What’s Fresh at Nat Bailey – Feb 18

What’s in Season

Produce: apples, asian pears, beets, bok choi, brussels sprouts, cabbage, carrots, celeriac, chard, collards, daikon, endive, fennel, garlic, herbs, kale, kiwi, kohlrabi, leafy greens, leeks, mushrooms, napa cabbage, onions, parsnips, potatoes, pears, radishes, rutabaga, salad mix, spinach, shallots, sprouts, sunchokes, turnips, wild mushrooms,           winter squash, wheatgrass

Meats, Seafood, Dairy: Beef, Bison, Halibut, Pork, Duck, Salmon, Turkey, Chicken, Cod, Cheese, Eggs, Tuna

Other: Dried Fruit, Honey, Frozen Berries, Juice, Pickles, Yogurt, Preserves


You’ve got two more weeks to pick up a Food Truck February Passport for your chance to win a food truck lunch every week at the markets FOR A YEAR ! Get it stamped each week when you purchase a food truck meal. Passport holders with three stamps at the end of February will be eligible to be entered to win the Golden Ticket. Imagine all the deliciousness you’ll be able to devour over a whole year…

Plus… enter our #foodtruckfeb Instagram Contest

Post a photo of your fave food truck lunch and tag it @vanmarkets and #foodtruckfeb. Each post will be entered to win a VFM World Traveller Pack containing a reusable coffee mug, a limited edition canvas tote and a set of Got it! produce bags. One lucky winner will be drawn at the end of February.

Click HERE to learn more about Food Truck February

This weeks food trucks:

Melt City Grilled Cheese | The Bean Buggy | The Kaboom Box | Feastro-The Rolling Bistro | JJ’s Trucketeria | ChiliTank | Creperie La Boheme | Sarcastic Bean Coffee Inc. | The Juice Truck | The Schnitzel Shack | Disco Cheetah | Yolks Breakfast

Click HERE for this week’s full Nat Bailey vendor list

Donation Station

This week’s recipient of the donation station is the David Thompson Carrot Club. David Thompson Secondary is a F2S-funded school working in partnership with Fresh Roots Urban Farming Society. Together, Fresh Roots and David Thompson’s student Carrot Club are interested in purchasing local organic apples, kale, and other produce for their food preservation program. Help support this important partnership by stopping by this Saturday and donating local produce, cash & market money are also accepted. Thanks in advance for your generous support!

Hastings Park Winter Market

If you miss Nat Bailey, be sure to head to the east side to pick up your weekly groceries! Every Sunday the Hastings Park Winter Farmers Market runs 10-2pm until the end of April. It has lots of FREE parking and more vendors than ever before! *Details here*

Visit us at Nat Bailey Stadium (4601 Ontario St.), Saturdays, 10am-2pm 

Click here for more Nat Bailey Winter Farmers Market