Events Around Town

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  • The Gift - Dec 27-29

    Ballet Victoria presents "The Gift" with the Victoria Symphony.  A uniquely wonderful Christmas ballet to Tchaikovsky's timeless Nutcracker score. The Victoria Symphony whisks you away with the dancers…
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  • The Nutcracker - December 2-4

    Dance Victoria presents the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's "The Nutcracker".  A Canadian Classic! Danced to Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable score, this production begins with a hockey game on a frozen pond and features…
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  • The Butchart Gardens Package

    A trip to Victoria is not complete without a visit to The Butchart Gardens. Spend a day meandering though the vast displays of vibrant colours and fragrances at one of the world's premier gardens. Includes…
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  • 28th Annual Out of Hand Artisan Fair - Nov 25-27

    Victoria’s most prestigious artisan fair, the Out of Hand Fair has a reputation for presenting fine crafts, artisan food and one-of-a-kind fashions. The Crystal Garden, once a salt water pool under glass,…
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  • Christmas Craft Beer Show - Dec 2 & 3

    The best part about beer is that it can be enjoyed at any time of the year, and it should be celebrated in the same manner. So raise a mug of holiday cheer and join the first ever Christmas Craft Beer…
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  • John Cleese & Eric Idle: October 16, 17, 18

    Following a sold-out run in Australia and New Zealand this past February, Britain's living legends of comedy, John Cleese and Eric Idle are bringing their must-see tour, John Cleese and Eric Idle: Together…
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  • Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon

    The Marathon Weekend features four different races: the Marathon, the Half Marathon, 8K Road Race, and the Thrifty Foods Kids Run. An early start is available for racers in the full Marathon. Race Weekend…
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  • Victoria Vintage Expo  - September 30 & October 1

    The Victoria Vintage Expo is our biggest fair of the year, with over 70 vendors and exhibitors! The show features vintage fashionable items including: clothing, jewelry, accessories, as well as housewares,…
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  • Ballet Rocks - October 21-23

    Ballet Rocks! New works to rocking music by the Eagles, Disturbed and more.  The Vivaldi's Four Seasons with live music takes you on an original West Coast tale where first nation art and mythology drive…
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  • Victoria Ghostly Walks: October 14 - 31

    Discover Victoria's goriest stories and find the city's scariest spots with Ghostly Walks. Your ghoulish guide will take you on a walk through Chinatown, Market Scare, the Inner Harbour and Bastion Square…
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  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    Location: Royal BC Museum This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport visitors to a time when giants walked among us and humans struggled to survive in a world they…
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  • The Butchart Gardens Package

    01/01/2015
    A trip to Victoria is not complete without a visit to The Butchart Gardens. Spend a day meandering though…
  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    08/28/2016
    Location: Royal BC Museum This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport…
  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    09/30/2016
    Location: Royal BC Museum This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport…
  • Victoria Vintage Expo  - September 30 & October 1

    10/01/2016
    The Victoria Vintage Expo is our biggest fair of the year, with over 70 vendors and exhibitors! The…
  • Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon

    10/09/2016
    The Marathon Weekend features four different races: the Marathon, the Half Marathon, 8K Road Race, and…
  • John Cleese & Eric Idle: October 16, 17, 18

    10/18/2016
    Following a sold-out run in Australia and New Zealand this past February, Britain's living legends of…
  • Ballet Rocks - October 21-23

    10/23/2016
    Ballet Rocks! New works to rocking music by the Eagles, Disturbed and more.  The Vivaldi's Four Seasons…
  • Victoria Ghostly Walks: October 14 - 31

    10/31/2016
    Discover Victoria's goriest stories and find the city's scariest spots with Ghostly Walks. Your ghoulish…
  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    10/31/2016
    Location: Royal BC Museum This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport…
  • 28th Annual Out of Hand Artisan Fair - Nov 25-27

    11/27/2016
    Victoria’s most prestigious artisan fair, the Out of Hand Fair has a reputation for presenting fine…
  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    11/30/2016
    Location: Royal BC Museum This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport…
  • Christmas Craft Beer Show - Dec 2 & 3

    12/03/2016
    The best part about beer is that it can be enjoyed at any time of the year, and it should be celebrated…
  • The Nutcracker - December 2-4

    12/04/2016
    Dance Victoria presents the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's "The Nutcracker".  A Canadian Classic! Danced to…
  • The Gift - Dec 27-29

    12/29/2016
    Ballet Victoria presents "The Gift" with the Victoria Symphony.  A uniquely wonderful Christmas ballet…
  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    12/31/2016
    Location: Royal BC Museum This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport…
  • The Butchart Gardens Package

    01/01/2015

    A trip to Victoria is not complete without a visit to The Butchart Gardens. Spend a day meandering though the vast displays of vibrant colours and fragrances at one of the world's premier gardens.

