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Victoria Events

Whether you're planning a wedding or coming to Victoria for one of the city's many annual events, Victoria draws visitors from all over the world. We have events you will not want to miss including the hilarious family fun of the Victoria International Buskers Festival, booming music festivals like Rifflandia and a smorgasbord of food and beverage festivals including Victoria Beer Week.

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Guided Nature Walks (Ages 9+)

Date Range: April 19, 2015 to April 26, 2015
Recurrence Recurring weekly on Sunday
Venue: CRD Regional Trails
Type: Special Events
Time: View details below.
Location: CRD Regional Trails
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Up the Blooming Hill Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist for a guided walk to the top of this accessible peak. We'll make lots of stops and the views are spectacular. Bring a snack, water and wear sturdy shoes. Meet in the parking lot off Millstream Road. April 19, 1:00PM to 2:30PM at Lone Tree Hill Regional Park ... more

Buffy Sainte-Marie

Dates: April 26, 2015
Venue: Mary Winspear Centre
Type: Special Events
Time: Starting: 2:30 PM
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Power in the Blood is a follow-­‐up to 2008’s acclaimed Running for the Drum and only her fourth studio release in more than 20 years. Although just because you don’t hear from her for long stretches doesn’t mean she's not playing. Quite the opposite. Sainte-­‐Marie’s creativity is always ... more

Smaran: Music for the Soul

Dates: April 26, 2015
Type: Special Events
Time: 6PM to 7:30PM
Location: University of Victoria
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Join us for an evening of music, chanting, meditation & knowledge (Q&A) with Dr Hiteshini Jugessur from Montreal! more

TC10K Race

Dates: April 26, 2015
Type: Special Events
Time: Starts at 8:00AM
Location: Downtown Victoria
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The TC10k celebrated its 25th year of running in 2014 and the 26th Annual is going to be on April 26, 2015. The TC10K is certified by BC Athletics and attracts an excellent field of elite runners as well as thousands of participants that register as part of a team or as an individual. Starting in downtown Victoria bes... more

Vanuatu, We Are With You! A Gala Supporting Cyclone Pam Relief Efforts

Dates: April 26, 2015
Venue: Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse
Type: Special Events
Time: 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM
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Pacific Peoples' Partnership and a consortium of Victoria based CSOs are presenting: Vanuatu, We Are With You! A Gala Supporting Cyclone Pam Relief Efforts   This Gala cocktail style event will include cider tastings, appetizers, silent auction, live entertainment featuring the South Pacific Islander Com... more

On-Going Events

Victoria Downtown Farmers' Market

Date Range: StartedOctober 09, 2013
Upcoming Dates: April 29, 2015 , May 02, 2015 , May 03, 2015
Recurrence Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Saturday
Venue: Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
Type: On-Going Events
Time: From 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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The Victoria Public Market at the Hudson is very excited to offer a year-round, local food-focused Farmers' Market! Featuring the region's best farms, freshest food, friendliest vendors, and finest musicians, the Downtown Farmers' Market takes place once a week inside the Public Market. Local food producers and farmers a... more

Sea Monsters Revealed at the Vancouver Aquarium

Dates: March 09, 2015 to September 07, 2015
Recurrence Recurring daily
Venue: Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Type: On-Going Events
Time: Spring Break & Summer Break 9:30-6pm, During the School Year 10am to 6pm
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Join us this spring for the Canadian premiere of the groundbreaking exhibition Sea Monsters Revealed at the Vancouver Aquarium. This highly anticipated exhibition will take you on an exciting journey to discover some of the world’s most amazing sea creatures. Like the human anatomy exhibits that now circle the glob... more

Discovery Walks: Jewish Victoria with Gary Cohen

Date Range: March 29, 2015 to May 31, 2015
Upcoming Dates: May 31, 2015
Recurrence Recurring monthly on the last Sunday
Venue: Discovery Walks
Type: On-Going Events
Time: 10:30AM
Location: Outside the Synagogue
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Learn about Victoria's pioneer Jewish merchants, politicians and gold seekers on this 90-minute leisurely walking tour. No reservations needed. Rain or shine. Purchase tickets from the guide (cash only) starting at 10:15 am or any time online at www.discoverthyepast.com. more

Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival

Dates: April 07, 2015 to May 10, 2015
Recurrence Recurring daily
Type: On-Going Events
Location: Various
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For six weeks from March to May, over five thousand Victoria-area performers and students of music, dance and dramatic arts are on stages throughout the city receiving adjudications from renowned experts in the arts. Performances in Brass, Classical Guitar, Choral, Composition, Dance (Ethnic, School and Studio), Fiddle... more

Visionaries

Dates: April 07, 2015 to May 02, 2015
Recurrence Recurring daily
Type: On-Going Events
Time: 10 am - 5:30 pm; Closed Sunday
Location: Eclectic Gallery
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Reception: Saturday April 11, 3-5pm Maxwell Bates, Herbert Siebner, Pat Martin Bates, Carole Sabiston, Myfanwy Pavlic, Flemming Jorgensen, Walter Dexter, Jack Wilkinson, Toni Onley, Phyllis Serota and more Victoria has been home to some of Canada’s most talented artists. These West coast artists brought a ... more

Limelight Youth Art Exhibition and Reception

Dates: April 23, 2015 to May 05, 2015
Recurrence Recurring daily
Type: On-Going Events
Time: 9:00AM to 10:00PM
Location: The Arts Centre at Cedar Hill
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Limelight Youth Art Exhibition This exhibition is a showcase of works by youth artists from across Greater Victoria. Come out and show your support for youth arts! Organized by the District of Saanich and the Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria. Reception Friday, May 1, 7:00pm to 8:30pm. Everyone welcome, ref... more

Guided Adult Hikes (18+)

Date Range: April 25, 2015 to June 20, 2015
Upcoming Dates: May 02, 2015 , May 03, 2015 , May 09, 2015
Recurrence Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday
Venue: CRD Regional Trails
Type: On-Going Events
Time: View below for details
Location: Call for meeting location details
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Joing a CRD Regional Parks naturalist on a guided walk or hike to explore Victoria's natural beauty. Participants must be 18 years or older. Call 250.478.3344 for registration and meeting location details.    Forest Tea Party Forests are full of plants that make delicious teas. Join a CRD Regional ... more

"Because they're cool" drawings by Esther Parker

Dates: April 26, 2015 to May 09, 2015
Recurrence Recurring daily
Venue: Langham Court Theatre
Type: On-Going Events
Time: Daily 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM for theatre ticketholders on performance days and Noon to 4:00PM (Monday to Friday) for the general public
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What do David Suzuki, Eddie Izzard, Lynda Barry and Lena Dunham have in common? They all have the power to inspire and influence others with their creativity, intelligence and courage. In the eyes of local artist Esther Parker, those qualities also make them undeniably “cool”. Her intriguing ink portraits... more

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