAX Santas Anonymous and anyone who drops off an unwrapped present from now until December 12th,...
IEOA Truck Light Convoy and Food Drive

9 things to do around Victoria this weekend

Giving is in the air! Here are some of the top "giving back" events  to check out in Victoria between December 4 and 6....

Your Christmas Skating Guide Around The Capital Region

There are plenty of skating events happening this month to get you in the holiday spirit, so check out the list below, lace up...