Bike to Shop Days – This Weekend! (July 21 to 23)

Ride Your Bike to the Market and Join in the FUN! The event is taking place all weekend from Friday morning Sunday evening. Celebration Stations ‘Celebration Stations’ will be found across Metro Vancouver will be set up for a few hours each, but the event continues the thought each day The celebration stations closest to […]

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Re: BC Forest Fires – Message from Barrie Redl and Family

July 14, 2017 – Via Abbotsford Farmers’ Market regarding our long time vendor Redl’s Homegrown Beef Hello, We’ve received news from the Redl’s Homegrown Beef gang in the Cariboo. They are currently under an evacuation order because of a fire that is burning within a half mile of the ranch house. The fire is currently moving away […]

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Calling all Berry Lovers, Pie Lovers and Spatula Lick’n Bakers! 

The Artisan Berry Event and Baking Contest will take place at all three markets on these dates: July 22 at Lonsdale Artisan Farmers’ Market July 29 at Burnaby Artisan Farmers’ Market July 30 at Ambleside Artisan Farmers’ Market Check out the Berry Pie Baking Contest this Saturday at Lonsdale Farmer’s Market!  And don’t miss!  Darlene Tanaka’s Berry Baking Demo […]

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Fresh Food Nutrition and Jamie Oliver’s ‘The Truth About Chickens’

This week, at both Burnaby and Ambleside, we invite you to come talk animal welfare with the BC SPCA and our vendors who care deeply about their meat animals’ well-being. Following a shocking video of chicken abuse in Chilliwack, the firing of six employees, and animal activist protestors, we’d like to bring you the good […]

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Father’s Day Photo Contest and Kids Card Craft on at all Three Artisan Farmers’ Markets This Weekend!

When you’re at the market this weekend, snap and post a photo of yourself in the Artisan Father’s Day Photo Frame to one of our Facebook or Instagram pages. Use hashtag #ArtisanFathersDay and join in Win a Salmon and Beer Treat for Dad! The photo that gets the most ‘Likes’ wins a Salmon and Beer treat […]

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Artisan’s #BCBuylocal ‘Fresh Food Nutrition’ Event

With inhumane chicken raising practices in the news this week, the timing could not be better for you to take a good look at the journey chickens make from egg-to-plate and how they are treated along the way. Coincidentally, this weekend’s Artisan #BCBuyLocal event is focused on exactly that, how local food makes its way from […]

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Humane Chicken Raising Practices at ‘Fresh Food Nutrition’ Event

Artisan’s #BCbuylocal ‘Fresh Food Nutrition’ event focuses on fresh food nutrition and the compassionate treatment of chicken and livestock. It’s your chance to speak directly with local farmers to understand how the food you are eating is raised, grown, prepared and transported, with care for your consumption. Inhumane Chicken Raising Practices on CBC News With inhumane chicken raising […]

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