Archive for August, 2013

Vancouver Island Blues Bash

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Dates: August 31, 2013 to September 2, 2013
Location: Ship Point (Victoria’s Inner Harbour)

The 19th annual Vancouver Island Blues Bash will take place from August 31st to September 2nd this year and will feature local, regional and international blues and R&B artists in both the free to the public and paid admission performances. This event will be held on an outdoor stage in Victoria’s beautiful Inner Harbour.

For more information on the festival schedule and tickets, please visit The Victoria Jazz Society website.

The Saanich Fair

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

Dates: August 31, 2013 to September 2, 2013
Location: Saanich Fairgrounds – 1528 Stellys Cross Road, Saanichton, BC
Time: 8:00am to 9:00pm

The Saanich Fair is back for its 146th year and there will be loads to see and do for every age. There will be a midway of rides, produce and livestock exhibitions, farm and crafts displays, live entertainment and much more!

For more information on admission fees and a catalogue of exhibits, please visit The Saanich Fair website.

Victoria Classic Boat Festival

Monday, August 12th, 2013


Dates: August 31, 2013 to September 1, 2013
Location: Victoria’s Inner Harbour

Classic wooden boats of all shapes and sizes will meet for the 36th annual Classic Boat Festival this September Labour Day weekend.

The Victoria Classic Boat Festival attracts the finest power, sail and steam boats from the Pacific Northwest and around the world. A number of the vessels will be open to the public over the weekend and the Sunday morning Sailpast is always a great sight!

Enjoy this year’s Victoria Classic Boat Festival from August 30th to September 1st in Victoria’s beautiful Inner Harbour. 

Please visit the Victoria Classic Boast Festival website for more information on this event.