Ongoing July

Events that span several months

  • butchart gardens

FIREWORKS AT BUTCHART GARDENS

JUNE 29 - AUGUST 31, 2019 BUTCHART GARDENS 10 Summer Firework Saturdays Come and experience a world-class firework show from the comfort of our fireworks viewing lawn. Gasp, clap and laugh through the original aerial and ground production, pioneered by Jennie Butchart’s great-grandson, Christopher, and choreographed to music sure to delight and awe. DATES &

  • Harbour Ferries

HARBOUR FERRY WATER BALLET

MAY 12 - SEPT 29, 2019 When the harbour ferries were originally brought to Victoria in 1990, the Skippers were amazed at their maneuverability. Taking inspiration from the world famous RCMP Musical Ride, they set out to test their abilities by creating a synchronized performance. With no passengers on board, the Captains were able to

  • Memorial Park music festival

MEMORIAL PARK MUSIC FESTIVAL

JUNE 18 - JULY 30, 2019  6:00 - 7:30 OPENING NIGHT JUNE 18 - SPECIAL FESTIVITIES AT 5:00! Grab your shades, sunhats and the whole family! Join us again for Memorial Park Music Fest. For seven glorious summer evenings in Esquimalt, you'll enjoy free live outdoor music performances Tuesday nights June 18 –July 30, 6-7:30 p.m. in historic

  • Sidney Street Market

SIDNEY STREET MARKET

JUNE 6 - AUGUST 29 EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT - 5:30 - 8:30 About the Market Sidney’s Street Market has been a holiday highlight on Vancouver Island since 1999. Every Thursday night from June to August, the Town's charming main street, Beacon Avenue, is closed to traffic and transformed into one of the most spectacular, festive street

  • beach-food-jaimey-hamilton

BEACH FOOD FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS

MAY 31 - SEPT 7, 2019  12:00 - 7:00 Beach Food Fridays & Saturdays are back for 2019! Starting May 31, 2019, head to the beach in Colwood every Friday & Saturday for lunch or dinner from your favourite local food trucks with free, live, local music from 5 to 7 pm. It's a fun event with

  • Breakwater Barge

BREAKWATER BARGE

MAY 31 - SEPT 27, 2019 FRIDAY NITES FROM 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. BITES, BREWS, BANDS ON THE BARGE Celebrate the end of the week with food trucks, live music, craft beer and cider, and great company on the floating barge at Ogden Point! The Barge sits just below the popular Ogden Point breakwater,

  • royal bc museum

MAYA: THE GREAT JAGUAR RISES

MAY 17 - DECEMBER 31, 2019 ROYAL BC MUSEUM - 675 BELLEVILLE Discover a powerful culture that rose in the tropical rainforests of Central America thousands of years ago. Explore Maya identity from ancient times to the present day and see how science and belief have shaped the Maya world. Celebrating UNESCO’s Year of Indigenous