Hot Chocolate Fest!

  Who’s excited for Cityfood Magazine’s 9th Annual Hot Chocolate Fest? WE ARE! And you should be too, because there’s no better way to beat back the post-holiday-cum-mid-winter doldrums like a rich, steaming cup of C7H8N4O2. Starting January 19th, there are 70+ flavours going live in 36 different venues for this year’s festival, which runs until Valentine’s Day (Feb […]

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It’s Member Week at the Winter Markets

  It’s our favourite time of the month  – that week when we get to appreciate our Market Members! If you’re a card carrying VFM member, make sure to bring it this weekend to cash in on the exclusive savings from our vendors at Riley Park and Hastings Park. Not a member yet? Annual memberships […]

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Thanks for Giving last Tuesday

Thanks to everyone in the Vancouver Farmers Markets community who donated to our Fresh to Families Fund on Giving Tuesday (Nov 27). With your help, we raised $1,900 – enough to bring 5 more families into the program next season! Every week from June-October 2019, each family will be provided with $21 in fresh food […]

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October Membership Drive

Our October Membership Drive is on now – sign up or renew your Market Membership this month to benefit from some exclusive offers and a chance to win $100 in Market Money!   15% off Market Merchandise No Market Money transaction fees all month – save $2/per transaction A chance to win $100 in Market […]

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Don’t miss Tomato Fest!

  Ok folks, let’s talk tomatoes. Are tangy Green Zebras your thing, or do you prefer the candy-like sweetness of a Sungold? Do your tastes lean towards the intense flavour and slight saltiness of a Black Krim, or is the complex and tropical taste profile of a Juane Flamme more your cup of tea? Whatever […]

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It’s Member Week!

  It’s Member Week at Vancouver Farmers Markets between July 1 – 7, and our vendors have a host of savings in store for our Market Members! Highlights include $5 off bottles of Old Order Distilling’s Heritage Vodka, $6 off BC Wine Studio’s Sirens Call Harmonious, $1 off any Hearth Bread from Sweet Thea Cakes, […]

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Downtown magnet contest

Look out for VFM’s colourful fridge magnets adorning lamp posts, doorways, and newspaper boxes downtown in June – they’re good for a $5 Market Money token at our Thursday Downtown Farmers Market. The magnet, designed by local illustrator Holly Cruise, can be traded in for a wooden token worth $5 in market product during the entire month of […]

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Spring Eggstravaganza at Hastings Park

  We’re hosting an egg-stra special market on Sunday, April 1st at Hastings Park! Meet a chicken, learn about egg-laying hens and dye eggs naturally. Activity Line-Up Egg Display: Learn about the breeds of hens that lay brown, white, spotted and blue eggs Egg Recipes: Try out a new egg recipe with local, cage free […]

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