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CTV Vancouver Island  |  Sponsored Events 

CTV Vancouver Island is proud to support not-for-profit community and charitable organizations across the island.   To submit an event for consideration, please email islandcommunityevents@ctv.ca.  

Please Note: due to the large number of submissions, we are unable to respond to every request.  We thank you for choosing CTV to help promote your event and wish you great success.
 

Symphony Splash

Victoria's popular Symphony Splash classical music festival is going online during the coronavirus pandemic with a replay of the 2018 concert this year.

 

Open Air

Open Air: A Summer Festival of Music

Your Community

July 22 – 26, July 29 – August 2

Set amidst the pastoral grounds that are built along the former shores of xwsзyq’әm (St. Ann’s Academy), Victoria Symphony and Pacific Opera Victoria invite you to ten days of instrumental chamber music, opera arias, show tunes, and family friendly programs dreamed up to delight your senses.

Programs feature Victoria Symphony musicians, and Pacific Opera’s most celebrated opera singers Lara Ciekiewicz, Simran Claire, Marion Newman, Kaden Forsberg, Adam Luther, and Bruce Kelly.

OPEN AIR also includes Music in the Meadows. Surprise musical happenings “popping-up” through the festival, celebrating the diversity of artists from many cultural traditions that now co-exist on these territories, including Indigenous performers, visiting artists, young musicians, and programs designed especially for families. These short performances will be up to 10 minutes and are free for everyone.

Book your tickets today, learn more about the festival and the artists, and keeping watching for more announcements in the coming days!

 
Splash

Splash Dash

Your Community

August 7

The Vancouver Island Dragon Boat Festival is pleased to present FGPC SplashDash, a celebration of the return to paddling on the Gorge. Join us for live local & cultural entertainment, and 250-metre paddle sport races, including outrigger solo and crew boats as well as dragon boating.

 
Sooke

Sooke Fine Arts Show

Your Community

July 23-August 2 

Celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2021, the Sooke Fine Arts Show provides the opportunity for the finest artists from Vancouver Island and BC’s coastal islands to showcase and sell their work. The show will be free & open to view online from July 23 – August 2.
Exclusive online Purchasers’ Preview event will take place July 22 at 7pm 
 

Garden

Victoria Hospice: Teeny Tiny Garden Tour 2021

Your Community 

June 13-July 31st

Join us for a glimpse into some of Victoria’s best backyard gardens during the Virtual Teeny Tiny Garden Tour in support of Victoria Hospice. Armchair and active gardeners alike can pick up tips and inspiration for their own backyards or simply soak up the beauty these special spaces have to offer. Virtual tour-goers are encouraged to purchase a beautiful 2022 Teeny Tiny Garden Tour Calendar or make a donation towards this important fundraiser for Victoria Hospice.
 
Lottery

Victoria Hospitals Foundation: Play Fore Hearts 50/50 & Prize Raffle

Your Community

Until July 19th

Since 1978, the Uplands Golf Club Annual Heart Tournament has raised more than $2.97 million for the Victoria Hospitals Foundation and funded leading-edge cardiac equipment for Royal Jubilee’s Heart Health program. Players, sponsors and donors have all helped make the Tournament the longest running, most successful charity tournament in BC.
 
This year, we invite you to play to win in the all-new “Play Fore Hearts” public lottery. Just like the Annual Heart Tournament, proceeds support the world-class cardiac care teams at Victoria’s Royal Jubilee Hospital.
 
Shred

Broadmead Care’s Summer Shred-a-Thon

Your Community

August 14

Broadmead Care’s Summer Shred-A-Thon, is a fun and unique way to support adults aged 19 to 55 who require long term care services. Bring your paper documents and have them securely shredded on site with no contact service! Pull-up, drop-off and be on your way, knowing you’ve done some good for your community!

Free up your storage space this summer by bringing your piles of confidential paper for secure shredding on site at Broadmead Care’s Summer Shred-a-thon; a fun and unique way to support adults aged 19 to 55 who require long-term care services.

 
Golf

18th Annual Broadmead Care Charity Golf Tournament 

Your Community

September 24th 

The 18th Annual Broadmead Care Charity Golf Tournament is a unique and fun way to raise funds for WWII, Korean War and modern day veterans. Help us raise the balance of $100,000 to complete the much-needed ‘home renovations’ for the men and women who served Canada, now living at Veterans Memorial Lodge.

 
Orcas

Orcas: Our Shared Future

April 16 - January 9

Royal BC Museum

Dive deep into the stories and schiend that surround the magnificent orca, spirit of BC's wild coast and apex predator of all oceans. Follow the currents of ecoligical activism, popular culture and Indigenous beliefs to gain a new appreciation for these sohpisticated animals, long feared inWestern cultures as "killer whales." Discover the comples social structure of orca society and reflect on the surprising consequences of captivity.

Learn which orca populations are thriving and which are at risk, and surface with a new understanding of how orcas and humans are inextricably connected: we are all part of nature, not apart from nature. 

 
Sponsored Events

Vancouver Island is home to some amazing community events, put on by many wonderful local organizations. CTV Vancouver Island is proud to support them. If you have an event coming up and you’d like us to get behind it, please email islandcommunityevents@ctv.ca