The brochure and map for the North Saanich Food and Farm Fest are hot off the press and being distributed throughout the region!  Grab yours at one of many local businesses, recreation centres and public buildings, and tourism offices.  You can also just download here and start planning your route!  (Side 1 and Side 2 of brochure)

This self-led Flavour Trail will lead you to a diversity of venues hosting farm tours, cooking and making demonstrations, kids activities, instructional talks, music and, of course, lots of opportunities to sample and buy delicious things to enjoy and take home.  Along with the many popular stops from past years, such as

  • North Saanich Farm Market
  • Fruit Trees and More
  • Russell Nursery
  • West Coast Canine Academy Sheep Herding
  • Farmer John’s Market
  • Snowden House
  • The Fickle Fig
  • Holy Trinity Church and Cemetery Players
  • Cartref Garden
  • Melinda’s Biscotti
  • 10 Acres Farm
  • Dominion Brook Park
  • CFIA Centre for Plant Health
  • and the Flavour Cycle

. . . this year we also have

  • Country Wools, featuring sheep communication, wool textile crafts, and lamb meat/sausages
  • Gem O’ The Isle Blacksmithing demonstration and metal sales by a young and talented blacksmith Mika Verduin
  • Tseycum Nation traditional indigenous teas and foods (accompanying the shoreline talk by elder Marilyn Olsen-Page)
  • Julien Creperie Company offering savoury and sweet crepes from locally sourced produce.

See you on the Flavour Trail on Aug 18-20, 2017!

Brochure and Map for North Saanich Food and Farm Fest, Aug 18-20, 2017!

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