What’s Fresh at Hastings Park – Nov 20
What’s in Season
acorn squash, apples, beets, bell peppers, broccoli, brussels sprouts, butternut squash, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celery, celeriac, chanterelle mushrooms, chard, collard greens, corn, dandelion greens, delicata squash, dill, escarole, endive, fennel, garlic, hazelnuts, hot peppers, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, napa cabbage, nettles, oats, onions, parsnips, potatoes, pears, pumpkin, quince, radishes, rutabaga, salad mix, shallots, spinach, sprouts, sunchokes, strawberries, turnips, tomatoes, walnuts, watercress, winter squash, zucchini
Open View Orchard‘s apple season is coming to an end so this Sunday is your last chance to try their juicy Gala and Ambrosia apples from their small farm in Penticton, BC.
New this Week
Check out these new & returning vendors at #HastingsParkWFM this Sunday:
Evo Car Share is offering Vancouver Farmers Market shoppers FREE memberships with FREE minutes. Find their booth at Hastings Park this Sunday to learn more.
Are you a regular Hastings Park shopper? Pickup your Hastings Shopper Card at our Information Booth and enjoy some great perks including:
- Free Market Money transactions ($2 value)
- Free “bunch” item after 5th visit*
- Free “basket” or “bag” item after 10th visit*
- Free “jar” item after 15th visit*
It’s free to join, just sign up for our weekly newsletter!
*all free items valued at a maximum of $3. Shopper card is available at Hastings Park only.
ENTER our Instagram contest & get a chance to win a limited edition market shopping tote with graphics by local designer, Jane Koo. Find a recipe at the market or on our site. Make the recipe & snap a shot, tagging it on Instagram with #LFGFrecipes. You’ll be automatically entered to win! We’ll give away one prize a week in November so get cooking. For all the recipes and more information on the program, visit: http://www.eatlocal.org/local-food-global-flavours
Help Spread the Word!
Love the market? Tell your friends and family about Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market to help this new market grow. Share our Facebook page & tag your photos @vanmarkets #HastingsParkWFM.
Be a Market Champion! Get a Hastings Park lawn sign and let your neighbours know where to find the freshest in local produce, all within a few minutes of their home. Pickup your lawn sign at the Info Booth this week!
See you at the market!