Workshop: Introduction to Smoking and Curing

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Curing and smoking are two closely connected ways of preserving meats that have been used in various forms for millennia, and this workshop will provide an introduction to the art and science of using smoke and salt to safely transform simple cuts of meat and fish into exceptional delicacies.

Workshop: How to make a Pizza from Scratch

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

n this workshop, join our General Manager, Chris Mathieson in making every component of a pizza from scratch. We'll be making our own fresh mozzarella cheese, tomato sauce and pizza dough, going through the tips and tricks that will help you make a truly legendary pizza at home in your own oven.

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Workshop: Introduction to Sourdough

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Come join us and learn the basics of baking bread with a traditional sourdough culture. This workshop includes an introduction to the art, science and magic of a living sourdough culture as well as a container of sourdough starter.

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Workshop: Everything Butter

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Discover the secrets of transforming cream into exceptional butter through traditional techniques and modern methods. Learn about flavored butters, browned butter, clarified butter, butter-based sauces and some of the many cooking techniques that use butter to excellent effect. Expect plenty of tasting opportunities!

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Workshop: Introduction to Cheesemaking

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Learn the basics of magically turning fresh milk to a variety of quick cheeses like mozzarella and paneer. Join us and take the first steps on your cheese-making journey!

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Workshop: Perfect Condiments

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Discover the secrets behind crafting perfect salad dressings, creamy mayonnaise, zesty aioli, tangy mustards, and vintage ketchups like mushroom ketchup. Dive into the vibrant world of chimichurri, pestos, and other herb-infused sauces that will add a burst of flavor to your meals.

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Easter at the Grist Mill

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for a delightful Easter celebration on this 12-acre heritage site, where the charm of this lovely property meets family fun! Embark on an enchanting Easter egg hunt across our picturesque gardens, surrounded by historic buildings and the soothing ambiance of babbling Keremeos Creek. With captivating activities for all ages, this festive event promises […]

Event Series Drop-in: Tea & Tunes

Drop-in: Tea & Tunes

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join Glen O'Neil and other acoustic music enthusiasts for an open circle jam (all genres) in our cozy Apple House. The kettle will be on with lots of delicious tea choices available (or bring your own). A small participant fee may be charged (or a hat passed around) to support this regular event. For more […]

Opening Day 2024

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

We can't wait to open our doors for the season! Pop by and come see all the renovations and improvements we've made through the off-season. We'll also be giving away our famous lavender lemonade and fresh-baked scones that day, too. Drop by and say hello and be sure to pick up your 2024 Season Pass.

Private Event: Wedding

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

We're hosting a private event today, but our site is open for business as usual. Fortunately, with twelve acres on site there's lots of room for everyone. We might ask you to be mindful of your noise level during their ceremony and avoid sneaking into their wedding photos, but that's just common courtesy. We're pretty […]

Mother’s Day Tea

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Celebrate Mother's Day amidst the charm of our historic heritage site, surrounded by lush gardens, historic buildings, and the easy murmur of Keremeos Creek. Bring your mother and join us for a serene Mother's Day Tea featuring locally sourced teas, freshly baked treats, and delightful finger sandwiches. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of our scenic setting, creating cherished moments with your loved ones in this timeless haven. Reserve your spot for an elegant and memorable celebration in our picturesque gardens.

Event: Enchanted Garden Tea Party

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

In partnership with our friends at Forest Learning Tools, we're excited to be hosting this enchanting afternoon in our gardens!

SAVE THE DATE: Similkameen Wedding Fair

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us on June 9, 2024 as we bring together some of the best venues, caterers and vendors for the first-ever Similkameen Wedding Fair. For now, get the date in your calendar and we'll fill you in on all the details closer to the event!

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Event: Gardener’s Gathering

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Gardeners (and those who enjoy gardens), come join us for a day of touring and sharing! There will be presentations, networking and displays spread around our 12 acre site and we look forward to unveiling our plans to restore our own heritage gardens to their original deep-researched and historically-significant splendor.

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Event: Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

We're so excited about this event, we can bear-ly contain ourselves! Grab your favourite teddy bear and join us for a lovely afternoon picnic in our gardens that includes music, story time, games, crafts and more!

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Summer Night Market

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for an evening of local vendors, entertainment and food under the nearly full moon! Much more detail will be coming soon...

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Summer Night Market

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for an evening of local vendors, entertainment and food under the nearly full moon! Much more detail will be coming soon...

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Concert: TBA

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for another amazing concert in the garden this summer featuring some exceptional folk, roots, acoustic blues and pop music. We're not ready to announce which artist is playing this show, but be sure to sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook to get this year's roster when it's released! Also, […]

Summer Night Market

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

Join us for an evening of local vendors, entertainment and food under the nearly full moon! Much more detail will be coming soon...

Private Event: Society for Creative Anachronism – Golden Swan

Grist Mill & Gardens 2691 Upper Bench Road, Keremeos, BC, Canada

We're hosting a private event today, but our site is open for business as usual. Fortunately, with twelve acres on site there's lots of room for everyone. We might ask you to be mindful of your noise level during some of their activities and avoid sneaking into private workshops, but that's just common courtesy. We're […]