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Music in Victoria BC – Lunchtime Concerts in the Square

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Summer is not quite over yet in Victoria BC, you still have a little time left to enjoy the free concert series downtown.  The ‘Summer in the Square Lunchtime Concerts’ continue until September 27th so take your lunch down to Centennial…

The Saanich Fair – A Victoria BC Tradition

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August is winding down, Labour Day long weekend approaches and the return to school looms for children (and some adults) in Victoria BC.  It must be time for the Saanich Fall Fair!  This agricultural fair has marked the end of summer in Victoria…

Langford Lanes – Victoria’s ONLY Ten Pin Bowling Facility

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Victoria BC enjoys a storied history of bowling, but when the last ten pin facility closed down bowlers living in Victoria were left without a venue in which to enjoy their sport until 2011, when Langford Lanes opened their hybrid bowling center…

June Events in Victoria BC | Esquimalt’s Buccaneer Days

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It’s June – time for Buccaneer Days in Esquimalt!  This unique community event owes its theme to the naval tradition of Esquimalt, one of the oldest municipalities in Victoria BC.  Buccaneer Days has been a fun-filled family tradition…

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…

Bin 4 Burger Lounge | Jodi’s Restaurant Reviews

It’s so nice to see the sun and all the spring flowers; the weather in Victoria BC is definitely shifting into barbecue season!  If you’re craving burgers but don’t feel like cooking check out Bin 4 Burger Lounge, in my opinion, the best…

Spinnakers Gastro Brewpub in Victoria BC

Spinnakers Brewpub on the VicWest side of Victoria BC’s harbour enjoys spectacular views of to go along with their great selection of tasty nosh and of course, the beer!  They’ve been brewing their own since 1984, and growing a devoted…

The Blue Crab Bar and Grill – Jodi’s Restaurant Reviews

I’m not claiming to be a professional restaurant critic, but I like to eat and one of the many benefits of living in Victoria is our plethora of fantastic restaurants.  Because our fair city is a popular tourist destination there are so many…

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…

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas…

See on Scoop.it - Living in Victoria BC Are you starting to get into the spirit of things?  Or is it too early? See on www.timescolonist.com