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Dine Around & Stay in Town is Back!

By |2021-12-22T21:06:48+00:00January 22, 2020|Downtown, Events, Food, Marketing, News Releases|

2020 Update: On your marks, get set, eat! Destination Greater Victoria and the BC Restaurant and Food Services Association (BCRFA) - Victoria Branch, are once again teaming up to organize the popular Dine Around & Stay in Town Victoria event. Read on!

It’s Back! Capital City Comic Con takes over March 22-24

By |2021-12-22T20:42:09+00:00March 13, 2019|City of Victoria, Downtown, Events, Marketing, News Releases|

Cherry Bomb Toys, the Downtown Victoria Business Association, and Destination Greater Victoria have joined forces again to bring you the second Capital City Comic Con.

Here’s Looking at You, Victoria Film Festival

By |2021-12-22T20:42:29+00:00January 23, 2019|City of Victoria, Downtown, Events, Marketing, News Releases|

2019 marks the 25th year of the Victoria Film Festival. From Feb 1-10, filmophiles of ages will be soaking it all up, from dynamic screenings to lavish, happening events to innovative workshops and networking sessions.

Bridge Deck Span Installation Set for January 27 & 28

By |2021-12-22T21:28:23+00:00January 18, 2018|City of Victoria, News Releases|

VICTORIA, BC – The Dynamic Beast crane barge is returning to Victoria next week to install the last of the major components for the new Johnson Street Bridge. On Saturday, January 27, the massive crane barge will lift and place the 46-metre long bridge deck span. The span includes the three vehicle travel lanes, two on-street bike lanes, a pedestrian walkway and a multi-use pathway that connects with the Galloping Goose and E&N Trails. On Sunday, January 28, the Dynamic Beast will lift the steel roadway infill panel into place. The panel sits between the main bridge deck span and the rings, completing the entire bridge deck.

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