    Includes

    • One night's accommodation for two
    • Admission for two to The Butchart Gardens
    • Three-course Breakfasts each morning at the hotel
    • Evening Appetizers
    • Complimentary Parking
    • Wireless Internet

    Does not include transportation to The Butchart Gardens.

    Package price includes 2 tickets to The Butchart Gardens, additional persons will be charged separately upon check in.

    Round-trip transportation is available through CVS tours. Tickets can be purchased at the hotel.

    Note: Package is subject to availability and is booked on a first come first serve basis. Please call us directly to confirm availability.
    Further room upgrades are possible at additional surcharges.
    Prices detailed do not include Taxes or Gratuities.

    Rates vary depending on the season and are based on double occupancy.

    Click here to book 

  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    08/28/2016

    Location: Royal BC Museum

    This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport visitors to a time when giants walked among us and humans struggled to survive in a world they had yet to conquer.
    Through a rich collection of fossils, casts, preserved flesh, immersive media and engaging interactives, visitors will discover the Proboscidean family tree, from woollies to mastodons to dwarves to modern-day elephants, immersed in a richly animated Ice Age panorama.

  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    09/30/2016

    Location: Royal BC Museum

    This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport visitors to a time when giants walked among us and humans struggled to survive in a world they had yet to conquer.
    Through a rich collection of fossils, casts, preserved flesh, immersive media and engaging interactives, visitors will discover the Proboscidean family tree, from woollies to mastodons to dwarves to modern-day elephants, immersed in a richly animated Ice Age panorama.

  • Victoria Vintage Expo  - September 30 & October 1

    10/01/2016

    The Victoria Vintage Expo is our biggest fair of the year, with over 70 vendors and exhibitors! The show features vintage fashionable items including: clothing, jewelry, accessories, as well as housewares, mid-century style, records, decor, steam punk, art, furniture & vintage inspired items! Find out what will be for sale and on display at Victoria Vintage Show.

    Location: Chrystal Gardens
    Dates:
    September 30 - 4:00pm - 10:00pm
    October 1 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

  • Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon

    10/09/2016

    The Marathon Weekend features four different races: the Marathon, the Half Marathon, 8K Road Race, and the Thrifty Foods Kids Run. An early start is available for racers in the full Marathon. Race Weekend also includes the Victoria Marathon Race Expo and Package Pickup. For more information, visit the website. 

  • John Cleese & Eric Idle: October 16, 17, 18

    10/18/2016

    Following a sold-out run in Australia and New Zealand this past February, Britain's living legends of comedy, John Cleese and Eric Idle are bringing their must-see tour, John Cleese and Eric Idle: Together Again At Last ... For The Very First Time to Victoria. In this show, they will blend scripted and improvised bits with storytelling, musical numbers, exclusive footage and aquatic juggling to create a unique comedic experience with every performance. No two shows will be quite the same, thus ensuring that every audience feels like they're seeing Together Again At Last ... For the Very First Time, for the very first time. And now you know why the show is called that, don't you?

    Tickets start at $90 and are available through the McPherson box office, online, or by calling 250-386-6121.

    Dates: October 16, 17, 18
    Time: 7:30pm
    Location: McPherson Playhouse

  • Ballet Rocks - October 21-23

    10/23/2016

    Ballet Rocks! New works to rocking music by the Eagles, Disturbed and more.  The Vivaldi's Four Seasons with live music takes you on an original West Coast tale where first nation art and mythology drive a wild and beautiful ballet.

