We’re excited to have you at Lead Forward 2023 this year! Use this online guide to help you navigate conference. Use the tabs below to find helpful information.

Schedule

Tuesday

6:00p

Registration & Check-In

7:00p

Welcome Reception & Appetizers

8:00p

Appreciation for Len DenBraber

8:00p

Appreciation for Len DenBraber

Wednesday

8:30a

Registration & Check-In

9:30a

Plenary #1 // State of the Union

Break

2:00p

Learning Hubs

Break

7:00p

Plenary #2

9:30p

Young Leaders After-Party

Thursday

9:00a

Prayer & Communion Service

10:00a

Plenary #3

Break

2:00p

Learning Hubs

Break

7:00p

Plenary #4

9:30p

Conference Concludes

Lunch is not included in your ticket price. Check out our food recommends for discounted restaurants nearby.

Map of Coastline Church

Eat local this conference

Meals at district conference aren’t provided. We recommend checking out these local restaurants for some amazing food during conference.

Meals at district conference aren’t provided. We recommend checking out these local restaurants for some amazing food during conference.

COFFEE SHOPS 
  
Get your caffeine fix! 
Fernwood Coffee Company/Parsonage Cafeparsonagecafe.com
Things to try: 3 topping breakfast bagel! 
Discovery Coffee (664 Discovery St & 1001 Blanshard Street)discoverycoffee.com
Hey Happy (560 Johnson Street Suite 122)heyhappycoffee.com
Habit (808 Yates Street)habitcoffee.com
Shatterbox (Attached to the Hudson on Fisgard)shatterbox.ca
Bear and Joey Cafe (1025 Cook St)bearandjoey.ca
Union Pacific (537 Herald Street )unionpacificcoffee.ca
  
BAKERY (snack time) 
  
Dutch Bakerythedutchbakery.com
Crust Bakerycrustbakery.ca
Wildfire Bakery (Flatbreads and baked goods)wildfirebakery.ca
  
  
LUNCH / DINNER IDEAS 
  
– quick & easy – 
The Victoria Public Market at the Hudson (11am-6pm)victoriapublicmarket.com
Roast, La Pizza La Pasta, Victoria Pie Colapastalapizza.com
Superbabaeatsuperbaba.com
Tim Hortons 
Taco Justicetacojustice.com
Tacofino (760 Pandora Ave)www.tacofino.com/location/victoria-taco-bar
Jones BBQjonesgotmeat.com
Foo Asian Street Foodfoofood.ca
Brickyard Pizzabrickyardpizza.ca
Tractortractorfoods.com
Try their healthy salad bowls! 
Red Fish Blue Fish (20 min. walk or 7 min drive)redfish-bluefish.com
  
– sit down – 
Bin4 Burger Loungebin4burgerlounge.com
Moxiesmoxies.com/restaurants/victoria-yates
Rebar Modern Foodrebarmodernfood.com
Vegetarian, gluten-free, and vegan options 
Ferris’ferrisoysterbar.com
10 Acres10acres.ca
Pagliacci’spagliaccis.ca
Green Leaf (Pho)greenleafvic.ca
Baan Thaibaanthaiwokandbar.ca
Pizzeria Prima Stradapizzeriaprimastrada.com
Azuma Sushiazuma.ca
The Drake Eaterydrakeeatery.com
The Block Kitchen (tapas/small plate style $$)blockvictoria.ca
Wind Cries Mary ($$)windcriesmary.ca
Il Terrazzo (great date night restaurant)ilterrazzo.com
  
– driving distance – 
Nourish Cafenourishkitchen.ca
Fisherman’s Wharf (various places to eat)https://gvha.ca/marinas-facilities/fishermans-wharf/
Cook Street Villagethecookstvillage.com
5th Streetfifthstreet.ca
Glo Restaurantglovictoria.com
  
– a good deal – 
El Furniture Warehousewarehousegroup.ca