Celebrate our 25th anniversary with a membership!

We can’t quite have the birthday party we had planned, but gifts are appreciated!   Necessary modifications to our markets during the pandemic has meant a huge hit to our revenue, at a time when increased staff, and resources to run the markets safely are needed more than ever. This July, our birthday month, we […]

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VFM Online Orders – UPDATE!

We’re launching the next phase of VFM Online Ordering – making it easier for you to connect with vendors and pickup up your orders quickly and safely. ORDERING ONLINE Our online ordering platform, Local Line, is now divided into separate market stores. This change will make it easier for you to look up your favourite […]

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The 25th Anniversary Market Tote

Introducing our limited edition 25th Anniversary Market Tote! Created as a fundraiser for VFM and our Fresh to Families Fund , partial proceeds will directly support our local families in need, providing fresh food direct from our farms and producers. By purchasing our limited edition market tote bag, you are helping feed families while supporting local […]

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Berries and cherries round up

With peak berry season about to hit, we wanted to give you berry-lovers a quick round up of the fruits currently available at our 6 summer markets! Raspberries A very damp June has delayed raspberry season for many of our farmers, but don’t fret, there will be some available from a few farms this week! […]

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Hand sanitizer at the markets

When large supply chains sold out of hand sanitizer in the wake of Covid-19, our liquor vendors pivoted and got to work making their own (W.H.O approved) concoctions. We are so grateful to our generous vendors Wayward Distillery, Sons of Vancouver Distillery and Odd Society Spirits who stocked us up with hand sanitizer in the first […]

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Shop local craft from the comfort of your home

We were happy to learn yesterday that Dr. Bonnie Henry has lifted restrictions on the sale of non-food items at farmers markets in BC. While we work to bring our craft vendors back to the markets, why not support local makers at the Got Craft? Virtual Market, taking place Friday, June 5 – Sunday, June 7? […]

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VFM Online Orders

Looking for a faster, more convenient way to shop with your fave VFM vendors? VFM Online Orders, our new online ordering platform, helps you: >> Skip the line for safer, more convenient pick-up at select markets. >> Get what you need. Ordering ahead ensures high demand products are available when you need them. >> Plan your shop […]

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Market shopping during COVID-19: how and why to support local right now

With the opening of the West End and Mt. Pleasant Markets this weekend, Vancouverites will have two more places to shop direct with local farms and producers during COVID-19. And while it’s no secret that the summer markets are very different from the relaxed, community gatherings they were pre-pandemic, it’s now more crucial than ever […]

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