Monthly Archives: March 2016

Meet The Victoria Ladies Behind These Cats That Kayak

Meet The Victoria Ladies Behind These Cats That Kayak

Ever heard of a cat going hiking? How about sailing? Or snowshoeing? Or kayaking? If your answer is no, it’s time you met Victoria’s famous adventure cats Bolt and Keel. The 10-month-old brothers have amassed more than 21,000 Instagram followers in four months. The kittens also have their own website and YouTube channel and have ... Read More
Victoria’s Popular New Soul Night

Victoria’s Popular New Soul Night

When I heard about the first Future Soul dance night at the Copper Owl back in September, I marked it in my calendar months ahead of time, eagerly anticipating the event. Since Hush Nightclub closed in 2014, there hasn’t been a weekly or even monthly underground electronic music night in Victoria that’s really stuck around. ... Read More
UVic’s Ideafest: 50 Ways to Challenge Your Thinking In Six Days

UVic’s Ideafest: 50 Ways to Challenge Your Thinking In Six Days

The University of Victoria is set to throw open its doors for Ideafest (March 7-12), the annual festival showcasing campus research, art and innovation. It’s not just for academics; the public is welcome at all 50 events on this year’s roster. And get this: They’re. All. Free. Before you think ho-hum microscopes and petri dishes, ... Read More
Three Picks for Victoria Beer Week

Three Picks for Victoria Beer Week

With the third annual Victoria Beer Week fast approaching, it’s time to get your thirst on. The nine-day series of events (from March 4 to 12) will feature more than 50 craft breweries from across British Columbia this year. The schedule is jam-packed with fun events for the beer-lovers among us, but here are our ... Read More