What’s Fresh at Mt Pleasant-June 4th

In Season Now    The cold, damp spring has resulted in a slow start to the season for growers across the board; many are reporting they’re a month behind planting, crops are struggling in the wet soil, and the lack of sunshine has been slowing down production. Despite these challenges you’ll find an abundance of […]

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What’s Fresh at Mt Pleasant Market-Oct 2nd

Fun for the whole Family! #MtPFallFair Don’t forget to bring your “Veggie Brag” or “Veggie on Parade” by 9:30am. To be judged by shoppers and vendors, and winners get great Market Swag! THE PRODUCE: Our famous annual Urban Pumpkin Patch brought by The Applebarn! Don’t forget to grab your pumpkin for Halloween and squash for […]

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What’s Fresh at Mt Pleasant Market-Sept 25th

THE PRODUCE: Acorn squash, apples, artichokes, beets, basil, beans, bell peppers, bitter melon, blackberries, bok choy, broccoli, brussels sprouts, butternut squash, cabbage, cantaloupe, carrots, cauliflower, celery, chard, corn, cucumber, dill, eggplant, fennel, garlic, gem squash, green onions, head lettuce, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, mint, mushrooms, napa cabbage, onions, potatoes, peas, plums, radishes, raspberries, salad mix, spinach, summer […]

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Fall Fair is coming -Oct 2nd!

Fun for the whole family! Contests,games,pumpkin patch and great fresh food! “You grew THAT?!” Veggie Brag contest! Have you grown the weirdest,wildest,biggest fruit or veggie that everyone HAS to see? This contest is for you! Bring it to Fall Fair and it will be judged by shoppers and vendors, and you could win some great Vancouver […]

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What’s Fresh at Mt Pleasant Market-July 17th

The Produce: apricots,peaches, beans, mushrooms, beets, blackberries, blueberries, cabbage, carrots, chard,  cherries, chives, cucumbers, fennel,  garlic scapes, spinach,kale, peppers, radishes, raspberries, salad mix, snap peas, tomatoes, zucchini New Vendors: Welcome Honest Food Farm back to Mt Pleasant Market! All the way from the Similkameen Valley, The Zebroff  family grow a wide variety of organic produce, be sure to stop by for their […]

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Dig In! Demos & Schedule

Schedule 9:00 – Market Opens 10:00 – Build your own Terrarium 11:00 – Backyard Boxes Compost Demo 12:00 – Build your own Terrarium 1:00 – Backyard Boxes Compost Demo 2:00 – Market Closes Ongoing: Garden Q & A with Vancouver Master Gardeners, Live Bee Box with Richmond Beekeepers Association Demos Click on the image for […]

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Dig In! Garden Fest at Trout Lake – May 28

The Produce asparagus, bok choy, broccolini, chard, chives, cucumbers, edible flowers, fennel, garlic scapes, green apricots, green onions, kohlrabi, leeks, radishes, rhubarb, salad mix, strawberries, snap peas, tomato starts, turnip greens, zucchini, zucchini flowers The Vendors This Dig In! Garden Fest, find shrubs, hanging baskets and veggie starts from the farmers themselves! Veggie Starts: Farmer Koo, […]

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Favourite Recipes Food Swap – April 24

In partnership with Food Swap Burnaby, we’re hosting another food swap at the Hastings Park Market on April 24th.  Not sure what a food swap is?  It is an event where makers and growers of food get together to trade their bounty.  It is a great way to diversify your pantry – after making 24 […]

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