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Victoria Christmas Light Tour Map (2014)

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Victoria Christmas Light Tour Map (2014)

A favourite Christmas tradition in our household is to spend an evening driving around taking in all the wonderful and creative Christmas light displays at businesses and homes throughout Greater Victoria. Each year, the Times Colonist newspaper publishes their map of the best Christmas light displays that stretches from downtown Victoria, out to the West […]

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Victoria Beer Week (March 7-15, 2015)

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Victoria Beer Week (March 7-15, 2015)

Beer curious? Victoria Beer Week is a nine day series of events highlighting a broad selection of BC craft breweries while educating greater Victoria residents about craft beer. The week is bookended with large events that pair BC craft beer with local Victoria artisan food vendors, with a clear focus on showcasing quality BC craft […]

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Jack’s Place Restaurant (Review)

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Jack’s Place Restaurant (Review)

One of the dining options at the top of Bear Mountain is Jack’s Place, offering a pub-style menu, with a large patio and outdoor beach volleyball court. We arrived on a Saturday night at around 7.00pm, and seated ourselves at an indoor table near the bar. We then waited to be acknowledged, menu’s dropped off, […]

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Gingerbread Showcase at Laurel Point Inn (Nov 22-Jan 4, 2015)

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Gingerbread Showcase at Laurel Point Inn (Nov 22-Jan 4, 2015)

The Laurel Point Inn is hosting their 6th annual Gingerbread Showcase from November 22 to January 4, 2015 all in support of Habitat for Humanity. Each year, local chefs both amateur and professional, create amazing works of art, made entirely of gingerbread. This year’s theme is “Where Thigns Live”. These aren’t your average gingerbread house […]

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Christmas in the Village at Heritage Acres (Dec 12-14, 2014)

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Christmas in the Village at Heritage Acres (Dec 12-14, 2014)

The Saanich Historical Artifacts Foundation proudly presents Christmas in the Village at Heritage Acres in Central Saanich. Heritage Acres will transform into a magical Christmas village. From 5.00pm to 8.00pm each day, stop by and ride Santa’s train, see the wonderful Christmas displays, enjoy a story or two, take in amazing Christmas lights, and experience […]

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Throwback Thursday – Oak Bay Beach Hotel

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Throwback Thursday – Oak Bay Beach Hotel

It has been a while since we last published our Throwback Thursday feature, but we thought this week would be a good week to bring it back. As you probably heard, the Oak Bay Beach Hotel recently went in to receivership last week. So we thought we’d look back at what the Oak Bay Beach […]

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Easter Seals Chip In for the Kids (Jan 3-4, 2015)

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Easter Seals Chip In for the Kids (Jan 3-4, 2015)

For two days volunteers set up at seven locations in and around Victoria to recycle Christmas trees for a donation to Easter Seals. The locations are Broadmead Mall, Sooke Home Hardware, Tillicum Center, University Mall, Fort & Foul Bay Avenue and BC Forest Museum in Duncan. For more info, visit www.lionsbc.com. When: January 3-4, 2015 […]

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Starlight Cinema at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort (December 2014)

| December 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Starlight Cinema at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort (December 2014)

Even though it will be December in Victoria, that doesn’t stop hundreds of people from heading out to the harbour patio at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort to take in the annual Starlight Cinema. This year, bring the whole family out to enjoy Christmas movie classics like Elf and Home Alone. Taking place every Tuesday […]

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Bear Wear at Hotel Grand Pacific (Nov 25-Jan 4, 2015)

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Bear Wear at Hotel Grand Pacific (Nov 25-Jan 4, 2015)

Bear Wear is a beloved holiday tradition — an annual display of cuddly teddy bears dressed up by local businesses and organizations. Now in its 14th year, Bear Wear raises funds for the Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island. Admission is free. For a $2 donation, you can enter to win your favourite bear! Bear […]

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BOSA PROPERTIES DESIGNS IN-BUILDING COLD STORAGE FACILITIES – ALLOWING CONDO DWELLERS HOME GROCERY DELIVERY WHILE AWAY FROM HOME – A CANADIAN FIRST.

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
BOSA PROPERTIES DESIGNS IN-BUILDING COLD STORAGE FACILITIES – ALLOWING CONDO DWELLERS HOME GROCERY DELIVERY WHILE AWAY FROM HOME – A CANADIAN FIRST.

Bosa Properties has announced that Promontory at Bayview Place will be home to a BosaFresh facility –allowing residents the opportunity to receive home grocery delivery right to their door.  To assist in growing home grocery delivery, Bosa has teamed up with Sustainable Produce Urban Delivery (SPUD.com) to provide access to a purpose-built facility in its condo towers, […]

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