7 Things To Do In Victoria This Weekend, October 18-20
The biggest cocktail party on the island is happening this weekend!
Another eventful weekend has arrived in B.C.'s capital city. The Thanksgiving holiday may have come and gone, but at least we're coming off of a four-day workweek and straight into another lively weekend. If you're looking for something fun to keep you entertained this weekend, Victoria's got no shortage of activities. Here's your list of.
Victoria's Oktoberfest Event: Stein & Dine
Price: $47.25 + $2.50 fee
When: October 19, 7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Address: Victoria Public Market, 1701 Douglas Street
Why You Need To Go: Celebrate fall with a massive German party, complete with a live accordion player, Oktoberfest dancers, a lederhosen contest, beer pong and tons of good food!
Price: Adults ($12) / Children ($8)
When: October 19, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Address: Galey Farms, 4150 Blekinsop Rd
Why You Need To Go: Take a hayride to a pumpkin patch, wander through a corn maze and enjoy a slice of pie and hot cup of something delicious for an iconic fall adventure.
Art of the Cocktail 2019
Price: $70 - $90
When: October 19, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Address: Crystal Gardens, 713 Douglas St
Why You Need To Go: The ultimate evening of luxury libations! This is the largest cocktail bash on the island, with over 900 attendees, 40 exhibitors and 60 spirits served.
Jagmeet Rocks Victoria
When: October 18, 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Address: Dave Dunnet Community Theatre, 2121 Cadboro Bay Road
Why You Need To Go: NDP leader Jagmeet Singh will be joined by Vancouver Island's NDP candidates and supporters for a rally in Victoria this Friday.
When: October 19 to 27, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Address: Francis/King Nature Centre & Regional Park, Munn Rd.
Why You Need To Go: Enjoy a spooky, fun-filled day among Victoria's world-class nature destinations. Wear a costume, do some crafts and partake in some wholesome Halloween fun!
Victoria's Ultimate Hobby & Toy Fair
Price: $5 at the door, kids 12 & under free
When: October 19 and 20, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Address: Pearkes Arena, 3100 Tillicum Rd.
Why You Need To Go: Unleash your inner kid and wander endless booths of novelty toys, action figures, dolls, board games, LEGO and so much more. Who knows what kind of nostalgic treasures you'll find!
Adele's Halloween & Vintage Costume Sale
When: October 20, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Address: Oaklands Community Association, 1-2827 Belmont Ave
Why You Need To Go: Hunt for vintage, handmade and local finds at this Halloween market. Get creative this spooky season with a vintage costume, and shop for winter, soaps, jewelry and more.