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CranFest VIII - Family Weekend Music Movie Games Campout

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Westcott Farm

162 Westcott Rd

Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1C2

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Happy Summer! Bring the family over for the full moon weekend of July 27-29 for our eighth annual CranFest -

A Salt Spring Island Community Family-Friendly Camp-Out Solar-Powered Full-Moon Non-Profit Live-Music&Art Outdoor-Couch-Popcorn-Movie Astronomical-Adventure All-Ages Multi-Generational Musical-Yoga Celebration Reasonably-Priced (Kids Free!) Festival Weekend Benefit Thing


Weekend Entertainment Schedule:

  • Friday - Guest arrival starts at 2:00 for camping setup and kid/adult games throughout the afternoon/evening
  • Live Music from ~5:00 - 10:00 - TBA
  • Outdoor Movie - TBA 10:15 (free popcorn at ~10:00)
  • Quiet Sleepy Time - 12:30a-8:00a out of respect for our neighbours, our kids, and our hard working volunteers
  • Saturday - kid/adult games throughout the day, maybe a walk down to the beach/dock...
  • Live Music from ~5:00 - 11:00 - TBA
  • Quiet Sleepy Time - 12:30-8:00a out of respect for our neighbours, our kids, and our hard working volunteers
  • Sunday - morning Live Music Yoga from 9:30-11

We'll have food trucks onhand once again for dinners, and the kids are thinking about doing a pancake breakfast on Saturday and Sunday for a very reasonable price.

All tickets include spacious family friendly camping (very highly encouraged! - tents are ideal. RV campers/trailers are also welcome - please send a note to confirm size/space - no hookups). Easy onsite parking (no street parking please!), yard carts are available for your gear for the short walk from parking to camping. Salt Spring Water Co dispensers are onsite, and we'll provide Friday night movie popcorn. Arrive early on Friday and stay for the weekend! We'll have several family/kid fun events and ongoing activities, including slack lines, light-up zipline, ping pong, volleyball, badminton, croquet, bocce, soccer, basketball, kiddie pools, and a water misted trampoline.

Tickets numbers are limited. In the spirit of retaining/encouraging family and community connections for all those in attendance, please feel free to selectively invite your good friends/family. Please use discretion when sharing news of the event so that we can continue to retain the connected origins of our Co-Op Preschool family bbq and continue to enjoy sharing time raising our kids together. This will also help to ensure we can continue with this annual little SSI family community event for many years to come with the kind support of our neighbours.

The facebook page with the CranFest VIII event info is at www.facebook.com/CranFestSSI. Feel free to invite your good friends/family from there by clicking Share, or for non-facebook friends and family you can give them the link to this CranFestVii.Eventbrite.ca page. Thank you again for using discretion.


Tickets are $50 for the whole weekend for adults and free for accompanying kids under 16. Although your are encouraged to stay for the weekend, we also have a lesser number of tickets available for $30 for Friday and $40 for Saturday/Sunday morning live music yoga. Tree House Cafe and Fernwood Road Cafe employees please contact Ky prior to purchasing a ticket for a discount code. We are also happy to provide a discount code for our gracious Westcott, Maliview and Fer de Lance neighbours, please contact Ky in advance or see Nic at the door.

A limited number of printed tickets may be made available a week or two before the event, pending availability. Your best bet is to take care of ticketing ahead of time on the facebook event page or the eventbrite ticketing/event info page.

Volunteering prior to and/or during the event may an option in exchange for a ticket, please contact Ky if you are interested. Spaces are limited.

This is a non-profit event, all ticket proceeds and donations go towards compensating the performers, providing food for the hard working core volunteers, and supporting this year's charitable organization - tba.

Please Bring: water bottle (please no glass containers - barefoot kids abound!), camping gear, plates & cutlery (washup sinks available), movie loveseat couch/chair (we also have a buncha old Fritz Movie Theatre chairs available), water squirters, umbrella/shade thing & flashlight. Bring raingear if needed, and swimgear/towel for a Saturday morning jaunt down to the ocean, where you can also grab a coffee and a bite from Fernwood Road Cafe. A tent and sleeping bag & pad would be great!

This is an event designed to help raise our kids together in community by fostering and modeling family friendly respectful behaviour - play and stay in grace! Attendees of the event accept all responsibility and liabilities for their actions, and by attending agree to be responsible for their behaviour and to conduct themselves appropriately, which includes no drinking and driving. Please respect one another, our kids, and our neighbourhood community.

Thank you for helping to make this a fun and sustainable event, we look forward to seeing you at the farm for the summer full moon!
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Westcott Farm

162 Westcott Rd

Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 1C2

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