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Events Calendar

Saturday, March 11, 2017

All day
Voices of Women through Canadian History

Voices of Women through Canadian History

Date: 
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 10:00am to Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
The Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria is pleased to host Voices of Women through Canadian History, an exhibition celebrating International Women's Day and local women artists. This is a lightly juried show featuring female artists of all levels and disciplines.
 
A celebration of the diversity of female artists that call the British Columbian West Coast home. The works exhibited aim to exemplify the Canadian female experience. Exhibit March 2-12
Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
 
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Victoria Real Estate Investment Expo 2017

Victoria Real Estate Investment Expo 2017

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday, March 11, 2017
10:00am-5:00pm
Crystal Garden, 713 Douglas St., Victoria, BC

The inaugural Victoria Real Estate Investment Expo will take place March 11, 2017 at the Crystal Garden in downtown Victoria, BC. EXPO2017 is a major opportunity for investors in our region to discover the tools, resources, people and organizations that are available to meet their real estate investment goals.

Location: 
713 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
Master Gardeners at GVPL

Master Gardeners at GVPL

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Questions about plants or pests? Save up your questions and drop by the rotunda of the Central Branch to speak with Master Gardeners from the Victoria Master Gardener Association. Kindly bring your specimens in a sealed bag. Drop-in; space is limited.

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
Seed Library Member Orientation

Seed Library Member Orientation

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Learn how to borrow seeds from the Victoria Seed Library and how to dry seeds for return at the end of the season. You’ll also have the opportunity to connect with other seed savers and share resources, tips and techniques for backyard growing. This orientation is required to participate in Seed Swaps. Register at gvpl.ca or call 250-940-4875 (GVPL) for more information

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
Victoria Seed Library: Seed Swap

Victoria Seed Library: Seed Swap

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Created by LifeCycles and GVPL, the Victoria Seed Library offers a way for hobby and beginner gardeners to share seeds and other gardening resources. Sign out the varieties that interest you, and then return seeds from your healthiest or tastiest crops. Prerequisite: the Seed Library Member Orientation. Drop-in; space is limited. Admission to drop-in programs is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
Chinatown Walks

Chinatown Walks

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

 

 

Explore Canada's oldest Chinatown with an experienced guide who will take you to the city's only operating Chinese temple, an herbalist shop, Fan Tan Alley and treat you to Chinese baking. No reservations needed. Tours take place rain or shine. Purchase tickets online at www.discoverthepast.com or directly from the guides (cash only) starting 15 minutes before each tour. Start outside Starbucks Coffee, corner of Government and Fisgard Street.

 

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
 
Dragon's Den Auditions
 
 
The Little Prince

The Little Prince

Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Mar 12 2017 .
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 12:15pm
Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 12:15pm

A pilot crashes his plane in the Sahara Desert, where he meets a young prince from a distant asteroid (Asteroid 325) who tells him a story of life among the stars. Meet a cast of characters including talking roses and a fox. Venture out on interplanetary travel to learn about true love and loyalty. A spectacular adventure of imagination for all ages.

The Little Prince is one of the most universally cherished books of all time, selling millions of copies worldwide. Now it comes to life in a spectacular new theatrical celebration of the imagination and the artist within us all.

Location: 
#3 Centennial Square
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
 
Book Launch with Nicola Peffers

Book Launch with Nicola Peffers

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Join in on Saturday, March 11th from 1pm to 4pm when Victoria author, Nicola Peffers will be launching her memoir " Refuge in the Black Deck".
 
When Ordinary Seaman Nicola Peffers boarded the HMCS Winnipeg in 2009, she was embarking on her first deployment with the Canadian Navy. At 26 years old, one of the top students in her training class, and one of the few women on the boat, Nicola began her career with a sense of optimism and hope towards seeing the world and serving her country.
 
Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
Lift Off! A Craft Beer Launch Event

Lift Off! A Craft Beer Launch Event

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Lift Off! became Victoria Beer Week’s marquee event last year when more than 500 people sampled a dozen brand new beers at historic Market Square. This year, we will launch 12 new beers from BC craft breweries with packaged versions of those beers available at a pop-up liquor store on-site for the first time anywhere.
Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
 
Robert Bateman Centre Tour

Robert Bateman Centre Tour

Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday and every Saturday until Sat Apr 29 2017 .
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm

Every Tuesday and Saturday at 2:00pm enjoy a 45 minute tour through the gallery with one of our Bateman experts.
Learn about Robert’s evolution as an artist, and hear personal stories behind the creation of this work.

Free with your purchase of admission.
No registration required, simply meet at the gallery desk at 2:00pm.

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Date: 
Repeats every day 2 times .
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Alonzo King is a visionary choreographer whose pieces are in the repertoire of the Royal Swedish Ballet, Frankfurt Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Hubbard Street Dance and many, many more. His company of 12 dancers is renowned for their long lean lines and explosive athleticism.

King’s works are inspired by music and infused with refined aesthetics. The program includes King’s Shostakovich set to four of the composer’s string quartets and his latest work, Sand, a Premiere collaboration with tenor saxophonist Charles Lloyd and jazz pianist Jason Moran.

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
Ghostly Walks

Ghostly Walks

Date: 
Repeats every week every Sunday and every Friday and every Saturday 48 times .
Friday, January 6, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, January 13, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, February 3, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Behind Victoria’s old-world charm lie tales of eccentric characters, heroic deeds, intrigue, love, humour, hangings, murder… and GHOSTS! Ghostly Walks start in front of the Visitor Information Centre at 812 Wharf Street.

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
Gareth Owen Trio

Gareth Owen Trio

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Bandita Productions is thrilled to present the Gareth Owen Trio, with Gareth Owen, flamenco guitarist, Jo Ann C. Dalisay, pianist, and Davide Sampaolo percussion. The combination of these three artists is electric!! Gareth, Jo Ann and Davide collaborate to produce rhythm and sounds that take you far and away. 
 
Doors open at 5:30PM; show starts at 7:30PM. For parties of 6 or more, you can reserve a table at Hermann's: 250-388-9166.
Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
 
Elton John

Elton John

Date: 
Repeats every day 2 times .
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Elton John and his band return to Victoria for two performances at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre on Saturday, March 11, 2017 and Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 8pm as part of an 11 city concert tour that will feature iconic hits and classic album tracks from throughout his incredible five-decade career, as well as selected tracks from his latest release, Wonderful Crazy Night.

The public on-sale will begin Friday, November 25 at 10 a.m.
Visit sofmc.com for more information.

Location: 
Victoria, BC
Canada
 
 
The Shorty Parker Band
 
 
 
 
 

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