Dine Around puts Victoria’s food and beverage industry in the spotlight

Special menus, accommodation discounts available Jan. 25 through Feb. 10

Local food, beverages and accommodations are in the spotlight again this month, as Dine Around, Stay in Town Victoria celebrates over two weeks of special menu items, locally brewed beers and B.C. wines and discounted hotel rooms.

If you’ve never partaken in this annual showcase, which targets both local residents and visitors to Greater Victoria, area restaurants offer multi-course meals at specific price points, from $20 up to $50. If you’re a fan of dining out, this promotion gives you a chance to test the culinary waters around the city and maybe even find some new favourites!

RELATED: Victoria named most romantic city by Amazon Canada

If you’re thinking of treating yourselves to a staycation, a selection of area hotels are offering discounted room rates, a great option if you’re combining beer, wine or cocktails options with lunch or dinner.

The annual event gets underway Thursday, Jan. 24 with a gala kickoff at the Victoria Conference Centre. The event, from 5-7:30 p.m., will tease your taste buds, with samples up for grabs from more than 60 local restaurants, as well as local craft brewers and VQA wineries.

Tickets are $65 each and include grazing rights throughout the venue, allowing you to try numerous food and beverage options. They’re available at ticketrocket.co.

For a full listing of participating restaurants and hotels, visit tourismvictoria.com and click on the Dine Around & Stay in Town icon.


Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Just Posted

BC Ferries considers passenger only ferry between West Shore and Victoria

Royal Bay, Esquimalt and Ship Point considered as part of study into new route

Sentence handed down for sex assaults committed more than 30 years ago

Man in his 80s will serve a conditional sentence in the community

Saanich police continue to search for attacker in Gordon Head sexual assault

Police urge residents to remain vigilant, lock doors and windows

Victoria amalgamation committee meeting for first time

The citizen’s assembly will hold its inaugural meeting on Tuesday

Simon Keith undergoes second heart transplant

Former pro athlete turned transplant advocate gets another chance

Greater Victoria Wanted List for the week of March 12

Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s help in locating the… Continue reading

POLL: Would you consider living in a tiny home?

Victoria is the latest Capital Region community to take a look at… Continue reading

Nearly 40% of British Columbians not taking their medications correctly: poll

Introduction of legal cannabis could cause more issues for drug interactions

Mining company fined $70,000 after two workers killed in B.C. truck crash

Broda Construction pleaded guilty to failing to provide safe workplace at Cranbrook rock quarry

B.C. argues it cannot stop Trans Mountain, but it can protect environment

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says only Ottawa has the authority to decide what goes in trans-boundary pipelines

B.C. poverty plan combines existing spending, housing programs

Target is to lift 140,000 people out of poverty from 2016 level

Avalanche warning issued for all B.C. mountains

Warm weather to increase avalanche risk: Avalanche Canada

Temperature records dating back to 1947 broken in B.C.

The Squamish airport recorded the hottest temperature in the province (and Canada) on Sunday: 21.3 C

Most Read