Food and drink vendors will be available all day throughout the field. Scouts will begin the day with a pancake breakfast for vendors, volunteers and early-birds and then sell hot dogs and hamburgers. Mr. Softie’s ice cream truck will be near the CRD water cart with the Lion’s snow cones and candy floss next door. Mini-donuts is situated beside the stage, selling pulled pork, gyros and donairs.
The Cobbler Cafe at Metchosin Community House will feature Allison Marshal playing harp and piano throughout the day. In the fenced yard at MC House, is the tiny tots playground and music for fun to keep the kids busy outdoors! The Metchosin Community Association is serving up hot buttered corn-on-the-cob again and our returning producers, such as Galloping Goose sausages and local farmers are offering treats from their booths at the Village Green. Other food vendors including; Crispy Fish by the antique car show, L’authentique Poutine and look for Persian cuisine.
Thirsty? Grab a glass of wine, beer or cider in the beer garden, which will open at 11am and close at 6pm. Must be of legal age of majority. ID required.
Lamb and Salmon BBQ Dinner
The best part of Metchosin Day is the annual Metchosin Day traditional lamb and salmon dinner. The meal includes salmon and lamb, Fry’s Bakery sourdough bread, coleslaw, corn, tomatoes & basil, watermelon and mint sauce. All this for only $20! Ticket go fast so buy early.
Tickets will be available at the Ticket/Info booth for $20. each – cash, available ONLY on the day of the event.
CRD Water Cart
Bring your own bottle for free refills.
The CRD’s mobile drinking water cart filling station will be at Metchosin Day this year. Please remember to BYORB (bring your own reusable water bottle) to fill with delicious, safe, cold & refreshing CRD tap water! Every refill helps divert plastic bottles from our waste streams!
Corn on the Cob
Corn on the Cob, island-grown, sweet, hot, and buttery is available from the MCA gang. They’ll have a good supply to munch away, while you sit in the shade and relax while listening to some great entertainment. Even fresh water is there for your dog.
Cobbler Café for Calm and Cool Reprieve At Metchosin Day
Join us for our home baked cobbler along with a cup of fresh coffee or tea from 11am-4pm. Pull up a chair on the covered veranda or inside the Metchosin Community House (adjacent to the Fire Hall) take a break and enjoy the cozy atmosphere.
View the Photography Contest entries and see who won Best of Show, the display is on the walls inside the Metchosin Community House.
This venue is the best kept secret of the Metchosin Day event and there will be an added picnic and shade areas outside, in front of the Metchosin House with Tiny Tots Playground. Bring the family!