Written By Guest Writer Edibles / Family / Food Events / One ingredient Sep 30, 2011 Salt Spring Island Hosts 13th Annual Apple Festival SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestLocals like to refer to Salt Spring Island as “Apple Heaven”, and this weekend is the time to find out why.On Friday, Sept 30, Seattle apple expert, Dr. Bob Norton, will be giving a talk on 50 Years of Growing Apples. The event takes place at the Lions Hall at 7 PM.Saturday is a prep day to get last minute details in place and get the Apple Collection at Fulford set up. Organizers are hoping to top 300 varieties, all arranged alphabetically, and all grown organically on Salt Spring Island. To view a time lapse of last year’s set-up, you can visit the Salt Spring Island You tube Channel here.On Sunday, Oct 2, the island is hosting the 13th Annual Apple Festival. Sixteen farms are participating this year, from the Burton’s , Apple Luscious Organic Orchard, (a wild orchard) to the Beddis Castle (a beautifully manicured waterfront estate, where deer wander freely through the property).For more information on Apple Festival, click here. ApplesFood FestivalsOne IngredientSalt Spring Island SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter Pinterest Written By: Guest Writer We get many people writing guest articles for us, as well as past contributors. This is the Guest ... Read More You may also like Recipes March 6, 2023 March April Cover Recipe : Lemony Leek Cod Cakes The unpretentious and delicious fish cake gets an upgrade with chunks of fresh cod, tangy lemon zest, and creamy, sautéed ... Read More Main course / Recipes / Salad November 1, 2022 Vietnamese Lemongrass Grilled Steak Salad All the flavours of southeast Asia are contained in this colourful, crunchy, and protein-rich ... Read More Breads/Pastries / Dessert / Recipes November 1, 2022 Sweet Endings — A Memory of Lemon Pudding Sweet Endings September ... Read More Breads/Pastries / Dessert / Recipes November 1, 2022 Sweet Endings — Chocolate Custard Cake Sweet Endings September ... Read More Dessert / Recipes November 1, 2022 Masterclass — Candied Citrus Masterclass Candied Citrus Holiday ... Read More Dessert / Recipes September 6, 2022 Masterclass — Plum Clafouti Masterclass July|August Plum ... Read More Comments are closed.