May Events in Victoria BC | The Victoria Day Parade

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Oh my, what a stretch of stunning weather we have had this month!  With record breaking high temperatures we have leapt from spring into summer and folks who are living in Victoria BC are getting out and taking advantage of it.  The city is…

The 2013 Curling Classic in Victoria BC

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Mark your calendar!  March 20-24, are the dates of the 2013 Victoria Curling Classic.  People who are living in Victoria have the opportunity to watch some of Canada’s top men’s teams compete against international champions from Scotland,…

Upcoming Events in Victoria BC: The Victoria Film Festival

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The 2013 Victoria Film Festival is set to go from Feb 1-10.  People who are living in Victoria can look forward to escaping winter (yes, we call it winter here, though most Canadians scoff at our winter weather) into the cozy confines of several…

Rifflandia is Here!

A huge crowd of music lovers who are living in Victoria are now enjoying one of the premier music entertainment events of the year – Rifflandia.  This uber-successful festival began with a bang in 2008, and has continued to grow in popularity…

Rifflandia Festival Announces their Artist Lineup

Rifflandia Festival has just announced the artist lineup for this years expanded music festival.  This year Royal Athletic Park will host a number of concerts, which should a larger and more varied audience access to numerous exciting performances. …

Moving to Victoria - Victoria Royals, Our New WHL Hockey Team

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In April it was announced that the Chilliwack Bruins of the Western Hockey League (WHL) would be moving to Victoria for the upcoming 2011-2012 season.  Hockey fans that are living in Victoria would like to welcome this new franchise to our…

New Events in Victoria BC

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One of the many benefits of living in Victoria is the multitude of fun, exciting and entertaining events that occur here throughout the year.  Being a tourist destination does have its advantages!  Here are a couple new events for 2011, one…

The Early Music Society of the Islands

Victoria is home to The Early Music Society of the Islands (EMSI), a unique not for profit group dedicated to providing residents and visitors alike the opportunity to experience the performance of early music. This is truly historical musical…

Victoria Symphony

The Victoria Symphony is one of the most successful orchestras in Canada, and is Vancouver Island’s biggest and most active performing arts organization.  Now in its 70th year of operation, the Victoria Symphony has received critical acclaim…

Victoria Jazz Society

The Victoria Jazz Society was founded in 1981 and since it’s inception has presented people living in Victoria as well as visitors with the opportunity to enjoy outstanding musical entertainment featuring the full spectrum of jazz and improvised…