29th Annual Hills Garlic FestivalSunday, September 8, 2024 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

29th Annual Hills Garlic Festival

Vendor Directory

With our theme of Homegrown - Homemade - Organic, over 160 vendors from throughout the Kootenay-Boundary region, the BC Interior, and farther afield gather to offer the bounty of their harvest, skill, and artistry, offering vegetables, herbs, plants, glass, wood, pottery, jewelry, health and beauty products, and more. And, of course, GARLIC!

Contact information is provided for vendors who have agreed to have it posted on this website. Vendors are listed by primary product although they may have other products available.

Vendors shown in this directory are those who participated in 2023. 

View / Print Festival Site Map (prints on 11" x 17" paper)

3 Bar Farms

3 Bar FarmsBooth №: 12 / 13

Over 30 varieties of garlic, garlic based seasonings and spices, other garlic products; fresh vegetables

4 Elements Farm

4 Elements FarmBooth №: 97

Organic garlic and produce

Certified Organic: NOOA 04-182

Art on the ArrowBooth №: 21

wood carvings made using a chainsaw and locally sourced wood, mainly cedar or fir with high grade finishing applied

ASG Produce

ASG ProduceBooth №: 137 / 138

Garlic; watermelons; melons; other vegetables

Back 40 Glass

Back 40 GlassBooth №: 15

stained glass jewelry and decor

Back Dirt Road Luxury Products

Back Dirt Road Luxury ProductsBooth №: 132 / 133

Soap, lotion, mineral bath soaks, bath bombs, creams, shampoo bars, conditioner bars

BC Emergency Health Services (Ambulance)Booth №: 135

information and recruitment

Bead & Soul

Bead & SoulBooth №: 112

Indigeous made contemporary beaded jewelry/accessories inspired by nature, family and culture

Bessette Creek Farm

Bessette Creek FarmBooth №: 157

garlic, garlic powder, scape creations

Certified Organic: OCIA 101283

Bobbi's Bowl Buddies

Bobbi's Bowl BuddiesBooth №: 19 / 20

bowls made from cotton fabric

Boundary Hide and Leather

Boundary Hide and LeatherBooth №: 81

Home tanned into furs, rugs and leather using the all natural method of bark tanning

Bowls by Gary

Bowls by GaryBooth №: 170

Wooden bowls, various sizes made from many species of wood from the local area

Brambleberry Garden/The HomesteadBooth №: 5

Hand knits, handspun yarns; cookies, bread, etc.

Brilliant Elements

Brilliant ElementsBooth №: 166 / 167

Unique wall art, jewelry, magnets, and other trinkets from laser-cut wood

Bush Berry Inc

Bush Berry IncBooth №: 51

Organic loose leaf tea (packaged)

BusyhandsBooth №: 82

Jams, pepper jellies, dill pickles, beeswax candles

Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society

Central Kootenay Invasive Species SocietyBooth №: 111

Non-profit organization with a mission to reduce the harmful impacts of invasive species

Chuckleberry LaneBooth №: 14

Sterling silver wire jewelry with precious stones, pearls, glass, and Swarovski Crystal; hair feathers; winter and some summer hats and faux hat bands

Clay and Cloth

Clay and ClothBooth №: 27

Ceramics; plants in ceramic pots; fibre artworks; pine jelly

Creighton Valley Apiaries

Creighton Valley ApiariesBooth №: 146 / 147

100% pure beeswax candles; premium quality honeys

Curly Willow Farm, GrindrodBooth №: 3


Certified Organic: NOOA #04-166

Cypress Pottery

Cypress PotteryBooth №: 70

porcelain pottery mugs, cups, bowls in blues, teals and scenic watercolours; garlic jars, pierce work candle pots

Daksha's Gourmet Spices

Daksha's Gourmet SpicesBooth №: 41

Gourmet Indian curry mixes, chai spice, chai latte, baking spice, Indian cuisine cookbooks and spices and spice blends

Dam Pottery

Dam PotteryBooth №: 77

Mugs, bowls, luminaries, yarn bowls, ornaments, ,buttons, trays, plates

Dawnfire Forge

Dawnfire ForgeBooth №: 49

Hand forged blacksmithing products, including hooks, coat racks, toilet roll holders, BBQ utensils, bottle openers, door knockers.

