August Events

Victoria Fringe Festival

Dates: August 21-31
Location: Various Venues
Official Website: HERE

11 days of amazing live comedy, drama, dance, spoken word, musicals and physical theatre – over 370 performances in 9 venues. Fringe-going is easy, fun and slightly addictive. Once you start, you won't want to stop! It's really the best part of the summer.

Victoria Classic Boat Festival

Dates: August 29-31
Location: Inner Harbour
Official Website: HERE

Celebrating maritime heritage: The Pacific Northwest on both sides of the border is blessed with an enormous number of traditional boats of all descriptions. The wonderful craft - both yachts and workboats - are cared for by their owners and a supportive community of boatyards, trades people, and admirers.

The Saanich fair

Dates: August 30 - September 1
Location: Saanich fairground
Official Website: HERE

Western Canada's oldest continuous agricultural fair where fun, food and fantastic meet, there's something for all ages.  5,000 exhibits, Dog and Horse shows, Concessions with an ethnic flair, Carnival and games and continuous stage entertainment. Only $11.00 for admission.