Feast of Fields
FarmFolk CityFolk is a not for profit society that works to cultivate a local, sustainable food system. Their projects provide access to & protection of food lands; support local growers and producers; and engage communities in the celebration of local food.
"Something happens to people who plant seeds–it is impossible to watch a plant grow and flourish without getting a sense of the miracle of all life."
-Herb Barbolet, Co-founder of FarmFolk CityFolk
Tickets to the wonderful Feast Of Fields event went on sale June 1st. Events take place in Metro Vancouver, the Okanagan and on Vancouver Island. Feast of Fields is a 4 hour wandering harvest festival and a fundraising event. With a napkin in one hand and a wine glass in the other, you peruse the best of the best of BC from chefs, farmers, fishers, ranchers, wine-makers, brewers and other local producers. This event aims to highlight the connections between farmer and chef, field and table and farm folk and city folk.
Tickets are on sale as of June 1st and this event ALWAYS sells out! Mark your calendar for September 22nd (Sunday) 1-5pm on Metchosin Farms; 542 Wootton Rd., Metchosin.