Maya: The Great Jaguar Rises 

Until December 31
The Royal BC Museum

This major new feature spotlights the mystery, legacy and resilience of another of the world’s great civilizations: the Maya of Central America.

Galey Farms Pumpkinfest
October Weekends             10am – 4pm
Galey Farms, 4150 Blenkinsop Rd.

Galey Farms provides healthy, outdoor fun that inspires your imagination. Try to find your way through Canada’s leading corn maze, enjoy hayrides to the pumpkin patch, bouncy castles, a haunted house and onsite petting farm. Spookier fun nightly 6-10pm, Oct 17 to 20 and 24 to 31.

Over the River and Through the Woods
Until October 12
Langham Court Theatre

When a young, carefree bachelor announces career plans will take him across the country, his traditional Italian grandparents do everything they can to prevent the move.

Victoria Ghostly Walks: Halloween Tour
Oct 11 to 31      Hourly between 6:30pm & 9:30pm

Departing from Market Square, discover Victoria’s scariest spots and be prepared to hear ghostly tales from her notorious gold rush era.

Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon
October 13
Start Line Menzies at Kingston

This popular annual marathon runs a course that is the perfect combination of downtown, picturesque waterfront and quaint neighbourhoods.

Paranormal Investigations at Point Ellice House
October 16, 25 & 29            7pm – 10pm

Join the Beyond Belief Paranormal Events Team as they investigate the paranormal occurrences that staff, volunteers, and visitors have experienced at the historic Point Ellice House. Admission: $65/person

Art of the Cocktail
October 19                                  6pm – 8:30pm
Crystal Gardens

Attend the biggest cocktail party on the island in the heart of Victoria for an unforgettable festival of tasting, masterclasses and fun!

Forest Spook-tacular
October 19 to 20 & 26 to 27       11am – 2pm
Frances King Nature Centre, Saanich

At 11:15am and 1:15pm join the guided walks, if you dare – the cauldron will be filled with spooky treasures from the natural world. Displays, activities and Halloween crafts await! Wear a costume and win a prize. Meet at the Francis/King Nature Centre off Munn Road.

Quivering Village Carnival
October 25                         6pm – 8pm
Quadra Village Community Centre

This family-friend will include activities such as carnival games, a witches’ lair,  a fortune teller, photo booth, crazy-maze, food cart and popcorn.

Crafted Farmhouse Market
October 25                             5pm – 9pm
October 26                             10am – 5pm
Mary Winspear Centre, Sidney

A local, handmade showcase featuring 80+ local, handcrafted curators, local live music, food trucks, Hoyne Beer on tap, sweet treats, warm drinks and a fun, friendly vibe. Admission: $5/person

Adrenaline Haunted Zipline
October 25 to 27

Expect tall tales, towering heights and frightful fun on this interactive tour as you fly through the dark rain forest at up to 60km/hr.

Ballet Rocks
October 25 to 27
McPherson Playhouse

Ballet Victoria rocks the house with an all-new ballet performance as a Pink Floyd & Queen tribute. A one-act musical theatre ballet follows, with choreography driven by iconic musical classics.

Trick or Treating at the Market
October 31                               10am – 6pm
Victoria Public Market

Bring your little Ghouls and Goblins down to the Market. All of the permanent Market vendors will have treats available for your Trick-or-Treaters.

Reserve a Room