Over 150 local farms and producers will keep the harvest rolling in this season at Vancouver Winter Farmers Markets two weekly winter markets.
Starting November 4th, these festive and family-friendly events will run rain or shine and offer Vancouver’s best source of winter produce, locally raised meat, poultry, & eggs, sustainable seafood, craft alcohol, artisanal cheese & bread, a wide mix of prepared food, wild harvested products, handmade craft, and food trucks.
Vancouver Winter Farmers Markets
What: Nat Bailey Winter Farmers Market
Where: 4601 Ontario St, Vancouver
When: Saturdays 10:00am to 2:00pm, November 4 – April 21 (closed December 30)
Find a selection of food trucks and hot drink vendors along with market musicians for your enjoyment. There are plenty of covered seating areas and warming stations too.
What: Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market
Where: PNE, Renfrew & Hastings, Vancouver
When: Sundays 10:00am to 2:00pm, November 5 – April 29 (closed December 24 & 31)
Hastings Park has 20+ new vendors this season – including farms, cheesemakers, craft alcohol producers, food trucks, and artisanal food producers. There is free parking for market shoppers at Gate 2 off of Renfrew St.
Other highlights of the weekly Winter Markets include live music, face painting for kids, educational activities and community programming, and a great opportunity to connect with local farmers and producers.
For more information, and to find out what’s in season, follow Vancouver Farmers Markets on Facebook and Twitter.