October 6 - 8
Travel from Vancouver to Nanaimo and on to the community of Chemainus to attend ‘Glorious!’ at the Chemainus Theatre. Glorious is a Comedic True Story of the Worst Singer in the World. Everyone agreed that she couldn’t carry a tune – except Florence Foster Jenkins, as recently depicted in the Hollywood movie by Meryl Streep. Lunch is served at the theatre. After the production travel to Victoria for a two night stay at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort. Visit the Royal BC Museum for the world famous Egypt: The Time of Pharaohs Exhibit. Followed by a high tea lunch at Abkhazi Garden. Learn of the history of this island gem. Join the group for dinner at a private dining room in the resort as we celebrate Thanksgiving. Join John Adams, a local guide who is an exceptional storyteller and Victoria’s pre-eminent historian, who will bring the lesser known history to life as we tour Victoria. Lunch is served at the Tudor style Firestone Grill followed by a visit and tour of the Sea Cider Farm and Ciderhouse.