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February Guide: Events and Activities in Greater Victoria

Published Jan 17, 2020 | Updated Feb 19, 2020

Take a look at our list of all the awesome events and activities happening in February here in Victoria.

Look no further for all the best things to do with your family this month in our beautiful city!


1. Dine Around & Stay in Town

Try taking your family out one night to a new restaurant participating in Dine Around, the most anticipated foodie event of the year. Over 50 restaurants have put together their own 3-course menu, showcasing their finest food and are set at $20, $30, $40, or $50. You can browse their websites to see menus at each price point.

Where: Various restaurants around Greater Victoria
When: January 25th - February 10th
Cost: $20-50


2. Watch a Victoria Royals Game

The Victoria Royals have seven home games to choose from this February, so take the kids to watch our major junior ice hockey team and cheer them on! With pure entertainment from start to finish, you won't be disappointed with this night out.

Where: Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre
When: February 1st, 2nd, 5th, 6th, 18th, 19th, and 23rd, at 7:05pm
Cost: Starting at $8



3. Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

For one night and one night only, Dance Victoria presents the world's foremost all-male ballet company. This performance will be entertaining, yet polished, with a traditional take on ballet. You will not want to miss this!

Where: Royal Theatre
When: Tuesday, Feb 4 from 8pm - 9:30pm
Cost: Starting at $36




4. Maiden Movie Night 

Maiden (2019) has been shortlisted for an Academy Award and is the winner of the Best Documentary award from the National Board of Review.

Maiden tells the story of Tracy Edwards, a 24-year-old cook on charter boats, who became the skipper of the first ever all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1989. 

Where: Royal Victoria Yacht Club
When: February 6th, 7pm-10pm
Cost: *Open to members and their guests*



5. Valentine's Family Dance

This is a great event to spend some time as a family! Join View Royal Elementary School for some family fun and dancing. All funds raised from the dance will go towards View Royal Elementary school initiatives. 

Where: View Royal Elementary School 
When: February 7th from 6pm-8pm
Cost: By donation



6. Chinese Lunar New Year Lunch

Celebrate the "Year of the Rat" with a delicious Chinese lunch. We recommend picking up your ticket by Tuesday, Feb 4th to secure your seat as tickets will be limited at the door. 

Where: Cook Street Village Activity Centre
When: Feb 7th, 11:30-1:30
Cost: $10




7. Family Arts Festival 

This amazing family event is a celebration of imagination, creativity, and discovery. Kids of all ages will enjoy a wide variety of activities led by Arts Centre staff and leaders from Greater Victoria's art community. Best of all, it's FREE!

Where: Cedar Hill Recreation Centre
When: Mon, Feb 17th from 11am to 3pm




8. Try Quazar's Arcade

Victoria's newest addition of kid-friendly fun is an all ages arcade in historic Trounce Alley! It's a token based system, and tokens are fifty cents a piece (most machines cost one token to play with a few exceptions). Try vintage Pinball games and a large array of other arcade games.

Where: Trounce Alley, 1215 Government St
When: Open daily
Cost: Varies on Play



9. The House At Pooh Corner

This is a Kaleidoscope Theatre for Young People Production that is based on the stories by A.A. Milne. Christopher Robin has called a "mergency" meeting. He has decided to run away with his friends Eeyore, Owl, Piglet, Kanga, Tiny Roo, Tigger, and of course, Pooh himself. This is a delightful adventure in the Hundred Acre Wood that you do not want to miss!

Where: McPherson Playhouse
When: February 22nd & 23rd, 2pm-4pm
Cost: $14-23



10. Flying Squirrel

Flying Squirrel is a world where the wall becomes the floor, a slam-dunk is within your grasp, and the rules of gravity no longer apply. Get Ready to FLY at this awesome indoor trampoline park!

Where: 808 Viewfield Rd
When: 10am-10pm
Cost: $20/hr



11. Spark to Flame

Join in on one of the Victoria Conservatory of Music's most important and special events, featuring top student musicians performing with professional musicians and the VCM Senior String Orchestra. This will be a special evening of beautiful performances. 

Where: Alix Goolden Performance Hall
When: Sat, Feb 29th from 7:30pm-9:30pm
Cost: $0-$12.75





We hope you find some fun family activities to experience with your loved ones here in Victoria during February. For more events and activities please visit our complete list of events and check out what's happening on any day or month coming up!


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