There are a number of Halloween activities to participate in this year on the Peninsula and in Victoria. These range from great family activities such as Oldfield’s Octoberfest to scary ghost tours of the haunted neighbourhoods in Victoria.
Salty Sundays: Ghosties and Ghoulies at the Maritime Museum of BC
Join the Maritime Museum of BC on Sunday, October 14th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm to hear storytellers share what goes bump in the night at the Museum located in old town Victoria’s Bastion Square.
Ghost Bus Tours
Join the Old Cemeteries Society this Halloween for their Ghost Tours! This tour showcases Victoria’s spooky past, taking people on a 2-hour excursion through Victoria’s haunted neighbourhoods. The tour changes every year, so previous participants need not worry about hearing the same stories. All proceeds go to assist ongoing preservation and education projects conducted by the Old Cemeteries Society.
Octoberfest at Oldfield Orchard
Celebrate the 22nd Octoberfest at Oldfield Orchard and Bakery on Saturday and Sunday October 20th/21st and 27th/28th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. This fun family event is by admission and there are tons of events for you and the family: hayrides, labyrinth-cedar tree maze, graveyard alley, hay maze, candy toss, pumpkin ring toss, and much, much more!
Halloween Wonder Sunday at Royal BC Museum
The Royal BC Museum is hosting a Wonder Sunday for Halloween on October 28th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Dress up in your costume and join the RBCM for old fashioned games and tricks in Old Town. This event is free with admission or membership to the museum.