Tomato Festivals!

Join us as we celebrate the “Love Apple” with tastings, beautiful and informative displays and recipes to make with those delectable heirlooms you just found at the market. This year, we’re celebrating the sweeter side of tomatoes in honour of award-winning gelatiere, James Coleridge from Bella Gelateria, who is crafting tomato basil gelato from Sole […]

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Trout Lake – Aug 16

Share with Your Neighbours Donate a market token and help send low-income families and seniors to the farmers markets! We’re collecting market tokens through the month of August on behalf of the Farmers Market Nutrition Coupon Program. It’s pretty exciting, because the program benefits BOTH neighbours in our market communities AND farmers across the province. […]

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Kerrisdale August 16th – Corn Fest!

We’ve got a corn-ucopia (sorry!) of events scheduled, with a preserving corn demo, truckloads of corn, a corn boil, kettle corn, corn recipes and lots more! Corny the Corn Mascot will be at the market so come say hello! Corn Relish Demo! Our own Roberta Laquaglia will be demonstrating how to create and can your […]

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Save the Date- RIPE 2014

VFM’s Farm Fresh Culinary Feast and Fundraiser     Did you miss our annual RIPE dinner celebration last year? Act now to get your early bird tickets for RIPE 2014, which takes place Sunday, October 19th from 4pm – 8pm at Roundhouse Community Centre. RIPE is VFM’s annual dinner fundraiser, a true celebration of local […]

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Kerrisdale Corn Festival – Aug 16

Pickup a dozen or more cobs and plan a big ol’ cookout on Corn Festival Day – August 16 at the Kerrisdale Market.  

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Trout Lake – July 19

We’re celebrating 20 seasons of Trout Lake! Come join us, some of our founders, long-time vendors and friends as we reminisce about the very beginning of the market and celebrate our success! Schedule of Events: 9am: Opening Bell 11:30am: The Drive Street Band parades through the market 12:00pm: Speeches from dignitaries & founders 12:45pm: Cake […]

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Trout Lake Birthday Bash

This July marks the 20th season anniversary of the East Van/Trout Lake Farmers Market – the one that started it all for temporary, outdoor farmers markets in Vancouver! We’re planning on celebrating this wonderful milestone with a birthday party at Trout Lake, featuring cake, music, a special market story-telling & history booth and a few […]

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Market Sponsor: Modo The Car Co-op

The friendly folks at Modo have been offering Vancouverites rides since 1997. A true champion of community, Modo supports many local events and organizations around town, including the 2014 Kitsilano Farmers Market. This summer, Modo is offering complimentary lifts home from the market for shoppers who need a hand with their groceries and other local […]

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