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Don’t put the motorcycle away yet – Santa’s Capital City Toy Run on this...

It's back for a second straight year. This Sunday (September 25th) will see riders of all types of motorbikes set out for a short run...

VicPD addresses questions about upcoming Royal Tour

The Victoria Police Department has apparently had many inquiries from the public about the upcoming visit by the Royal Family. Last night, the department...

Ice Age on Ice has cancelled its Victoria show, along with its North American...

Those who were hoping to see their favourite Ice Age characters perform live on ice will have to wait a little longer. The show...

Today – 54 years after it opened, iconic downtown bar to celebrate “Big Bad...

It's been more than 54 years in the making, but it's finally here. The legendary downtown watering hole that originally took shape to capture the...

14 Things to do around Victoria this weekend: September 16 – 18

FRIDAY September 16 Rifflandia What: The most epic 4 day weekend, featuring an incredible line-up of artists. Check out 5 Things You Should Know About...

Five Things (and people) to look out for at the 2016 Pacific Links Bear...

Golf lovers rejoice! The 2016 Pacific Links Championship at Bear Mountain is just days away. The tournament was originally set to be contested in Tianjin,...

Over 25 Victoria attractions are absolutely free today

As part of the Victoria Foundation's 80th anniversary celebration, many Victoria attractions that normally charge entry fees will be absolutely free and open to the...

Get Your Kit Together! Make a Plan, Be Prepared!

Have you ever thought about what you would do if there was a zombie apocalypse? You may laugh now, but if it happens you’ll...

5 Things You Should Know About Rifflandia

Rifflandia is the most epic, all encompassing, city conquering party Atomique Productions throws for Victoria, BC each year. Navigating your way through the awesome...

Just For Laughs Comedy Tour with Dane Cook to make stop in Victoria

It’s been a while but comedian Dane Cook is returning to Victoria. Cook will headline the Just For Laughs Canadian Comedy Tour ’16 along with...

Looking for the perfect adventure? Check out The Ultimate World Travel Show

If it’s wanderlust you’re craving make sure you stop by the “The Ultimate World Travel Show”, presented by Vision Travel, coming to Victoria on...

18 things to do around Victoria this weekend: September 9 – 11

FRIDAY September 9 Esquimalt Ribfest What: Annual rib cook-off! Ribbers will smoke ribs, chicken and beef to compete for various titles. Selection of beer and cider...

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...

One last Summer feast: The 2016 Esquimalt Ribfest

Are you looking to fill your belly with delicious food one last time before summer is over? If so, the 2016 Esquimalt Ribfest is...

Auction 101: South Malahat 4-H auction happening today at the Saanich Fair

Labour Day Monday, you have the opportunity to feed family, friends or customers with some choice cuts of meat, while supporting one of the...

The power to change the way you think and change your life.

You know that your brain controls your body, but did you know that your body also controls your brain? The activity in your brain...

23 things to do around Victoria this Labour Day long weekend: Sept 2-5

Rain or shine, be sure to get out and enjoy the Labour Day long weekend. Hopefully the sun will return and we can get...

New program set launch at Uptown to encourage girls to celebrate their individuality

Uptown and Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada have teamed up to offer BeYou – a campaign designed to encourage girls to celebrate their individuality...

“Go Topless Day” is this Sunday in Victoria

Our local Victoria weather is taking a bit of a cooler twist this weekend, but with highs of 17 degrees in the forecast, it'll likely...

19 things to do around Victoria this weekend: August 26-28

From great food, to kayaking the Gorge Waterway, or even pushing a hospital bed down the main road in Sidney, there’s always a way...

Saanich Fair adds traffic controllers to alleviate traffic jam experienced last year

The 149th Saanich Fair is around the corner and like last year organizers are anticipating record crowds. With the growth comes growing pains, and they...

Super Summer Kids Day is Victoria’s greatest gathering of Superheroes

Enjoy an epic day full of fun activities for the kids and a room full of superheroes all in support of the BC Children’s...
Tour de Victoria

List of road closures for this weekend’s Tour de Victoria

There will be many road closures around the capital region this Sunday as about 1,500 cyclist from all over enjoy world-class cycling routes and...

24 things to do around Victoria this weekend: August 19-21

FRIDAY August 19 Light the Night BBQ What: Head to the Red Barn Market on Vanalman Ave for the benefit BBQ for Light the Night for...

Free Guided Adult Lochside Bicycle Tour – August 20

Ride the Lochside Guided Adult Bicycle Tour! On this guided cycle tour along the scenic Lochside Regional Trail, you will venture on to the...