Delicious Greek FoodBooth №: 63

Greek donairs, twist potatoes, dumplings, corndogs

Dirty Sisters Soap Company

Dirty Sisters Soap CompanyBooth №: 115

Locally handmade soap products, bath products, candles, diffuser oils, room sprays, massage oils, and roller perfumes

Dragonfly Organic Art

Dragonfly Organic ArtBooth №: 71

Lampwork glass bead jewelry and stained glass pieces

Earthly Images

Earthly ImagesBooth №: 45

Cards, prints, journals, stickers from original oil paintings

East Kootenay WildcraftedBooth №: 79

Award winning products since 2006: jam and jellies, antipasto, 7 kinds of hot pepper jellies, ginger sauces, 4 kinds of marmalade; blended flavor or flavor teas

Edible Acres Farm / Winderberry

Edible Acres Farm / WinderberryBooth №: 30

Certified organic vegetables and garlic

Certified Organic: KOGS #0080

EEK Pottery

EEK PotteryBooth №: 103 / 104

Functional unique pottery

Elvenstar Creations

Elvenstar CreationsBooth №: 40

Clothing; teas; tinctures

Field Gold Foods

Field Gold FoodsBooth №: 128

Artisan mustards

FireValley GlassWorks/Sangrida Peak Soap & Bath

FireValley GlassWorks/Sangrida Peak Soap & BathBooth №: 91

Stained glass ssuncatchers and other related stained glass items; vegan soap

Forage & Soothe Botanicals

Forage & Soothe BotanicalsBooth №: 8

Herbal, vegan and natural skin and body care products. Many of the herbs are either locally grown, harvested or wild-crafted

Garden CrittersBooth №: 106 / 107

Unique metal art for the garden

Garden Hoe Farms

Garden Hoe FarmsBooth №: 37

Garlic, shallots, garlic powder


GeeWowZaBooth №: 86

Handmade Golden Kimchi and Tibetan WowZa Sauce

Get Lit Candles & HerbsBooth №: 74

beeswax candles, salves, herbal tinctures and teas, stickers, jewelry

Ginger OseckiBooth №: 126

Garlic, fresh garden veggies,herbs, crafts, fresh cut flowers

Goat Mountain Candle Company

Goat Mountain Candle CompanyBooth №: 149

100% soy wax candles; tub tea; bug repellent

Grasshopper Lane Artworks

Grasshopper Lane ArtworksBooth №: 68

Face Painting

Greenwood Garden Goodies

Greenwood Garden GoodiesBooth №: 25

Canning, dried goods, microgreens, produce

Grizzly Meadow Farm and Floral

Grizzly Meadow Farm and FloralBooth №: 114

garlic, squash, other seasonal vegetables; cut flowers

H&H Natural Products

H&H Natural ProductsBooth №: 93

handmade clean ingredient products: bath bombs, shower steamers, toy bath bombs, salt soaks, soap, after sun care, salt scrub, whipped soap, massage oil, decongestant rub, lip balm, wool dryer balls, solid lotion

Intentional Peasants

Intentional PeasantsBooth №: 4 / 4A


Jagannath Express

Jagannath ExpressBooth №: 96

Vegetarian East Indian inspired fusion food; quesadillas, samosas, rice bowls, and mango lassi

Janet Spicer FarmingBooth №: 125

Certified organic vegetables

Certified Organic: KOGS #0045

Jillybeans Ice Cream

Jillybeans Ice CreamBooth №: 162 / 163

Ice cream cones, sno cones, slushies, floats, screamers, Italian sodas, novelty bars, pop and water

