MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
VICTORIA PHOENIX WALKING FESTIVAL
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
May 3 - 5, 2019
GREEK COMMUNITY CENTRE
opens at 9:00 am Friday and closes at 3:00 pm on Sunday
What is happening!
- Additional walks added to the weekend.
- Seven multi-day walks will be available
with 5, 6, 10 or 12 km distances.
- Want the challenge of a longer walk?
Combine walks for 21, 32 or 42 km distances.
- If you collect Volkssport credits you will
get credit for each walk.
walks begin and end at the Greek Community Centre. Walks available with open starts all weekend and group walks each
day with one in the morning and one in the afternoon.
- The popular swim event is offered again this year on Sat & Sun
will be a pre Festival walk on Thursday evening along the Victoria waterfront
starting from a downtown location.
- After the Festival, there will be a post Festival six days of walking on
Vancouver Island. Walks begin Monday morning with a walk on the trails through
the Hatley Park National Historic site and along the waterfront of Esquimalt
Lagoon. Walks will continue up Island in
Chemainus, Cedar, Little Qualicum Falls, Cathedral Grove, Ucluelet,
Tofino,Qualicum, Parksville and ending in Nanaimo on Sat, the 11th. Join us for all the walks or one or
two. No advance registration required. Walk schedule and suggested accommodation
will be available on our website later in the summer.
to the Festival:
year in our efforts to be more environmentally aware, will not be supplying
single use disposable bottles of water.
We will instead have water coolers available to fill your own
bottles. Please remember to bring a
the last two Festivals we have not had to increase our fees. Unfortunately due
to rising costs, the Greek Community Centre has had to increase their
prices. For us to continue to put on the
Festival, we have had to increase our fees accordingly.We hope you will
continue to support us and join us for a great fun filled weekend.
| FUN, FITNESS, FRIENDSHIP & FOOD!! |
Registration opens in July
In the meantime, check out our photos of the 2017 event