Celebrate Victoria Day in British Columbia’s capital city at the 118th Island Farms Victoria Day Parade!
This is Victoria’s largest parade, attracting well over 100,000 people.
It features Canadian and American marching bands, hundreds of floats, cultural shows and festive clowns.
Led by the Canadian Forces, this annual event is free and fun for the whole family!
The parade begins at 9 a.m.
You can watch it broadcast live in HD on CHEK TV – hosted by Stacy Ross, Gordie Tupper and Jeff King.
You can also watch CHEK’s livestream
If you are attending in person, the parade route travels along Douglas Street – starting at Finlayson and ending at Belleville Street.
Douglas Street will be closed intermittently to vehicle traffic from Tolmie Street to Belleville Street, beginning at 7 a.m.
Road openings will be made by police as the parade passes through.
All roads will reopen by 12:30 p.m.
For more information go to GVFS.ca.
Happy Victoria Day!!!