Joerg Becker Photography

Joerg Becker PhotographyBooth №: 143

Local wildlife and nature photography

Juicy Roots Juice Bar

Juicy Roots Juice BarBooth №: 165

Fresh vegetable and fruit juices and organic hibiscus lemonade

K&K Brar Farm

K&K Brar FarmBooth №: 168


Knottie Love Bespoke Fiber Design

Knottie Love Bespoke Fiber DesignBooth №: 54

Macrame plant hangers, hangers with sun catchers, shelving, and wall art. Handspun and hand dyed art yarn. Woven and crocheted scarves. Woven wall art. Felted scarves. Framed weaving prongs. Hand crafted wooden frames. Fiber kits.

Kokotelli GardenBooth №: 80

Kokotelli garlic syrup

Kootenay Co-op Radio

Kootenay Co-op RadioBooth №: 100

T-shirts; memberships

Kootenay Community Bat ProjectBooth №: 110

Information and bat goods

Kootenay Kettle Corn & LemonadeBooth №: 94 / 95

Kettle corn; fresh squeezed lemonade

Kootenay Soap Co.

Kootenay Soap Co.Booth №: 75

Soap, bath bombs, bath salts, body polish, foot scrubs, and bath and body oils

Kootenay Spoons

Kootenay SpoonsBooth №: 134

Wooden kitchenware:, serving sets, spatulas, spreadknives; wooden hairpins

Kootenay Valley Farm

Kootenay Valley FarmBooth №: 28

Garlic, veggies, berries

Kootenay West Distilling

Kootenay West DistillingBooth №: 22

Craft distillery offering vodka, gin, and mixers

Kottonwood Kreations

Kottonwood KreationsBooth №: 127

hand made crochet

Kubbs Sun Crystals

Kubbs Sun CrystalsBooth №: 42

Crystal and gemstone suncatchers; resin keychains; resin hearts, moons, etc.

La Grand Coulee - The Maple Man

La Grand Coulee - The Maple ManBooth №: 46

Maple syrup, maple butter, maple candy, maple taffy, maple sugar

Laurel's Boutique

Laurel's BoutiqueBooth №: 55

Handmade wheel thrown functional pottery with custom mixed glazes

Lemon and Quinn

Lemon and QuinnBooth №: 129

Pillows; kids and adult undies and mittens

Little Bird Blue Designs

Little Bird Blue DesignsBooth №: 144

jewelry from recycled objects such as scrabble tiles, old tin, typewriter keys and broken plate pendants

Love of Linens

Love of LinensBooth №: 92

100% linen veggie/bread bags towels - tea, bath, beach; pillowcases, aprons, tote bags, couches, scrunchies, soap/shampoo bags, napkins, scarfs

LoveMaking Designs

LoveMaking DesignsBooth №: 151

Hand drawn and hand silkscreened designs on sweatsh0p-free apparel and paper goods

Majestic MojoBooth №: 57

Garlic; handmade jewelry

Mara Valley Produce

Mara Valley ProduceBooth №: 32

Garlic, onions, shallots, carrots, cukes, melons, squash, cabbage

Certified Organic: NOOA 04-303

Marilyn's Dragonflies

Marilyn's DragonfliesBooth №: 53

Dragonflies made from maple seeds; kits to paint your own dragonflies; handmade rock necklaces; paint your own dragonfly and tree stump art prints made at the festival

McCormack Farm

McCormack FarmBooth №: 10 / 11

Charcuterie and cutting boards; jams, garlic, mushrooms, eggs

Miller's Natural Products / Old Country Foods

Miller's Natural Products / Old Country FoodsBooth №: 123 / 124

Garlic sausage/meatloaf on bun; pretzels; cheese sticks; churros; caraway sticks; Danish, apple strudel; plum cake, baked goods; rosehip products; sausage in can; water, pop, coffee

Monica's Joyful KitchenBooth №: 121A

Artisan vegan sushi, some with black garlic homemade black garlic products (e.g., prple sweet potato black garlic chocolate truffles, black garlic gomashio

Mooi Natural Essentials

Mooi Natural EssentialsBooth №: 78

Natural and ethical skin care products such as sunscreen, bug repellant, face creams, serum, body lotions, hand creams, cosmetics, deodorants, etc.

