Events: October 30-November 6

Community

Salmon Run at Goldstream Park

Get outside this fall and make your way to Goldstream to experience the spawning salmon tours happening all November. A guide will discuss local flora and fauna as well as end by dissecting a ‘spawned out’ salmon. Tea and coffee are included.

Nov. 1-30 (Saturdays and Sundays only), 9:30 a.m to  2:30 p.m.

Admission: $35, $20 (without transportation to the park)

Contact Tourism Victoria or call 250-478-9414

Ted Talks: Space: Three Dimensions

The Greater Victoria Public Library and Community Arts Council for Greater Victoria will be screening two TED talks for free. The talks feature artist  Arthur Ganson and architect  Thomas Heatherwick discussing Space: Three Dimensions.

Nov. 6, 7-8:30 p.m.

Central Branch, Greater Victoria Public Library, 735 Broughton St.

Free Event

Register online at gvpl.ca or call 250-940-4875

 

Music

UVic Faculty Present Eclectic Concert

Join UVic faculty and guest performers as they collaborate on Faculty Chamber Music Series concerts. The musical combinations will feature pieces from Bach, Legrand, Schumann, and more. From duos to quintets you will witness some of UVic’s musical bests.

Nov. 1, 8:00 p.m.

Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, B-Wing, MacLaurin Building, University of Victoria

Admission: $14-$18

Contact ticket@uvic.ca or call 250-721-8480

Buck 65

Buck 65 tours his new album, Neverlove, and will be playing two back-to-back shows at Lucky Bar. A Canadian spoken word / hip-hop artist, Buck 65 has been on the scene since the early ‘90s.    

Nov. 6-7, 9 p.m. Doors 8 p.m.

Lucky Bar, 517 Yates St

Admission: $24

Tickets at Lyle’s Place and Ditch Records or at the door

Theatre

One Man Star Wars Trilogy

Saanich resident Charlie Ross returns for his one-man play based on the Star Wars Trilogy. Ross has toured the world playing in over 180 different cities and returns to Victoria for one night.

Nov. 1, 8 p.m. Doors 7:30 p.m.

Ridge Playhouse Claremont Secondary, 4980 Wesley Rd. 

Admission: $15 adults, $10 students

Buy tickets at the door or contact colin@colinplant.com

Margaret Cho: Brand New Stand-Up Comedy Show

Join Margaret Cho as she covers taboo and socially aware topics with a comedic twist.  Having worked with Tina Fey on 30 Rock and received three Grammy nominations for best comedy album, this is one stand-up show you won’t want to miss.

Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m.

Farquhar Auditorium, University Centre, University of Victoria

Admission: $42.50-$52.50

Contact ticket@uvic.ca or call 250-721-8480

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