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Once a year or once-in-a-lifetime events you won’t want to miss!

  • Nutcracker beyond the stage

The Nutcracker: Beyond the Stage

Available as an exclusive, limited-time film release from December 18, 2020 until January 2, 2021 In 2009, Chan Hon Goh, former Principal Dancer of The National Ballet of Canada, produced the premiere of Goh Ballet’s lavish and unique "The Nutcracker", setting a tradition for Vancouver to embrace. The overwhelming success of Goh Ballet’s The Nutcracker

  • Daniel Lapp

DANIEL LAPP’S HOME FOR CHRISTMAS

DECEMBER 20, 2020 Online Concert Date: Premieres Dec 20 at 3PM (PST) on the VCM YouTube Channel Cost: Suggested donation of $25 in lieu of purchasing a ticket Link: https://vcm.bc.ca/event/home-for-christmas/ Daniel Lapp’s Home for Christmas Online Concert premieres on Dec 20 at 3PM (PST) on the VCM YouTube Channel. With some holiday magic, nearly 150

  • Victoria Symphony

VICTORIA SYMPHONY VIRTUAL SEASON

This free concert premieres November 26 @ 7:30 pm at victoriasymphony.ca and will be available online until December 25, 2020. For the first time in the 2020/21 virtual season, the Victoria Symphony brass players take to the stage to perform a collection of brass favourites including Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man, Pachelbel’s Magnificat as

  • BC Seafood Festival

BC SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

NOVEMBER 20 - 22 We're wading into a modified 2020 BC Seafood 'Festival' with several BC Seafood fin-tasticEvents & the Gala Dinner which will take place November 20th to 22nd at Crown Isle Resort & Golf Community. in Courtenay, BC! Other small scale events and chef demos will also be taking place to wet your

  • PleistocenePark

PLEISTOCENE PARK

NOVEMBER 6 - DECEMBER 5, 2020 Opening Reception: Friday, November 6, 7 to 10pm Open House (artist in attendance): Saturday, November 7, 12 to 5pm Located in Eastern Siberia (Yakutia) on the edge of the Arctic Circle, Pleistocene Park is an engineered, multi-generational rewilding study to relocate herds of animals to cultivate shrub forest back to grassland.

  • Gingerbread showcase

GINGERBREAD SHOWCASE

NOEMBER 21 - JANUARY 23, 2021 It may look a little different this year, but Habitat for Humanity Victoria’s premier fundraiser the Gingerbread Showcase, sponsored by Revera, will launch its 12th season on November 21, 2020! More than forty bakers have answered the call to take part in this year’s event. These amazingly talented people

  • Victoria Symphony

VICTORIA SYMPHONY

VIRTUAL SEASON OCTOBER 29 - NOVEMBER 27, 2020 The Victoria Symphony virtual season continues with Autumn Reflections - Schubert’s Symphony No. 5, premiering October 29 @ 7:30 pm at victoriasymphony.ca. Schubert’s fabulously graceful and melodic Symphony is paired with Juno award winning Canadian composer Jordan Nobles’ Suite from Surface Tensions, a work inspired by the

  • Goldstream Salmon Run, Victoria, BC Visitor in Victoria

GOLDSTREAM SALMON RUN

mid-late October -> early December GOLDSTREAM PROVINCIAL PARK - Goldstream has a world-class salmon spawning stream with thousands of Chum Salmon returning each year. Bright colours and hooked jaws develop on male Chum salmon after they enter breeding streams. This accounts for the very different appearance these fish have from when they are caught in