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Shoebox Project for Shelters @ Shoebox Project for Shelters
Nov 1 – Dec 17 all day
Shoebox Project for Shelters @ Shoebox Project for Shelters
12:00 am
The Shoebox Project for Shelters collects wrapped shoeboxes filled with goodies and Shoebox Elves deliver them to women fleeing abuse and living in a shelter during the holidays. shoeboxproject.com https://www.facebook.com/ShoeboxProjectYYJ/
Herb for the Holiday/Jingle Bell Block! @ The Herb Collins Group Compassion HQ and 1000 block of Cook street( 1 Block south of Fort St.)
Nov 9 – Dec 31 all day
Herb for the Holiday/Jingle Bell Block! @ The Herb Collins Group Compassion HQ and 1000 block of Cook street( 1 Block south of Fort St.)
12:00 am
Seasons Greetings Good People! We are collecting Canned Foods and Non Perishables for Mustard Seed, Broken Promises Animal Rescue & Wild Arc and (Socks and Toiletries) for Our Place All November till Dec 31 to[...]
The Great Nanaimo Toy Drive Nov. 16, kick-off, until Dec. 16, last day to donate toys. @ Drop off boxes throughout the city of Nanaimo; check the website for more info on donating or registering for toys.
Nov 15 – Dec 15 all day
12:00 am
 
Gifts and Wishes Show 2017 @ Coast Collective Art Centre
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – Dec 23 @ 5:00 pm
Gifts and Wishes Show 2017 @ Coast Collective Art Centre
11:00 am
Gifts and Wishes 2017 at the Coast Collective Art Centre November 15 to December 23 Wednesday through Sunday, 11:00 to 5:00 10th annual exhibition of all your gifts and wishes for the holiday season. Every[...]
9th Annual Gingerbread Showcase @ The Parkside Hotel & Spa
Nov 18 2017 – Jan 2 2018 all day
9th Annual Gingerbread Showcase @ The Parkside Hotel & Spa
12:00 am
​Habitat Victoria’s premier fundraising event, the 9th annual Gingerbread Showcase, runs from November 18, 2017 to January 2, 2018. This year, we are thrilled to announce the event will take place at the elegant Parkside[...]
Esquimalt’s Christmas Tree Village @ Esquimalt Recreation Centre
Dec 1 2017 – Jan 4 2018 all day
Esquimalt's Christmas Tree Village @ Esquimalt Recreation Centre
12:00 am
Experience the magic of the holidays at our Fourth Annual Christmas Tree Village. Trees, decorated by local businesses and community groups will be on display at the Esquimalt Recreation Centre and Archie Browning Sports Centre[...]
Dec 2 – Dec 30 all day
Art show by local artist Aura Arindam at the Oak Bay Marina Restaurant @ Oak Bay Marina Restaurant
12:00 am
The acrylic seascape and landscape paintings of local Victoria artist Aura Arindam are on display and for sale at the beautiful Oak Bay Marina Restaurant until December 30th. This is a very elegant restaurant with[...]
Dec 2 – Dec 23 all day
Gingerbread House Scavenger Hunt @ Downtown Sidney
12:00 am
The elves have been busy in Sidney this Christmas! 50 different gingerbread houses are hidden in the shops throughout town! Find 12 and enter to win 1 of 3 great prizes. Entrance forms can be[...]
Dec 2 – Dec 23 all day
Win a Little Magic in Sidney @ Downtown Sidney
12:00 am
Adding to the holiday spirit, you can win a little magic, just by making a purchase at a participating Sidney merchant between December 2 and 23. The Sidney BIA is pleased to announce a special[...]
Dec 3 – Dec 23 all day
Horse & Carriage Tours in Sidney @ Downtown Sidney
12:00 am
Victoria Carriage Tours will offer festive rides through downtown Sidney on Saturdays & Sundays, December 3-23, 12pm-4pm. Tours are only $30 per carriage and seat up to 6 people. Reservations highly recommended: 250-883-3651
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm – Dec 23 @ 4:00 pm
Traditional Carol Singers on the Avenue @ Downtown Sidney
1:00 pm
Traditional carolers (the Linden Singers) stroll the streets of Sidney capturing the warmth and tradition of Christmas and sharing their heart-warming renditions of seasonal favourites with retailers and customer alike. Saturdays & Sundays, December 3-23,[...]
The Art of Gingerbread @ Arbutus Gallery, in the Island Savings Centre
Dec 8 – Dec 20 all day
The Art of Gingerbread @ Arbutus Gallery, in the Island Savings Centre
12:00 am
Family cookie decorating workshops on Dec. 9 and 16, 10 am -2 pm No canvas and paint in this art show! Instead we are challenging local businesses and groups to use gingerbread as the creative[...]
Magical Nights of Life @ North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 23 @ 8:00 pm
Magical Nights of Life @ North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre
6:00 pm
Fridays and Saturdays only, Dec 8,9,15,16,22,23 The 3rd Annual Magical Nights of Light – a wildLIGHT experience for the whole family. This years event will be even bigger and better! Suggested donation of $5 per[...]
CHRISTMAS EXPRESS @ Village Theatre
Dec 14 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 31 @ 4:30 pm
CHRISTMAS EXPRESS @ Village Theatre
7:30 pm
CHRISTMAS EXPRESS by Pat Cook Directed by Mari-Lyn Kelly ECHO Players production of Christmas Express December 14th to 31st, is a perfect gift of theater for children and adults. This nostalgic theatrical greeting card is[...]
