British Columbia’s Largest Street Performers Festival

Ten days of incredible fun!

From July 17th to July 26th, 2015 Victoria welcomes the world to our beautiful downtown! Professional street performers from our region as well as from across Canada, Europe, Sweden, Australia, South America and the US will converge for our fifth annual Victoria International Buskers Festival. Our event is a family oriented, free-to-attend festival presented on mostly outdoor stages. Tips to Buskers hats welcomed and appreciated!

Entertainers from around the world!

This year, our festival presents a few of our most popular acts since our inception as well as a number of new shows! They include flame throwers, acrobats, magicians, jugglers, unicyclists, hula hoops, giant puppets, balloonists, musicians and more! You’ll be amazed by the outstanding depth of talent we present across downtown! Super fun!

The Victoria International Buskers Festival
Stage Locations

Waterfront Stages

Waterfront Stages


Downtown Stages

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Music Stage

Innovation and diversity

Our festival also celebrates the innovation and diversity of Victoria’s Francophone community and features a host of French performers.

Fun for Everyone!

Over ten incredible days, we present over 1,000 hours in programming on mostly outdoor stages across our beautiful downtown. Also be sure to visit our many Busk Stops, our International Food Village and take advantage of our various attractions!

Busk Stop

Visit us on Government Street where we present a host of street musicians at our Busk Stops

International Food Village

We present tastes of many nations at our International Food Village on the waterfront. Be sure to check it out!

Whale Watching

If you are up for a whale watching trip, contact our festival supporter Prince of Whales Whale Watching