Vancouver Farmers Market returns to Nat Bailey Stadium, 4601 Ontario Street for their winter market starting Saturday November 7th and will run each Saturday until April 23 save for December 26th. The market will run each day from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. This is a great opportunity to shop local all winter long. Each week you can expect to find locally grown fruit and vegetables, meat and seafood from local ranchers and fishermen, artisan cheese and bread, herbs and seasonal nursery items, baked goods and prepared foods. Also on hand, as usual, will be a few food trucks, hot drink vendors and a little live music to keep you entertained.
Hastings Park – November 8 to May 1 / 10 – 2
If you prefer heading to the farmers market on a Sunday, then be sure to check out the market at Hastings Park beginning Sunday November 8th. This farmers market will run every Sunday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm until May 1, 2016 save for December 27th. The market is located on the PNE grounds by the Hastings Skatepark. This market will also feature a great selection of local produce, including fish, poultry, meat and dairy products. You will also find locally sourced artisan prepared foods, baked goods, local crafts and food trucks serving hot food to keep you warm in the cooler months. Come out and support local this winter.
Photo Credit: Deborah Waller