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Greater Victoria Flower Count March 2019
Mar 06

Annual Greater Victoria Flower Count

By Scott McDonald |

Are you ready for the annual  greater Victoria Flower Count? Each municipality across Greater Victoria is encouraged to take up the challenge to be the “Bloomingest Community” of the Greater Victoria area for the Victoria Flower Count. People reporting flower counts will have their number attributed to their community. Whether they live on the Saanich […]

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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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Butchart Sunken Garden in Autumn
Sep 21

Where to Find Jaw Dropping Autumn Foliage in Victoria and Vancouver

By Scott McDonald | Parks and Walking , Vancouver Coast and Mountains , Vancouver Island

Autumn Foliage hotspots near Victoria, BC: As the warm summer evenings of Vancouver Island and the BC mainland inevitably give way to the cool and often downright frosty nights of autumn in British Columbia, the leaves of broad leaf maple, oak, poplar, dogwood, liquidambar, alder, and various ornamentals turn from their various shades of green […]

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