Market News

Mount Pleasant Market- Sept 7th

2014-08-31 11.12.22

It’s Member Appreciation Day at Mount Pleasant Market!

Bring your Member Card for free Market Money transactions and 15% off all merchandise at the Info Tent (including these great Mount Pleasant canvas tote bags designed by local artist Jane Koo). Look for the rainbow “Member Special” signs posted at vendor stalls throughout the market to save! Not a member? Sign up online or at the Info Booth. Help us keep running farmers markets in Vancouver neighbourhoods.

Farmer Appreciation Week:In honour of Farmers Appreciation week Sept 8-15, we’re celebrating BC Farmers and showing our appreciation for the fresh, local food they provide with a contest.We’re giving away $50 to spend at any VFM market. Snap a pic of some delicious food made with market ingredients, give a shout out to the farm or producer who supplied those ingredients & tag it #thankabcfarmer. While you’re at it, thank a farmer in real life too! Contest closes: Monday, Sept 15 at 5pm.

Share with Your Neighbours campaign: Thanks to your generosity, we’re sending low-income families and seniors to the market with $1674.70! Thanks everyone!

RIPE 2014: VFM annual dinner fundraiser is coming up soon! RIPE is a family-style celebration of seasonal food that showcases the best of BC farmers paired with Vancouver’s top farm-to-table chefs at Edible Canada, Forage, and Vij’s Rangoli. RIPE will also feature our new breweries, distilleries and wineries. Get more information and your tickets here and buy before Sept 15th and save $10!

See you Sunday! 🙂