Written By Guest Writer Events / Places / Victoria Oct 13, 2016 Tastes and Spirits Sampling Included at the 2nd Annual Victoria MidLife Show Saturday, October 29 SHARE VIA: Facebook Twitter PinterestTastes and Spirits Sampling Included at the 2nd Annual Victoria MidLife Show Saturday, October 29 at the Victoria Conference CentreThe Tastes and Spirits sampling areas are back for their second year as part of the Victoria MidLife Show held at the Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas Street from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday, October 29.Best of all, admission to Tastes and Spirits is included in your $5 admission to the event.Meet the distillers, the brewers and the vintners in the Spirits Room. In between pours, they will answer your questions and share their knowledge. In addition to beer, wine and cider, the booming distillery sector will be well represented in the room. Gin has come a long way from the bathtub on Vancouver Island! 19+ only for the Spirits Room.Meet the chefs, the caterers and fine food purveyors in the Tastes Room. In between samples, ask them about their sourcing and preparation.They say you should age with dignity. The folks organizing Victoria’s MidLife Show think you should age with a sense of adventure, panache and determinationAre you ready for something new? It could be travel, writing, flying a plane, volunteering, genealogy, home renovations, exploring new technology, or starting a lifestyle business.You can explore many opportunities at the Victoria MidLife Show at the Victoria Conference Centre on October 29th. Produced by BetterThan50, the show is an interactive consumer lifestyle event targeting 50 to 75 year olds who constitute fully 36 per cent of the population of Greater Victoria. In addition to Tastes and Spirits, the event includes interactive exhibits, demonstrations, speakers, a fashion show and even a laughter workshop.Tickets can be purchased online at www.midlifeshow.comSee the website for more details. 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 Events / Victoria July 17, 2017 Vancouver Island Feast of Fields Celebrates 20th Anniversary Pictured above: The first Feast of Fields Vancouver Island organizing committee. (Left to right) Sinclair Philip, Alfons Obererlacher, Mara Jernigan, ... Read More Events / First Look July 1, 2017 Up Island News & Buzz (July/August 2017) This past winter gave all of us extra appreciation for a much anticipated warm sunny Island summer; the lineup of food and drink festivals ahead is ... Read More Events / Okanagan June 22, 2017 Deconstructing Dani García and the Feast: Food and Film Festival Everyone loves popcorn and junky food before a movie, but arguably—or absolutely—better are hand-selected local bites and drinks. Patrons to ... Read More Chefs / Events / Wine Events May 3, 2017 It’s true love when Chef Meets BC Grape Nowhere else can you taste so much great food paired with so much exceptional BC VQA wine. At Chef Meets BC Grape, you can sip from hundreds of wines ... Read More Causes / Events March 28, 2017 10 Questions for Food Activist Arlene Stein Arlene Stein is a Canadian food activist and the executive director and founder of Canada’s largest food symposium, Terroir, which takes place ... Read More Culture / Events March 27, 2017 Celebrating Canadian Gastronomy at Terroir, May 29, 2017 This year marks the 10th annual Terroir Symposium in Toronto, described as “a gathering of dreamers, disruptors and international luminaries in the ... Read More Comments are closed.