Photo by Helena Yankovska
Island life is considered quiet, relaxing, and a peaceful escape from the mainland hustle and bustle. But Victoria, BC is more than just a beach getaway, it boasts a lively city of exciting community events, beautiful heritage buildings, and a tourist-attracting history.
Interested in seeing what the night life's like in Victoria? Check out these upcoming events!
They say the best way to get to know a city is through your mouth! Starting Friday, October 25-December 31, experience the two-hour A Taste of Victoria food tour, stopping at Victoria's finest restaurants and hidden gems. Start your journey at the Victoria Public Market and find yourself winding through the Harmonious Gates of Interest, Fan Tan Alley, Market Square, Bastion Square, Trounce Alley, Government Street, all the way to the Parliament Buildings.
Learn about this quirky and historic city while munching on 6-8 tastings along the way. Tastings include treats like perogies, meatballs, craft beer, and more. Book your tour today!
The largest cocktail party of the year is BACK! On October 19 attend the Art of the Cocktail at the Crystal Gardens. Enjoy a VIP experience sampling new and noteworthy cocktails, along with familiar favourites. This highly-anticipated event has previously seen over 900+ attendees, 40 exhibitors and 60+ spirits served to guests.
Savour the taste of artisan, small, and regional distillers along with complimentary appetizers from Victoria's best and most inventive chefs. General Grand Tasting tickets start at $70 and VIP tickets are on sale for $95. This event is 19+. Get your ticket today!
Victoria's most popular Halloween party, The Night Shift: Mythical Monsters returns for another unforgettable and frightful evening. On October 26, the Royal BC Museum transforms into a lively venue of the undead, featuring live music, DJs, photo-ops and more.
Costumes are highly encouraged and a night of boogieing is expected. Invite your friends and grab your tickets now!
After gallivanting throughout the town, hit snooze in a comfortable bed at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle. Only a quick drive away from an exciting evening, choose quality, comfort and convenience, so book your stay today!