A quick Sea Bus ride away from downtown Vancouver, the Lonsdale Quay Market is your North Shore source for fresh produce, local vegetables, meats, cheeses, wines and artisan wares. This October they are hosting Savour, a festival of food and wine taking place every Saturday form October 6th until October 27th, 2012.
Sharky’s Chophouse Cooking Demonstration
Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 2:00pm
Cooking demonstrations (with samples) for comfort food like Turkey Cranberry Saje Meatloaf, Chorizo and Apricot Stuffing and Slow Braised Beef Shortribs.
Stephanie Yuen, Cook Book Author – East Meets West
Saturday, October 13, 2012 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Stephanie Yuen will do a shopping tour and cooking demonstration with a recipe from her book. I’ve spent time with Stephanie before and she’s a very passionate woman who definitely knows her cooking.
Market Taste Tours
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 11:00am and 2:00pm
Join a tour, have some samples, and enjoy entertainment from a Julia Child impersonator.
Cordon Bleu Kids
Saturday, October 20, 2012 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Kids can pick up a paper chef’s hat to decorate and enjoy other market activities.
Pie Baking Tips
Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 2:00pm
Learn the tricks to making the perfect fruit pie from El Dorado Pies & Treats.
It’s the Great Pumpkin, Kids
Saturday, October 27, 2012 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Head up to Kids Alley for Halloween-themed activities and to decorate mini pumpkins donated to the event by Kin’s Farm Market.
Participation in each event is free but donations will be accepted for Harvest Project.
Harvest Project reaches out to individuals and families across Metro-Vancouver’s North Shore who are challenged by family break-down, illness, job loss and poverty. Touching more than 1000 people each month – with client-care coaching, our grocery depot, emergency drop-in visits, and Clothes For Change thrift shop. Follow Harvest Project on Facebook and Twitter to learn more about the cause.