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Walk for Memories

Ocean 98.5 is proud to sponsor the annual Investors Group Walk for Memories on Sunday, January 25th, 2015.

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Speed Limits in Victoria

Posted on by Rob Michaels


Starting this week, the City of Victoria will begin to implement reduced speed limits in different areas throughout the city. You’ve come to the right place for details on which areas.

Click To Find Out Which Areas

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Def Leppard

Ocean 98.5 is excited to welcome Def Leppard to the Save on Foods Memorial Centre on Friday, April 17th!

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Skating At The Fairmont Empress

Posted on by Rob Michaels


Operating from November 20, 2014 until mid-January 2015, the approximately 60’ x 90’ covered rink will offer public skating 5pm – 9pm weekdays and 1pm to 9pm weekends.  

Click Here for Prices

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Warren Miller Premiere “No Turning Back”

Posted on by Rob Michaels

PrintMason Barzilay is hosting an epic Warren Miller movie premiere here in Victoria and here are the details!

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Who Carved This Pumpkin?

Posted on by Mel Z

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So WHO carved this pumpkin?

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Ocean 98.5′s Pumpkin Hall of Fame

Posted on by Rob Michaels


We here at Ocean 98.5 take our pumpkin carving pretty seriously… and we know you do too!! Share your jack o’ lanterns on our Facebook page and we’ll add them to our Pumpkin Hall of Fame below!! Happy carving!!!

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Victoria Goddess Run

Calling all Goddesses! It’s time to start planing for the 4th Annual Victoria Goddess Run!

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Victoria’s Guide to 2014 Halloween Events

Posted on by Rob Michaels

IMG_0925Somebody once said….Victoria is the town of Newlyweds and Nearlydead. Well they forgot the Undead…muhuhaha….

Just look at this list of about a kajillion Halloween-themed events that are happening around Greater Victoria over the next couple weeks! From Ghostly Walks to Halloween runs, fun in the pumpkin patch, chills in the corn maze and screams in the haunted houses, this city has fun in the name of All Hallows’ Eve, covered.

This guide was posted by Tourism Victoria and we’ve added a few of our own favourite events and (Mel’s) photos:

Check out the guide to Victoria Halloween Events

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Sarah McLachlan Lights Up Victoria With Her Shine On Tour

Posted on by Mel Z


Our good friend, Sarah McLachlan returned to Victoria on Saturday night to begin her Canadian Shine On tour.

PHOTOS from Sarah McLachlan’s Shine On Tour

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Enchanted Halloween at Heritage Acres

Posted on by Mel Z

heritage dead endAre we ready for the Enchanted season?

Starting tonight and running weekends until October 26th, Heritage Acres (off the Pat Bay Highway) is Enchanted. If you’re looking for Halloween events minus the gore-factor — you’ll want to check out Enchanted Halloween at Heritage Acres. They’ll have food, a Trick or Treat Trail, Illuminated lanterns an

More details on Enhanted Halloween

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A Horrible Very Bad Day That Induces Squeals and Giggles

Posted on by Mel Z


You remember the classic book, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day?!! Well prepare for squeals and giggles as the Hollywood movie version with Steve Carrell and the very cool Jennifer Garner opens this weekend.

Watch the hilarious trailer for the movie

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Get Ink’d Pink Tribute (PHOTOS)

Posted on by Mel Z


There are many stories. Too many stories. My Godmother, my aunt, my sister, my mom. You’re invited to pay tribute to your loved ones and fighters that have been affected by breast cancer.

See Get Ink’d Pink photos

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An Octopus and Cadborosaurus Get A Makeover

Posted on by Mel Z

gyro tightropeWe had just the most amazing summer ever, right? Well don’t cry for me Cadborosaurus, because the fall is just as stellar for getting out to play in Victoria.

I once made a promise to myself that I would try to discover ALL the parks in Victoria with my kids. That’s a BIG promise. We have a lot of parks, playgrounds, bogs, hiking trails in Victoria. A lot.

It’s especially awesome when you head to one of your favourite parks and find that it’s been completely renovated with all-new playground equipment.

See the new makeover to Gyro Park

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