Want to experience a slice of apple heaven? Salt Spring Island is exactly the place to find it! October the 1st will be host to the 18th annual Salt Spring Island Apple Festival, where every apple lover, food lover, and cider fanatic will be satisfying their wishes and celebrating everything about their favourite food! This year’s theme is “Go right to the tree that grows your FAVOURITE apple”, and we encourage you to do exactly that!
The event will take place at the Fulford Hall, where over 500 varieties grown on Salt Spring Island will be on display and over 18 farms welcoming festival visitors with tours, tastings, apple sales, and delicious lunches. Learn about the rich history of apples on Salt Spring dating back to 1860. 12 variations of apple pie will be baked and offered by the Pie Ladies. Apple Lucious Farm will have over 75 apple varieties alone in their tastings! Learn more about apple identification, organic bee and honey bee raising, and more from experts. Free face painting is offered to everyone interested!
And of course, there is the FOOD!
If you haven’t visited Salt Spring Island yet, make this event your reason to go. An amazing experience awaits you.
Tickets are available on the day of the festival ONLY at Fulford Hall, as well as outside of the Ganges Tourist Information Centre.
Event Name: Salt Spring Island Apple Festival
Date: Sunday, October 1, 2017
Time: 9am to 5pm
Location: Fulford Hall, 2591 Fulford Ganges Road, Salt Spring Island
Contact: Harry Burton
Official website: http://www.saltspringapplefestival.org/