Gardens, Farms & Markets

September 11th, 2019

Celebrating the Gravenstein & Denman Island Apple Fest 2019

From the Denman Island Growers & Producers Alliance: As apple season gets underway here on Denman Island, Gravensteins are one of the first to pick. It’s an excellent choice for juice, apple chips, and baking, plus that crunchy, real-apple flavour makes it truly delicious straight from the tree! Gravenstein…


July 5th, 2019

July 2019: What’s happening on Denman Island?

In July, Denman Island highlights include the Readers & Writers Festival, the Art Studio Tour, the Garden of Lilies Art Show, and a variety of live music concerts. Plus 6 popular outdoor spots to visit or hike, Denman Island Frequently Asked Questions, Visit Denman Island’s updated web site, and…


May 9th, 2019

Denman Island featured on Moosemeat & Marmalade TV show

Travel and cooking show team Art Napoleon and Dan Hayes discovered Denman Island’s “five-mile diet” as they caught Dungeness and Rock crab, harvested oysters and sea asparagus, and shopped at the Denman Island Farmers Market. Filmed in summer of 2018 on Denman Island, BC, Episode 13: Crabs & Oysters…


May 5th, 2019

The Way Increasingly Traveled – Two Roads Farm

Oh those long, plump, fleshy tomatoes, those huge, crisp red radishes, the small, elegantly pointed cabbages, the bags of baby romaine! Two Roads Farm has come a long way and built a devoted clientele in the two and half years of non-stop work since Sam Croome and Emily Anderson…


April 27th, 2019

Corlan Vineyard & Farm Wins Silver On The World Wine-Making Stage

The Corlan Vineyard registered an astonishing accomplishment by capturing top prizes for two wines produced by Selwyn and Pat Jones on Denman Island. Their Marechal Foch Red and their Blackberry Dessert Wine competed with close to 3000 wines from 19 countries and won SILVER. Countries included the giants among…