So you've decided to Ska Fest and are making your way over to the Island... but are trying to figure out how to get across that big, watery divide/ where to hang your cap/ or what else to do besides dance your face off at the festival... WELL... look no further!
Blackball Ferryline If you're looking to get over to the United States right from Downtown Victoria (driving or on foot) for an affordable rate, consider taking the Coho Ferry from Downtown Victoria to Port Angeles. This is a great ferry for those driving up to Victoria Ska & Reggae Festival from anywhere on the west coast of North America.
Places to Stay
Paul's Motor Inn Long time sponsor of the festival. Affordable rooms, walking distance from all venues. Strathcona Hotel Strathcona Hotel is inside the Strathcona Entertainment Complex where two of this year's festival shows will be featured on Wed. June 22nd and Thursday, June 23rd at Distrikt Nightclub. The Sandman Hotel Comfortable hotel near numerous bus routes and restaurants. This hotel has a pool, hot tub and restaurant beside it.
Things to Do
Tourism Victoria Tourism Victoria is a proud sponsor of Victoria's 17th Annual Ska & Reggae Festival. Check out their web site on various things to do around Victoria and throughout the Island. Purchase tickets for Victoria Ska & Reggae Festival at the Tourist Information Centre right next to Ship Point Inner Harbour (812 Wharf Street) LiveVictoria.com Comprehensive live music listings -- you can never have too much music while you're in town! Monday Magazine Victoria's alternative weekly magazine -- great culture, arts, and music. A good way to figure out what's going on in town.