Daily Theatre Showings https://imaxvictoria.com/
Royal BC Museum IMAX Theatre
Experience the largest IMAX® screen in British Columbia combined with crystal clear images in IMAX 4K Laser and wraparound digital surround sound, offers you an incredible immersive cinematic experience. Daily showings in both 2D and 3D. Admission varies per age and movie style.
Letter Writing Week royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/events
January 2nd to January 11th 11:00am-2:00pm
Royal BC Museum
The New Year is a great time to make a resolution to slow down. What better way to do so than to sit down and write a letter at our letter-writing station? We
provide the paper, the pens, the envelopes and even the stamps. Who knows, the letter you write could one day be part of our archives. Admission to this station is included in the ticket price of Museum entry.
Translations: The Art & Life of Elizabeth Yeend Duer – Gyokusho downtownvictoria.ca/event/
Weekly on Wednesdays – Saturdays 10:00am-4:00pm
Legacy Art Gallery
Explore the history, art and life of Elizabeth Yeend Duer (1889–1951) at this beautiful exhibit showcasing her Nihonga-style paintings of local indigenous wildflowers. Admission is free to this exhibit.
“I’d Rather Be…Paris!” www.eventbrite.ca/tickets
January 5th doors open at 7:00pm
Intrepid Theatre Club
Hapax Theatre reprises its award-winning production of the “The Boy in the Chrysalis” by Liam Monaghan on as part of “I’d Rather Be… Paris,” a fundraiser for their upcoming season. The company invites guests to join the production team for French wine, cheese, and the performance. Admission is $40 for this event.
Dine Around & Stay In Town www.tourismvictoria.com
January 24th – February 10th, 2019
Reward your taste buds with carefully crafted three-course dinners from some of Victoria’s finest restaurants. Enjoy three course dinner menus ranging from $20, $30, $40 or $50 per person.
The Music of Star Wars victoriasymphony.ca
Saturday January 19th at 2:00pm and 8:00pm
Feel the force around you and be transported to a galaxy far, far away with music from Star Wars and other iconic sci-fi moves including Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica and more. Re-live Darth Vader’s Imperial March, the main title sequence and other quintessential Star Wars moments live with the Victoria Symphony under the exciting baton of our Principal Pops Conductor Sean O’Loughlin. It is $31-$86 per person for admission prices.
Victoria Whiskey Festival www.victoriawhiskyfestival.com
January 17th to 20th
The Hotel Grand Pacific
Sample new and limited edition whiskies from around the world or sip on an old favorite. Ticket prices between $30 – $185 per person.
Discover the Past: Walking History Tours discoverthepast.com
Saturdays and Sundays 10:30am and 2:00pm
Downtown Victoria (tour dependent)
Delve into the history of Downtown Victoria on a walking tour within Chinatown or the surrounding area. Tour admission $8-$35.
Spring Festival Spectacular www.tourismvictoria.com
January 26th 7:00pm-9:30pm
Dave Dunnet Theatre
Spring Festival is also known as Lunar New Year. To celebrate this cultural tradition, Ocean Rain Arts Academy presents the 2nd Spring Festival Spectacular with a collection of local elite talents, including the famous Ballet Etoile Canada, Ocean Rain Arts Academy, Island Circus Space, Magicians, as well as local artists from Philippine, Japanese and Korean communities. Admission $15-20.
A Taste of Victoria Food Tours www.atasteofvictoriafoodtours.com
Daily at 11:00am and 2:00pm
Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
Experience 6-8 tastings throughout Downtown Victoria as you discuss the history and quirks of this beautiful city with your guide. Tastings may include bread, olive oil, pierogis, meatballs, craft beer, chocolate, and much more! Two hour tour admission is $49.95.