Escape to the Comox Valley at The Kingfisher

The Kingfisher Oceanside Resort and Spa – An Ideal Getaway For Any Season This summer Michael and I spent a bit of time exploring British Columbia and a definite highlight was our night on the Island at the Kingfisher Oceanside Resort and Spa. My pal Dawn Schultz recently moved to the Island and is now the…

Fly, Stay and Play in Comox

Comox is Just a Quick Flight Away I am so very fond of traveling to Vancouver Island and do so at least several times a year. One of my favourite reasons to go is always the BC Shellfish Festival and I am looking very forward to it again this year. Last year I flew over…

BC Shellfish & Seafood Festival

I’ve attended this twice and am crossing my fingers to get there this year again! Such an amazing region with the freshest of seafood and an abundance of excellent restaurants, wineries and food experiences. The 9th annual BC Shellfish & Seafood Festival is the largest festival of its kind in British Columbia! Located in the…

BC Shellfish Festival

BC Shellfish Festival Announces Chefs for Highlight Chefs’ Dinner The BC Shellfish Festival Society is pleased to announce the chefs participating in this year’s Chefs’ Dinner. Taking place Friday, June 14th at the historic Filberg Lodge and Park in Comox, over 200 guests will be treated to a six-course chef inspired seafood dinner that has…

Comox Valley’s fourth annual Dine Around just keeps getting better

Enjoy a mini stay-cation with a three course meal and a cozy evening at a local hotel or B&B The fourth annual Dine Around returns to Comox Valley celebrating the extraordinary bounty from the farms and sea. With one of Canada’s only whiskey distilleries, award-winning wineries, and an ever expanding variety of restaurants and cafes…

BC Shellfish Festival – 2012 Chefs’ Dinner Lineup announced

The BC Shellfish Festival is pleased to announce the lineup for the 2012 highlight Chefs’ Dinner to be held Friday, June 15 at the historic Filberg Heritage Lodge & Park in Comox. Tickets go on sale Monday, April 2, 2012. Over 200 guests will be treated to a six-course chef designed seafood menu paired with a…

Comox Valley 30-Day Local Food Challenge

Welcome to the 2011 Comox Valley 30-Day Local Food Challenge – a month-long celebration of food from July 2 to August 2 where you spend each day tasting, exploring, connecting and learning about the farmers, food producers and people who create our food through Showcase Events, hands-on workshops, tours and fun community food events. You…

Comox Valley Shellfish Festival June 2010

The Comox Valley Shellfish Festival is expecting their largest turnout yet for the two-day festival starting on June 19th. The Gala Evening Dinner kicks things off at the     historic Filberg Lodge where 200 people will be treated to the culinary delights of some of BC’s top chefs. This event sold-out by the end of May….

Shellfish Festival growing into a must see event on Van Isle

The Comox Valley Shellfish Festival is gearing up for a bigger and even better event this year in BC’s shellfish capital, the Comox Valley. The festival opens June 19th with the Gala Evening Dinner. 200 guests will be treated to a gourmet nine-course seafood supper served along the banks of Comox Harbour, outdoors underneath tents…