    Location: McPherson Playhouse
    Friday, October 21 - 7:30pm
    Saturday, October 22 - 7:30pm
    Sunday, October 23 - 2:00pm

  • Victoria Ghostly Walks: October 14 - 31

    10/31/2016

    Discover Victoria's goriest stories and find the city's scariest spots with Ghostly Walks. Your ghoulish guide will take you on a walk through Chinatown, Market Scare, the Inner Harbour and Bastion Square telling ghastly tales from Victoria's notorious gold rush featuring a beheading, a Jack the Ripper-style killing, a bloody murder in a brothel and how Victoria came to have the West Coast's only ghost ship.October 14, 2016 to October 31, 2016:
    Every night at 6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm, 9:30pm
    Note: tours from October 14 to October 31 start from the main archway gate of Market Square, 560 Johnson St. All others start outside the Visitor Info Centre.

  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    10/31/2016

    Location: Royal BC Museum

    This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport visitors to a time when giants walked among us and humans struggled to survive in a world they had yet to conquer.
    Through a rich collection of fossils, casts, preserved flesh, immersive media and engaging interactives, visitors will discover the Proboscidean family tree, from woollies to mastodons to dwarves to modern-day elephants, immersed in a richly animated Ice Age panorama.

  • 28th Annual Out of Hand Artisan Fair - Nov 25-27

    11/27/2016

    Victoria’s most prestigious artisan fair, the Out of Hand Fair has a reputation for presenting fine crafts, artisan food and one-of-a-kind fashions. The Crystal Garden, once a salt water pool under glass, provides a spectacular backdrop for this professional show.

    Mark your calenders! November 25th, through 27th we return to the Crystal Garden with some of BC's most creative artisans, bringing an eclectic mix of food, fashion, home decor and art.

    November 25 - 10:00am - 9:00pm
    November 26 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
    November 27 - 10:00am - 4:30pm

  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    11/30/2016

    Location: Royal BC Museum

    This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport visitors to a time when giants walked among us and humans struggled to survive in a world they had yet to conquer.
    Through a rich collection of fossils, casts, preserved flesh, immersive media and engaging interactives, visitors will discover the Proboscidean family tree, from woollies to mastodons to dwarves to modern-day elephants, immersed in a richly animated Ice Age panorama.

  • Christmas Craft Beer Show - Dec 2 & 3

    12/03/2016

    The best part about beer is that it can be enjoyed at any time of the year, and it should be celebrated in the same manner. So raise a mug of holiday cheer and join the first ever Christmas Craft Beer Show at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre!
    There will be a multitude of fantastic local micro-breweries gathering together to display their seasonal products as well as their brewery favorites to both beer lovers and food and beverage professionals ahead of the holiday season.
    It's a great way to start off the holiday season holiday season!

    December 2: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
    December 3: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

  • The Nutcracker - December 2-4

    12/04/2016

    Dance Victoria presents the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's "The Nutcracker".  A Canadian Classic! Danced to Tchaikovsky’s unforgettable score, this production begins with a hockey game on a frozen pond and features RCMP officers in a battle with the Rat King. Technically stunning dancers and gorgeous costumes and sets make this Canadian production memorable.

    Dec 2 & 3: 7:30pm
    Dec 3 & 4: 2:00pm

    Location: The Royal Theatre

  • The Gift - Dec 27-29

    12/29/2016

    Ballet Victoria presents "The Gift" with the Victoria Symphony.  A uniquely wonderful Christmas ballet to Tchaikovsky's timeless Nutcracker score. The Victoria Symphony whisks you away with the dancers and a flurry of wonderful characters who celebrate Christmas together. The little mischief of a young girl sparks an exciting adventure and a world of unexpected wonder when she opens a present brought by her uncle despite his warning.

    Location: The Royal Theatre
    Time: 2:00pm

  • Mommoths: Giants of the Ice Age - until December 31

    12/31/2016

    Location: Royal BC Museum

    This engaging and interactive look at these magnificent creatures will transport visitors to a time when giants walked among us and humans struggled to survive in a world they had yet to conquer.
    Through a rich collection of fossils, casts, preserved flesh, immersive media and engaging interactives, visitors will discover the Proboscidean family tree, from woollies to mastodons to dwarves to modern-day elephants, immersed in a richly animated Ice Age panorama.