About Linda

I've lived in Victoria over 30 years and I still can't believe how great this city really is! My husband, Bruce, and I have traveled the world but coming home to Victoria is still quite often a celebration. Together, we want to share our love of the city and the area by giving you an 'insider's' insights of where to go - what to do - and how to get there!


SEPT 26 - NOVEMBER 5, 2023 HAUNTED MANOR, MINI-GOLF AND PING PONG LOUNGE 711 Yates St, Victoria FEATURING THE PUMPKIN KING! Haunted Mansion is an immersive and interactive twist on the game of mini-golf. You'll putt your way through an 18-hole course set in a haunted manor with a ghoulish story to tell! FOR MORE


Ry Moran: From Truth to Reconciliation Wednesday, September 27 at 5:30pm in Alix Goolden Performance Hall. Leading up to the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, join us for a special event, Ry Moran: From Truth to Reconciliation on Wednesday, September 27 at 5:30pm in Alix Goolden Performance Hall. During this event, Ry will share


Paul McKinnon & Friends Brickyard Pizza (784 Yates Street - Victoria V8W 1L4) When: 8pm September 27 How Much: $15 (on-line tickets only) (Limited seating) Also available - Pizza & Beer (or another drink of your choosing- we don’t judge)


October 7 & 8 from 12-6:30pm Market Square, 560 Johnson St. The ReLove Market is an empowering fashion & lifestyle community dedicated to the pursuit of personal expression balanced with environmental sustainability.  We bring local curators and fashion enthusiasts together in a welcoming, inspiring and creative in-person forum to share ideas and textiles! Join us

  • Victoria Guitar Society


Victoria Guitar Society is pleased to present the first concert in our 2023-2024 season Virtuoso!   Lovro Peretić Friday September 29th at 730:pm Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, University of Victoria. This opening concert features the spectacular Lovro Peretic an award-winning guitarist from Croatia.  He began studying guitar at a young age, graduating from the

  • Sidney Museum


THE LAUNDRY ROOM SEPT 15 - NOV 30, 2023 This exhibit shows contemporary art and historical objects relating to laundry and is a collaboration with four local artists, Elizabeth Carefoot, Laura Feeleus, Sharon Stoneman, and Lesley Turner. A combination of artwork and historical artifacts, this exhibit showcases different features of what has been historically viewed


Saanich Peninsula Hospital & Healthcare Foundation "Spirit Gala" October 21, 2023   Mary Winspear Centre Time: 6pm - 11pm On Saturday, October 21st we look forward to welcoming a record number of guests to our Signature Event, the newly branded Spirit Gala, presented by Peninsula Co-op. Join us for an out-of-this-world evening as we transform


October 14th and 15th, 2023 10am – 4pm, daily The ArtSea Studio Tour is one of Vancouver Island’s longest running self-guided studio tours. Visit one of the participating studios on the Saanich Peninsula to view recent works (online self-guided tour map will be available), enjoy artist demonstrations, and to learn about inspirations and the reasons

  • Halloween Pumpkins


October 31, 2023 - 5:00PM to 9:00PM Bullen Field and Esquimalt Fire Hall Address: 1151 Esquimalt Rd Join Esquimalt Rec and the Esquimalt Firefighters for a night of Halloween fun!


Haunted Mansion- Halloween Show and Party Sat, Oct 28, 2023 6:00 PM - 11:59 PM Victoria Conference Centre - Crystal Garden - 713 Douglas Street This Halloween Passion and Performance Arts Inc. is bringing you into our Haunted Mansion, an immersive horror experience. Join us on October 28th at the Crystal Garden for this terrifying