Culture Days events on tap around Capital Region

National celebration of arts and culture features events from coast to coast

From a mass cultural event in Centennial Square to a performing arts school carnival in Oak Bay, to an open house at CBC Victoria, Culture Days has plenty of choices.

The weekend-long national celebration of arts and culture sees arts organizations, cultural groups, individual artists, libraries, museums, festivals and municipalities offering hands-on and behind-the-scenes activities exploring music, dance, visual arts, film, history, theatre, literature and much more.

The Centennial Square event happens from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. both Saturday (Oct. 1) and Sunday and includes ballroom dance lessons, interactive theatre skits, free Zumba fitness classes and a variety of visual arts activities for all ages.

To find out what other activities are happening in Greater Victoria, visit and plan your Culture Days weekend using the Bright Spots Schedule.