Victoria Real Estate Board

Canada Day! Victoria Real Estate Board sponsors the Main Stage...

The Victoria Real Estate Board is pleased to share that the Main Stage at the Victoria Canada Day celebration (Friday, July 1) at Ship Point will be sponsored by VREB.

The FREE community event features live music, multicultural performances, a food court, family section and FIREWORKS.

For more information on the event including the schedule for the Victoria Real Estate Board Main Stage click here.

The day will open with a canoe protocol where the Songhees and Esquimalt First Nations escort Mayor Lisa Helps and members of the city’s Canada Day committee to Ship Point on the Inner Harbour. A welcoming ceremony on a main stage at that site will be followed by a performance from the Lekwungen Dancers.

“This is the first time since the pandemic that residents and visitors will come together for Canada Day in our capital city,” said Mayor Lisa Helps. “We are working hard to create an event that honours the Lekwungen people and their lands and culture and to offer a fun, family-friendly and inclusive event that reflects the diversity of our community and our country.”

Highlights of Canada Day:

  • The day will begin with an Indigenous traditional canoe protocol and Welcome Ceremony, and a performance by the Lekwungen Dancers. 

  • Live Multicultural Performances on the Victoria Real Estate Board Main Stage from 12:00 p.m. until 10:20 p.m.

  • Accessible area for viewing

  • Multicultural Street Market with Artisan Vendors

  • Flavours of the World Food Court with the best of the Victoria Food Truck scene

  • Family festivities including a bouncy castle, bouncy obstacle course, face painting and glitter tattoos will run from noon until 5 p.m. in the Kid’s Zone at Ship Point.  From 1:30 p.m. - 2 p.m., Tickles and Yowza the clowns will perform and then will stay until 4 p.m. to make balloon animals and entertain the crowd.

  • The Victoria Bug Zoo, Pacific Football Club, the Bateman Foundation and Alter Arts Society, will all offer kid-friendly activities.  

  • There will be a 360 Degree, Video Booth, from noon until 5:00 p.m.

  • Fireworks finale at 10:20 pm over Victoria's Inner Harbour, accompanied by music featuring Indigenous recording artists mixed by The Zone at 91.3’s Musical Director Bryan Capistrano. 

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