Fireside Chat with Jim Belushi

Jim Belushi, performer, farmer and star of Discovery Channel’s Growing Belushi. In addition to sharing his journey creating Belushi’s Farms, the cannabis connoisseur will discuss the passions that spurred his entry into cannabis and the challenges he’s faced in growing and remaining nimble in an ever-changing industry..

4pm • June 20, 2022

Photo Credit: Tyler Maddox

Psychedelic Summit

Join Grow Up at our one-day Psychedelic Summit as we examine the cultural roots of the modern medical psychedelic renaissance along with a ‘psychedelic therapy 101’ for the neophyte. Psychedelic substances have been around for millenia used by cultures across the globe as medicines and in ceremonies. Now thanks to the persevering work of researchers, scientists, First Nations and therapists from all backgrounds we see these medicines being used to  treat PTSD, depression, anxiety, eating disorders, addiction and more.

10am - 5pm • June 20, 2022

Do You Have What it Takes to be a Cup Winner?

Listen to cannabis cup winners from the various Cannabis Cups along with cup organizers as they discuss the winning ingredients to becoming a Cannabis Cup winner.

Panelists include 105-time cup winner Simon Snit, the Guru of Ganje, Ed Rosenthal and Tayor Blake from the Emerald Cup

12:30pm • June 20, 2022

Victoria, BC

Join us on Vancouver Island in majestic Victoria, BC for 3 days of cannabis cultivation and extraction.

June 20-22, 2022

Victoria, BC

Join us on Vancouver Island in majestic Victoria, BC for 3 days of cannabis cultivation, psychedelics and extraction.

June 20-22, 2022

Fairmont Empress

Fairmont Empress (Host Hotel)
721 Government St, Victoria, BC V8W 1W5
(250) 384-8111
Standard Room $329.00

Host Hotel Fairmont Empress

Welcome to Canada’s Castle on the Coast. The Empress Hotel sits proudly at the centre of culture and history in Victoria, British Columbia. This is the best of all worlds – where contrast meets distinction, opulence blends harmoniously with the understated and fabled history meshes with contemporary affairs. This award-winning Victoria hotel and National Historic Site is an alluring blend of classic and contemporary, vintage and cutting-edge: Where Modern meets Iconic.

Fairmont Empress (Host Hotel)
721 Government St, Victoria, BC V8W 1W5
(250) 384-8111
Standard Room $329.00

https://www.fairmont.com/empress-victoria/

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Victoria

We’re located in downtown Victoria, two blocks from the waterside paths of the Inner Harbour, the Royal BC Museum, and Parliament House. Find a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment within a kilometer of our door. Our fitness center is open 24 hours and every stay begins with a warm DoubleTree cookie.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Suites Victoria
777 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 2B5
(250) 940-3100
Standard City View Rooms: $249.00
One Bedroom Suite: $269.00

https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/yyjdsdt-doubletree-suites-victoria/

 

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Suites Victoria

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Suites Victoria
777 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 2B5
(250) 940-3100
Standard City View Rooms: $249.00
One Bedroom Suite: $269.00

https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/yyjdsdt-doubletree-suites-victoria/

Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour

An oasis of elegant style and sought-after amenities in the heart of downtown Victoria. Situated in a prime location, the Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour provides excellent access to the very best our city has to offer. Experience an abundance of charming character on display through the British colonial architecture, expansive formal gardens and captivating waterfront. Take in magical views from the water abroad a ferry at Inner Harbour Causeway, dive deep into history at Royal BC Museum and dine in relaxed sophistication at a variety of local restaurants, including our onsite Fire + Water Restaurant, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. After your day of exploration, retreat to your newly renovated room featuring high-speed Wi-Fi and floor-to-ceiling windows with stunning views. Work up a sweat at our 24-hour fitness centre and make a splash in our indoor pool. Whether traveling for leisure or business, or a bit of both, get your taste of the Pacific Coast at Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour.

Marriott Victoria Inner Harbour
728 Humboldt St, Victoria, BC V8W 3Z5
Deluxe King Room: $289.00
Deluxe Queen/Queen Room: $289.00

Rooms rate based on availablility. DEADLINE: MAY 30

https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1652222515126&key=GRP&app=resvlink

Marriott Victoria Inner Harbour

Marriott Victoria Inner Harbour
728 Humboldt St, Victoria, BC V8W 3Z5
Deluxe King Room: $280.00
Deluxe Queen/Queen Room: $280.00

https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/yyjmc-victoria-marriott-inner-harbour/overview/

Hotel Zed

Victoria BC has a great public transit system. Heading into downtown Victoria, the bus stops in front of Denny’s restaurant (corner of Douglas St & Finlayson St) one block past Hotel Zed. Heading north from downtown, there’s a bus stop just past the intersection of Douglas St and Finlayson St, in front of Mayfair Mall and across the street from Hotel Zed. 

