Victoria is a vibrant city with a large community of artists, musicians, galleries, theatres & nightclubs.

Here are some ideas for you to consider!

Art/Galleries/Exhibitions

AN EVENING WITH ANNE & ROBERT

JULY 8, 2022 The Bateman Foundation and the Anne Innis Dagg Foundation are proud to announce their first partnership event featuring internationally renowned artist, naturalist, and conservationist Robert Bateman and trailblazing zoologist, feminist, and author

TD ART GALLERY PAINT IN

JULY 16, 2022  11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.   Welcome back to the TD Art Gallery Paint-In, painting the town since 1987! The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is excited to bring back the 33rd

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GOVERNMENT HOUSE AND CARY MEWS

One of Victoria's 'hidden gems' ... Government House is the seat of the Lieutenant Governer of British Columbia, The Honorable Janet Austin, OBC. Government House is the office and official residence of the Lieutenant Governor

  • Emily Carr Painting

EMILY CARR HOUSE

Emily Carr House - A Canadian National & Provincial Heritage Site. (2022) Tours available by appointment on Saturdays this spring. Tours must be booked in advance. Tours last 1 hour Admission is by donation, and

Greater Victoria Art Gallery, Victoria, BC

There is always something new and interesting at the Greater Victoria Art Gallery! We are pleased to announce that the Gallery is open. Visiting During Covid-19 Please note that we will be closed on Mondays

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ROYAL BC MUSEUM, VICTORIA, BC

A must-do for any visitor to Victoria is a trip to the Royal BC Museum. Located at 675 Belleville St., across from the Provincial Legislature Bldgs., and just down from the Empress Hotel/Convention Centre, the

ART GALLERIES IN VICTORIA, BC

Victoria is home to a LOT of art galleries - traditional, modern, avant garde and native.  Here are some worth checking out!   1.  Art Gallery of Greater Victoria - 1040 Moss St., Victoria, BC

Films, Film Festivals

  • Victoria Film Festival

WHAT’S ON AT THE VIC THEATRE

THE VIC THEATRE 808 DOUGLAS ST **All films are at the Vic Theatre unless otherwise noted** Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story Dates and Times:  June 17 7:30pm,  June 18 5:00pm,  June 20 5:00pm,  June

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IMAX THEATRE

Imax Victoria in the Royal BC Museum is the largest Imax screen in BC! The largest IMAX® screen in British Columbia combined with crystal clear images in IMAX 4K Laser and wraparound digital surround sound, offers you an

MOVIE THEATRES IN VICTORIA, BC

If you've got a taste for the latest block-buster ... or perhaps an independant film ... or a short but exciting IMAX film ... Victoria has something for everyone.  Here's a listing of movie theatres

Music, Live Theatre, Street Performances

  • Victoria Conservatory of Music

BAROQUE INSTRUMENTAL FACULTY CONCERT

JULY  19, 2022   7:30 pm - 9:30 pm VICTORIA CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC PRESENTS Bach, PacheIbel and Guardian Angels-Baroque Programme Faculty Concert Members of Victoria Baroque and Pacific Baroque Orchestra come together for an unforgettable evening

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MUSIC BY THE SEA

Victoria Concerts  - August 1 to 5, 2022 Location:  Victoria International Marina Buy Tickets for Victoria - https://ci.ovationtix.com/36331/production/1120658 An intimate musical experience in breathtaking settings! Join us for Music by the Sea in Bamfield and

MRYIA: LIFE IN RHYTHM

September 10, 2022 Time: 7:30 pm Location: Royal Theatre, Victoria BCIY Cheremosh Ukrainian Dance Company has developed a vast history over the past 50 years. Join us in celebrating both our classic repertoire dances as

SPLASH AROUND TOWN

JULY 22 - 31, 2022 Splash Around Town - Symphony In The Summer Festival July 22-31, 2022 The Victoria Symphony returns with a 10-day summer music festival at some of downtown Victoria's most iconic and

  • Victoria Jazz Society

HARBOUR BLUES ‘N ROOTS FESTIVAL

AUGUST 25 - 28, 2022 The Vancouver Island Blues Bash features local, international, and regional blues and R&B artists/groups in both free to the public and ticketed performances on the beautiful outdoor stage in Victoria’s

  • Fringe Festival

FRINGE FESTIVAL

AUGUST 24 - SEPT 4, 2022 ON-LINE AND METRO STUDIO With the easing of restrictions, the Victoria Fringe returned with new dates and new ways to Fringe in 2021. Running August 13 – September 24,

  • Phillips Backyard Festival

PHILLIPS BACKYARD MUSIC FESTIVAL

May 14, 2022 To August 14, 2022 2010 Government Street Phillips will be hosting three separate two-day festivals in their Backyard, GLITTERBOMBER (May 14th and 15th), TILT! (July 9th and 10th), and IMPLOSION EXPLOSION (August 13th and 14th). CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

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LAKETOWN ROCK

JULY 22 - 23, 2022 LAKETOWN RANCH,   648 - 8811 Youbou Road, Lake Cowichan Back by popular demand, Laketown Rock returns on July 22 & 23, 2022 at Laketown Ranch. Full camping and concert passes

  • Eine Kleine Music Festival

EINE KLEINE SUMMER MUSIC

JUNE 11 - JUNE 29, 2022 CLICK HERE FOR LOCATIONS Founded in 1987, Eine Kleine Summer Music is the longest running summer Classical music event in greater Victoria.We are a not-for-profit organization presenting world class chamber music

  • Jazz Fest

VICTORIA INT’L JAZZ FEST

JUNE 24 - JULY 3, 2022 VARIOUS VENUES The TD Victoria International JazzFest is a ten-day music festival featuring the jazz, blues and world music of local, Canadian, and internationally acclaimed musicians. The longest running

  • Victoria Ska & Reggae Fest

SKA AND REGGAE FESTIVAL

JUNE 22 - 26, 2022 We are pleased to announce the lineup for Victoria's 23rd Annual Ska & Reggae Festival, once again taking place in the heart of beautiful downtown Victoria, June 22 – 26,

  • Laketown Shakedown

LAKETOWN SHAKEDOWN

JUNE 30 - JULY 2, 2022 One of the Islands' biggest music festivals is back! There's a great line-up of talented acts, food, beverages and camping close by. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO

LIVE THEATRE IN VICTORIA, BC

Victoria has a thriving theatre community.  Here are some of the places you'll find plays & performances: 1.  The Belfry Theatre - 11291 Gladstone, Victoria, BC 2.  Langham Court Theatre - 805 Langham Court, Victoria,

LIVE MUSIC IN VICTORIA,BC

There is no shortage of music in Victoria! CLUBS, BARS & RESTAURANTS There is a variety of clubs, bars & restaurants in the downtown - as well as outlying areas -area that feature live music.