Savour Niagara’s bounty of fresh fruits, vegetables & a whole lot more at one of the several farmers’ markets in the Niagara Region! It is a great way to experience local community life as well as encourage the ‘buy local’ philosophy.
Here’s a look at the various markets that offer a wide range of farm food and other products…
Head to the municipal parking lot at Pelham Town Square on Thursdays to enjoy high quality local food and other products.
Fresh vegetables are available as are a wide variety of fruits:
Also available for purchase are chicken, duck eggs & meat products.
Vendors also offer:
- baked goods
- sweet corn
Relish cooked food such as tacos, samosas, chicken patties & Pad Thai. Besides the delicious food, VQA wines, flowers & jewellery are available at the market.
- Spring to October 10, 2019
- 4.30 p.m. until dusk
Every Saturday morning, the Niagara Falls Farmers’ Market buzzes with activity. Eager customers and friendly vendors buy & sell fresh produce.
Located behind the Niagara Falls History Museum, the market has been running for more than 50 years.
It offers a fantastic range of vegetables, fruits & meat. The market has 4 indoor shops as well as up to 15 outdoor stalls. depending on the weather and time of the year. It is a feast for the senses, as the colours and the aroma of the fresh produce will draw you in.
Food-themed workshops are also conducted at the market!
- all year round on Saturdays
- 6a to 12p
There’s plenty to buy at the Port Colborne Farmers’ Market –
fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, & craft items!
Locals & visitors alike throng this open air market with over 60 vendors.
Shoppers can buy a range of seasonal produce and other goodies such as:
You can pick up some lovely flowers at the market and buy a few craft products at the Guild Hall. Mingle with the crowd, shop, eat and come back for more at this farmers market!
- All year round
- 6a to 1p
Experience the freshness and flavour of local produce at the Ridgeway Farmers’ Market. It operates out of the municipal parking space in downtown Ridgeway.
Besides seasonal fruits & vegetables, you can buy:
- gourmet salad dressings
- dairy products
You can purchase fresh produce direct from the farm, sold by the farmers themselves. Plants and flowers are also available.
Art by the Market encourages local artisans, so you can pick up a few art and craft items too. Enjoy some live music from local talents while you shop or relax at the market.
- Every Saturday
- May 6 to October 14, 2017
- 7:30a to 12:30p
The St Catharines Farmers’ Market has been operating since the 1860s. Located at Market Street, it is always bustling with customers. Fill your shopping bags with healthy agricultural food direct from the farms.
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There is always an array of vegetables and fruits that are in season. Other wonderful food & beverage choices include:
- Dairy products
- Baked goods
- VQA wines
If you are looking for crafts and other knick-knacks, the market has them too!
- Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
- 6a to 2p
Located in the picturesque town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, The Market at the Village is a charming farmers’ market.
Farmers & vendors sell fresh, locally grown, produce and other items at the market.
Get loads of:
- farm fresh strawberries
Besides seasonal produce, select from:
- deli meats
- bath products
- craft items
Relish a delicious breakfast made from local ingredients while enjoying some lovely music. The farmers’ market is a great way to buy some healthy produce and interact with the locals as well as visitors.
- Spring to October 5, 2019
- Saturday mornings
- 8a to 1p
Support local farmers, experience the vibrant community life & enjoy the taste of fresh farm produce at the farmers’ markets across the Niagara region!