Food Events

PRESSFEST 2018

Save the date! This epic annual community juicing event returns to Slocan Park Hall this September 30 for a SUNDAY-FUN-DAY  you don’t want to miss. Last year over 500 people came out to take in all the events of the day, expect bigger and better offerings this year! Community Fun Day will include: LIVE MUSIC…

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HOLIDAY BAKING 101 -SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT CLASS! Stay tuned for our Jan-March Sunday Culinary School Series…   Spend the afternoon developing your pastry and baking techniques to get ready for the Holiday season. Perfect your pastry skills while making a chocolate tart. Take the mystery out of choux pastry while making a holiday variation of a classic dessert. In…

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Kootenay Food PHOTO CONTEST!

KOOTENAY FOOD PHOTO CONTEST! Kootenay Food is seeking submissions for our first ever Farm, Food + Animal Photo Contest! This contest runs from November 1-30, 2017 and we’ve got three great grand prizes to give away to the chosen winner in each category. We are looking for high quality, vivid photographs, in the following categories: Farm –…

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Local Food Producers Celebrate!

Local Food Producers continue to collaborate to strengthen the region’s food producing capacity and bring more local food to grocery stores and your plate. The Kootenay and Boundary Food Producers Co-op (KBFPC) will be hosting a delicious celebration for EVERYONE interested in their work on Saturday November 4th at 5pm at Taghum Hall.  Alyssa Nebel,…

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Tea for 2 AYURVEDA COOKING giveaway!

*GIVEAWAY * If you + a friend purchase a ticket for A Culinary Introduction to Ayurvedic Cooking: Oct 21, each of you will be gifted a FREE package of Chamela Giri Winter Spice Chai, a value of $11 each!   Register now!

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Feeding Ourselves Film Screening This Friday + 2 More

FEEDING OURSELVES: a documentary exploring regional food sovereignty Friday Oct 13th / Vallican Whole  / 7pm Saturday Nov 4th / Silverton Memorial Hall /  730 pm with Health Community Society Potluck 5 pm Saturday Nov 25th / Slocan Legion /  7 pm with Kootenay Food Pop Up Dinner Party@ 530 pm

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PICKLE PALOOZA EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW!

MAYBE YOU JUST WANT TO BUY PICKLES??? WE HAVE THAT TOO! WW WILL HAVE PRESERVE VENDORS FROM AROUND THE KOOTENAYS ON SUNDAY AND ALSO OUR OWN KOOTENAY FOOD PRESERVES FROM OUT WORKBEES THIS SUMMER; THEY INCLUDE: COMMUNITY CHUTNEY, GARLIC DILL PICKLES AND BOTH BLUEBERRY AND BLACKBERRY JAMS!   See you on Sunday! Check out our…

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PRESS FEST : ALL THE JUICY DETAILS

WKPCo-op IS HOSTING THE MOBILE JUICE PRESS AGAIN THIS YEAR! WHAT’S THE SERVICE? Everyone is welcome to bring their own apples &/or pears (fresh-picked non-bruised fruit) for pressing & packaging in shelf stable (retail ready “bag-in-box”) 5L packages. NO MINIMUMS THIS YEAR! Bring a basket or load the truck! * See Small batch info below.…

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FUN DAY SUNDAY SEPT 24th! PRESS FEST + PICKLE PALOOZA RETURN!

3-in-1 FABULOUS FALL FESTIVITIES FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY! The 1st Annual Slocan Park Community Fun Day, The 2nd Annual PRESS FEST, and the 3rd (not exactly annual) Pickle Palooza all together in one place for a full day of Events and Fall Festivities! Bring the Family (and not the dogs), come hungry & ready to…

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