Market News

Main St. Station – September 3

Come and Join us at the Main St. Station Farmers Market in Thornton Park on September 3rd from 3-7pm!

Wednesday is Member Appreciation Day! Members do not have to pay transaction fees for Market Money purchases, and many growers and vendors will be offering Member Specials. For more information on becoming a member click here, or visit the charming crew at the Info Booth!

The calendar may tell you it is after Labour Day, but many summer favorites are still available this week. Your favorite BC growers will offer tomatoes, greens, beans, zucchini, herbs, and fresh cut flowers. As we progress into fall, look for squash, celery, carrots, peppers, corn, leeks, cauliflower, cabbage, potatoes and much more!

Delicious BC apples and pears are arriving to the market in more varietals and greater abundance each week. SPCA certified poultry, farm fresh eggs and Ocean Wise fish will be waiting for you too, so bring an extra shopping bag!

Check out our Artisans and food trucks this week!

Koko Monk the artisan chocolate maker is back, and resistance is futile!

Royal Herbs will have their “ground to jar” products for you to enjoy. Luke Hogan is a certified herbalist and will be on site to answer all of your questions.

Transylvania Fresh will be serving sizzling Eastern European cabbage rolls, and sausages.

Culver City Salads will enchant your taste buds with their fresh raw choices and more!

RIPE 2014 early bird tickets are still available! RIPE 2014 is the Vancouver Farmers Markets annual dinner celebration, showcasing Vancouver’s top culinary talent, paired with the best of VFM producers. Appetizers and a sit down feast of market-fare will take place at the elegant Roundhouse Exhibition Hall on Sunday, October 19th from 4-8pm. RIPE 2014 will feature signature cocktails, micro-brews, BC wines, live entertainment and a silent auction. Buy your early bird tickets here!

See You in Thornton Park on Wednesday!