Show your Local love for the most vulnerable in Greater Victoria during the COVID-19 Crisis through United Way’s “Local Love in a Global Crisis” fund. Your donation today will help support seniors who are isolated; those in need of mental health support, and our frontline workers who need to rest and self-isolate. If you are able, please give generously today at uwgv.ca/covid19. Together we can keep our community strong!
In partnership with Sidney merchants and Town staff, the Sidney Business Area Improvement Society (Sidney BIA) has planned a full calendar of sights, sounds and events carefully designed to bring you safe enjoyment of the holiday season. Throughout town, enjoy holiday-themed features, elaborate, illuminated shop window displays, and the joyful sounds of the Festive Brass ensemble who will fill the streets with musical cheer, playing all your favourite melodies outdoors, where it’s safe to enjoy. In addition to a dazzling display of holiday-themed features, you can also win big while giving back to the community with weekly shopping sprees and giveaways all season long! So dream a little dream in Sidney this holiday season, where there is truly something for everyone!
Maestra Tania Miller returns to conduct the Victoria Symphony in Copland’s Appalachian Spring. Often described as ‘music of and for the American people’, the popular piece reflects the vitality and richness of the pioneering tradition. The Unanswered Question by Ives and Barber’s elegiac Adagio for Strings complete the program.
Habitat for Humanity Victoria’s premier fundraiser, the Gingerbread Showcase, sponsored by Revera will be opening for its 12th season with “Coastal Living” as the theme for 2020. Creations will be displayed online and in ten host locations in Downtown Victoria and Sidney for viewing. Visitors and viewers will be invited to vote for their favourite online while making a donation to raise funds for the charities current build project in North Saanich.