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Strawberry Buzz Festival, June 24-25 – a seasonal celebration of flavour
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Strawberry Buzz Festival, June 24-25 – a seasonal celebration of flavour

Summer is on it’s way and so is the divine goodness of local strawberries!  For us here at Flavour Trails this means only one thing: the Saanich Peninsula Strawberry Buzz Festival, June 24 & 25!! Following in the footsteps of our previus Strawberries and Wine Festivals, the Strawberry Buzz Festival is […]

Flavour Trails 2017 Festival Season is here!
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Flavour Trails 2017 Festival Season is here!

The warmth has finally arrived and with it the lush, delicious and fun Flavour Trails festival season!  Get ready to eat, experience, learn and enjoy the flavours of the Capital Region at our signature Flavour Trails summer festivals: Strawberry Buzz Festival, June 24-25, 2017 North Saanich Food and Farm Festival, August 18-20, 2017 […]

It’s Seedy Saturday time all across the region!
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It’s Seedy Saturday time all across the region!

To eat well, plant well!  Now is the time of the year to dream and plan your garden.  And now is the time of year to get some local seeds at one of a number of Seedy Saturdays in the region.  What is Seedy Saturday?  Seedy Saturdays are buy/trade events […]

Salt Spring Apple Festival – Sunday Oct 2, 2016
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Salt Spring Apple Festival – Sunday Oct 2, 2016

Salt Spring Island Apple Festival – Sunday Oct 2, 2016 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Over 450 varieties of organic apples are grown on Salt Spring and Sunday, Oct 2, is your chance to taste and buy!!!  To participate in the festival, purchase your ticket at Fulford Hall (about 1 […]

Time to Savour Cowichan!!
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Time to Savour Cowichan!!

Savour Cowichan Festival is on this weekend, Sep 30-Oct 1, and a great time to savour all that the Cowichan Valley has to offer food and wine/beer/cider/ spirits wise.  With over 40+ community events and two signature food/beverage extravaganzas, you will not be disappointed by what’s in store for you!  Barge On […]

Win $500! – tell us your “good food” actions.
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Win $500! – tell us your “good food” actions.

CRFAIR is partnering with Black Press on the first annual Actions for Good Food Contest running Sep 7-Oct 4, 2016. Tell us what actions you’re taking to grow, share or promote good, healthy food and you could win $500. To participate, go to saanichnews.com/contests. Good food is good for the […]

Bike map for North Saanich Food & Farm Festival!
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Bike map for North Saanich Food & Farm Festival!

Biking is a terrific way to see the North Saanich Food and Farm Festival!  North Saanich an excellent network of bike paths and trails that will hit most of the stops along the Flavour Trail.  Below is a CRD bike map of the region for you to plan your route! All […]

Kick-off BBQ and Music, Friday Aug 19 – – get your tickets now!
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Kick-off BBQ and Music, Friday Aug 19 – – get your tickets now!

The Flavour Trails North Saanich Food and Farm Festival kicks off Friday Aug 19th with the ever popular BBQ Dinner and Music event at Muse Winery!  Get your tickets QUICKLY online at www.musewinery.ca – – -Sales end Wednesday!! The evening will be a magic celebration of local music. food and wine, all taking […]