Culinary Happenings June 9-10, 2012
by Billie Ann Woo
UBC Joy of Feeding
Enjoy foods from all over the world at the UBC Joy of Feeding event. Tickets are $50 (Vancity customers are 2-for-1, see website for details) and allows you to taste dishes from 16 home cooks of all different ethnic backgrounds. The event also features children’s activities and music. Some of the countries represented include: Sierra Leone, Ghana, Chile, Guatemala, India and Egypt. All proceeds from the ticket sales help the programs at UBC Farm.
Sunday June 10th, 1-4pm
UBC Farm, 6182 South Campus Road on the UBC Point Grey Campus
Lonsdale Quay Farmers Market
Take the Seabus to visit the Lonsdale Quay Farmers Market. Goodies being offered include organic produce, jams, jellies, salsas, sauces, baked goods, honey and crafts from local artisans. Bring a book to partake in the book swap as well!
Saturday June 9th, 10am-3pm
Lonsdale Quay Market, East Plaza
Al Fresco Block Party
Do not miss the Al Fresco Block Party on the 4th Street Promenade!
Come early and stay for all the festivities which include:
-deVine Wines & Spirits tasting lot
-‘What the Truck’ Food Truck event
Saturday June 9th, Early – Late
Check out the website for location information: