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What’s Fresh Downtown – July 7

THE PRODUCE:

Apricots, asparagus, beets, basil, beans, bell peppers, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, bok choy, cabbage carrots, cauliflower, chard, cherries, cucumber, currants, eggplant, fennel, garlic scapes, gooseberries, green onions, head lettuce, herbs, kale, kohlrabi, micro-greens, mushrooms, mustards, new potatoes, peaches, peas, radishesraspberries, salad mix, spinach, strawberries, sunflowers, tomatoes, turnips, wheatgrass, zucchini

THE VENDORS:

Golden West Farms – bringing the first certified organic cherries from the Okanagan to the downtown farmers market. It won’t be long and they will be bringing organic peaches too!

Glen Valley Artichoke – You’ll remember Donna from the last couple years in Yaletown bringing artichokes! We’re excited to see all the other goodies she’ll bring this week!

Douglas Farms – Stop by the Douglas Farms and pick up some tasty valley strawberries! They won’t disappoint!

DONT MISS:

It’s Member Appreciation Day downtown this Thursday! Make sure to bring your member card or sign up for a membership at the information booth so you can take advantage of all the member perks including the no market money transaction fee and some vendor discounts. Here a sneak peak at some of the savings!

  • Blue Comet Seafoods – 10% off Fresh Barkley Sound Sockeye Salmon
  • Green Coast Craft Coffee – 2 for 1 Nitro Cold Brew Coffee
  • Rockweld Farm – Buy Two Packs of Chicken Drumsticks, Get One Free
  • Sole Food Street Farms – FREE Bunch of Perennial Herbs with any Purchase over $5

Look for the Member Appreciation Day signs at the market for more vendor specials!

Market sponsor Evo Car Share is offering market shoppers free memberships and 30 minutes of driving time just by stopping by their tent. If you’re already a member stop anyway as they might have a special give away for members!

Help spread the word! Stop by the information tent and pick up a poster and some leaflets to hang up in lunch rooms, elevators, lobbies and community boards. Help the market grow by spreading the word to your colleagues and neighbours!

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Get a complete list of this week’s Downtown Market vendors here.

Discover our five other summer market locations on our Markets Page.