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What’s Fresh at the West End- July 8

Another beautiful Saturday is almost here!  So swing by the West End Farmers Market to stock up on all the delicious summer treats you need for your beach day, BBQ, hike, bike ride…anything!

In Season:

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!

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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!

Check Out: Humblebee Meadery 

Humblebee Meadery is back at the West End this weekend with their locally made mead!  But what is mead? Mead is a gluten-free alcohol made from fermented honey.  It is one of the oldest alcoholic drinks known to man and boy is it delicious! Come check out Vancouver’s only meadery!

 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.

Get a complete list of this week’s West End Market vendors HERE.

Discover our six other summer market locations on our MARKETS PAGE.

Looking to get involved? Consider volunteering at the market! It’s a great way to get involved and help develop a more sustainable food system. We invite you to sign up via our ONLINE APPLICATION FORM and start volunteering this season!