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North Saanich Food and Farm Festival Brochure is here!
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North Saanich Food and Farm Festival Brochure is here!

The brochure and Map have arrived for North Saanich Food & Farm Festival!!  Download here and hit the Flavour Trail on August 19-21, 2016! #flavourtrails #yyj #explorevictoria #peoplepowercrd

North Saanich Food and Farm Festival, Aug 19-21, 2016!
Culinary Experiences / cycling / Festivals / Flavour Trails / Food and Fun / North Saanich Flavour Trail

North Saanich Food and Farm Festival, Aug 19-21, 2016!

The much anticipated and always popular Flavour Trails North Saanich Food and Farm Festival is here August 19-21, 2016!  This rural celebration of all things local, flavourful and fun is a must for young and old alike.  When we talk about “farm to table” this is where it starts – – […]

Peninsula Wine Fest + Strawberries & Wine Tour, July 9-10, 2016
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Peninsula Wine Fest + Strawberries & Wine Tour, July 9-10, 2016

The Peninsula Wine Fest + Strawberries & Wine Tour has arrived!  July 9-10, 2016, is the weekend to explore the Victoria countryside by bike or car and experience an exquisite mash-up celebrating the sweetness of our local strawberries with the divine, award-winning elixers of the region! Sip, savour, and take home culinary […]

Strawberries are here!!
Culinary Experiences / Farms / Food and Fun

Strawberries are here!!

Local strawberries have arrived!  Yes, a little earlier than most years, this year’s crop is bursting with incredible flavour and disappearing off the stands as fast as the farmers can picking them.  And how can they not?  The flavour is unbelievable!!!  To find local strawberries, check out the FarmFresh Guide’s strawberry page […]

Songhees Seafood & Steam: region’s newest food truck
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Songhees Seafood & Steam: region’s newest food truck

Savouring the flavours of the region just got more delicious!  Welcome to the Songhees Seafood & Steam food truck  – – the latest member of Greater Victoria’s vast and robust food truck community.  Self described as offering a “menu with fresh local ingredients that authentically incorporates the craft and care of […]

Salt Spring Island Apple Festival on October 4
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Salt Spring Island Apple Festival on October 4

16th Annual Salt Spring Island Apple Festival Sunday, October 4, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Buy a program at Fulford Hall (about 1 km from the Fulford ferry ) and start your self-guided tour of 18 Salt Spring Apple Festival host farms to explore, many of which are not […]

Peninsula Wine Fest on Saturday August 29
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Peninsula Wine Fest on Saturday August 29

A reminder that the Anglican Parish of Central Saanich hosts the Peninsula Wine Fest this Saturday (August 29) from 1 to 4 pm on the grounds of the historic St. Stephen’s Anglican Church in the beautiful Mount Newton Valley. Participating wineries include de Vine Vineyards, Dragonfly Hill Vineyard, Highland House […]

Strawberries and Wine Festival 2015
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Strawberries and Wine Festival 2015

Celebrate the summer solstice on the Saanich Peninsula with a fete of local strawberries and wines! Saanich Peninsula farmers produce lots of juicy red strawberries, a historical feature of our agricultural landscape. In more recent years, the Peninsula has supported development of locally-produced and award-winning wines and ciders. We’re celebrating […]