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Farms & Markets
Voted BC’s Best Market of 2015 byt the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets! 100’s of varities of veggies and fruits, meat, poultry and eggs, fish and seafood, baking of all kinds, preserves, honey, yogurt and cheese, healthy body products, hot ready to eat food, wine, cider and spirits. Our Markets have become the Comox Valley’s destination for local food. Fresh food, fun, discovery, and connecting with your local farmers and food producers. We produce our weekly Markets to create healthy food networks that sustain our land, our community, and our bodies. The Comox Valley Farmers Market Association hosts a year round Saturday Market, plus extra markets through the summer on Wednesdays and Sundays. Check the website for the ‘next market’ or for more info.
Farms & Markets, Wineries & Wine Tours
Tugwell Creek Honey Farm and Meadery was liscenced in 2003 as the first Meadery in Western Canada. At our oceanside honeyfarm we hand craft the highest quality Meads (Honey Wines) from local honey. Meadmaker Bob Liptrot has kept bees since the age of 6 and has been making mead for over 35 years. Come taste our award winning meads and honey. In 2014 we became the new Economusee on Vancouver Island. Tugwell now boasts a museum quality exhibit, interactive displays, and a self guided audio tour. October – April -Saturday – Sunday 12-5pm May – September Wednesday – Sunday 12-5pm Closed January
Farms & Markets, Bed & Breakfasts
We welcome you to our refurbished former schoolhouse bed and breakfast in Fairfield Island, Chilliwack BC. We currently are offering two large self contained suites. Each suite comes with small kitchenette, bathroom, dining, lounge area and free wifi. Continental breakfast is included. Situated on a 4 acre alpaca farm in the beautiful countryside and yet close to all amenities.
Farms & Markets, Campgrounds & RV Parks
Open from May to September,PineRidge is a productive farm, a fully serviced RV park, and a rustic farm market where we sell our own homegrown produce as well as local specialties. We are situated on 70 acres where we have a 5-acre fenced garden, an orchard and greenhouse, and largely undeveloped fields and forest. We are located in the pristine Spider Lake area north of Qualicum Beach near the world famous Horne Lake Caves.
Holly Hill Farm is an interactive and vast petting farm located in the heart of Campbell River, on Canada’s beautiful Vancouver Island. The winner of Campbell River’s ‘Best New Business’ Award, Holly Hill Farm is open to the public every Sunday from 10-2:00 (mid-March through October). Guests are invited to explore and immerse themselves in a free-ranging barnyard: holding chickens, snuggling baby bunnies, brushing mini goats, and hand feeding a friendly alpaca and horse. Truly a hands-on experience like no other, visitors can scratch a pot belly pig’s belly and, on lucky occasions, witness the birth of a newborn sheep or goat! Developing into a cultural and agricultural hub of Campbell River, Holly Hill Farm also hosts community events, birthday parties, summer camps, and educational after-school programs. The farm is also a supplier of healthy free-range meats, eggs, and fibre raised ethically and naturally.
Horseback Riding & Ranches, Farms & Markets
Pemberton Tourism suggests visitors drive or do a cycling tour up Pemberton Meadows Road to enjoy this famous horse farm. Guaranteed unforgettable photo opportunities: panorama of the Coastal Mountains; wildflower and alfalfa valley meadows; the bordering Lilloet River where you may also choose to take a canoe trip. The farm tour includes the world famous Hanoverian horse stars and an unforgettable educational experience learning how embryos are transferred from the champion mares rescued horses that have been given a new life as birth mothers to Dreamcatcher Meadows’ next stars. Enjoy your own picnic or book us to cater at your site choice of the Event Pavillion or the riverside Entertainment Barn. Relax on Sun God Beach or enjoy a variety of games like beach volleyball – all equipment supplied. We hope you will join the unanimous Facebook and Trip Advisor reviews testifying the Dreamcatcher Meadows tour is a five star experience for the whole family.
Over 20 years ago, the Taves started the Applebarn Pumpkin Farm in Abbotsford, BC, with the dream of providing a farm-fun experience centered around the gifts of fall. Every year, we open our doors to our communities who can’t wait to pick local apples (U Pick Apples with 8 varieties including Jonagold and Honeycrisp, explore the the best pumpkin patch ever, navigate the Corn Quest Maze, ride the tire swings, bounce on the jumping pillow, pet the barn animals, bump around on a hayride, ride a pony and so much more. From our family to yours, we invite you to experience A Taste of the Country.
The Prince George Farmers Market has been serving the Prince George Community since 1995. The Market runs YEAR-ROUND from 8:30-2 every Saturday. Our Vendors offer exquisite artisan crafts, fresh local produce, prepared hot-foods, and so much more! Each week the Market hosts live music outside so come down, relax and enjoy the pulse of Prince George’s downtown culture!
Breweries, Distilleries & Cideries, Dining & Culinary Tours, Farms & Markets, Wineries & Wine Tours
The Comox Valley is a treasure trove of natural splendor and amazing gourmet food and drink. Join us for a pleasant afternoon exploring the abundance of regional delights. Along a scenic drive we will visit charming wineries, artisanal distilleries and farms. Then savour a picnic of local cheese, seasonal delicacies and local delights in a spectacular natural location. Then an epic waterfall!
Shopping, Farms & Markets
Delicious Organic Chocolate Truffles, Bars and Hot Chocolates all made on the premises and served with a European flair. Also Enjoy coffee, biscotti and gelato.
Planet Bee Honey Farm & Honeymoon Meadery offers an authentic and memorable experience into the world of the industrious honeybee. Learn about the amazing world of the honeybee – or stop by to sample our numerous floral varieties of honey and browse the gift shop. Our Honeymoon Mead, or honeywine, has been produced on site since 2011, and is available for complimentary sampling at the tasting bar from 9am-4pm daily. At Planet Bee our mission is to educate people on the importance of the honeybee through sharing their world and amazing products which can enhance our well-being.
From one small berry stand, Maan Farms has grown into a place with something for everyone, whether you want to sample the fresh berries, fruits and vegetables, enjoy the delicious ice cream and jam, make some new friends in the critter corral, get lost in the fall corn maze, enjoy a free wine tasting, whiz by on the zip-line or simply stop by for a visit in the family picnic area. But some things have not changed. Maan Farms still grows the juiciest red strawberries in the Fraser Valley, and we are always happy to greet everyone who stops by, whether they are a familiar face or a first time visitor. Fall attractions include daytime corn maze, pumpkin patch, free pumpkin carving station, haunted evening corn maze, & moonlit hay-wagon rides.
Growing food & family memories since 1933! At Davison Orchards, you get fresh, local produce grown right here in Vernon, BC. And we don’t just grow it – we use the ingredients in our bakery and cafe to make the most delicious farm food you’ve ever tasted. Everything we grow is available to you right here on the farm. We invite you to be part of the story of your food from start to finish. You can see the crops growing, the fruit being picked, and the apples being peeled for our famous apple pie. Because our family has been running this farm for over 80 years, we want your whole family to enjoy their time here. There is something for everyone and we hope you’ll make your own happy memories and traditions.