This is a city that loves to eat. Along with that our locals love farm fresh ingredients and artisan products. Our farmer's markets can be found in different neighbourhoods throughout the week. See below for your guide.
Downtown Farmers Market
Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza, at the corner of Georgia & Hamilton
Thursdays, 11am - 3pm from June 1 – October 5
Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza is the new downtown home of Vancouver Farmers Markets’ Thursday market! Shop fresh weekly for the finest quality fresh fruits and vegetables, meat and poultry, baked goods, artisan food, fresh fish, and local artisan beer, wine and spirits.
Granville Island Farmers Market
Next to the Granville Island Public Market
Thursdays, June - October
Most visitors will head over to Granville Island at some point, so plan your visit for a Thursday and check out this farmers market—the most established and oldest of its kind in Vancouver. Once you’ve finished shopping the market, head inside to the public market to continue exploring the city’s culinary offerings.
Kitsilano Farmers Market
Kitsilano Community Centre, 2690 Larch Street
Sundays, 10am - 2pm from May 7 - October 22
Shop fresh on Vancouver's west side this summer! Every Sunday from May 8 - Oct 23, the parking lot of Kitsilano Community Centre fills with the finest quality fresh fruits and vegetables, meat and poultry, baked goods, artisan food, fresh fish, and local artisan beer, wine and spirits. Also features food and coffee trucks, handmade craft and more!
Lonsdale Quay Farmers Market
East plaza at Lonsdale Quay Market, North Vancouver
Saturdays, May - October
This is the market to go to if you want to combine fresh, seasonal produce with seaside views. With an amazing view back to downtown, browse the stall, grab a bite and enjoy the atmosphere. This market is also known to have a good number of local crafts available along with all the delicious edibles.
Main Street Farmers Market
1100 Station Street, steps from the SkyTrain
Wednesdays, 2pm - 6pm from May 31 - October 5
Shop fresh weekly at Vancouver's mid-week commuter market, located just steps from Main Street/Science World Station at 1100 Station Street. Each Wednesday at the Main Street Station Farmers Market, over 30 vendors bring you the finest quality fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, seafood, and poultry, baked goods, artisan food and craft, and hot food.
Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market
8th Avenue and Guelph St.
Sundays,10am - 2pm from May 28 - October 8
Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market returns for its 4th season at 8th Ave. and Guelph St. on June 12th! All summer long, shoppers will find a great selection of local farm product, artisanal beer, wine, and spirits, prepared food, handmade craft and food truck fare at this relaxed Sunday location. Near-by Dude Chillin' Park provides the perfect post-market picnic spot or playground date for families.
Trout Lake Park Farmers Market
13th Ave & Lakewood Drive
Saturdays, 9am - 2pm from May 6 - October 21
The biggest of Vancouver’s farmers markets, the Trout Lake market is just off the popular Commercial Drive neighbourhood and an easy walk from the SkyTrain. Along with seasonal produce and culinary offerings, you’ll also have your pick of food trucks to grab a quick breakfast or lunch. And keep an eye out for chef-types… you’re likely to see some of Vancouver’s best chefs picking up ingredients at this market!
West End Farmers Market
1100 Comox Street, at the edge of Nelson Park
Saturdays, 9am - 2pm from May 27 - October 21
Located in the heart of the West End neighbourhood, this laid-back Saturday market is walking distance from most downtown hotels, making it a great way to start your weekend in Vancouver. Grab a coffee and browse the stalls selling fresh fruit and vegetables, as well as pickles, preserves, baked goods and cheeses, and plan a picnic!