WHAT'S HAPPENING IN VICTORIA: 

 

Victoria Symphony Splash
August 4

Join over 40,000 people in Victoria’s Inner Harbour as the Victoria Symphony performs on a floating barge. After the performance, stay for a wonderful firework display that lights up the harbour!

Visit their website for more information.

 

 

 

Vancouver Island Blues Bash
August 31 - September 2

Enjoy the final days of summer with some wonderful blues music outdoors in the heart of the Inner Harbour at Ship’s Point!

Visit their website for more information.

 

 

 

Great Canadian Beer Festival
September 6 - 7

Come and explore the 27th annual Great Canadian Beer Festival! Enjoy a large variety of beers from across Canada in a wonderful outdoor venue at Royal Athletic Park.

Visit their website for more information.

 

 

 

Esquimalt Ribfest
September 6 - 8 4

Esquimalt Ribfest is a wonderful charity event that raises money for local youth athletic projects. With some of the best tasting ribs from six professional rib teams all competing to win the People Choice Award, your appetite will be satisfied! There’s also live music, local craft brewers and activities and crafts for children!

Visit their website for more information.

 

 

ROBERT BATEMAN CENTRE TOUR EVERY TUESDAY AND SATURDAY 

Enjoy a 45-minute tour through Robert Bateman's gallery, located steps from our Victoria Terminal.

Learn about Bateman's evolution as an artist, and hear the stories behind his works of art.

The tour is free with admission. Visit the website for more information.

 

 

MOSS STREET MARKET
EVERY SATURDAY May - october

Visit beautiful Moss St. just a short distance from downtown! Providing local and organic farm-fresh produce, local foods, handmade crafts, artisan clothing, inspiring services and community education to folks from the entire Victoria & area region!

Visit the website for more information.

 

 

victoria sunday farmers' market

Don't miss out on some of the finest local produce, handicrafts, cheeses, wines, and meats at Victoria's Sunday Farmer's Market at The Hudson Public Market. Browse the many vendor stalls from as close as Saanich and as far as Saltspring Island! The freshness and quality can't be beat, and the prices are sure to entice. The Hudson Public Market also features several permanent vendors selling artisan cheeses, specialty olive oils and vinegars, and more, with a number of delicious food stalls and shops offering up delicious, affordable lunches.

Check it out, you won't be sorry you did! 

  

 


 

WHAT'S HAPPENING ON THE OLYMPIC PENINSULA:

SEQUIM FARMERS MARKET
May 4 - Oct 26, 2019

 Every Saturday from May 4th to Oct 26th, come visit the Sequim Farmer’s Market, where local farmers and artisans produce wonderful handmade goods and produce.

For more information, click here.

 

 

Free Entrance to National Parks
Select dates in 2019

On the following dates in 2019, enjoy free entrance to National Parks, including Olympic National Park, right on the doorstep of Port Angeles:

August 25

September 28

  • November 11

 

port angeles farmers market
every saturday 10am-2pm, year-round

The Olympic Peninsula's best stop for locally grown food and local crafts.

The market has a wide range of organic and sustainably grown fruits and vegetables, as well as grass fed and pasteurized meats and eggs.  

Check out their website for a full list of vendors and more information. 

 

 

 


WHAT'S HAPPENING NEAR SEATTLE:

 

Public Market Tours
Daily, YEAR-ROUND

Enjoy a one-hour guided tour of the oldest running market in the United States!

Check out the original Starbucks, as well as the world famous fish throwing Pike Place Fish boys. Browse through over 200-year round commercial businesses, 190 craftspeople, 100 farmers, and 240 street performers and musicians.

For more information on tours, click here.

  

Seattle Bites Food tours
DAILY, YEAR-ROUND

Savor some of Seattle's finest foods on this 2.5 hour BIG bites tour. Wonder through the Public Market and taste 8 to 9 delicious samplers including fresh gourmet sausages, crepes, America's best clam chowder, Alaskan King Salmon, and much more!

Tours run daily at 10:30am and 2:30pm - Be sure to reserve as they are known to sell out fast!

Click here for more information.

 

Seattle brewery tour
DAILY, YEAR-ROUND

The perfect tour for a craft beer enthusiast - Tour and sample 3 breweries in 3 hours.

This tour takes you to on a craft beer adventure through Seattle. Learn about the different types of beer, beer making process, each unique brewery, and Seattle history along the way.

For more information and to reserve your spot, click here.