Harvest Festival at the West End Farmers Market

Come celebrate the Harvest! Everything squash, apples and pears! Recipes, information, cooking tips and a Pie Competition! Saturday, October 18 | 9-2 @ West End Farmers Market – 1100 Comox St. (Adjacent to Nelson Park) Fun for all ages – free admission! BC Fall-Fruit Pie Competition Attention Pie Bakers – we’re putting out an All […]

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Mount Pleasant Market-Sept 14th

  At your Pleasant Market this week: *1UP Caramels: They create yummy handmade caramels with flavours like Gingerbread, Cranberry Almond and Pear Cardamom *Rai Produce: It is their last time at our market this Sunday, make sure you stock up on some of the best peaches and apples. *Farmer Koo: their really pretty pansies and beautiful hanging baskets […]

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West End – September 13

It’s Farmer Appreciation Week! In honour of Farmers Appreciation week Sept 8-15, we’re celebrating BC Farmers and showing our appreciation for the fresh, local food they provide with a contest! Instagram Contest: We’re giving away $50 to spend at any VFM market. Snap a pic of some delicious food made with market ingredients, give a shout […]

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Trout Lake – Sept 13

It’s FARMER APPRECIATION WEEK! In honour of Farmers Appreciation week Sept 8-15, we’re celebrating BC Farmers and showing our appreciation for the fresh, local food they provide with a contest! We’re giving away $50 to spend at any VFM market. Snap an Instagram pic of some delicious food made with market ingredients, give a shout […]

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VFM’s First-Ever ProAm Competition at Main Street Station Market

Here’s your chance to compete head-to-head alongside a couple of the most reputable chefs in town. Chef Alvin Pillay of the Blackbird Public House and Oyster Bar and Chef Nathan Lowey of Campagnolo are inviting aspiring chefs to partner with them in a friendly pro-am competition at the Main Street Station Farmers Market on September 24. […]

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Great food + Good Karma = RIPE 2014

How better to enjoy great food with a good conscious then to  pair Vancouver’s  socially conscious Forage restaurant with  the revolutionary VFM vendor Sole Food Street Farms. Forage restaurant loves creating community and quality farm to table fare to share: “Forage means that we no longer seek out excess and indulgence, but instead revisit a […]

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Kerrisdale – September 13

Harvest Days are here in BC and farmers are telling us that they’re expecting a bumper crop of fall produce this year! What’s Fresh Speaking of things bountiful, The Mushroom Man Scott Henderson will be bringing no less than 30lbs of freshly picked chanterelle mushrooms from Tofino to the market! This week we welcome back […]

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Yaletown – September 11

September may just be the best month at the farmers market. It’s a great time to stock up on lots of goodies to can and have around for the winter season ahead. It’s also the time our fall favourites start to arrive like apples, pears and winter squash! Not to mention all the beautiful colours! […]

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