JUNE: This Month’s Bounty in Richmond, BC: Seafood, Strawberries and More!

Spot prawn & seafood celebration at Steveston's Fisherman's Wharf

The much-anticipated Spot Prawn & Seafood Dine About event in Richmond, BC is back. This annual celebration invites you to indulge in dishes, showcasing the freshest seafood sourced directly from local Steveston fishers. From June 1 to 18, 75 West Coast Grill (and other participating restaurants) is serving up a feature dish featuring local seafood delicacies. Check out their Smoked Sablefish Chowder available now at the Vancouver Airport Marriott Hotel.

Hot Tip: We recommend registering for a “Dine About Digital Passport” to save $2 on every featured dish at each participating restaurant. And get a chance to win a Steveston restaurant gift card. 

Set out on a strawberry-picking adventure for a sweet and fun experience. Discover the following farms in the area, where you can pluck fresh strawberries from the vine and see strawberries in diverse shapes and sizes:

  1. Birak Berry Farms in Richmond:

Immerse yourself in a 50-acre strawberry field offering six different strawberry varieties.

Travel Time: Only a 9-minute drive away from our hotel complex.

  1. Emma Lea Farms in Delta:

Explore their Farmer’s Market and Ice Cream Shoppe, featuring a wide range of locally produced items such as jams, smoothies, candles, and more.

Travel Time: Approximately 31 minutes from our hotel complex.

  1. Maan Farms in Abbotsford:

Indulge in their strawberry donuts and soft-serve ice cream.

Travel Time: A journey of 1 hour and 18 minutes from our hotel complex.

P.S. While in Abbotsford, don’t miss out on “The Monster,” the world’s largest inflatable obstacle course designed for both adults and children on June 15-18.