Queer Owned Businesses & Local Stores
Burnt Honey Dessert Company was started by wife and wife team Kara and Fiona Shedden, born from Kara’s lifelong passion for ice cream and Fiona’s fearless entrepreneurial spirit. Proudly serving homemade, high quality ice cream and macarons ever since. We strive to support as many local farmers, artists and other small businesses as possible in the process.
Cowichan Computer Whisperer
Cowichan Computer Whisperer is an in-house technical support and general computer services for Cowichan Valley and beyond, provided by a trans-friendly computer professional.
Dutch Wren has over 12 years experience as a Red Seal Plumber & Class B Gasfitter. Residential/Commercial repairs and new installations.
Harbour City Doulas
Nanaimo’s only collaborative doula practice, focused on unbiased and non judgemental support from experienced doulas dedicated to enhancing your experience.
Red Orca Powersports and Marine – Ally
We are a locally owned small engine repair shop, specializing in motorcycle and outboard motors, but more than happy to work on any small gas engine.
The Vault Cafe
This local downtown gem is a safe space. Cozy, delicious food/drinks, fabulous events calendar, and lots of photo opportunities with their unique outdoor space.