Ocean 98.5 Martini Mixer

November 23rd, 2017
Dash of Snow in the Martini by Alan Levine

Dash of Snow in the Martini by Alan Levine

Date:  November 29th @ 7:00pm to 10:30pm
Location: Blue Crab Seafood House at 146 Kingston St.
Websites: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ocean-985-martini-mixer-tickets-39060075738?aff=erellivmlt

Go for a night of food, drinks and full all in support of the BC Children’s Hospital! All guests will enjoy samples of the Ocean 98.5’s final five listener martini recipe submissions as well as a variety of amazing appetizers courtesy of The Blue Crab Seafood House. Each guest will vote for their favourite martini of the night, awarding the best martini and its creators with dinner for a year at the Blue Crab as well as having the feature on the Blue Crab drink menu all year round!

For more information visit the website.

Chambers 35th Annual Auction Gala

November 22nd, 2017
Santa Barbara Wine Auction by Direct Relief

Santa Barbara Wine Auction by Direct Relief

Date:  November 24th to 26th @ 6:00pm to 10:30pm
Location: Union Club of BC at 805 Gordon St.
Websites: http://www.victoriachamber.ca/events/35th-Annual-Dinner-Auction-Gala-Early-Bird-Tickets-On-Sale-1954/details

This black tie evening includes cocktails, dinner, a silent and live auction. Hundreds of items will be available including travel and entertainment packages, electronics, beauty and fitness services, jewellry, and much more.

For more information visit the website.

Out of Hand Christmas Craft Fair

November 21st, 2017
Liquor sales now permitted by Province of British Columbia

Liquor sales now permitted by Province of British Columbia

Date:  November 24th to 26th @ 10:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Victoria Conference Centre at 720 Douglas St.
Websites: https://www.outofhand.ca/

One of Victoria’s most prestigious artisan fairs is one people wait all year to return to. This fair has a well-deserved reputation for presenting fine crafts, artisan food and one-of-a-king fashion pieces from BC’s most creative artisans.

For more information visit the website.

Gift of Good Food Quiz

November 20th, 2017
Suzie's CSA box, Week. by Suzie's Farm

Suzie's CSA box, Week. by Suzie's Farm

Date:  November 23rd @ 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: Northern Quarter at 1724 Douglas St.
Websites: http://www.northernquarter.ca/new-events/

Enjoy a special Benji’s Pub Quiz night for a cause! 10% of food sales and all donations will go towards the wonderful Good Food Box Victoria giving fresh fruit and vegetables to Bridges for Women. Every $500 raised feeds a family in need for a full year!

For more information visit the website.

Christmas Card Making Workshop

November 19th, 2017
A Busy day by Christine Urias

A Busy day by Christine Urias

Date:  November 23rd @ 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Delta Victoria Ocean Point Resort & Spa at 100 Harbour Rd.
Websites: https://www.evensi.ca/christmas-card-making-workshops-delta-hotels-by-marriott/232747545

Impress your friends, family and colleagues with up to 20 hand-crafted Christmas Cards! This is one of four hands-on workshops facilitated by local Victoria artist April Caverhill. Wine will be available for sale with proceeds benefiting Santa’s Anonymous.

For more information visit the website.

Shameful Tiki Room “Summer in Winter” Pop up

November 18th, 2017
Tiki by micala

Tiki by micala

Date:  November 21st @ 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: Foxtrot Tango Whisky Bar at 722 Humboldt St.
Websites: https://www.facebook.com/events/287533801738589/

We are bringing summer to downtown Victoria for 1 night! Enjoy Tiki drinks, music, and outfits. Immerse yourself in the Summer vibes.

For more information visit the website.

Wonder Sunday: Micro-organisms

November 17th, 2017
Plankton 6 by Eelke

Plankton 6 by Eelke

Date:  November 19th @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Royal BC Museum at 675 Belleville St.
Websites: https://royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/visit/events/calendar/event/105110/wonder-sunday-micro-organisms

“Sometimes the smallest creatures an have the biggest impact. Dive into the world of teeny tiny plankton and other micro-organisms to learn how their existence is crucial to our own lives and the lives of other land and marine animals.”

For more information visit the website.

Just for Laughs: The Alternative Comedy Tour

November 16th, 2017
Just for Laughs: The Alternative Comedy Tour Poster

Just for Laughs: The Alternative Comedy Tour Poster

Date:  November 18th @ 7:30pm
Location: McPherson Playhouse at 3 Centennial Square
Websites: http://www.rmts.bc.ca/events/jfl-alt-comedy-2017-mcpherson-playhouse

Join comedians TJ Miller, Rhys Darby and Nick Vatterott for a night of Alternative Comedy. It will be an evening of quirky “off-beat hilarity” by these award winning actors/comedians.

For more information visit the website.

Winter Sparkle Gala! Hudson’s Bay Downtown Victoria

November 15th, 2017
Bejeweled Deer, San Carlos window display by Wonderlane

Bejeweled Deer, San Carlos window display by Wonderlane

Date:  November 18th @ 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: Hudson’s Bay Company in Bay Centre at 1150 Douglas St
Websites: https://www.facebook.com/events/1196397300459995/

Attend this exclusive event at the ParisSpace in The Hudson’s Bay Downtown. A portion of all tickets will benefit the HBC Foundation’s Strength in Stripes.

For more information visit the website.

2017 EcoStar Awards

November 14th, 2017
dropping raindrops by Anna-Lena Konig

dropping raindrops by Anna-Lena Konig

Date:  November 16th @ 6:00pm to 10:30pm
Location: Inn at Laurel Point at 680 Montreal St.
Websites: http://www.ticketrocket.co/event/details/100179/2017-ecostar-awards

This Vancouver Island Awards event recognizes outstanding environmental achievements and leadership by businesses, organizations and individuals. Local champions will be recognized for their initiatives, projects and innovations that contribute to a vibrant future in which our communities and ecology both prosper. Tickets will include appetizers, a complimentary cocktail, music, networking, a silent auction, and info booths!

For more information visit the website.