July Events Guide
Find an experience curated just for you in the surrounding Oak Bay community this July. Interested in learning more? Contact our Clefs d’Or Concierge Team by e-mail here.
Winemakers Long Table Dinner | July 4 and July 25
These fabulous dinners will include a multi-course family-style dinner created by Executive Chef Kreg Graham, with British Columbia wines presented and poured by our guest winemakers and winery owners.
Our July Winemakers Long Table Dinners are now sold out! Discover our August Winemakers Long Table Dinners, featuring Unsworth Vineyards on August 8th and Black Hill Estate Winery on August 29.
Sunday Morning Yoga on the Seaside Terrace | Every Sunday in July
Join us Sunday mornings from 9:30 – 10:30, all summer, for yoga on our Seaside Terrace. Drop in fee is $20 per person or complimentary for hotel guests.
Oak Bay Summer Night Market | July 10, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Oak Bay Avenue becomes a European style market between 4 and 8 pm. Each market features a variety of in-season produce from southern Vancouver Island as well as preserves, baked goods, street food and beer, wine and spirits. There is live music, a magician, pop-up theatre, face painting and balloon animals. For a full list of vendors, visit here.
Music in the Lobby Lounge | See event calendar here.
Join us in the Lobby Lounge to enjoy music by local artists Craig Henderson, Morry Stearns, Nic Whitehouse and Ryan Zak over various dates this summer.
Free Summer Concerts in the Park | July 11, 25, August 8, 22
Oak Bay Parks and Recreation hosts free summer concerts in the park featuring differnt local artists. An easy walk from the hotel, the concerts re from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Willows Beach. We recommend visiting Kates Cafe to pick up some light snacks on your way there. For artist information and times, visit here.
5th Annual Oak Bay New Music Festival | July 13 & 14
This summer’s two-day festival offers an exciting mix of generations and cultural backgrounds, featuring chamber music by both local composers and underperformed works which deserve wider recognition!
Along with music by Galina Ustvolskaya, Maria Eduarda Mendes Martins, Sylvia Rickard, Décio Arapiraca, Linda Catlin Smith and more, the festival will also include a concert from visiting Dutch accordionist Erica Roozendaal, among other events. Discover the schedule and more here.
Oak Bay Collector Car Festival | July 28
Celebrating their 20th year of this festival, the Oak Bay Collector Car Festival hosts almost 300 exhibitor cars over 5 blocks along Oak Bay Avenue, with a spectator estimate of about 15,000. There will be BBQ lunch located on the lawn outside the Municipal Hall with shade, tables and chairs from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm and live music all throughout the day! More information here.
Interested in learning more? Contact our Clefs d’Or Concierge Team by e-mail here.