Victoria’s festivals and events create a vibrant city filled with culture year-round.
Theatre enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Fringe Festival or Uno Fest, and music fans have plenty of events to choose from, including those that focus on classical, jazz or indie rock.
French Fest and Victoria Highland Games and Celtic Festival celebrate francophone and Scottish heritage with music, performances and food.
Summer Festivals and Events (June – August)
Symphony Splash (July/August): Join 40,000 music lovers and listen to the Victoria Symphony perform original and classic pieces from a barge in the Inner Harbour. Spread a blanket on the lawn or take to the water in a kayak, sailboat or yacht for an ideal view. The concert concludes with Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, cannons and fireworks.