Food has been and always will be a central part of what a ‘Vancouverite’ is, and the Westside Community Food Market, presented by Kits House and the Society Promoting Environmental Conservation (SPEC), is intent on making locally and sustainably produced food more accessible just for YOU! Get excited, since not only does each market feature vendors selling economical, local and organic produce, but also baked goods, jewelry, and more!

Below, we’ve highlighted 5 local vendors that you should definitely consider checking out.

Crow & Co.

Crow & Co. is a small-scale urban flower farm in Kitsilano. Their flowers are grown sustainably and seasonally.

They will be selling their flowers on Jun 29, Aug 3, Aug 10, Aug 17, Aug 24, Aug 31, Sept 7, Sept 14.

Charmmala

Charmmala sells beautiful, hand-crafted, spiritually-inspired jewelry for healing, protection, mantra chanting and beauty.

These fantastic products will be available every Thursday from June 29th to Sept. 14th!

Trinity’s Tea

Trinity’s Tea Creations makes premium quality tea concentrates that can be enjoyed hot or cold. Not only does it taste fantastic, but is also great for indigestion, colds, and sore throats.

These delicious drinks can be purchased on Jun 29, Jul 13, Jul 27, Aug 10, Aug 31, Sept 7.

Turtle Leather

As a Kitsilano local, Turtle Leather designs, cuts, tools, carves, stamps, sews, dyes, and finished leather goods all by hand using cow hide.

You will be able to find these unique and fantastic leather products on Jul 6, Jul 20, Aug 10, Aug 17, Aug 31, Sept 7.

Flourish Bakeshop

Flourish Bakeshop creates decadent treats using natural, local and, where possible, organic ingredients, because no one deserves to eat processed food. Their retro-inspired recipes give a fresh spin to childhood favorites and inspire new craves.

Find what delicious treats are available for you on Jun 29, Jul 20, Aug 10, Aug 31 and Sep 14.

 

Can’t wait to see you all there!

Date & time | Thursdays from 3 to 7 pm from June 29 to September 14.

Location | At the corner of West 7th Avenue and Vine Street, just outside of Kits House (2305 West 7th Ave).

Website | Westside Community Food Market