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Christmas Craft Beer Show

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
My Christmas beer by Chrissy Hunt

My Christmas beer by Chrissy Hunt

Date: December 2nd @ 5:00pm to 9:00pm; 3rd @ 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre at 1925 Blanshard
Websites: http://www.selectyourtickets.com/event.php?event_id=1593

“The best part about beer is that it can be enjoyed at any time of the year, and it should be celebrated in the same manner! This event will allow the multitude of fantastic local micro-breweries to gather together to display their seasonal products as well as their brewery favorites to both beer lovers and food beverage professionals ahead of the holiday season.”

For more information visit the website.

Viennoiserie Baking Class at The Fickle Fig

Monday, November 28th, 2016
Home-made croissants by Nicolas Connault

Home-made croissants by Nicolas Connault

Date: November 29th @ 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: The Fickle Fig Farm Market at 1780 Mills
Websites: http://www.theficklefig.ca/csaprogram

Learn to bake your own Danish’s and Puff Pastry dough! The Fickle Fig Farm Market is a year-round farmers’ market, bakery & bistro, featuring seasonable, sustainable, local, organic farm produce and products from the Saanich Peninsula. Classes are limited to 10 people so register soon!

For more information visit the website.

Guest Concert: Krisztina Szabo, mezzo-soprano

Sunday, November 27th, 2016
mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabo by Kristina Szabo Website

mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabo by Kristina Szabo Website

Date: November 27th @ 2:30pm
Location: Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, MacLaurin Bld, Uvic at 3800 Finnerty
Websites: https://finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/

“Hungarian-Canadian mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabo exemplifies today’s modern singer: she is vocally versatile, possesses excellent stage prowess and paints vivid character portraits on both the opera and concert stages. She has become highly sought after in both North America and Europe as an artist of supreme musicianship and stagecraft and sings frequently at the Canadian Opera Company. UVic piano professor Arthur Rowe joins Szabo in this performance of Brahms’s Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy Songs) Op. 103. This concert is presented by the University of Victoria’s Orion Series in Fine Arts.”

For more information visit the website.

Christmas Event Calendars

Saturday, November 26th, 2016
Another Christmas day by Jamie McCaffrey

Another Christmas day by Jamie McCaffrey

Date: until New Years Eve
Location: Greater Victoria Area
Websites: http://www.tourismvictoria.com/christmas/events/; http://www.downtownvictoria.ca/holidays#Christmas Guide

Get into the holiday spirit with the many festive things to do, see and experience throughout the capital region! Stroll through the beautifully lit streets, enjoy holiday sips and eats and escape the crowds or join in the festive energy. There is something for everyone through these festive times.

For more information visit the website.

2nd Annual Parkside Snow Globe

Friday, November 25th, 2016
Snow Globe- 135/365 by jennyrotten

Snow Globe- 135/365 by jennyrotten

Date: November 25th to January 6th @ 9:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Parkside Hotel & Spa at 810 Humboldt
Website: http://www.parksidevictoria.com/the-hotel/holiday-festivities.htm

Take a journey through a living snow globe within the hotel’s atrium and catch a snowflake to take home with you! They will feature beautifully decorated trees with all snowflake ornaments available for purchase by donation. All proceeds raised will go to The Cridge Centre for the Family.

For more information visit the website.

Little Gems Holiday and Art Craft Fair

Sunday, November 20th, 2016
P1080900 by dm1795

P1080900 by dm1795

Date: November 19th to December 18th @ 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: The Bay Centre – CACGV Community Gallery at 636 Fort
Website: http://cacgv.ca/galleries-performance-venues/the-bay-centre

This festive event connects local artists getting in the holiday spirit with their community. All of the works of art are under $300 and come from various mediums such as sculptures, art cards, prints, painting, photography and more.

For more information visit the website.

Annual Gingerbread Showcase

Saturday, November 19th, 2016
The Gingerbread House by smilla4

The Gingerbread House by smilla4

Date: November 19th to January 2nd @ 9:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Inn at Laurel Point at 680 Montreal
Website: http://www.laurelpoint.com/christmas-1/canada-s-national-gingerbread-showcase.htm

Canada’s National Gingerbread Showcase is here once again! The event benefits the Habitat for Humanity Victoria and brings together professionals and amateur bakers from across Canada and highlights their creativity, while supporting a great cause.

For more information visit the website.

Moscow Ballet’s Swan Lake Ballet

Saturday, November 12th, 2016
8344 - St Petersburg by thisisbossi

8344 - St Petersburg by thisisbossi

Date: November 12th @ 2:00pm
Location: Royal Theatre at 805 Broughton
Website: http://www.rmts.bc.ca/events/moscow-ballet-swan-lake-2016-royal-theatre

Moscow Ballet’s renowned company of 40 dancers performs the greatest ballet of all time Swan Lake on their 10th Canadian Anniversary Tour. “Brimful with feeling” says the New York Times and “Technically supreme dancing, dazzling moments,” from the Calgary Herald. Moscow Ballet’s traditional telling of the tragic Swan Lake story includes award-winning dancers, authentic costumes and lavish sets.

For more information visit the website.

Lest We Forget, Remembrance Day

Friday, November 11th, 2016
Lest we forget by John Steadman

Lest we forget by John Steadman

MyBizDay Vancouver Island

Monday, November 7th, 2016
handshake by 드림포유

handshake by 드림포유

Date: November 9th @ 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Victoria Conference Centre at 720 Douglas
Website: http://smallbusinessbc.ca/event/mybizday-vancouver-island/

Enjoy a full-day education event featuring workshops, exhibits and networking for small business owners and entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their business.

For more information visit the website.