Vancouver Island Homesteading Fair

Our Mission is to foster Earth conscious, self-reliant living on Vancouver Island.


Thank you all so, so much for your amazing support and contribution to this year’s Homesteading Fair! Whether you were a volunteer, presenter, vendor, musician or an attendee, we couldn’t have done it without you! It was a fantastic day, with rave reviews from the visitors for the presentations, vendors, music & great food!

As we continue to grow and develop, your input and ideas are welcomed. Please send them in!

With buckets of gratitude for a successful day of sharing, exchanging & inspiring!
The Hub Team



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About the Fair

The intention of the fair is to foster the exchange of knowledge, skills and experience in supporting a secure, vibrant & sustainable island community.
Everyone is welcome to this FREE event. Learn all there is to know about homesteading and earth conscious living through presentations, exhibits and vendors.
The Homesteading Fair is an event sponsored by the Cowichan Station Area Association and is held at the Hub at Cowichan Station.

Presentation Schedule


Thank you to all 2022 applicants. Stay tuned for a call out for our 2023 fair.

Learn from community on topics related to sustainable and Earth-conscious living

Local Vendors


Local bakers, makers, growers and friends. Support local!


How can I get involved?

This fair is a community initiative and largely volunteer-run. If you are interested in participating as a musician or volunteer, please contact:

To stay up-to-date on fair plans, you can also check out our Facebook page.

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