BLUE GROUSE ESTATE WINERY
Capacity: 20-200 people
Soaring ceilings and numerous windows provide a spacious and bright atmosphere surrounded by breathtaking views of the vineyard and vibrant wildlife living in the Cowichan Valley. With two levels of rental space available, Blue Grouse can accommodate small and large groups. The venue is wheelchair accessible offering a state of the art catering kitchen facility available for use by preferred caterers. Boasting 45 acres of stunning property, the modern elegance of the estate is like no other. It is home to sun-drenched vineyards, winding trails, open fields, tranquil ponds, and a guest house. The winery takes cues from a bird’s form which separates this structure from the covey of wineries on Vancouver Island. Also onsite is the Grouse House, which offers a two-bedroom suite, making it a convenient location to rent for pre-event party preparations and a beautiful post- event sleep.
Capacity: up to 400 people
Brentwood’s unique oceanfront campus, sheltered on the pristine coastline of Vancouver Island opens up a wide variety of opportunities for every special occasion. Our 77-acre campus has over 1,000 meters of waterfront facing the Gulf Islands and offers stunning views of a snow capped Mount Baker. Just 40km north of Victoria, our campus is less than one hour’s drive from four major ferry terminals and the Victoria International Airport. Our modern, west coast inspired facilities offer open concepts, ocean views and an abundance of natural light, creating an inspiring atmosphere suited for a variety of events: intimate family ceremonies, large celebrations and corporate programs. These facilities will be of exclusive use for you on your special day. First class dining, accommodation in dorm like settings and transportation are all options that Brentwood offers. Executive Chef, Morgan Milward and his experienced event staff will work with you to create a menu to bring your vision and event to life.
BIRD’S EYE COVE FARM
Capacity: 150 seated indoors, 200 standing
Bird’s Eye Cove Farm specializes in Cultivating Memories. Consider what our award winning farm venue has to offer. We are able to accommodate up to 150 of your special guests in an exclusive timber-frame barn setting on one of the oldest working farms in the Cowichan Valley. We have for you a truly unique experience with farm to table food enjoyed together with spectacular mountains and oceanfront, pastoral hay-land views with Highland cattle and deer placidly grazing. For your dining options, we proudly present our very own grass fed beef and pork born that is born and raised holistically on our farm. We have exclusive caterers and chefs that you can choose from who will come in and give you the experience you want for your guests. For a more casual, country picnic-style atmosphere, we offer our very own wood-fired pizza. Our pizzas are made with our own farm produce and fired in our oven using seasoned alder and maple from our own farm woodlot. Call us or drop us a note to find out how we can make your next special occasion memorable.
ARBUTUS RIDGE GOLF COURSE
Capacity: Up to 240 Guests
The Arbutus Ridge Golf Club offers full event services with a Japanese garden wedding ceremony site, reception room with spectacular views, unique photo opportunities, on-site coordination and a wide range of food and beverage selections to make a lasting memory. The culinary team uses fresh ingredients, including items from their herb garden, to dazzle the taste buds. A fabulous location for weddings, meetings, banquets and golf events.
DAYLINER CLUB CAR CAFE
Capacity: Up to 35 guests for indoor seating
CLOSED TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAYS
A delightful little Bistro featuring local and seasonal fare in a beautiful setting, historic building, French doors open to decks and gardens for additional guests. Perfect for small intimate cocktail parties,birthday, anniversary, receptions and garden parties. Onsite specialty catering. Find us in Sunny Saltair, 3 minutes north of Chemainus.
PROVIDENCE FARM AND CHAPEL
Capacity: Up to 100 Indoors, Up To 3000 Outdoors
Providence Farm is a 400 acre working organic farm nestled at the foot of Mt. Tzouhalem. We provide a variety of innovative programs for individuals with mental health or developmental challenges andbelieve caring for the land together is healing and therapeutic.
Our meeting rooms fit up to 30, chapel up to 100, Home-like setting up to 50, outdoor pavilion and tents, up to 3000, gardens up to 300. Providence is well suited for weddings, festivals, small and large meetings, concerts, celebrations of life, family reunions. Guests can enjoy watching the organic farm at work, enjoy the historic setting and walk through the beautiful all season gardens and labyrinth Self catering options are encouraged.