A Passion for Sports

  • November 1, 2019
  • GoWestShore
City of LangfordSome 15 years ago, the City of Langford set out to rebrand itself as the sport tourism destination in British Columbia. Already home to Golf Canada, Cycling Canada and Rugby Canada, there’s still lots more to come in 2020. Look out for a new boxing training facility to house Boxing BC headquarters at City Centre Park. The facility...

Rally ‘Round, West Shore!

  • August 30, 2019
  • GoWestShore
There’s a very special block party being scheduled for Saturday, September 14. This is your chance to join in on a tour of 3 brand new Westhills Show Homes and participate in a Scavenger Hunt* for a chance to win a trip for 2 to Los Cabos, valued at $3,500. Thank you to our community partners who have provided other great prizes, including 4 private...

Eats & Beats 2019

  • June 27, 2019
  • GoWestShore
Colwood’s 5th Annual ‘Eats & Beats at the Beach’ happens Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 1 to 8pm. The free family event takes place about midway along Esquimalt Lagoon on Ocean Boulevard. Enjoy music, food and fun in one of the most spectacular oceanfront beach settings on Vancouver Island. The area is closed to through traffic for the occasion. Upwards of 9,000 people attended Eats &...

Summer Solstice Party in Sooke!

  • May 15, 2019
  • GoWestShore
By Gwen Fisher, Owner of The Artisan’s Garden, SookeEver been to a summer solstice celebration? Well, you’re in for a treat—Sooke style! Gwen Fisher, owner of the Artisan’s Garden & Pure Elements, has assembled a cast of exciting entertainments to make it an evening you are sure to enjoy, with music, food and a fashion show on June 21st. One...

A Legendary Holiday Affair!

  • December 1, 2018
  • GoWestShore
Interview By Anne Marie MoroOn December 13, ‘Christmas with Sinatra’, a holiday concert featuring the music of legendary crooner, Frank Sinatra, is coming to town. Award-winning, international producer, Tony James was born and raised in Victoria and this limited engagement is the first performance of a 3-city tour on Vancouver Island under the new company—Renee James Productions. When I spoke...

Is Cannabis Oil a Natural Solution?

  • November 1, 2018
  • GoWestShore
Is Cannabis Oil a Natural Solution?"Is it going to decrease the number of medications or painkillers I take every day?”  "Will I feel high?" "Will I see things?”  "Will I jump off a building?”  "Is ‘Reefer Madness’ real?" "What about eating it?” Come get answers to your questions and learn more about CBD oil—a natural, non-hallucinogenic ingredient extracted from cannabis— that may...

The Hills are Alive

  • September 1, 2018
  • GoWestShore
with art, light, and music in the West Shore!If you’ve never attended this ‘Light Up the Hills’ familyfriendly, outdoor festival of light event, this is your chance to make up for lost time! Held after dark, the festival’s illuminated artworks will amaze you as you walk along a designated path and take in spectacular glowing effects, pass by various performances...