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If you want to go for a little adventure to see the real Vancouver Island, how about this small overnight tour group ? From Canadian wildlife to First Nations Culture, you will make unforgettable memories with this once in a lifetime experience!

DATES: September 9, 2023 to September 18, 2023
VENUE: Various locations in Vancouver Island.
LOCATION: 400 Duke Point Hwy Nanaimo BC
ADMISSION: $3770 per person. Please inquire about available discount codes
FOR MORE DETAILS: https://www.adventicatravel.com/inventory/british-columbia-s-birds-whales-bears-and-first-nations-culture
CONTACT: 1-800-690-7887


This photo is courtesy of https://www.saanich.ca/EN/main/news-events/events-list/saanich-community-events/Autumn-Lantern-Festival-2023.html

Are you ready to ‘fall’ in love and welcome the cooler seasons under some beautiful lights? Come and make de’light’ful memories with your partner, friends and family! You can be a part of the lantern festival with your own costumes and decorated bikes, there will also be cultural entertainment and food vendors. Please check the details on the website provided and make the lantern festival shine!

WHEN: September 16, 2023, at 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

WHERE: Gordon Head Recreation Centre

MORE INFORMATION: https://www.saanich.ca/EN/main/news-events/events-list/saanich-community-events/Autumn-Lantern-Festival-2023.html

The Travelling Plays of Legislative Assembly

WHERE: Legislative Assembly of British Columbia (501 Belleville St)

WHEN: Shows run regularly throughout the day (until September 2, 2023).


Experience the award-winning travelling plays at the Parliament Victoria! Join the Parliamentary Players that takes you around the outdoor grounds and even back through time, it is a Parliament Past and Present Travelling Plays! Plan your visit with the guided tour and enjoy the complement Parliament Travelling Plays (each show runs appx. 30 mins and is completely free)😊

If you are planning to stay, book the Royal Scot Hotel that is located right next to the Parliament Building! Please call us directly at +1(250)388-5463 for more deals!

For more information, please visit: https://www.leg.bc.ca/content-peo/Pages/Parliamentary-Players-Program.aspx

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James Bay Market

This is a recurring event takes place on every Saturday 9am to 3pm (until October 7th) at the corner of Menzies and Superior, which is right behind the Royal Scot Hotel & Suites!

You will meet amazing Handmade, Homemade and Homegrown vendors:)

For more information, please visit https://www.jamesbaymarket.com/

This picture is courtesy of James Bay Market Society


WHERE: Beacon Hill Park, Cameron Bandshell

WHEN: August 11th, 2023 – August 26th, 2023

Watch free films under the starry sky, on the grass, in the Beacon Hill Park at Cameron Bandshell. This is an All-Ages event which takes place on every Friday and Saturday, starts at 9PM.  Some nostalgic cinema and B-movie classics include “The Mast (1961)”, “Godzilla vs Space Godzilla (1994)”, and etc., will be on the screen:) Bring your own blanket (it might get cold when it gets dark!), snacks and drinks (no popcorn and no food trucks at this event).

For more details about the event, please visit: https://www.victoriafilmfestival.com/product/free-b-film-festival/

Book your stay at the Royal Scot Hotel and get the discounts! We are located in the core of downtown, only a couple of blocks away from the Beacon Hill Park 😉

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Symphony and Opera at the Cameron Bandshell

This photo is courtesy of Victoria Symphony

WHERE: Cameron Bandshell located in Beacon Hill Park, 250 Bridge Way, Victoria, BC
WHEN: Friday, August 4, 5:00 pm
Saturday, August 5, 4:00 pm

If you want to enjoy breezy summer vibe with music, how about with Victoria Symphony and Pacific Opera Victoria? They are holding two free full orchestral concerts at the Cameron Bandshell in beautiful Beacon Hill Park in August. Please feel free to have a cozy moment with your own chair and blanket!

Victoria Candlelight Concert 2023

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Candlelight: A Tribute to Taylor Swift
Are you a big fan of Taylor Swift? Are you looking for somewhere to have a good time with family, friends or date in the middle of downtown Victoria? Join the Candlelight Concert in Victoria and enjoy the harmony of tender glow and beautiful music.

Where– The Fort Common 1017 Blanshard Street
When– August 8th 2023 9:30pm
How– Tickets available online from $50
More details on https://feverup.com/m/130016

Whale Watching in Victoria

Don’t miss the best season for whale-watching in Victoria😊

It is almost guaranteed to spot whales in Victoria for a peak season from May through October, and we have a couple of whale-watching companies within a walking distance from the Royal Scot Hotel!

Don’t miss the chance to see the marine diversity, includes humpbacks, gray whales, minke whales, and particularly the resident orcas!

The Royal Scot will connect you to the experienced and knowledgeable guides, please do not hesitate to ask us😉

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BC Criterium Championships / Antique Bike Show

WHERE: BC legislature

WHEN: Sunday July 16th, 2023

Experience the “thrilling-bike-day”! Victoria has been hosting bicycle race events for over 20 years. This year, there will be the AGENCY CYCLING FESTIVAL supported by Cycling BC which marks the return of the BC Criterium Championships. This thrilling bike race and the antique bike show will draw hundreds of participants and thousands of spectators including YOU!:)

For more details of the event, please visit: https://www.victoriabikerace.com/

The events will take place near the parliament which is only one block away from the Royal Scot Hotel & Suites!

Feel free to call us directly at +1 (250)-388-5463 to reserve and get more deals!

This photo is courtesy of BC Criterium Championships


WHERE: Belleville Street & The Legislature Lawn

WHEN: July 1st, Saturday, Noon – 10:30PM

Celebrate July 1st Canada day with us! Every year the city of Victoria hosts different activities and ending with our famous fireworks. This year there will be multiple performance as well as small pop-up markets in which Indigenous artisans will be selling their craft work. The celebrations start at 12pm and go on until 10:20pm, not only are there family friendly activities but also all areas within the Canada Day site are wheelchair accessible. Do not forget to bring your blankets and chairs to relax on the Legislature lawn!

For the best Canada day experience don’t forget to book directly with the Royal Scot Hotel and Suites which is located right next to the Legislator building in which all the Canada Day celebrations are taking place!

For more details, please visit: https://www.canadadayvictoria.ca/schedule-map

This picture is courtesy of Canada Day Victoria 2023