It's harvest season! Farmers, bakers, cooks, craft and artisan vendors, organizers and volunteers have been busy creating the best of what NL has to offer. Pick a Saturday and go enjoy! No farmers' market in your area yet? The Farmers' Markets Best Practices Toolkit can help.
Happy Valley-Goose Bay Community Outdoor Market
When: Saturdays Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Where: Small ball field behind E.J. Broomfield Memorial Arena, 2 Churchill St.
Fresh produce, fresh poultry, crafts, jewellery, baked goods, home based business products and so much more! Admission is always free! This summer project is a partnership between the Central Labrador Economic Development Board, Food Security Network, Wellness Coalition, Mennonite Central Community and the Town of Happy Valley - Goose Bay. For more information, please contact Jill Airhart, Market Manager at 896-4253 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Facebook page.
Norris Point Farmers' Market
When: Every Second Saturday Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Where: Julia Ann Walsh Center (old Bonne Bay Cottage Hospital)
Located on grounds outside if weather permits, otherwise held indoors in the Center. A variety of items for sale including baked goods, fresh produce,jams, jellies and local crafts. Email Jessica at email@example.com for more information or to become a vendor.
West Coast Farmers' Market
When: Saturdays Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Where: Majestic Lawn, West Street, Corner Brook
Stephenville Community Market
When: Saturdays Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Where: Lions Building, Woodland Avenue
The Stephenville Community Market features arts and crafts, recycled and used items, and farm and garden products. Sponsored by the Stephenville Lions Club. For more information contact Derrick McKay at 709-643-5020.
Fogo Farmers’ Market
When: Saturdays Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Where: Fogo Central (Next to the Credit Union)
Local fresh produce and more. Contact Winston Osmond at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Torbay Farmers' Market
When: Sundays Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 9 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Where: Torbay Kinsmen Community Centre
Local produce, children's activities, arts and crafts, and free hot chocolate! For more information about the market visit the Facebook page, the Torbay website, email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or call 437-6532 x284.
St. John's Farmers' Market
When: Saturdays Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Where: Lions Club Chalet, Bonaventure Ave.
Produce, international foods, arts and crafts, fresh coffee, waffles, sweet snacks, kids events, buskers… and special events! For more information about the St. John's Farmers' Market visit stjohnsfarmersmarket.org.