Tag Archives: tourism

Love Where You Live

It is all too easy to take where you live for granted, it often isnt until we have guests from out of town, or really stop and take stock that we find renewed appreciation for our community and the lifestyle available to us on a daily basis. So here is a gentle nudge to highlight some of the amazing places,

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Focus on Tourism

Mission has a varied and unique selection of tourism products that see visitors travel to our community to experience the place that we are fortunate to call home.  With the tourism industry continuing to play a significant role in BC’s economy in terms of revenue earned, tourism activities and the creation of employment opportunities, Mission Mayor and Council have recognized

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Economic Development Year in Review

2016 saw the Mission Economic Development Department tasked with a number of key objectives which included business retention and expansion (BRE), marketing and communications, investment attraction and workforce development. Here are some of year’s highlights and accomplishments: Twelve business tours were undertaken to give Mayor and Council a stronger understanding of the local business environment and associated opportunities and challenges

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Fruits of Their Labour

Set amongst the breathtaking scenery of Dewdney, surrounded by blueberry fields, vineyards and mountains, a trip out to Kermode Wild Berry Wines quickly turns from retail therapy into a fully-fledged tourist experience. As the name suggests the berries and fruits are wild and hand-picked both locally and across BC. With an abundance of native fruits available, wines on offer include

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