Local Entertainment

Victoria’s Other Secret not so secret anymore

How six Mount Doug teachers turned a lunch jam into $11,000 raised for charity

Vancouver Island poet writes over Shakespeare

Sonnet L’Abbé explores colonial thought by superimposing her own poems over the sonnets of the Bard

Swollen Members rapper Madchild explores his Demons

Rapper’s new album reflects on his struggles with drug addiction as he preps for Nanaimo, Victoria

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Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher

Boom & Bust: a history of the resilient women of Telegraph Cove

Author spends four years tracking down women to write about their experiences.

  • Aug 18, 2019

Vancouver Island artist sees beyond the driftwood

Wayne Paquin artist creates unique art out of freshwater driftwood

  • Aug 15, 2019

Saanich Peninsula student scores only scholarship for Canadians offered by top U.S. music school

Stelly’s grad Isaiah Carvalhal-Smith and his electric bass off to Boston after successful audition

Victoria Pink Floyd tribute band to kick off North American tour in Sidney

Band started out ten years ago at Winspear, now they’re back

April Wine, Prism ready to rock 151st Saanich Fair

Enjoy entertainment of all kinds at the fairgrounds this Labour Day weekend

  • Aug 13, 2019

VICTORIA FRINGE FEST: There’s always something new to discover on stage

33rd annual live theatre festival has numerous styles and topics to choose from

Nanaimo artists decorating beer jugs for Growler Howler charity auction

50 per cent of proceeds from art show at White Sails Brewing benefit Nanaimo and Area Land Trust

$35 million public art gallery proposed for Cowichan

But fundraising to build an “A” list facility could take years

Nanaimo’s Summertime Blues Festival expanding its borders

Aug. 22-25 festival to feature performers from across Canada and the United States

Feast of Fields celebrates the best in local food and beverages

Tickets available online only for Farm Folk City Folk culinary fundraiser Aug. 25 in North Saanich

  • Aug 5, 2019

VIDEO: Maren Morris, Kip Moore headline Saturday and Sunday at Sunfest 2019

Get those tickets and get ready to enjoy some super performances on the huge Main Stage

Island play ‘Shield Maiden’ to make off-Broadway debut this fall

Playwright Melanie Teichroeb appealing to fans to help bring the play to New York

Familiar cast members create another magical experience at the Chemainus Theatre

The Magician’s Nephew, another Narnia adventure for the kids, closes its run this weekend

‘The Amazing Race Canada’ races across the mid-Island

Vancouver Island stops include Deep Bay Marine Field Station, Petroglyph park and Horne Lake Caves

VIDEO: Jason Aldean, Maren Morris, Kip Moore, Terri Clark: It’s Sunfest time!

Check out the lineup for Island’s annual long weekend country music festival

Jim Cuddy brings new material, old favourites to Butchart’s

Blue Rodeo member and veteran songwriter heads up Jim Cuddy Band show Aug. 15 at the Gardens

  • Jul 29, 2019

Carly Rae Jepsen gets her chance to headline Victoria

Canadian College of Performing Arts alum set to make triumphant return to the city

  • Jul 28, 2019