What’s Fresh at Mt Pleasant Market-July 9th
Blueberries | Garlic Scapes | Raspberries | Salad Greens | Summer Squash | Chard | Green Peas | Radishes | Potatoes | Eggs | Cheese| Seafood | Honey…Check out the full IN SEASON LIST HERE!
Make sure to also read the latest In Season blog post that features green peas and summer squash. Check it out for cooking tips and a delicious fresh pea hummus recipe!
Do you make a great pie?
Berry fest – It’s almost time again to celebrate our annual Berry Festival at Main st. and Mount Pleasant Markets Yay! There will be tons of fun Berry related activities for all! We will be hosting a Berry Tasting, Kids Activities and of course our BC Berry Pie Contest!
Main St Farmers Market (No Pie Contest) – Wednesday July 12th from 2pm to 6pm
Mount Pleasant Farmers Market (Pie Contest Day) – Sunday July 16th from 10am to 2pm
Do you, or do you know someone who makes the best berry pie this side of the Fraser? Please sign up and or spread the word. Competitors are encouraged to source their Berries on Wednesday (July 12th) at the Main St Market (No Pie contest at Main St. Market) to use for their Pie Entries at Mount Pleasant on Sunday July 16th. We’ve got great prizes this year – 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners will all go home with a berry related something!
Did you know that Mt P regular vendor Salt and Harrow are now Certified Organic! A long road and a lot of work…Congrads you guys:)
Help welcome NEW vendor to MT P market Savory Sausage! All of their handcrafted sausages are blended with fresh milled spices and herbs, premium cuts of locally raised Fraser Valley meat are then mixed to create the freshest tasting sausage available. Yum!
Summer Market Schedules
Trout Lake – opened May 6, 9am-2pm – North Parking Lot, John Hendry Park
Kitsilano – opened May 7, 10am-2pm – 10th Ave. & Larch St.
Mt Pleasant – opened May 28, 10am-2pm – Dude Chilling Park, 8th & Guelph
Main St Station – opened May 31, 2pm-6pm – Near Main St. Skytrain
Downtown – opened June 1, 11am-3pm – Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza
Riley Park – opened June 24, 10am-2pm – 50 East 30th Ave.