Arriving from Vancouver via our friends at the BC Ferries Connector? Their buses will stop at the transit stop by Denny’s (please let your driver know when boarding). Make a reservation for a return trip on the BC ferries Connector and request a pick-up at the north bound Mayfair Mall transit stop. 

Hotel Zed
3110 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8Z 3K4
(250) 388-4345
15% OFF: Use rate code GROWUP
https://www.hotelzed.com/zed-victoria/

 

Hotel Zed

Hotel Zed
3110 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8Z 3K4
(250) 388-4345
15% OFF: Use rate code GROWUP
https://www.hotelzed.com/zed-victoria/

GETTING HERE IS PART OF THE EXPERIENCE

As an island destination, Victoria, BC has fantastic venues for conferences, meetings and incentive programs. Easily accessible by air or sea and, once here, there are many options available for getting around the city. Below is a selection of special group transportation offers available to meeting planners and attendees

TRANSPORTATION – GETTING HERE IS PART OF THE EXPERIENCE

As an island destination, Victoria, BC has fantastic venues for conferences, meetings and incentive programs. Easily accessible by air or sea and, once here, there are many options available for getting around the city. Below is a selection of special group transportation offers available to meeting planners and attendees

BY AIR

VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (YYJ)

Located 30 minutes from downtown Victoria, Victoria International Airport (YYJ) offers daily non-stop service between Victoria and Vancouver, Seattle, Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton and Kelowna as well as more than 100 daily flights throughout North America. Victoria International Airport is the 10th busiest airport in Canada. YYJ was rated among one of the top ten most-loved airports in the world by CNN Travel and twice named ‘Best Regional Airport in North America’ by Airports Council International (ACI) for its ease, efficiency, vitality and friendliness. Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, and WestJet are among the major carriers flying in and out of the YYJ airport.

WESTJET

Proud to be Canada’s most trusted airline, offering scheduled services to a multitude of destinations. WestJet makes it easy for your groups of 25 or more to use their online booking system; as well as offering reduced rates, free itinerary changes and chances to earn WestJet dollars.

HARBOUR AIR SEAPLANES

North America’s largest seaplane airline and first fully carbon neutral fleet. With a showcase fleet of aircraft, Harbour Air offers over 30 daily departures between downtown Vancouver and Victoria’s Inner Harbour, and is proud to service South Vancouver (YVR), Whistler, Seattle, and Vancouver Island locations Nanaimo, Comox and Tofino.

HELIJET

While the Strait of Georgia reaches out below and the majestic mountains beckon on the horizon, Helijet flies you between Vancouver and Victoria in unparalleled comfort and style. Then during the quick flight in our spacious 12 seat Sikorsky-S76 helicopter you’ll experience some of the most beautiful scenery in British Columbia.

Airlines Serving Non-Stop to Victoria, B.C.
*Flight information updated as of August 2019.

BY SEA

BLACK BALL FERRY LINE – COHO FERRY

Black Ball Ferry Line provides the only year-round, daily, vehicle/passenger ferry service between the beautiful inner harbour of Victoria, BC and Port Angeles, WA, the Gateway to the Olympic National Park.

BC FERRIES

BC Ferries is one of the largest ferry operators in the world, providing year-round vehicle and passenger service from Vancouver to Victoria, BC. They are an essential transportation link that connects coastal communities and facilitates the movement of people, goods and services.

CLIPPER VACATIONS

Your Pacific Northwest travel experts. Clipper Vacations provides transportation, tour and accommodation packages, connecting customers with unique and thoughtful travel experiences. The Clipper V Ferry, able to hold 440 passengers, provides high-speed, passenger only catamaran service between downtown Seattle, Washington and downtown Victoria in less than three hours.

BY LAND

THE WILSON’S GROUP OF COMPANIES

The Wilson’s Group of Companies provides the complete solution for all of your ground transportation needs. Vancouver Island’s largest Charter Bus Company also provides the YYJ Airport Shuttle Service and Victoria’s authentic vintage Double Decker Hop-On Hop-Off experience.

YYJ AIRPORT SHUTTLE

Direct service between the Victoria International Airport and downtown Victoria, serving all major hotels on a regularly scheduled service. Departures from the airport every 35 minutes.

BC FERRIES CONNECTOR

Vancouver to downtown Victoria bus service by way of BC Ferries’ Tsawwassen-Swartz Bay route.
Direct service to the ferry terminals without any transfers.
• Relax in the comfort of a luxury coach and then enjoy the spectacular 95 minute cruise through the Gulf Island onboard BC Ferries.

BUDGET CAR & TRUCK RENTAL OF VICTORIA

The leading car rental company in our City, with competitive rates for all planners and attendees coming to town. Rates will extend post conference while you enjoy touring Vancouver Island. Rates apply at all locations including Victoria International Airport