VICTORIA, BC FESTIVALS AND SPECIAL EVENTS IN AUGUST

AUGUST IN VICTORIA IS PERFECT!  DAYS ARE WARM AND LONG, NIGHTS ARE COOL AND MELLOW!  ALWAYS SOMETHING FUN GOING ON!

EVERYTHING SEEMS TO BE GOING AHEAD AS ‘NORMAL’ BUT PLEASE ALWAYS CHECK THE OFFICIAL EVENT WEBSITE IN CASE COVID REARS IT’S UGLY HEAD AGAIN!!

  • Music by the sea

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

  • 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

  • Fairway Gorge Paddling Club

DRAGON BOAT RACES

AUGUST 6 & 7, 2022 On August 6-7,  2022, we’re launching the Vancouver Island Dragon Boat Festival on the Gorge Waterway along Victoria’s spectacular harbour system. This exciting weekend of

  • HCP

ARTS & MUSIC IN THE GARDENS

AUGUST 6 & 7, 2022 THE GARDENS AT HCP Now in its 26 year Arts & Music in the Gardens is one of the most well-loved festivals in Victoria, BC.

PET-A-PALOOZA

AUGUST 13+14 2022 SAT - 10:00 - 4:00 SUN - 11:00 - 4:00 BULLEN PARK, 1140 LYALL ST, ESQUIMAL THE WEST COAST’S LARGEST OUTDOOR PET FESTIVAL IS COMING BACK! THIS

  • 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

  • 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).

  • Heritage Acres Sign, Visitor in Victoria

THE BIG RIG SHOW

JULY 30 - AUG 1, 2022    9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. WHERE:  HERITAGE ACRES Come and see the Big Rig trucks in the front field Entrance CLICK HERE FOR MORE

  • City of Colwood

COLWOOD BEACH FOOD DAYS

MAY 6 - AUGUST 28, 2022 Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, head to the Lagoon Beach along Ocean Boulevard in Colwood for eats from your favourite local food trucks in the

JUNIOR NATURE SKETCH

Saturdays - July 13, August 3, August 6 Who: Ages 5 to 13 Where: Online Time: Saturdays 10:00am-11:00am PST Junior Nature Sketch:  Raptors Among Us Look to the skies and see the amazing raptors

ON-GOING EVENTS

This is for long-term events that may span several months or more!

  • Sidney Thursday Market

SIDNEY THURSDAY NITE MARKET

SIDNEY THURSDAY NIGHT MARKET THURSDAY night - 5:30 to 8:30 pm June 2nd to September 1st, 2022 Outside at the

  • ArtSea Virtual Tour

ARTSEA FALL TOUR

VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE UNTIL THE END OF 2022 Short films featuring local arts and cultural practitioners. Experience a virtual studio