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August 29

By |August 24th, 2015|

While this is the last summer market before the Saanich Fair (there is no market on September 5 as the fair midway takes over the market field), please remember that we continue after the Saanich Fair on Saturday, September 12, and continues on through the Thanksgiving weekend (October 10). Music this Week: Barry Perrin.

There is a farmers-only market at the Saanich Fair but you need to pay admission to get into the Fair to access that market.

August 22

By |August 17th, 2015|

We look forward to seeing you at the market next Saturday. Lots of farm fresh produce, farm raised meats, seafood, fresh breads, quality crafts, flowers and more from our wonderful vendors.The Central Saanich Family Festival kept us hopping last week! Market music this week: Brad Prevedoros

August 15

By |August 10th, 2015|

On Saturday, August 15, the Peninsula Country Market hosts the 5th Annual Central Saanich Family Festival in partnership with the Saanichton Village Association, Seafirst Insurance and CIBC. The market will be an especially lively place for families that day with the addition of special activities for kids including a bouncy castle, inflatable obstacle course and other games (including basketball), as well as face-painting offered by the Youth Employment Program. The Saanich Fair Kidz Zone will be highlighted, including a demonstration of new remote controlled farm toys! Pancake breakfast courtesy the Central Saanich Lions. There’ll also be prize draws! Market music this week will be provided by Fine Spirits.

August 8

By |August 4th, 2015|

Where’s the Beef? It’s right here at the Peninsula Country Market available for you from Duncan Reimer of historic Boughneath Farm (North Saanich). You can even buy a book about the farm’s history. Lots of farm fresh produce, farm raised meats, seafood, fresh breads, quality crafts, flowers and lots more from our wonderful vendors. Music this week: Bluesman Bill Johnson.

August 1

By |July 28th, 2015|

Start out the long weekend with a country market among friends. Lots to experience at the the market this weekend. We’re happy to see Eurosa Gardens back at the market this year with beautiful gerbera daises. Enjoy tasty treats and breads from the French Oven Bakery. Check out beautiful bracelets and other jewelry crafted by Sue Sperrer. Music this week: Eric Roberts. Wineries this week: Dragonfly Hill Vineyard, Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse.




July 25

By |July 23rd, 2015|

Come and enjoy a country market among friends. Music this week: Water in the Crawl Space.

July 18

By |July 15th, 2015|

Yes, we have fresh-picked local corn at the market for the rest of the season!  In fact, you can see Sluggett Farms fields from the market, that’s how fresh an local it is! Music this week: Brad Prevederos. Dragonfly Hill Vineyard and Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse join us on Saturday too.

July 11

By |July 10th, 2015|

Cooler temperatures this Saturday… Music this week: Bill Johnson. Winery: Symphony Vineyard.  And remember, throughout July the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets is holding a “Meet My Market contest at participating member markets, including, of course, your favourite market – the Peninsula Country Market. Enter to win 1 of 2 amazing getaways for two (+ wine touring) to Sparkling Hill Resort in the Okanagan! On social media there will also be weekly prize draws throughout July for $50 to spend at the farmers’ market of your choice…

June 27

By |June 24th, 2015|

Music this week: Brad Prevedoros. Wineries: Dragonfly Hill Vineyard & Winery, Symphony Vineyard. Got dull kitchen or outdoor tools? Why not get them sharpened by our new vendor www.midknifecrisis.ca?

June 20

By |June 16th, 2015|

The Peninsula Country Market is a partner in the Strawberries and Wine Festival (www.flavourtrails.com) this weekend. You’ll find lots of fresh-picked local strawberries as well as special strawberry treats from treats from our wonderful bakers, including these decadent strawberry cinnamon buns from Breadstuffs Bakery! Music this week: Gareth Hurwood.

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