Nelson Farmers Market
Applications for the 2022 Nelson Farmers Market season are open
The Market for both Wednesday and Saturday is located at Cottonwood Falls Park 199 Carbonate St, Nelson, BC V1L 4P1
Farm produce, bakers, artisans, community spirit, and much more are all that make the Nelson Farmers Market the heart of our community. Our goal is to provide a market that allows community members to access healthy food and support the direct interactions between farmers and consumers. The Nelson Farmers Market operations are a means of the City of Nelson’s goal to promote and support local food sustainability.
Some of the vendors you will see at our Market include:
Bake On Baked Goods
Rawsa Vegan Gluten Free
If you are a local Primary Producer and would like to be a vendor, please contact Jordan Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, or hit the Apply Here to Be a Vendor button located at the top of the page. Once we receive your application, we will contact you with a response to your application.
Please review the Nelson Farmers Market Vendor Handbook.
The Nelson Farmers Market Advisory Committee (NFMAC) consists of various representatives from multiple sectors in the community.
The committee members meet once a month to help inform and provide input on key insights, opportunities, market strategies, and trends relating to the Nelson Farmers Market. Additionally, the NFMAC will act as a source of feedback for the City of Nelson staff to help facilitate the development of policy and rule-making initiatives for a fair and efficient market.
Members are selected based on their experience and expertise. The goal is to have an advisory committee with diverse skills, knowledge and perspectives to ensure the Nelson Farmers Market will benefit from a richness of advice and guidance.
The 2021-2023 Farmers Market Advisory Committee Members:
Lawerence James - Artisan vendor
June Mcewan - Community Member at Large
Matthew Carr - Farm Vendor
Jenna Thiessen - Prepared Food Vendor (missing in the picture)
Member from the Chamber of Commerce (missing in the picture)
Ex Officio - City of Nelson Mayor, City Manager, Cultural Development Officer, City Council Member, City of Nelson Corporate Services Staff Member
To communicate with the committee, please send an email to email@example.com