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Sunday, October 1st

Terry Fox: Running to the Heart of Canada

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 12:00am | Arts, Entertainment, Exhibitions, Family Friendly, Seniors, Sports, Teens

Celebrate the achievements of one of Canada’s greatest heroes–Terry Fox. At the age of 18 Terry Fox lost part of his right leg to bone cancer. The loss didn’t diminish his drive or courage; in fact, it inspired greatness. Once he recovered, this young man from Port Coquitlam, BC set out to run...

18th Annual Salt Spring Island Apple Festival

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 9:00am | Arts, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Festivals, Health & Fitness, Music, Seniors, Sports, Teens

Calling all Apple Lovers, Apple Holics, Food Lovers,  Cider Fanatics, Cheese Connoisseurs, Wine Lovers and BonVivants!   The Salt Spring Apple Festival is a perfect chance to satisfy your wishes. That is why we call Salt Spring Island - APPLE HEAVEN.   2017 Theme:  Go right to the Tree that Grows...

Unlock Your Fulfillment Needs - Luxury Foodie Retreat in Victoria BC

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 9:15am | Food & Drink, Talks & Workshops

Your Investment in Yourself for a Happier and More Fulfilled Life Your deliciously fun and enlightening weekend retreat includes your welcome call from Sue, your workshop on Saturday, lunch on Saturday, your custom designed luxury culinary tour including all wine tastings and dinner on Saturday...

Vancouver Island Baby Fair

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Children, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Music, Talks & Workshops

Serving families ranging from pregnancy through preschool for over a decade! Never been? Check out what you will find at the upcoming Vancouver Island Baby Fair in Victoria. Go shopping! Discover all the latest hip, fun and "make life easier" products, clothes and accessories. Babies, toddlers, mom...

Royal BC Museum, Family: Bonds and Belonging exhibition

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 10:00am | Arts, Community, Education, Entertainment, Exhibitions

What is a family? Can you pick your family or is it determined by blood? Is family who you share holidays with? Or who you share your daily routines with, like getting coffee together or hitting the gym? Explore these questions and discover some surprising answers in the Royal BC Museum feature...

Backyard Beekeeping Workshop: The First Year

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 11:00am | Talks & Workshops

The interest and popularity of this wonderful craft is increasing every year. It is important to become familiarized with the hive and the honey bee before you get your bees to maximize your chance of success.  This workshop focuses on the beginner beekeeper who is planning on setting up a hive in...

Victoria Symphony: Ehnes Plays Britten

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 2:30pm | Family Friendly, Music, Seniors, Teens

Christian Kluxen, conductor / James Ehnes, violin VS favourite James Ehnes returns to play Britten’s evocative Violin Concerto, a piece that reflects influences of Beethoven, Prokofiev and Bach. The deeply meaningful and profoundly communicative Brahms Symphony No. 4 concludes the program.

Lowest of the Low

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 7:30pm | Family Friendly, Music, Seniors, Teens

Formed in the early 1990’s, Toronto based alternative rock group Lowest of the Low quickly became one of the most influential bands on the Canadian Alternative music scene. Earning critical acclaim and widespread radio play, their debut album Shakespear My Butt became one of the bestselling...

Monday, October 2nd

Late Summer Show

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 10:30am | Arts, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free, Seniors, Teens

Featuring Heather Keenan, Chris Alers and Katrina Pavlovsky, this salon show covers a range of different media and themes. Chris’ detailed paintings depict strong naturalistic elements that result in visual poetry, expressing her love of nature, colour and pattern. Heather’s Station Series, done in...

Emmet Cahill Live in Victoria

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 7:30pm | Family Friendly, Music, Seniors, Teens

Celtic Thunder lead singer and Ireland’s most exciting young tenor Emmet Cahill embarks on his nationwide 2017 Canadain tour. Emmet is launching his debut Irish orchestral album, having recently been signed on a major recording deal with Sony Music . This will be an exclusive intimate concert of...