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Esquimalt Farmers Market Winter Indoor Markets @ Esquimalt Rec Centre
Jan 24 @ 4:30 pm – May 9 @ 7:30 pm
Esquimalt Farmers Market Winter Indoor Markets @ Esquimalt Rec Centre

EFM’s indoor season starts JANUARY 24th at Esquimalt Rec Centre, operating biweekly until April 4 and then weekly indoors until May 9. May 16- September 19 EFM is back outside in Memorial Park.

Find locally grown produce, live music, artisans, food trucks, locally made foods and a buzzing community hub, every week!

Full vendor lineups will be posted on the FB page and our website,, weekly.

Shoppers will find a wide selection of freshly harvested seasonal fruits and vegetables, ethically raised meat, chicken and duck eggs, cheese, fresh baked breads and other baked goods, a variety of prepared foods, preserves and beverages, vegan foods, and a range of handmade artisan items, including clothing, body products, jewellery and art!

EFM is always looking for helping hands! Sign up for the season here:

There will generally be 25 Vendors including a food truck and several local Farmers and a whole bunch of insanely talented artisan food producers and artists!

See you there! Bring reusable bags, dinnerware from home and a cloth napkin and cash of course!!

Don’t forget to invite your friends, or share this event!

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Esquimalt Farmers Market Society respectfully acknowledges that it is operating within the traditional territorial lands of the Songhees and Esquimalt First Nations.

Sooke Country Market @ Sooke Country Market
May 4 – Oct 5 all day
Sooke Country Market @ Sooke Country Market

Sooke Country Market is the heart of the Sooke summer buzz every Saturday morning! Opening for its 24st season on Saturday May 4, its the biggest little market on southern Vancouver Island.
Never been? This is your summer to discover us!
Bring your grocery bag and fill it with fresh, vibrant produce, plant starts and seeds from local Sooke farmers.
Hungry for comfort food? Local artisan bakers satisfy that yearning with homebaked breads, pastries, granola and wholesome snacks.
Need a gift? Fine artists and crafters inspire you with uniquely west coast art, pottery, jewelry, body care products and functional wood art – a feast for the eyes!
Sit and enjoy or get up and dance with the lively and accomplished local musicians – every week all summer.
Check out the line up at:
For weekly updates on whose at the market follow our Facebook page
Join us 10:00 on May 4th for our Opening Day!!

The James Bay Community Market
May 4 all day
The James Bay Community Market

The James Bay Market would like to welcome you to its 2019 season. Beginning in May you will experience our artisan vendors who will showcase their amazing handmade items including pottery, jewellery, hand sewn and knitted clothing and accessories.
You will love the fine handcrafted wood items, whimsical home décor and naturally crafted body products. We also have top-quality traditional baked goods, speciality sauces and seasonings and dried soup mixes. Hungry? You will find prepared food you can eat right on site in our picnic area. We also have a vast array of farm-fresh products from farm-fresh meats to seasonal veggies and fruits.
Along with a unique community shopping experience, live local music by some of the area’s most talented musicians will entertain you throughout the day. There is also a children’s play area and plenty of room to sit and relax or have a bite to eat, while you take in the ambience of the market.

Come see us rain or shine every Saturday, May 4th to September 28th from 9 to 3 on the corner of Menzies and Superior in James Bay and take advantage of lots of available parking (free on Superior).