You’ve made it to another weekend. From markets to yoga, here are 10 things to do in Victoria this weekend.

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Things To Do In Victoria This Weekend

Friday, May 10

Arts | Great Victoria Performing Arts Festival

For six weeks in April and May, over nine thousand Victoria-area students of music, dance and dramatic arts are on stages throughout the city receiving adjudications from renowned experts in the arts.

Parade | Esquimalt Buccaneers

This weekend event will feature a parade, a market place, dancing and more! Admission is free.

Cans | Canstruction Victoria 2019

To feed and inspire the world – one can at a time Canstruction is a unique charity that hosts competitions, exhibitions and events showcasing colossal structures made entirely out of full cans of food.


Saturday, May 11

Yoga | Mother’s Day Yoga & Brunch

An accessible Flow-style class will be held at our vineyard, led by an Oxygen Yoga instructor, and followed by a healthy assortment of brunch items in our Bistro, as well as a complimentary glass of wine or Mimosa.

Tickets are $55.

Market | Quadra Village Day

Drop by Kings Road from 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., to help celebrate the Hillside-Quadra community and enjoy this fun, 100% free event for all-ages. Come for the free pancake breakfast, (available to all from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.), and stay for musical and dance performances.

Kayaking | Mother’s Day Canoe and Kayak Event

Come out and treat your mom to two hours of canoeing or kayaking. Mother’s get free admission.

Cheese | Victoria Cheese & Meat Festival

The Festival is broken down into Tasting Sessions. Each Tasting Session runs for 2 hours. Victoria Tasting Sessions start at 3pm and 7pm. Attendees can purchase tickets based on the time they wish to attend.

Admission starts at $35.

Sunday, May 12

Market | Bastion Square Public Markets

The Bastion Square Public Markets is located in the heart of downtown Victoria. It’s open every Thursday and Sunday, featuring a mix of arts, crafts and imports, and entertainment.

High tea | Mother’s Day High Tea

Enjoy a four course Mother’s Day High Tea at The Teahouse at Abkhazi Garden.

To see the menu, click here.

Brunch | Mother’s Day Brunch

Treat Mom to a world-class brunch this Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12th, 2019. Four seatings are available at 10:00 am, 10:30 am, 12:00 pm and 12:30 pm. All mothers will receive a “special treat” during their delicious brunch.