Morgen Bardati/Kootsac

Morgen Bardati/KootsacBooth №: 38

Botanically dyed silk scarves, hand dyed and printed zipper purses; Kootsac reusable bulk bin food bas - silk and nylon

Moss & Mirth Farm

Moss & Mirth FarmBooth №: 117

Certified organic, cottage garden, specialty cut flowers, hundreds of varieties

Certified Organic: NOOA #04-302

Mother's Little Helper

Mother's Little HelperBooth №: 43

Organic and wild harvested salves, facial serums, lip balms; pesto, sauerkraut, hot sauce, garlic, veggies, baked goods

Mountain LeathersBooth №: 105

Hand made leather crafts for the hiker, camper, nature enthusiast and interested general public. .Animal themed essential bags, compass pouches, knives w/ sheaths, necklaces, collapsible cups, whistles, liquid and food vessels, etc.

Mountain Man Beef Jerky

Mountain Man Beef JerkyBooth №: 90

Beef jerky (21 flavours), veggie jerky, fruit and vegetable leathers; Awesome sauce (gluten and soy free cooking sauce)

Mountain Nugget Chocolate

Mountain Nugget ChocolateBooth №: 83

Handmade chocolate and confections; ice cream; pastries

Mountain Vista Pottery

Mountain Vista PotteryBooth №: 58

Functional pottery; some decorative; all oven microwave friendly

N to A Totes and Reclaimed Treasures

N to A Totes and Reclaimed TreasuresBooth №: 7

Upcycled upholstery leather and fabric totes, beach bags, market bags, purses, etc.

Nakusp East Farms

Nakusp East FarmsBooth №: 2A

Braided garlic, microgreens, eggs, honey, soy and beeswax candles, beeswax wraps

New Denver Hospice Society

New Denver Hospice SocietyBooth №: 66 / 67

Coffee, tea and baked goods

Objects and Feelings

Objects and FeelingsBooth №: 155

wheel thrown bespoke contemporary functional pottery

Off the FarmBooth №: 9

Wool products (dryer balls, felted items, roving and spun wool), lavender products; shibori tea towels, bees wax wraps, smudge sticks; garlic and garlic powder

Ogopogo Mini Donuts

Ogopogo Mini DonutsBooth №: 65

Classic and gourmet mini donuts. Coffee, cold drinks (pop and water).

Om Naturale

Om NaturaleBooth №: 139

Bath & body care; soap; cleaning products; cookies

Orgonics by Driftwood Works

Orgonics by Driftwood WorksBooth №: 152

Resin art works; orgone pyramids; resin jewelry; candle holders; pendulums; serving trays

Owl Meadow Nursery

Owl Meadow NurseryBooth №: 39

Trees, plants, garlic, produce

Petra Hekkenberg

Petra HekkenbergBooth №: 84

Illustrated greeting cards; self-published illustrated book "In the Alpine;" prints of illustrations; landscape photography

Plums and Roses

Plums and RosesBooth №: 44

Handmade children's clothing and accessories using upcycled and vintage fabrics

Pressed Wishes - The Art of Preserving Nature

Pressed Wishes - The Art of Preserving NatureBooth №: 6 / 6A

Signed/original pressed botanical pictures set on handmade paper and handcrafted frames Real flower/leaves/feathers jewellry set with eco friendly resin and custom box Flower press kits Botanical ornaments

