June 26 – Mason Street Farm Tour & Potluck, Victoria BC

Posted by Carina Foran on June 16, 2014 2 Comments

Come on down to share the springs tasty bounty! Mason Street City Farm will be hosting a potluck for farmers and foodies alike on Thursday June 26 at 6:00pm. Folks will be free to tour the site, including the vegetable plant nursery and aquaponic systems.

The Mason Street City Farm is a quarter acre market farm nestled into the heart of North Park neighbourhood in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia. Located just three blocks from City Hall, a stone’s throw from the local fast food joint and tucked in between condos, grocery stores, and the local elementary school is a highly productive and accessible urban farm. It is a green space in the city where a diversity of people with a diversity of skills come together in the ancient and cardinal act of growing food. This quarter acre of land nestled in the heart of downtown Victoria has been in cultivation for over 20 years and currently provides food to local restaurants and members of the community.

At the Mason Street City Farm we are dedicated to educating people about growing food in the Pacific Northwest and cultivating a just community food system through empowering local residents to actively participate in food security on Vancouver Island. The Mason Street City Farm offers a sustainable model of commercial food production in the city with the intention to build and strengthen community.

When:  Thursday, June 26th from 6:00pm – 8:30pm 

Where: 1015 Balmoral (between Cook and Vancouver), Victoria, BC 

What to bring: A tasty dish to share and tools to eat with

Visit Mason Street City Farm for more information

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2 thoughts on “June 26 – Mason Street Farm Tour & Potluck, Victoria BC

  1. Good Day!

    Wow I just stumbled onto your website and this looks so exciting!
    I would love to come out to your pot luck on the 26th
    Not sure if I have to RSVP …but my daughter and I would love to come 🙂

    See you on the 26th unless I hear otherwise.

    Cheers,
    Claudette

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