Archive for March, 2014

Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival

Monday, March 31st, 2014


Dates: April 1, 2014 to May 12, 2014
Location: Various
Time: Various

Entering its 87th year, the Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival has a long and popular history in Victoria.

For six weeks, over five thousand Victoria-area performers and students of music, dance and dramatic arts will be on stage and adjudicated in music, dance and speech arts. Performances in Brass, Classical Guitar, Choral, Composition, Dance (Ethnic, School and Studio), Fiddle, Musical Theatre, Piano, School Bands, School Orchestras, Speech and Dramatic Arts, Strings, Vocal and Woodwinds by talented youngsters and adults take place daily throughout Festival.

For more information, please visit the Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival website.

Victoria IMAX Film Festival

Monday, March 24th, 2014


Dates: March 21, 2014 to April 21, 2014
Location: IMAX Victoria
Time: Various

The IMAX Film Festival is an annual affair. It features six great films over four weeks for one low price. The festival gives goers the opportunity to revisit old IMAX classics or see these classics for the first time.

This year’s films include:

- Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk
- Adventures in Wild California
- Dolphins
- Majestic White Horses
- Penguins
- D-Day, Normandy 1944

These films are sure to entertain movie goers of all ages. For more information on the IMAX Film Festival, please visit the IMAX Victoria website.

Belfry SPARK Festival

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014


Dates: March 16, 2014 to March 30, 2014
Time: Various
Location: Belfry Theatre, Victoria, BC

From March 16 to March 30, 2014 the Belfry Theatre presents its sixth annual SPARK Festival of new plays and new ideas. SPARK has artists coming from across Canada and will also include local talent from Victoria!

There will be forty free events including readings and miniplays. The five big shows will include Terminus, Firewall, When it Rains, Little Iliad and Belfry 101 Live.

For more information including ticket prices and show times, please visit the Belfry Theatre website.

17th Annual Victoria French Festival

Monday, March 3rd, 2014


Dates: March 6, 2014 to March 9, 2014
Time: Various
Locations: Various

Come and enjoy four days of French culture from around the world at the 17th Annual Victoria French Fest!
The four day event will include two days of free activities and concerts at Centennial Square. Activities for the whole family will include free face painting, balloon animals, drumming workshops and lots more.

For more information, please visit the Victoria French Festival website.