oneTree exhibit Meet the Artists

December 13th, 2017
Fallen walnut tree by muffinn

Fallen walnut tree by muffinn

Date:  December 23rd @ 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Robert Bateman Centre at 470 Belleville St.
Websites: https://batemancentre.org/events/meet-the-artists-5/

Meet the visionaries behind the oneTree exhibit with 50% off admission all day. The artists will be on site to answer all your questions. Other Meet the Artists days will occur on January 6th and 20th.

For more information visit the website.

Last Holiday Night Market at Heartwood & Co.

December 12th, 2017
Make your own hot chocolate mix by Kim

Make your own hot chocolate mix by Kim

Date:  December 21st @ 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Heartwood & Co. at 1402 Broad St.
Websites: https://www.facebook.com/events/1528952063861072/

Enjoy an evening of shopping with some of the beset local creatives on Vancouver Island. This festive event could hold the perfect holiday gifts and stocking stuffers you’ve been looking for. To further enjoy the experience boozy hot chocolate and treats from the Bake House at Heartwood will be available for purchase.

For more information visit the website.

Broadway’s Chicago for the First Time in Victoria

December 11th, 2017
Musicals, Time Square by Ludovic Bertron

Musicals, Time Square by Ludovic Bertron

Date:  December 18th to 2nnd @ 8:00pm; 21st & 23rd @ 2:00pm & 23rd @ 7:30pm
Location: Royal Theatre at 805 Broughton St.
Websites: http://www.rmts.bc.ca/events/chicago-2017-royal-theatre

This Record-Breaking, Tony Award-Winning Broadway Musical Smash has been seen by over 22 million people worldwide. “Set amidst the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920’s CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the most astonishing choreography you’ve ever seen.”

For more information visit the website.

Open Gaming Session – Social Party Games

December 10th, 2017
Dream Interpretation by Derek Bruff

Dream Interpretation by Derek Bruff

Date:  December 18th @ 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: Interactivity Board Game Cafe at 723 Yates St.
Websites: https://www.facebook.com/events/1772381752832087/

For the last session before Christmas enjoy social, party-style games. All players new and old are welcome with game teachers available to help you get started and help you learn the rules.

For more information visit the website.

Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music

December 9th, 2017
The Sound Of Music by Susana Fernandez

The Sound Of Music by Susana Fernandez

Date:  December 15th @ 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: The Vic Theatre at 808 Douglas St.
Websites: https://www.victoriafilmfestival.com/box-office/vic-films/vic-events/sing-a-long-a-sound-of-music/

This is your chance to sing-a-long to the most successful movie musical of all time.                                             Enjoy the full movie and sing along with the crowd with subtitles.

For more information visit the website.

Tea for Tutu – The Gift

December 8th, 2017
Untitled by Federico Racchi

Untitled by Federico Racchi

Date:  December 12th @ 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Kirk Hall at 680 Courtney St.
Websites: https://www.balletvictoria.ca/community-outreach/tea-for-tutu/

Quality innovative daytime performances in a friendly community atmosphere with tea provided by our sponsors. Doors open at 1:00pm for an introduction to the balled a story of the creation of The Gift with refreshments.

For more information visit the website.

Pancakes in pajamas with Santa

December 7th, 2017
Santa by William Warby

Santa by William Warby

Date:  December 10th @ 10:00pm to 12:00pm
Location: Hotel Grand Pacific at 463 Belleville St.
Websites: https://www.facebook.com/events/145111322787159/

Enjoy a delicious brunch in your pajamas with Santa at Hotel Grand Pacific while you decorate cookies, make holiday crafts and grab a family photo with Santa himself.

For more information visit the website.

Our Climate. Our Future

December 6th, 2017
Glenn Jasechko

Glenn Jasechko

Date:  December 8th @ 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Location: Vic Theatre at 808 Douglas St.
Websites: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/our-climate-our-future-tickets-39849125808

If you enjoyed the prequel of Al Gore’s documentary, An Inconvenient Truth you will enjoy the Sequel: Truth to Power. Following the film will be a talk on what Victoria can do to tackle this global issue. Climate Change can be a daunting issue, but the solutions start with us. Following the film, the City of Victoria will announce the goals within the new Climate Leadership Plan, Synergy will share information about local innovations, and Surfrider will convey what can be done at the individual level to take action on Climate Change.

For more information visit the website.

Bengal & Baubles

December 5th, 2017
aloo gobi (Cauliflower and potato) by Geoff Peters

aloo gobi (Cauliflower and potato) by Geoff Peters

Date:  December 8th @ 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: Fairmont Empress Hotel at 721 Government St.
Websites: http://www.fairmont.com/empress-victoria/special-offers/other-offers/christmas-festive-dinner/

Enjoy a buffet with festive classics and well-known Indian flavours. A DJ will be playing from 7:00pm-11:00pm.

For more information visit the website.

French Bistro

December 4th, 2017
Creme Brulee by Rainy, Windy & Warm

Creme Brulee by Rainy, Windy & Warm

Date:  December 7th @ 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Cook Culture at 1317 Blanshard St.
Websites: https://www.cookculture.com/cooking-school/cooking-classes/french-bistro/

Join Chef Anna Hunt for a simple, hearty Parisian French Bistro-inspired meal that you can easily re-create at home. The menu will consist of a Frisee Salad, Beef Tartare, Duck Confit and Crème Brulee.

For more information visit the website.