Thanksgiving Holiday Hours and Parking

Closed for Thanksgiving - Monday, October 11

City Hall
Beacon Hill Park Maintenance Yard
Public Works Yard
Victoria Conference Centre and Administration Office

Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre

The Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre will be closed on Sunday, October 10 and Monday, October 11. 

Kitchen Scraps and Garbage Collection

Kitchen Scraps and Garbage collection will not occur on Monday, October 11. View your Kitchen Scraps and Garbage collection schedule

Saturday Garden Waste Drop-Off

City of Victoria residents can drop off their garden waste, year-round at the Public Works Yard at 417 Garbally Road, Saturdays from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. The garden waste drop-off will be open on Saturday, October 9. Please bring a City of Victoria utility bill or a driver's licence which shows residence at a property that has Kitchen Scraps and Garbage service. This service is not for commercial use. For more information, call 250.361.0400 or click here.

Emergency Streets and Utilities Services

Emergency streets and utility services are not affected by the holiday and can be contacted day or night at 250.361.0400.


Parking downtown at City parkades and at on-street meters will be free on Monday, October 11 for Thanksgiving. Pay parking at on-street meters is in effect daily from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. except for statutory holidays. Pay parking is in effect 24/7 at the City's surface parking lots. Learn more.