The holidays may have passed, but that doesn’t mean that January can’t be a fun time of the year. And especially so in Victoria, where there’ll be a whole host of events taking place in the post-Christmas period. Coming up we have performances on the stage, a celebration of other cultures, and a night of guitar heaven for the music lovers. If you’re visiting Victoria from mid-January into early February, then read on to check out all the need to know info.
If you’re a fan of the ballet, then make sure you’re checking out the Ballet West performance, which will taking place on February 1 and 2 at the Royal Theatre. The show will include performances of three pieces; Sweet and Bitter Africa Guzmán, two famous duets from Black Swan, and Fox on the Doorstep.
The Lunar New Year is a big deal in Asian cultures, but you don’t have to hop on a plane to experience the celebrations. On January 26, Oak Bay High School Dave Dunnet Theatre will be hosting of Asian arts, music, and dance. Head down to enjoy the event - all the money raised will be going towards Big Brothers and Big Sister of Victoria.
Head down to the Farquhar at UVic on January 27 for a night of international musical prowess, as Italian Luca Stricagnoli and a handful of other international guitar players take to the stage for International Guitar Night.
Only the best hotel in Victoria will do for your trip! At the Best Western Carlton Plaza Hotel, you can choose from a range of room types, and find one that’s perfect for your needs. Whichever accommodation type you choose, you’ll be able to enjoy all the benefits of staying at the hotel, which includes the supreme location on Victoria’s inner harbour.