Happenings – Duncan’s 39 Days of July

When: June 30 – August 7 Where: Duncan, B.C. What began as a 10-day celebration of the city of Duncan’s centennial has turned into a free annual 39-day music festival—aptly named “39 Days of July.” Organized by the Duncan Cowichan Festival Society, the event runs from June 30 to August 7, or “long weekend to […]

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Summer Garden Checklist

Sun Protection Like people, some plants worship the sun while others get scorched. The heat of the past few summers has led to drought and changed the way we garden here on the West Coast. Greenhouses can be too hot for even heat-lovers like tomatoes and peppers, which will do better out in the open. […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Summer Street Fairs

Summer is here! It’s time to get out and explore Vancouver Island. What better way to start than by supporting your neighbourhood businesses and checking out your local street fair, block party, or festival? Read our list below to find out what outdoor events are coming to your community. June 17 – Car Free YYJ 11:00am- […]

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