** PRIZE UPDATE: Due to unfortunate circumstances, the prize-winners will be announced on November 13th or 14th **


From October 29-31, pick up your map from any participating business & go find your favourite pumpkin.
Vote for your favourite and you could win one of many Downtown Victoria prize packs! (prizes to be announced)
(RSVP & share the Pumpkin Pursuit via Facebook now)

And remember to bring the little ones down for Trick or Treating on October 30 & 31 from 3:30-6pm.
(RSVP & Share on Facebook)



2018 Participating Businesses

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2% Jazz

Advicas Group Consultants

Alcheringa Gallery

Artina’s Handcrafted Canadian Jewellery

Bastion Books

Bay Centre Lottery

BC Parliament Buildings

BeaverTails Pastry

Beehive Wool Shop

Below The Belt

Browns The Florist

Boho Tribe

BPM Indoor Cycling Inc.

Bumble & Hive

Canadian Western Bank

Canoe Brewpub

Capital City Station

Carreiro The Studio

Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites

Cherry Bomb Toys

Chocolat Favoris


Coast Capital Savings – Bay Centre

Coastal Community Credit Union

Collectors II

Cool Aid Downtown Community Centre

Cora Restaurant

Days Inn Victoria on the Harbour

Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort

Discovery Coffee

Dobosala Cantina & Ride Thru

Doubletree by Hilton

Dragon Impact

Dutch Bakery

Earls Restaurant

Elate Cosmetics

Empire Donuts

Family Eyecare Centre

Fan Favourites

Field’s Shoes

Five Star Whale Watching


Fortune Gallery

Frilly Lilly

Games Workshop

Geeks on the Beach

Goo Goo Goggles

Granville Island Tea Co. at Michal Negrin

Greater Victoria Public Library

Ground Control Cafe

Habitat Acquisition Trust

Horror Escape

Hotel Grand Pacific

Hudson’s Bay

Infusion Edutainment VR Lounge

Inspire Hair Design

Integral Group

Intrepid Theatre

Jade Victoria

Japanese Village Restaurant

Jeni Mack

John’s Place Restaurant

Johnny Rockets

Jugo Juice

Just Matcha Tea Shop

Kazen Hair & Beauty

La Pasta

La Société francophone de Victoria

La Tana Bakery

La Taquisa

Lore General Store

Lush, Fresh Handmade Cosmetics

Mango’s Boutique

Maycock Eyecare

McPherson Playhouse


Money Mart

Munro’s Books

Nirvana Pet Resort

Nootka Traders

Number TEN Architectural Group

Ocean River Sports

Oh Sugar!

Opus Art Supplies

Out of Ireland Irish Importers

Pandora Thrift – Beacon Community Services

Paradise Boutique

Pom Pom Boutique

Prism Imaging

Pure Body Health

Pure Lovin’ Chocolate

Quest Reality Games

QV Cafe and Bakery

Real English Victoria

Roast Sandwich Shop

Roots Canada

Royal Theatre

Russell Books

Scallywags Children’s Boutique

Scruples Hair Salon

Self-Heal Herbs

Shanzee’s Biscuit Cafe

Shatterbox Coffee

Silk Road Tea (Hudson Market)

SpringTide Whale Watching

Starbucks Government & Fisgard

Starbucks Yates & Government

Subway Sandwiches – Douglas Street

Sunny Education


Taco Stand Al Pastor

The Bay Centre (Guest Services Desk)

The Copper Hat

The Dancing Lily

The Emporium Dragon Alley Chinatown

The Good Planet Company

The Green Kiss

The Robert Bateman Centre

The Very Good Butchers

The Vitamin Shop

The Westcoast Pantry

TheDock/ Centre for Social Impact

Tom Harris Cellular – Telus

Tonic Jewelry

Treck Wear/Stormtech

UC Life Chiropractic

Union Tattoo & Piercing

Vancity Credit Union

Vic Express Teriyaki & Roll

Victoria Bead Town Designs

Victoria Bug Zoo

Victoria Global Village Store

Victoria Natural Lines

Victoria Pie Co.

Victoria Public Market




Women In Need

Zero Waste Emporium

 *updated as of October 22, 2018

2018 Prizes & How to Win

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How you can win:

Between October 29-31, use this pamphlet to locate businesses where you’ll vote for your fav Jack-O-Lanterns. Check off the locations you’ve visited to keep track of your progress. Each vote gives you a chance to win one of our awesome prizes!

To enter the giveaway, fill out a ballot at one or all 140+ participating locations. For additional chances to win, share your favourite Jack-O-Lanterns by tagging us on Instagram (@downtownvictoriabc) or Facebook (@downtownvictoria) and add #DTPumpkin.

What can you win?

We’ve got over $1500 worth of prizes to give away, including our Grand Prize: a return trip for two aboard Harbour Air from Downtown Victoria to Downtown Vancouver.

The business with the most votes also wins a great prize, so vote for the ones you love.

Winners will be notified by November 9, 2018.

Win Wicked Prizes donated by these businesses:

Prizes (Full Prize Packages To be announced)

  • 2 return flights on Harbour Air
  • Gift cards, gift baskets and awesome gifts awesome downtown businesses

Over $1000 worth of prizes from the following businesses:

Bastion Books

• Beavertails

• Canadian Western


• Chateau Victoria Hotel

• CineVic

• Dutch Bakery

• Five Star

Whale Watching

• Goo Goo Goggles

• Ground Control Cafe

• Horror Escape

• Intrepid Theatre

• John’s Place

• Just Matcha Tea Shop

• Lush

Mango’s Boutique

• Milestones Restaurant

• Oh Sugar

• Pom Pom Boutique

• Royal & McPherson

Theatres Society

• Scruples Hair Salon

• Shanzee’s Biscuit Cafe

• Starbucks Chinatown

• Sunny Education

• The Bay Centre

• The Copper Hat

• The Dancing Lily

• Treck Wear

• Victoria Bug Zoo