Market News

Member Appreciation Day – October 1

Its Member Appreciation Day!

It’s the first market of the month, meaning its member appreciation day! Don’t forget your member cards and to look for the rainbow Member Special signs while you’re at the market and save! Not a member yet? Sign up at the market information tent or online. Membership last for 12 months so even though we are nearing the end of the summer season, if you sign up this month, your membership will be good for the winter markets and even all summer in 2016!

Here are just a few of the MAD deals you can expect tomorrow –

  • Apple barn Pumpkin Farm – $1.00 off their pepper bags
  • Blue Comet Seafoods – 25% off cold smoked white spring salmon
  • Cropthorne Farm – Sweet Peppers 3.00/lb, regular $4.00/lb
  • Le Meadows Pantry – $1 off pear maple syrup and sage jam
  • Pate Pastiche – Mushroom Pate $9, or two for $17

Take our Market Survey

YT Survey

As we are nearing the end of our third season in Yaletown, its time to review our impact in the Yaletown community. We are conducting a short survey for the next two weeks to gather important information about the Yaletown Farmers Market! We want to hear from you, the Yaletown market shopper! If you took our survey last week, thank you! If you have not, its quick and easy and your participation is greatly appreciated! You can find the survey tent near the red information tent. There are 8 easy questions and you get to answer them with fun coulourful stickers! Have a suggestion not related to the survey, pop it our suggestion box, we want to hear that too!

Harvest Festival at the West End Farmers Market

Harvest Poster

Everything squash and apples and pears! Recipes, information, cooking tips and a Pie Competition.

Our annual Fall Fruit Pie Competition at West End Farmers Market will take place Saturday, October 10th, and is open to amateur and professional bakers of all ages!

The entry deadline is October 7th, and you can find the contest application form attached below.

Enter your best pie recipe for the chance to win Farmers Market glory!

Pie Competition Entry Form: 2015FallFruitPieCompetition

Ripe 2015

Did you attend the memorable evening of local food, craft beverage, live music and farmer love last year? Our Ripe event returns to the Yaletown Roundhouse this October! Check our RIPE event page for all the details, including participating chefs, farms and event tickets that are selling fast! This is one farm-to-table experience you don’t want to miss!

See you at the market!


For a complete list of vendors every week, check out our online schedule