Five Hole for Food

June 30th, 2015

Date: July 17th @ 12:00pm to 4:00pm Hockey
Location: Mayfair Shopping Centre at 3147 Douglas
Website: http://www.fiveholeforfood.com/

Five Hole for Food is touring Canadian cities from coast-to-coast, and is combining our hockey hearts with community spirit as a vehicle for social change. The Mustard Seed is joining Five Hole for Food and Topaz Hockey for Victoria’s second annual day of ball hockey, to raise food and funds for Victoria families.

To find out more about this event and the organization visit the website

Rock the Shores

June 29th, 2015

Rock the Shores

Date: July 17th to July 19th
Location: West Shore Parks & Rec-Lower Fields, 1767 Old Island Hwy
Website: http://rocktheshores.com/

In only the fourth year since conception, Rock the Shores has already made its name as a must attend summer festival. Food vendors, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available as well as other tents/stands will line the grassed venue. This year you can upgrade to a VIP ticket or an exclusive cabana for you and your closest 9 friends.

For more information about this festival as well as the entertainment line-up visit the website.   

Wonderland Tea

June 28th, 2015

Tea PartyDate: July 12th @ 11:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Latch Inn & Restaurant at 2328 Harbour, Sidney
Website: http://florierobwaller.wix.com/wonder-tea

Enjoy a magical afternoon of music, entertainment and refreshments with a Wonderland themed event. Entertainment will include the Gypsy Jazz Trio, Cold Cut Combo and the Enchanted Fables Wonderland Troupe. Present will also be a Vendors Market, book drive for the Girl Guides and other activities. A portion of the profits will be donated to the Girl Guides.

For more information and pricing visit the website.  

Colour Vibe 5K

June 27th, 2015

CVibeDate: July 12th @ 9:00am start
Location: Bullen Park Esquimalt
Website: http://www.thecolorvibe.com/victoria.php#

Experience the most #VIBErant 5K of all time! “Colour Vibe” blasts participants with tons of colour and epic beats during and after the run/walk course. After the run/walk, participants will enjoy a dance party, ZUMBA and more colour splashes! Come as a blank canvas and leave as a colourful mural. A portion of the proceeds support Esquimalt Parks and Recreation community programs and events. Book your tickets fast as spots are filling up.

For more information visit the website.  

Music by the Sea at Bamfield

June 26th, 2015

Bamfield

Date: July 4th to July 12th
Location: Rix Centre for Ocean Discoveries in Bamfield
Website: http://www.musicbythesea.ca

This amazing festival features world-class performances from classical and contemporary solo and chamber music to sophisticated jazz and alternative music.

“Superb acoustics and the spectacular view of the west coast of Vancouver Island’s mystic, bold Pacific, right behind the performers; make this truly the most inspiring venue anywhere in the Pacific Northwest- an intimate musical experience in a breathtaking setting.” – Christopher Donison, Executive Artistic Director.

For more information about this festival visit the website.

Annual Vintage Cadillac Car Show

June 25th, 2015

Caddy

Date: July 12th @ 10:00am to 5:30pm
Location: Fort Rodd Hill & Fisgard Lighthouse at 603 Fort Rodd Hill
Website: http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/bc/fortroddhill/index.aspx

Join the Vancouver Island Chapter of the Cadillac Car Club of B.C. for Canada’s largest Cadillac show! With close to a hundred cards, the show offers every cariety of this luxury marque: the sleek roadsters of the ‘30s, the ‘50s classics (all pastels, fins and chrome), ambulances, hearses, custom jobs, low-riders, and cutting-edge current models.

For more information visit the website.

Celtic Reflections at the English Inn

June 24th, 2015

Celtic

Date: July 7th @ 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: English Inn at 429 Lampson
Website: https://www.reverbnation.com/celticreflections

Experience an evening of live Celtic and World music with the gorgeous backdrop of the English Inn. The musical dual will entertain you with original, traditional and fusion music from an Irish roots perspective. Patrick and Patricia use a variety of instruments, including Celtic Harp, classical guitar, Irish bouzouki, fiddle, bodhran, flute and more to make their sound come through.

For more information visit the website

CFB Esquimalt Naval & Military Museums 30th Anniversary Open House

June 23rd, 2015

NavalDate: July 4th @ 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: CFB Esquimalt Naval & Military Museum at Naden Esquimalt
Website: http://www.navalandmilitarymuseum.org/archives/whats-new

Help celebrate this 30th Anniversary at the all-ages event. There will be a children’s dress up station, heritage tea service, presentations by military re-enactors, and displays from local museums. Food Trucks will be on site, and cake will be served! The celebration will start with the opening of the museum’s newest gallery followed by the cake cutting.

For more information about the museum and the event visit the website

Victoria Street Food Festival

June 22nd, 2015

Truck Festival

Date: July 3rd to 31st on Fridays @ 11:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Centennial Square at Douglas and Pandora
Website: http://https//www.facebook.com/VicStreetFoodFest

Join the food truck revolution with Victoria’s best Food Carts and Street Vendors to celebrate the city’s food artisans. This is a family-friendly event featuring a 19+ beverage garden and live local performances and music.

Visit the facebook page for updated information about each week’s event. 

Shakespeare by the Sea Presents “Hamlet” and “The Tempest”

June 21st, 2015

Date: July 2nd to August 2nd on Thursday to Sunday
Location: Clover Point on Dallas Rd
Website: http://www.vicshakesea.ca/

Enjoy a night of Shakespeare with the sound and view of the ocean as the backdrop. This year the society is presenting both “Hamlet” and “The Tempest”. In their fourth season the society will perform at either 2:00pm or 7:00pm all of July and then finish the summer with a tour.

Visit the website for ticket and show information.

Clover Point