June Events

Here are some June events taking place in Victoria.

At the Inn

AURA Restaurant

Breakfast   7am-11am
Coffee & Pastries   11am-11:30am
Lunch 11:30am-2:30pm
Intermezzo Menu 2:30pm-5pm
Dinner  5pm-9pm
Intermezzo Menu 9pm-10pm
Sunday Brunch   11am-2pm (a La Carte)
Our beautiful outdoor patio is open for the summer

Summer Menu
Chef Ito is excited to present his new summer menu celebrating the diversity of our local products.  From kelp harvested by a marine biologist in Sooke, to local tomatoes grown on the Saanich Peninsula, Victoria is celebrated in every bite.

Sunday Brunch
June 4th 11am to 2pm
Location: AURA Restaurant
Bring your Sunday to a whole new level with our delectable Sunday Brunch. Reservations are recommended. Please dial 6739
$37 adults|$31 kids aged 6-11|under 5 free

Father’s Day BBQ Brunch
Join us Sunday June 18th for a BBQ & Beer Father’s Day where Driftwood Brewery will be pouring the beers. Brunch. 11am – 2pm in AURA and our Patio.
$44 per adult|$32 per senior|$18 per child ages 6-11 5 & under are free
Reservations are recommended

Artist in Residence
We are delighted to welcome our June artist in residence, Andrew Glenn. Andrew is a contemporary portrait artist who draws inspiration from popular culture and icons, particularly from 1950’s and 60’s.
On display in our marble lobby.


Around Victoria

Key to the City
We’re handing you the Key to the City… Show your room key at some of our favourite local businesses, and unlock perks & discounts! See the Front Desk for the list of participating businesses

Terry Fox: Running to the Heart of Canada
April 12th to October 1st
Royal BC Museum
Explore the story of the young man who, in 1980 inspired a nation and established himself as a hero through his courage, hope and determination

Bites, Brews, Bards on the Barge
Fridays 5pm to 9:30pm
Ogden Point
Relax on the Breakwater Barge and listen to local musicians while enjoying a bite from one of Victoria’s finest food trucks and sipping on a cold brew.

D-Day-Normandy 1944
Limited Engagement June 3rd to 6th
IMAX Victoria
Witness the Allied operations that brought the world to this location, leading to the momentous conclusion to WWII on June 6th 1944.

Oak Bay Tea Party
Dates: June 3rd to 4th
Location: Oak Bay and Willows Beach
A popular, annual event for the whole family, with a midway and activities on land, in the air and on the water.
Parade Jun 3rd 10:30am Oak Bay Avenue
Bathtub Race Jun 4th 1pm Willows Beach
Airshow Jun 4th 2pm Willows Beach

James Bay Public Market
Saturdays beginning May 6th 9am to 3pm
At the corner of Menzies and Superior
Listen to live music as you browse this local market and discover handmade arts and crafts, homemade baked treats, fresh flowers, and locally grown fruits and vegetables.

“Proof”
June 9th to 24th
Langham Court Theatre
Can a young woman whose principal education in advanced mathematics comes from caring for her “bughouse crazy” father, be the author of a brilliant mathematical proof? The depth of love and the mystery of brilliance is explored.

Summer Organ Series
Dates: June 9th , 16th ,23rd 7:30pm
Location: Christ Church Cathedral
Listen to visiting organists showcase the many different voices of the magnificent Cathedral organ.
Tickets at the door.

Kolbante African Acrobats
June 10th 7:30pm
McPherson Theatre
See this dynamic eleven-member troupe called “The Young Rogues” from Guinea, West Africa featuring drumming, music, dance and jaw-dropping acrobatics.

World Oceans Day
Dates: June 11th 11am – 5pm
Location: Fisherman’s Wharf
This family event aims to educate the public about the different ways of caring for our ocean. Take part in activities and view displays from companies concerned with the health of our ocean.

Aboriginal Cultural Festival
Dates: June 16th -18th 11am to 6pm
Location: Royal BC Museum Piazza
A 3-day celebration of Aboriginal art, music, dances and of course food. Experience the rich diversity of Aboriginal cultures in BC.

Emily Carr Theatrical Walking Tour
June 17th Tour runs 11am to 1pm
Meet at 10:45am at the Emily Carr Statue, Government & Belleville
Playing the role of Canadian artist and writer, Emily Carr for over 18 years, actress Molly Raher Newman’s special ability to bring Emily’s words and spirit to life is sure to entertain people of all ages. Rain or shine. $15 per person.

3rd Annual Car Free Day YYJ
Dates: June 18th 11am to 6pm
Location: Douglas Street
Four stages, three beer gardens, food trucks, entertainers and over 275 vendors lining 9 city blocks bring to life this fun-filled, car-free street

Spirit of Victoria 150: Celebrate Canada
June 21st to July 1st
Ship Point, Inner Harbour
The Inner Harbour comes alive with an eleven-day commemoration of Canada’s 150th birthday with multicultural artistry, diverse food and beverage offerings, and live music, all leading up to a massive fireworks display on Canada Day (July 1st).

TD Victoria International Jazz Festival
Dates: June 23rd to July 2nd
Location: Various
A ten-day music festival featuring the jazz, blues and world music of Canadian and internationally acclaimed musicians.

Bastion Square Public Market
Dates: Thurs/Fri/Sat 11am to 4:30pm
Sundays 11am to 4pm
Location: Bastion Square
Between Wharf and Government Streets
This colourful, open-air market offers a wonderful array of locally-produced arts, crafts and entertainment.

Amazon Adventure 3D
IMAX Theatre
The epic true story of Henry Bates’ eleven year journey through the lush Amazon rainforest and the astounding contributions he made to science in the 1950s.

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