Prospero Pottery

Prospero PotteryBooth №: 130

handmade ceramics

RaneCloud Ceramics

RaneCloud CeramicsBooth №: 148

Whimsical unique handmade ceramics

Ripley's Gardens & Local Flowers

Ripley's Gardens & Local FlowersBooth №: 2

Garlic and fresh cut flowers

Ritual Aromatics

Ritual AromaticsBooth №: 85

Botanical and natural perfume, incense, bath salts, wool hats, stickers and art cards; gemstone jewelery

Rivulet Fashion

Rivulet FashionBooth №: 24

Skirts, toques, merino buffs headbands made from new and vintage materials

Rockhounds Art Studio

Rockhounds Art StudioBooth №: 153

Rocks and sticks incorporated into acrylic paintings

Running with Knives

Running with KnivesBooth №: 101

Handcrafted cutlery; stainless steel knives for the kitchen and outdoors. Also some carbon steel blades.

Salt Blendz

Salt BlendzBooth №: 59

Sea salt seasonings in 4 delicious flavors

Sanctuary Lavender

Sanctuary LavenderBooth №: 87

Lavender, lavender wreaths, eye pillows, pillow spray, smudge sticks, lavender filled pillows, neck wraps, dried botanicals, farm fresh bouquets, soy candles, bath salts, sugar scrub

Sanders ProduceBooth №: 136

Garlic, strawberries, plums

Sarah Elizabeth Fibre Works

Sarah Elizabeth Fibre WorksBooth №: 33

Fibre products, yarn, finished garment pieces

Shining Moon CreationsBooth №: 39

handmade reusable nylon shopping bags

ShprixieLand Studios

ShprixieLand StudiosBooth №: 120

Highly decorative and colourful pottery

Silk Trail

Silk TrailBooth №: 116

Tie-dyed clothing and accessories and hand knitted socks

Simone Sews It

Simone Sews ItBooth №: 89

Clothing, housewares, and toys made from up-cycled materials

Simply Siam

Simply SiamBooth №: 158 / 159

Thai food

SLK Truffle ChocolatesBooth №: 1

Truffle chocolates

Slocan Lake Garden Society

Slocan Lake Garden SocietyBooth №: 154

BC grown spring bulbs as a non-profit fundraiser

Slocan Lake Stewardship Society

Slocan Lake Stewardship SocietyBooth №: 109

Share educational information re our wetland restoration and species at risk in the Bonanza Biodiversity Corridor; wildlife corridors; interactive watershed model for kids

Slocan River Streamkeepers

Slocan River StreamkeepersBooth №: 72

Information; memberships

Slocan Valley Community Legacy Society

Slocan Valley Community Legacy SocietyBooth №: 108

Non-profit organization that manages an endowment fund used to support local organizations through grants

Smiling Moon CreationsBooth №: 39

Handmade re-usable nylon shopping bags

SmoothiesBooth №: 52

Solas Wings

Solas WingsBooth №: 99

Fairy wings for adults and children; tutus, crowns, flower hair clips, elven earrings, hand dyed fairy shawls

Song Hollow Farm

Song Hollow FarmBooth №: 141

Garlic, garlic braids, sheep wool yarn

Speckled Hen StudiosBooth №: 23

Lovingly handmade, colourful, functional pottery

Spooning with Steve

Spooning with SteveBooth №: 56

Handmade, upcycled heirloom hardwood kitchen utensils

Stillpoint Pottery

Stillpoint PotteryBooth №: 62

High fired porcelain pottery decorated in our own glazes focusing on crystaline and shino glazes

Stoke the Fire Hotsauce

Stoke the Fire HotsauceBooth №: 145

Seed-to-bottle hot sauce, garlic syrup, spicy jams and seasonings

Stones & Weave

Stones & WeaveBooth №: 140

Leather bracelets and necklaces

Stoneybrook FarmBooth №: 119

Garlic; garlic powder; dehydrated garlic scapes; honey

Summit Lake Ski Hill

Summit Lake Ski HillBooth №: 31

information, passes

Sweet & Stoked

Sweet & StokedBooth №: 164

handcrafted, plant based creamsicles

Sweet Summer Farm

Sweet Summer FarmBooth №: 50

Garlic, garlic powder shakers, garlic herb shakers, garlic salt shakers, black garlic

