One part art, one part chemistry, two parts fun = The best schooling you can find in October

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If you haven’t made plans yet, note that enrollment is filling up fast for October 13 – 15, 2012.  The Chateau Victoria is a proud sponsor and a venue for this great annual event that supports the Victoria Film Commission.  Please check out the official site here and plan on being in the happiest place in BC.


Be amazed right in the heart of our city

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The Victoria International Chalk Art Festival
from September 12th to September 16th, 2012!

Welcome to our family friendly, free-to-attend festival presenting an array of international and local chalk artists!

Over five days beginning Wednesday, September 12th, come and join in the building excitement downtown led by renowned international 3D chalk artist Tracy Lee Stum as she creates a 20 by 20ft 3D chalk art drawing at The Bay Centre’s lower level, centre court.

Then on Saturday and Sunday, September 15th & 16th, Tracy’s efforts will be complimented by a two-day chalk art exposition where both international and local artists will present works on Government Street, which will close to vehicle traffic.

Click here to download our festival program guide!

The Chateau still has rooms at great late summer rates and we are only 3 blocks from the action of the festival.

Welcome Beerfesters

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There is a great deal of liquid to navigate in the next few days so stay safe and leave the car in the parking lot.  Victoria is much more fun on foot.

Keep in touch with festival happenings on line.

The Website link

Facebook link

Twitter link

Please note: If the logo above is fuzzy, it could mean you need to be here to see it clear.