Leave yourself plenty of time for shopping in Victoria. From quaint boutiques and shops to local markets and major shopping malls, you'll find everything from antiques and resident artisan creations to souvenirs and the best local designer fashions. Explore the shopping districts from Government Street, Trounce Alley and Bastion square, to Fort Street, Johnson Street and Fisgard Street.
1150 Douglas Street
A mix of over 90 street front and interior shops where you'll find great unique brands, tasty dining options and exceptional service in an urban shopping environment. Exclusive Visitor Savings: If you are visiting The Bay Centre from outside the Greater Victoria Region, please visit Guest Services, along with verification of visitor status, to receive your complimentary Visitor Savings Card that provides 5% to 30% discounts at participating retailers.
21-1644 Hillside Avenue
One of Victoria's premier shopping destinations, Hillside features more than 100 shops and services, including Sears, Zellers, Shoppers Drug Mart, Thrifty Foods and Bolen Books – plus a comfortable and spacious food court with seating for 400.
Mayfair Shopping Centre
3147 Douglas Street
The dominant shopping centre on Southern Vancouver Island. A one-stop fashion destination with many unique retailers.
3170 Tillicum Road
Featuring more than 50 stores and the SilverCity movie theatre.
Boutiques & Novelty Shops
1007 Government Street
A unique selection of exclusive BC wines, gift items and accessories.
1720 Store Street
Affordable, eclectic home furnishings and accessories.
926 Fort Street
Public Auction House of Fine Art Antiques Collectibles and Estates.
1108 Government Street
Offers a wide range of books from Canada, the US and Britain, including an extensive selection of children's titles.
1323 Government Street
Step into Christmas at any time of the year!
913 Government Street
Offering hand-wrapped confections, specialty gift boxes and collectible gift tins.
734 Fort Street
Specializing in rare books, out-of-print books, used books and secondhand books.
There's no shortage of public markets in and around Victoria. Providing countless hours of entertainment, delicious baked goods, local produce, artist creations, collectibles and flowers, there's a market in every neighbourhood corner.
Government Street Market
1600 Block Government Street (between McPherson Theatre & China Town)
April to October
Sundays from 11am to 5pm
An eclectic assortment of arts, crafts, collectibles, imports, food & entertainment.
On Superior Street in James Bay
May to October
Saturdays from 9am to 3pm
Juried artisans and crafters, local farm produce, flowers, jams and music.
Corner of Moss Street and Fairfield Road
May to October
Saturdays from 10am to 2pm
An organic market – “make it, bake it or grow it yourself” plus artisans and entertainment.
Centennial Square, Pandora Street and Douglas Street
July to September
Sundays 11am to 4pm
Specialty items and local produce.
Crystal Gardens, 713 Douglas Street
Third week in November
Friday to Sunday
2310 Beacon Avenue, Sidney
June to August
Thursdays from 5:30pm to 9pm