Heritage Fall Fair at Grist Mill

Growers, bakers and craft makers are invited to the first Heritage Fall Fair happening at the Grist Mill in Keremeos Sept. 21.

Growers, bakers and craft makers are invited to the first Heritage Fall Fair happening at the Grist Mill in Keremeos Sept. 21.

The event will have close to 70 exhibits, as well as heritage games of skill, concessions, entertainment and a petting zoo on site, courtesy of Andy’s Animal Acres

Admission to the fair is $7 for adults, and $5 for students and seniors.

For more information, visit www.oldgristmill.ca/event/heritage-fall-fair/.

On Sept. 20, a pair of events are happening, beginning with the Similkameen Sizzle Pepperfest at Memorial Park in Keremeos.

The event features a pancake breakfast at 7:30 a.m., along with live entertainment, a chili cook-off, hot sauce competition and the sear factor hot-pepper eating contest. Shortly before 6 p.m., celebrate the arrival of the fall equinox with a kitchen party at the Grist Mill. The party will feature entertainment from fiddle player, stepdancer and singer Jocelyn Pettit and the Pettit Band. Tickets for the party are available at the mill’s front desk or on by visiting www.oldgristmill.ca.