Happenings: Seedy Saturday

by Emma Sloan WHEN: February 16, 2019 WHERE: Victoria Conference Center, 720 Douglas Street TICKETS: $8, free for youth under 16 On Saturday, February 16, the James Bay Market Society will again host Victoria’s annual “premiere seed exchange and garden show”—Seedy Saturday. A celebration of both the coming spring and the best of what local […]

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Happenings – Salt Spring Island Apple Festival

WHEN: September 30, 2018 WHERE: Fulford Hall TICKETS: Fulford Hall and outside the Ganges Tourist Information Centre by Emma Sloan On Sunday, September 30, Fulford Hall will host the 19th annual Salt Spring Island Apple Festival: an eight-hour, free-roam, volunteer-run love letter to the tradition of apple farming on the island. Hailed as “apple heaven” […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: Get Fresh

Get Fresh is a hidden gem of a resource. It’s your complete guide to fresh local food and services on Vancouver Island. Want to know what produce is in season? Where to find locally made products? What restaurant use local ingredients? Get Fresh’s guide can tell you all this and more! “We wanted consumers to […]

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