Christmas with Sinatra @ Dave Dunnet Community Theatre
Dec 15 all day
Christmas with Sinatra @ Dave Dunnet Community Theatre
12:00 am
Renée | James Productions (North America|United Kingdom) Proudly Presents A World Premiere Theatrical Concert Presentation. CHRISTMAS WITH SINATRA An intimate holiday concert showcasing the music of the legendary Frank Sinatra and featuring more than 20[...]
Photos with Santa @ Esquimalt Recreation Centre
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Photos with Santa @ Esquimalt Recreation Centre
5:00 pm
Photos with Santa Claus Santa is popping into the Recreation Centre for some photo opportunities this year. Photos are taken free of charge and provided electronically via email. Friendly pets are welcome to accompany their[...]
“Bidding You Joy” Choral Concert @ St. Aidan's United Church
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
"Bidding You Joy" Choral Concert @ St. Aidan's United Church
7:30 pm
The Avalon Singers of Victoria celebrate their 20th anniversary with a festive Christmas concert featuring guest artists The Village Squires and pianist Iris Hung.
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Hip Hop's Toys for Tots 2017 w/ Moka Only @ The Queen's Hotel
7:30 pm
The Community Cadence Foundation, along with Rogue Planet, will be hosting the 4th annual Christmas charity event, Hip Hops Toys for Tots. On December 15th, 2017 at The Queen’s in downtown Nanaimo. The CCF will[...]
Tidings Concert: Allison Crowe with Céline Sawchuk @ Charlie White Theatre, Mary Winspear Centre
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm
Tidings Concert: Allison Crowe with Céline Sawchuk @ Charlie White Theatre, Mary Winspear Centre
7:30 pm
Canada’s amazing Allison Crowe, (vocals, piano, guitar, fiddle & bodhran), pairs with exquisite cellist/vocalist Celine Sawchuk to bring “Tidings” – stirring together traditional Christmas and holiday favourites from English, French and German repertoire, with a[...]
Community Winter Festival @ John Barsby Community School
Dec 16 all day
Community Winter Festival @ John Barsby Community School
12:00 am
A free family friendly event for the community of Nanaimo. There will be Christmas crafts, games, live music, and of course food. We are having The Nanaimo District Secondary school Jazz Band performing, and as[...]
St. Joseph Christmas Craft Fair @ St. Joseph the Worker Church Hall
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
St. Joseph Christmas Craft Fair @ St. Joseph the Worker Church Hall
9:00 am
First Annual St. Joseph Christmas Fair in Church Hall around the back. Plenty of parking, many juried craftspeople, food and refreshments. Admission $1.00-family $2.00. A charity fundraiser.
Victoria's 150th Little Free Library Ribbon Cutting!
11:58 am
Neighbours and members of the public are invited to join Mayor Lisa Helps, the Greater Victoria Placemaking Network and Victoria Council members at the ribbon cutting unveiling Victoria’s 150th little free library. Join us at[...]
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
Victoria Model Railway Club will be hosting a christmas open house for the public to come and enjoy the hobby of model railroading. Public will be welcome on the weekends of December 15/16 and December[...]
Skate with Santa @ Archie Browning Sports Centre
Dec 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Skate with Santa @ Archie Browning Sports Centre
2:30 pm
Skate with Santa Santa is coming to the Archie Browning Sports Centre! Join Santa and special guests on the ice for games and fun! The Esquimalt Lions’ Club will be providing hot chocolate and hot[...]
Victoria Soul Gospel Choir Benefit Concert @ First Metropolitan United Church
Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Victoria Soul Gospel Choir Benefit Concert @ First Metropolitan United Church
7:30 pm
Presenting a Motown Soul Gospel Christmas concert, Dec 16 at 7:30 pm (doors at 7) to benefit Victoria Therapeutic Riding Assoc. Tickets $20 (children under 10, free). More info at VictoriaSoulGospel.ca
The Rising Circus Grand Opening Celebration @ The Rising - Victoria Centre for Circus Arts
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Rising Circus Grand Opening Celebration @ The Rising - Victoria Centre for Circus Arts
2:00 pm
The Rising – Victoria Centre for Circus Arts is excited to announce our GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION !! The Westshore now has its own resident circus company and school!! 🎪 Come see what it’s like to[...]
Dec 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mystical Musical Christmas to Aid the Homeless @ Alix Goolden Hall
7:00 pm
Bring warm clothing, toiletries and food to donate to Our Place for the homeless and enjoy an evening of Christmas music and inspiration.
Huron Carole @ Centennial United Church
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Huron Carole @ Centennial United Church
6:00 pm
A Christmas story filled with traditional and contemporary music, reflection, humour, passion and the journey through darkness to light. Join us at Centennial United Church for this exciting annual musical benefit hosted by Canadian actor[...]
George Jay Holiday Emporium @ George Jay Elementary School
Dec 20 all day
12:00 am
Downtown Elementary School Seeks Household Goods Donations Many organizations are looking for donations at this time of year, but the difference with the annual L’Ecole George Jay Elementary School Holiday Emporium is that we’re seeking[...]
Christmas On The Street @ Nanaimo Entertainment Centre
Dec 26 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Christmas On The Street @ Nanaimo Entertainment Centre
12:00 pm
Christmas On The Street 2nd Annual Dinner for Homeless and Low Income