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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.

June 13

By |June 12th, 2015|

First day back at the Fairgrounds for the 2015 market season! Lots of strawberries and look for raspberries (very early this year). Music: Pocket Full of Dust (Jim Gibson, Bruce Medd and Tim Storm). They’ll play some old-time and bluegrassy songs that should get your toes tapping! Also we have a new vendor on the field who sharpens knives, tools, etc. www.midknifecrisis.ca.

Brentwood Bay Festival

By |June 1st, 2015|

The 25th year of the Peninsula Country Market is about to begin! Our first market is on Saturday, June 6 in Pioneer Park in Brentwood Bay, as part of the Brentwood Bay Festival (www.brentwoodbay.info). Vendors, music and food all day plus lots of activities for kids – and even a parade! Click here to download a copy of the festival program. We are back at our regular location at the Saanich Fairground on Saturday, June 13. FIRST FACEBOOK CONTEST FOR MARKET BUCKS THIS WEEK!

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