RIPE 2015

Celebrate the Harvest with Vancouver Farmers Markets at RIPE 2015!




When: Sunday, October 18 – 4:00-8:00 PM

Where: Exhibition Hall, Roundhouse Community Centre



Our annual RIPE Dinner is a true celebration of the harvest – a showcase of local ingredients from our farms and producers paired with some of Vancouver’s top chefs and restaurants, including Chef Andrea Carlson of Burdock & Co, Chef Chris Whittaker of Forage, Chef Meeru Dhalwala of Vij’s Rangoli, Chef Ned Bell of Yew seafood + bar, and Chef Quang Dang of West Restaurant.

RIPE 2015 will feature 10 unique culinary creation stations, craft beverages and dessert tastings artfully prepared from fresh, seasonal and sustainably harvest food. Check our our event FAQs for more details.


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Tickets are on sale now! Get yours before they’re gone!


Participating Chefs & Restaurants:


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Chef Andrea Carlson, Burdock & Co




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Craft Beverages from:


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The Distillery Bar + Kitchen  BCWineStudio_LogoBC Wine Studio


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R&B Brewing Co


Local Food From:


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Northern Divine                                 logo-2Golden West Farms

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In proud partnership with:



Thanks to our RIPE 2015 Sponsors:





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Interested in RIPE 2015 Sponsorship? View our complete Sponsorship Program.

For RIPE media info, click here.

All event photos by: Joey Armstrong,