When: Thursday October 22 – Sunday October 25

Where: Lonsdale Quay Market

Cost: FREE. Pre-registration required, subject to availability.

Savour is Lonsdale Quay Market’s annual food and beverage festival. Guests can explore the array of food and drink the Market offers – from locally grown produce to imported delicacies – and meet the experts who prepare them. Locals and travellers alike can discover the taste of Lonsdale Quay Market through hands-on workshops, seminars, showcases and Market taste tours.

Event Schedule

Market Taste Tours:

Explore the Market’s sprawling array of food and beverage options and meet the experts who prepare them. Sample both locally made products and imported delicacies, and learn about the processes of making and sourcing these culinary treats.
Free to participate. Session times as follow:

  • Thursday, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Friday, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Saturday Session A: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
  • Saturday Session B: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Sunday, 2:00pm – 3:00pm


Wine & Cheese Pairing with Artisan Wines – Saturday Oct 24, 3:30-4:00pm at the Rotunda. Learn to match wine with cheese like a true connoisseur.

Perfect Your Brewed Coffee with Bean Around the World – Sunday Oct 25, 10:30-11:00am at the Rotunda. Get your morning coffee right with these actionable coffee-making tips.


Gourmet Secrets with Sharky’s Chophouse – Saturday Oct 24, 12:00-12:30pm at the Rotunda. Sharky’s Chophouse shows us how to prepare meat like a gourmet pro.

Learm to make Kimchi with The Sandwich Shop – Saturday Oct 24, 12:30-1:00pm at the Rotunda. Be shown how to make kimchi, a traditional Korean side dish (that can be used in a variety of creative ways!).


Learn to Make Pizza Dough with Bowen Island Pizza Co. – Sunday Oct 25, 3:30-4:30pm. Learn to make Bowen Island Pizza Co.’s infamous organic, thin & crispy pizza base.

For Kids Only! Make Sugar Cookies with El Dorado – Sunday, Oct 25, 1:00-1:30pm. Learn to make sugar cookies with El Dorado, and then decorate your own to take home!

Kids Crafts:

Retail Level, between Perform Art Dance Studios and the Cheshire Cheese Restaurant.

  • Saturday, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Sunday, 1:00pm – 5:00pm


Visit the fall events section of the Lonsdale Quay Market website for more information on this event, as well as how to register.