Greater Victoria Harbour Authority

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After Hours: 1-800-883-7079

Media Enquiries: Jill Sawyer
jsawyer@gvha.ca | 250-882-7360

Marina and Moorage: sgreenley@gvha.ca
250-383-8326 | 1-877-783-8300

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Markets

Victoria Harbour Arts Festival

Located on the lower causeway, the Victoria Harbour Arts Festival runs from 10:00am to 11:30pm daily throughout the summer and features a variety of unique gifts, handmade jewelry, art, food trucks, and more.

Ship Point Night Market

The 2017 Ship Point Night Market runs from mid-June to mid-September. The market takes place every Friday and Saturday night from 6:00pm to 10:30pm, except for August 18 and 19 due to the Victoria Dragon Boat Festival. The Night Market features a variety of hand-made, high-quality goods as well as food vendors. 

Harbour Days Market

An extension of the Ship Point Night Market is the Harbour Days Market, which runs on some of the busiest days of the year, including Swifture Race weekend (May 25-26), Canada Day weekend (June 29 - July 3), BC Day Weekend (July 29 - August 1),  Aug 25-26, and Labour Day Weekend (Aug 31 - Sept 3). 

Further information on the Harbour Arts Festival, Ship Point Night Market and the Harbour Days Markets can be found at http://www.victoriaharbourfestival.com/

Ogden Point Marketplace

This market runs from mid-June to the end of September during select cruise ship days and specifically features handmade items.

For further information and to participate please contact Deanna Young at deannayoungpromotions@gmail.com

James Bay Markets

James Bay hosts two markets in the community during the weekend, both featuring handmade products, fresh produce, and baked goods. 

James Bay Market: held every Saturday from May to the end of September from 9:00am to 3:00pm. You can find the market at the grassy area on the corner of Menzies Street and Superior Street between the Legislature and the James Bay Tea Room. More information can be found at http://www.jamesbaymarket.com/

Breakwater Market: held every Sunday from June 23 - August 11 from 11:00am to 4:00pm. This market is located at Ogden Point on the grassy area just past the Breakwater Bistro, looking out at the breakwater.  More information can be found at  http://breakwatermarket.com/events/breakwatermarket/