Ballet Victoria’s “The Gift”

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Date:  December 28th @ 7:30pm to 9:30pm; 29th & 30th @ 2:00pm
Location: Royal Theatre at 805 Broughton St.

“A young girl’s Christmas adventure with magical dolls, a snow queen, fairies, flowers and a white dragon! Immerse yourself and your whole family in a fun-filled winter wonderland with Tchaikovsky’s enchanting Nutcracker score performed by the incredible Victoria Symphony.”

Helmcken House Old-Fashioned Christmas

High Park, Colborne Lodge, Victorian Feast by Robert Taylor17

Date:  December 17th -31st @ 12:00pm – 4:00pm
Location: Royal BC Museum at 675 Belleville St.

Step back through time in the oldest house in British Columbia still standing on its original site and experience what Christmas would have been like in Victoria over one hundred years ago.

“Decorations, music and first-hand accounts will take you back to Christmas past.”

10th Anniversary at Gingerbread Showcase

Gingerbread House by Jennyrotten

Date:  November 17th to January 6th @ 9:00am until 9:00pm
Location: Parkside Hotel & Spa at 810 Humboldt St.

This annual fundraising event benefits the Habitat Victoria. The showcase brings professional and amateur bakers from across Vancouver Island to present their creativity in the beautiful Parkside atrium. This year’s theme is “There’s No Place Like Home!”

Making The Artist Book + Self-Publishing with Daniel Milnor/Blurb Books

2008 Blurb Book by Allan Foster

Date:  October 25th @ 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Club Kwench at 843 Fort St.

With the profound changes in the publishing industry this talk will go through the capabilities of the new Blurb. This is for first time self-publishing artists or anyone interested in the new technologies available in the traditional print avenues.

Granville Island Tea Co. tasting at Michal Negrin

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Date:  October 26th at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Michal Negren at 616 Fort St.

Find your new favourite from 40 all natural teas and herbal blends by Vancouver’s Granville Island Tea Co. Sample 7 delicious teas and nibble yummy treats in our beautiful new space while getting some holiday shopping done! All guests get 20% off jewelry and fashion during the event.