Farmers Markets around Greater Vancouver

Shopping for fresh, local vegetables and fruits at the Farmers markets has always been the best way to support your community. Vancouver is blessed to have a great organization called eatlocal.org that is the umbrella organization for Vancouver Farmers Markets.

Our locations are all unique and different and reflect the diverse neighbourhoods that host them. Each one has a different style and character – visit all of them to see for yourself! The 2009 season dates and times are:

Trout Lake Farmers Market

Saturdays, May – October

9am – 2pm each week

May 16 – October 10

15th Avenue & Victoria Drive in the Parking Lot of Trout Lake Community Centre

West End Farmers Market

Saturdays, June – October

June 6 – October 24

9am – 2pm each week

1100 Block of Comox Street across from Nelson Park at Mole Hill

Our Wednesday Market at Riley Park has been moved to:

Main Street Station at Thornton Park

Wednesdays, June – October

June 10 – October 21

3pm – 7pm

Thornton Park across from the VIA Rail Station and near the Main St Skytrain Station

Kitsilano Farmers Market

Sundays, June – October

June 7 – October 25

10am – 2pm each week

10th Avenue and Larch Street, Parking Lot of Kitsilano Community Centre

Gastown Farmers Market

Sundays, August & September (2009 Trial)

August 2 – September 27

11am – 3pm

200 Block of Carrall Street – between Water and Cordova

Winter Farmers Market

Alternate Saturdays, starting November 8, 2008 – April 25, 2009

November 8, 22 December 6, 20

January 3(cancelled), 17, 31  February 14, 28

March 14, 28  April 11, 25

10am – 2pm

WISE Hall, 1882 Adanac Street at Victoria Drive

Holiday Market

Saturday only Annually in December

Saturday, December 12, 2009

11am – 6pm

Croatian Cultural Centre, 3250 Commercial Drive *new location*

Artisan Farmer’s Markets

Lonsdale Quay at East Plaza.

SAT May 9- Oct 24 (10am-3pm). Burnaby at 4949 Canada Way. SAT June 13-Oct 24 (9am -1pm).

www.artisanmarkets.ca

Coquitlam Farmers Markets

Farmers Market  –

Every Sunday May 10 – Oct 25, 9am – 1pm.

Parking lot of Dogwood Pavilion (Poirier & Winslow Sts.).

Pocket Market – Every Sunday May 24 – Oct 25, 10am – 2pm.

Knowles St in front of Port Moody Rec Complex, Port Moody.

www.makebakegrow.com

Surrey Urban Farmers Market

A Farmers Market in downtown Surrey.

Every Wed. June 17 – Sept 30, 1-6pm.

City Parkway and 102nd Ave (in the North Surrey Recreation Centre Plaza).

www.surreymarket.org

Langley Community Farmers Market

Wednesday’s 3-7pm beginning July 8th @ the Kwantlen Polytechnic University Glover Road Parking lot.

778.245.0980

www.langleycommunityfarmersmarket.com

White Rock Farmers’ Market

Visit us at our new home in our 10th Anniversary year.

Every Sunday May 31 – Oct 11, 9am – 1pm.

The new Miramar Village Plaza.

www.whiterockfarmersmarket.ca

Abbotsford Farm & Country Market

Downtown on Montrose Ave at George Ferguson Way through Oct 31

Come for the freshness, stay for the fun.

Saturdays from 9am – 1pm. 604-996-1542.

www.abbotsfordfarmandcountrymarket.com

Haney Farmers Market

A lively Saturday morning Market in Memorial Peace Park in downtown Maple Ridge.

Every Saturday May 9 to October 10 from 9am-2pm. 604-467-7433.

www.haneyfarmersmarket.org