18 things to do around Victoria this weekend: August 12 – 14

FRIDAY August 12 Victoria Dragon Boat Festival What: Awakening the Dragon will begin at 1:00pm. This ceremony is conducted to cleanse the area of competition, to...

Huge Saanich Peninsula air show this weekend is little in name only

It bills itself as "Victoria's Largest Little Airshow", but now in its 15th year, there is nothing small about this annual event. The airshow was...

5 things to do in Victoria today: Wednesday, August 10

Here are five things to do in Victoria today, Wednesday, August 10. For more things happening around town, check out our events calendar. Fiesta on Fort ...

There will be a spectacular meteor shower this week: Aug. 11-12

Get ready for the annual show in the sky this week, when the Perseids meteor shower takes center stage. This year’s Perseid Meteor Shower...

2,500 expected for the second annual Salt Spring Island Music and Garlic Festival

Head to Salt Spring Island this weekend and experience two days of top class entertainment at the one of a kind island flavoured Salt...

18 things to do around Victoria this weekend: August 5 – 7

FRIDAY August 5 Beach Food Fridays What: Enjoy the day at the beach. Grab a bite from one of the local food trucks Greek on...

Watch ‘Space Jam’ on the BC Legislature lawn tonight

All summer long, the Victoria Film Festival offers free outdoor movie screenings at Beacon Hill Park except for tonight when the outdoor theater gets...

Cadboro Bay Festival in Saanich expected to draw thousands

Enjoy an afternoon at the picturesque Gyro Park and take part in the annual Cadboro Bay Festival. Thousands are expected to take part in a...

Annual Flamenco Festival bringing passion and rhythm to Victoria’s Centennial Square

Victoria’s Centennial Square is exploding with the passion and rhythm of flamenco music and dance this week! For the fourth year in a row,  Victoria's Flamenco...

27th annual Victoria Symphony Splash is tonight

About 45,000 people are expected to head down to Victoria’s Inner Harbour today for the 27th annual Victoria Symphony Splash! From a floating stage in...

Five Hole for Food charity event raised $13,000 and 1,330 lbs of food for...

Hats off to you, Victoria - Hockey for Food was a success, and it couldn't have done it without you! Hundreds took part in the...
Victoria Symphony Splash

25 Things to do around Victoria this long weekend: July 29 – August 1

FRIDAY July 29 A Band and a Ballerina What: Victoria's own ballet dancer and Gemini winner Sarah Murphy-Dyson has teamed up with musician, singer and...

6 photos of Chris Cornell performing at The Royal Theater

Live Nation presented Chris Cornell for an evening of Acoustic sounds on his Higher Truth tour. Multi Grammy Award-winning and Golden Globe nominated singer and...

Record breaking attendance for the first night of Rock the Shores 2016

With sunshine and a vibe crafted by heaven itself, the first night of Rock the Shores 2016 exceeded expectations of both festivalgoers and that...

12 Things to do in Victoria this weekend: July 22 – 24

FRIDAY July 22 Rock The Shores What: Once again it's time for Vancouver Island's Biggest rock event of the summer! Kicking off with the Seven Mile Social...
Tragically Hip

New show time for Tragically Hip on Friday

The Tragically Hip tour kicks off in Victoria at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre this Friday. In late May, the band revealed that singer Gord Downie has...

10 things to do around Victoria this weekend: July 15-17

FRIDAY July 15 Victoria International Buskers Festival What: Opening day of this 10 day Buskers Festival featuring professional street performers from our region, across Canada,...

Play some hockey and help raise food and funds for the Mustard Seed

Make sure to save the date and take part in Victoria's biggest street hockey game - a Canada-wide event! Enjoy an entertaining afternoon of road...

All you need to know about the Strawberry Festival tomorrow: Sunday, July 10

Nothing says summer like strawberries and more than a thousand people are expected to head to Beaver Lake Park on Sunday for the 50th annual...

25 + Things to do in Victoria this weekend: July 8-10

FRIDAY July 8 KiSS Onesie Party at Uptown What: Grab your friends, throw on your best onesie or pajamas, and join KiSS for a free...

7 locations to get your sixth annual Busker Festival program guide

The sixth annual Busker Festival is near and organizers have released a list of locations where you can pick up your program guide. For ten...

Four events happening at Ogden Point this Summer

If you love to visit the Ogden Point in the summer time, then make sure to take note of these exciting events happening near...

13 Pride events happening around Victoria this week

Pride week has begun in Victoria and the city is full of life with fabulous events, where each year over 45,000 people watch the...

5 things to do in Victoria today: Saturday, July 2nd

Here are five things to do in Victoria today, Saturday, July 2nd. For more things happening around town, check out our events calendar. TD Victoria International...