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Victoria Cherry Blossom Festival
Mar 18

Victoria Cherry Blossom Festival

By Scott McDonald

Experience the second annual Victoria Cherry Blossom Festival at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria! This event is a collaboration between the Victoria Nikkei Cultural Society (VNCS), The City of Victoria, Haiku Arbutus, and The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. Happening this Sunday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, come out and enjoy the early […]

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Festival of lights at VanDusen Botanical Garden
Dec 01

Festival of Lights at VanDusen Botanical Garden

By Scott McDonald

Experience VanDusen Festival of Lights, a magical winter wonderland with over one million lights decorating VanDusen Botanical Garden open from December 1 to January 2. This year we’ve expanded the show to include a new carousel and all entry tickets include a free ride! Stroll with friends and family through interactive themed areas, enjoy the […]

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Festive Jungle Showcase at Victoria's Butterfly Gardens
Dec 01

Festive Jungle Showcase at Butterfly Gardens

By Scott McDonald

White Christmas in the Jungle Join us in December for a white Christmas as we are featuring the White Tree Nymph butterfly. Stroll through the jungle and enjoy our festively decorated gardens with our annual Christmas light display. All festive elements are included with your general admission pass.

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Tofino Winterlights
Nov 25

Tofino Winterlights

By Scott McDonald

Using light to create images and experiences that delight and inspire is as ancient as shadows on the walls of a cave. Some version of the expression,” there is light at the end of the tunnel,” is found in almost every language in almost all cultures. It speaks of hope and optimism, two qualities that […]

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Sun Yat Sen Temple Fair
Feb 14

The Year of the Monkey Temple Fair 庙会

By Scott McDonald

To celebrate the traditional Chinese New Year, the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden presents The Year of the Monkey Temple Fair, a one-day festival on Sunday February 14th, 2016. This is a community event based on the 4000-year-old Chinese tradition of the Spring Festival, the largest and most important festival of the year in […]

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