Tasty Times Vegan Eatery

Tasty Times Vegan EateryBooth №: 121 / 122

A fun, delicious and approachable plant-based menu

The Cosmic Spindle

The Cosmic SpindleBooth №: 35

Hand dyed, hand spun art yarns; warm wooly mountain hats & headbands; handweavings and fibre art

The Glass Tree

The Glass TreeBooth №: 61

Stained glass; hand cut plasma metal art; crochet head bands

The Greenhouse at Pumpkin Junction

The Greenhouse at Pumpkin JunctionBooth №: 47 / 48

17 varieties of garlic, garlic braids and bunches; black garlic, smoked jalapenos, hand made concrete containers planted with succulents and air plants, wood and concrete wind chimes, hand made jewelry

The Grizz

The GrizzBooth №: 160 / 161

Cheeseburger, Slocan Fried chicken burger or dinner, Fries and Montreal Poutine

The Jam PotBooth №: 76

Jams, jellies, pickles, preserves

Thistle Farm

Thistle FarmBooth №: 16 / 17

Garlic, french shallots; red onions, black garlic, garlic powder, scape powder, garlic grinder, scape grinder, red onlon flakes, garlic granules, smoked garlic salt, smoked scape salt, smoked garlic powder

Tiny Giants Creations

Tiny Giants CreationsBooth №: 169

Needle felted creations: mushroom sculptures, earrings, original characters, animals, mobiles, flowers, cards & magnets

Torched Candle Co.

Torched Candle Co.Booth №: 5A

Natural scented products such as candles, wax melts

Trinity Valley GarlicBooth №: 98


Valhalla Meadow FarmBooth №: 34

garlic, garlic syrup, hot sauce, garlic/hot pepper spice, candied jalapenos, garlic ice cream

Valley of the Springs Winery

Valley of the Springs WineryBooth №: 171

local wine

Viva Cacao!

Viva Cacao!Booth №: 60

Dairy-free chocolate bars and products made with coconut sugar

Walking Wisdom Clothing Company

Walking Wisdom Clothing CompanyBooth №: 73

Cricut vinyl enhanced casual clothing

We are Stories

We are StoriesBooth №: 131


Weaver Jane

Weaver JaneBooth №: 118

Handwoven wraps and rugs, throws, shawls, scarves, mats and rugs using luscious natural fibres and beautiful colours

Whatshan Valley Farm & ApiaryBooth №: 29 / 29A

Mixed vegetables and honey

Whitney Lynn Ceramics

Whitney Lynn CeramicsBooth №: 36

handmade pottery mugs and bowls

Wild Honey

Wild HoneyBooth №: 150

Handmade clay, brass, acrylic and resin earrings; chain and beaded necklaces

Wild Mountain Herbs

Wild Mountain HerbsBooth №: 156

salves and tinctures from wildcrafted herbs, osha roots; books on wildcrafting

Wild Sea Naturals

Wild Sea NaturalsBooth №: 88

Plastic free slid dish soaps, deodorant, stain bars. Eco friendly and environment friendly.

WildSafe BC

WildSafe BCBooth №: 102

educational display "keeping wildlife wild and our communities safe"

Wineland Dressings

Wineland DressingsBooth №: 142

Artisan salad dressings

Wired by Tara

Wired by TaraBooth №: 18

Jewelry: copper or sterling silver wire and gemstones; copper bookmarks; hair accessories; table art; sun catchers

Yellow Star Ranch Alpaca Products / Soft Spot Alpacas

Yellow Star Ranch Alpaca Products / Soft Spot AlpacasBooth №: 26

Beautiful and luxurious clothing and accessories from the fleeces of our alpacas: ponchos, shawls, throws, cowls, scarves, bandanas, hats, mitts, socks, gloves, headbands, insoles, and dryer balls