As winter blankets the picturesque city of Victoria, February 2024 brings forth a tapestry of events and activities that promise to captivate locals and visitors alike. From cinematic delights to culinary adventures, cultural celebrations, and sports spectacles, this month is set to be filled with unforgettable experiences. Let’s explore the vibrant tapestry of what Victoria has to offer in February
1. Victoria Film Festival – Feb 2-11:
Kicking off the month is the renowned Victoria Film Festival, running from February 2nd to the 11th. Immerse yourself in the world of cinema as the festival showcases a diverse array of films, from compelling documentaries to gripping narratives and everything in between. This year, we are sponsoring Keepers of the Land, and we strongly recommend checking out this incredible short film on February 10th at 7:30 pm at the Cinema Next Door!
2. Dine Around and Stay in Town – Jan 26 to Feb 11:
Dine Around and Stay in Town is officially back! Indulge your taste buds during the Dine Around event, where Victoria’s culinary scene takes center stage. The guide offers incredible menu options from $25-$65 and hotels starting at only $149 per night! Pair your exquisite dining experiences with recommendations for cozy places to stay, creating the perfect recipe for a memorable getaway.
3. Hot Chocolate Festival – Jan 20 – Feb 20:
For those with a sweet tooth, the Hot Chocolate Festival, running from January 20th to February 20th, offers a delightful journey of heavenly cocoa concoctions. Warm up your winter with this chocolate-infused extravaganza! The Hot Chocolate Festival is the best way to support many local businesses in the city this February!
4. 2024 Lunar New Year Celebration – Feb 18:
Celebrate the Year of the Dragon in Victoria’s historic Chinatown! Join the city in celebrating the Lunar New Year on Sunday, February 18th, from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Embrace the festivities, including vibrant parades, traditional performances, and an atmosphere filled with joy and prosperity.
5. Pink in the Rink – February 2:
Hockey enthusiasts, mark your calendars for an electrifying match between the Seattle Thunderbirds and the Victoria Royals at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Center on February 2nd at 7:05 pm. Witness the thrill of the game and cheer for your favourite team while supporting Hockey Fights Cancer. Buy tickets to support this cause!
February 2024 in Victoria is more than just winter – it’s a season filled with cultural richness, culinary delights, cinematic wonders, sports and great causes to support! Whether you’re a film buff, a foodie, or a sports fan, Victoria has curated an array of experiences to ensure your winter is nothing short of magical. Embrace the season’s charm and create lasting memories in this vibrant coastal city.