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100 Mile Harvest Celebration at Black Creek Pioneer Village

09/26/2009

Dates: Saturday, September 26
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Black Creek Pioneer Village
1000 Murray Ross Parkway,
Toronto, ON M3J 2P3

 

Event Details:
Celebrate the bounty of Ontario's harvest season. Enjoy a delicious three-course gourmet meal featuring locally grown ingredients paired with selected Ontario craft beers. The evening will include a tour of the brewery, and a chance to learn about local food and sustainable living.

Starters:
Roasted Tomato and Fennel soup

Main Course:
Seared Pork Chops with Apple Chutney served with Seasonal Vegetables and Roasted Potatoes

Dessert:
Spiced Pumpkin Pie with fresh Whipped Cream


In recent years, blogs, books, and articles have chronicled the joys and challenges of eating locally sourced food. Black Creek supports this growing movement, and looks forward to sharing this evening with you!

Reservations required. Space is limited please call 416-667-6295 for tickets.

 

Pricing:
Adults: $75
Members: $67
(Plus taxes and gratuities)

 

Directions:
Black Creek Pioneer Village is one block east of Jane St., south off Steeles Avenue, right next to York University. The Village is south east of Hwy 7 and Hwy 400. Parking is available on site.

 

Public Transportation:
From the Finch subway station using the Steeles 60 West route, or from the Jane Station using the Jane 35 route. Visit www.ttc.ca. York Region Transit has several options available. (For more information visit www.yorkregiontransit.com).

 

Media contact:
Eric Philpott
philpott | communications
eric@philpott.ca
(905) 773-6651

 

About Black Creek Historic Brewery
Opened to the public in June 2009, the Black Creek Historic Brewery recreates a working brewery, as it would have been in the mid-1800s. Brewmasters in period costume handcraft the same ales and porters enjoyed in Ontario's country villages before Confederation. The Black Creek Historic Brewery acknowledges the support of the Ontario Ministry of Culture, and is owned and operated by Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA). For more information, visit www.blackcreekbrewery.ca.

 

About Black Creek Pioneer Village
Black Creek Pioneer Village is Toronto's premier outdoor living history museum. Visitors can explore 40 heritage homes, shops and buildings restored to re-create an 1860s Ontario village. Historic interpreters in period dress demonstrate how villagers lived, worked and played. The Village hosts learning programs and special events that highlight local heritage and culture. The tranquil setting, rural landscapes, heritage gardens and period farm animal breeds make Black Creek Pioneer Village the perfect place to break out of the modern world and journey into the past. Located in north Toronto, Black Creek Pioneer Village is owned and operated by Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA). Visit http://www.blackcreek.ca.