Arts in Brief: Swap ’til you drop

Sidney Meet Up and Network of Women in Business along with Fashion Swap Victoria are presenting the Swap Til You Drop Gala

• Peninsula Players and Muse Winery present One Flew Over the Cabernet on the Ortega Terrace at Muse Winery and Bistro in North Saanich. The last performance is Saturday, Aug. 31, curtain at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $25, available at Muse Winery and Bistro, at Stonestreet Cafe or by calling 250-656-2552.

• Sidney Meet Up and Network of Women in Business along with Fashion Swap Victoria are presenting the Swap Til You Drop Gala of Glamour Fashion Show and Swap on Monday, Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Mary Winspear Centre.

Tickets are $30, available at the Mary Winspear box office, 250-656-0275, or www.marywinspear.ca. Proceeds will benefit Win Victoria and Help Them Help Themselves.

— Devon MacKenzie

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