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2017 Mad Hatter’s Ball

Monday, March 6th, 2017
Mad Hatter by Jakey or, Jake

Mad Hatter by Jakey or, Jake

Date: March 11th @ 6:00pm to midnight
Location: Bear Mountain Golf at 1999 Country Club Way
Websites: eventbrite.com

Go “Through the Looking Glass” to enjoy amazing food, drinks and dancing! Featured at this fundraising event for the Boys & Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria will be live and silent auctions, raffles & games.

For more information visit the website.

Victoria Flower Count

Sunday, March 5th, 2017
Daffodils by Nicole Beaulac

Daffodils by Nicole Beaulac

Date: March 6th to 12th
Location: Each municipality across Greater Victoria
Websites: http://flowercount.com/

This annual light-hearted promotion, sponsored and organized by The Butchart Gardens and Tourism Victoria, with goal to bolster community pride and increase awareness of what Victoria has in the tourism shoulder-season. Annually this event brings national and international attention to the fact that Victoria has the mildest climate in Canada.

For more information visit the website.

Fleurs de Villes

Friday, March 3rd, 2017
Date: March 7th to 12th @ 10:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Mayfair Shopping Centre at 221-3147 Douglas
Websites:  http://fleursdevilles.com/
This floral fashion extravaganza is a five-day event hosting in centre exhibits of over a dozen bespoke floral-dressed mannequins, showcasing the talented work of Vancouver Island florists. This is an unique, exhibition combining fashion and fresh florals through inventive and artful spring displays.
For more information visit the website.

#window #display #mannequin by Lynn Friedman

#window #display #mannequin by Lynn Friedman

Date: March 7th to 12th @ 10:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Mayfair Shopping Centre at 221-3147 Douglas
Websites: http://fleursdevilles.com/

This floral fashion extravaganza is a five-day event hosting in centre exhibits of over a dozen bespoke floral-dressed mannequins, showcasing the talented work of Vancouver Island florists. This is an unique, exhibition combining fashion and fresh florals through inventive and artful spring displays.

For more information visit the website.

Ideafest

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
IDEA by Mike Linksvayer

IDEA by Mike Linksvayer

Date: March 6th to 11th
Location: Various Uvic Buildings at 3800 Finnerty
Websites: http://www.uvic.ca/ideafest/

Join UVic thinkers, innovators and artists for a free, week-long festival of world-changing ideas. This year’s festival features hundreds of speakers, presenting on topics ranging from angry populism and ocean sustainability to innovations in cybernetic technologies and Indigenous resurgence. Each year, new and emerging research is explained, debated, re-worked and brought to life in a range of highly creative panels, workshops, exhibits, presentations, performances, and tours.

For more information visit the website.

Cello Class Recital

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
Musician Cello player. by Laura Shand

Musician Cello player. by Laura Shand

Date: March 5th @ 2:30pm
Location: Phillip T. Young Recital Hall at Uvic
Websites: https://finearts.uvic.ca/music/

UVic School of Music cello students from the studio of Pamela Highbaugh Aloni will be performing. This concert will be broadcast live at finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/live/.

For more information visit the website.

Flute Class Recital

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
Flute by Anthony C

Flute by Anthony C

Date: March 4th @ 7:00pm
Location: Phillip T. Young Recital Hall at Uvic
Websites: https://finearts.uvic.ca/music/

UVic School of Music flute students from the studio of Dr. Suzane Snizek will perform with a special world premiere for solo flute choir by composer Nebojsa Macura, commissioned by Dr. Snizek and conducted by David P. Gagnon. This concert will be broadcast live at finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/live/.

For more information visit the website.

Violin Class Recital

Monday, February 27th, 2017
Musicality - 8 by LiteWriting aka Loreen72

Musicality - 8 by LiteWriting aka Loreen72

Date: March 4th @ 2:30pm
Location: Phillip T. Young Recital Hall at Uvic
Websites: https://finearts.uvic.ca/music/

UVic School of Music violin students from the studio of Sharon Stanis will be performing. This concert will be broadcast live at finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/live/.

For more information visit the website.

Coast Salish Printmaking Exhibition

Sunday, February 26th, 2017
Spindle Whorl (1996) by aa440

Spindle Whorl (1996) by aa440

Date: March 4th @ 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Alcheringa Gallery at 621 Fort
Websites: http://www.alcheringa-gallery.com/

This exhibition will highlight Susan Points influence on Coast Salish printmaking by juxtaposing her work with younger artists Thomas Cannell and Kelly Cannell.

For more information visit the website.

2017 Bear Mountain Bike Festival presented by McDonalds

Saturday, February 25th, 2017
bh1 by Vik Approved

bh1 by Vik Approved

Date: March 4th & 5th @ 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Bear Mountain Golf Club at 1999 Country Club Way
Websites: https://bearmountain.ca/recreation/bike/bear-mountain-bike-festival/

This is one of the most anticipated and most exciting cycling events on Vancouver Island. This event draws 500+ participants and thousands of spectators. Events will include X-Country, Enduro riding, Bike Expo as well as fun activities for cycling enthusiasts of all ages and abilities.

For more information visit the website.

Voices of Women Throughout Canadian History: An Art Show

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Part of the famous five Calgary by Bernard Spragg. NZ

Part of the famous five Calgary by Bernard Spragg. NZ

Date: March 2nd to 12th
Location: The Bay Centre at 2-1150 Douglas
Websites: http://www.cacgv.ca/events/cacgv-events

The Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria is pleased to host this exhibition to help celebrate International Women’s Day and local women artists. This is a lightly juried show featuring female artists of all levels and disciplines. The exhibition is all inclusive, displaying a variety of mediums such as print, painting, sculptures to just name a few.

A reception will be held on March 2nd from 7:00pm-8:30pm to showcase some local musicians with refreshments served.

For more information visit the website.