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Melinda’s Biscotti: A local success story
North Saanich Flavour Trail

Melinda’s Biscotti: A local success story

It was eight years ago when Melinda made her first biscotti for her family, she really didn’t know where this journey would lead her. When she brought some snacks to work everyone thought it was so good that she should bring it to coffee shops in Victoria. Initially she saw […]

Sip to find your new local favourite
Sip & Savour

Sip to find your new local favourite

Join TIDES at the Mary Winspear Centre for Sip on August 24th.  Your ticket comes with six tasting tickets that can be used to try any products provided  by the beverage producers at the event. Wake up your taste buds with a bubbly taster of ‘Cyser’ from Sea Cider Ciderhouse.  […]

Get Your Entries Ready for the 146th Saanich Fair!
Saanich Fair

Get Your Entries Ready for the 146th Saanich Fair!

“Hee-haw, It’s Fair Time!” is the theme of this year’s Saanich Fair, featuring the donkey. The annual fair is held on the Labour Day weekend marking the end of summer summer and return to school. Get your entries ready – anyone can participate and there are lots of sections for […]

Market News – August 1
Market News

Market News – August 1

Sidney Street Market Thursday evening on Beacon Avenue, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. It’s week 10 of the Sidney Street Market!  You’re invited to come out and enjoy all this bustling street market!  Check out the “Through your Eyes” PHOTO CONTEST. Cash prizes! Look on our market Facebook page under “events” […]

Sip & Savour Honours Local Food
North Saanich Flavour Trail / Sip & Savour

Sip & Savour Honours Local Food

Sip & Savour… at the end of the North Saanich Flavour Trail Sip on complex wine … & … Savour a delicious meal. Awaken your taste buds to the variety of food and beverages grown and made on the Saanich Peninsula. Sip & Savour will showcase products to promote eating […]

Market News – July 25
Market News

Market News – July 25

Market news: Sidney Street Market tonight (Thursday) on Beacon Avenue from 5:30 to 8:30. On Saturday, The Bald Eagles entertain at the North Saanich Farm Market while Brad Prevedoros plays the Peninsula Country Market at the Saanich Fairground. Have you Liked the Peninsula Country Market facebook page (www.facebook.com/PeninsulaCountryMarket)? You could […]

Sip & Savour
North Saanich Flavour Trail / Sip & Savour

Sip & Savour

Have you taken a wander around your Saanich Peninsula backyard? Some amazing tastes await you. Join TIDES at Sip & Savour to experience the deliciousness all in one place. On Saturday, August 24th from 4PM to 9PM, wander and enjoy at the Mary Winspear Centre. Featuring the beverages produced on […]

North Saanich Farm Market
Community Markets / North Saanich Farm Market / North Saanich Flavour Trail

North Saanich Farm Market

“The sun will be back, and so will the strawberries (which are amazing this year!). We’re also moving into the most productive time in local gardens: new potatoes, lots of fresh greens, peas, beans and beets, early basil, crafts, preserves (from local fruit) and baking; frozen, locally-caught fish, local organic […]