Archive for September, 2011

National Ballet of Canada

Monday, September 26th, 2011

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Royal Theatre
September 27 & 28, at 7:30pm
*Tickets starting at $25.00; discount available for students/seniors

Celebrating its 60th year, The National Ballet of Canada returns to Victoria with an evening of exciting mixed repertoire that has garnered awards and critical accolades. Pite’s Emergence received four Dora Awards when it premiered in 2009. Kudelka’s The Man in Black set to six Johnny Cash covers was reviewed as “surprisingly simple in its approach and genius in its outcome” (Dance Magazine). Forsythe’s the second detail has lived in NBoC’s repertoire since 1991 and has been called “a masterpiece” (Toronto Sun) in 2008.

Visit the Royal Theatre Website for more information.

Children’s Harvest Festival

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

ScarecrowChildren’s Harvest Festival Kicks Off Scarecrow Display

Victoria, BC. The Horticulture Centre of the Pacific is hosting the inaugural Children’s Harvest Festival on Saturday, September 24, 2011 from 11 AM to 3 PM. It will feature interactive stations on seed collecting, gourd bowling, apple tasting, musical pollination, clay pumpkin making, farm animals and much more designed to teach children the connection between growing, harvesting and eating. The event is free to children and buy donation to adults. It is also the kick off to the first Field of Scarecrows that will be on display at the Gardens until November 1.

Check out the website for more info.

The HCP is also known as Glendale Gardens & is located at 505 Quayle Road, Victoria, BC.

Rifflandia Festival 2011

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Expect an incredible musical line-up over two stages, a multitude of amazing local food, plus a tented cinema and other fun things.  Visit the website for more info on the festival, taking place Sept 22 – 25, 2011 in Victoria.

Check out the schedule below.

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Victoria Royals Home Opener

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Victoria now has a WHL team of their own, the Victoria Royals kick off their regular season home scVictoria_Royalshedule vs. the Vancouver Giants this Friday!  Be a part of history & be there for the first game.

For further details or to purchase your tickets today, visit the Victoria Royals Ticket Office, www.selectyourtickets.com/victoriaroyals , e-mail vrtickets@victoriaroyals.com, or call 250-220-7889.