2019 Festivals & Events

Artisan’s Day  April 27th

Experience various Artisans, showcasing their talents, demos and prizes

We will have balloons for the kiddies, live performances by musicians, giveaways, scavenger hunt (see the staff at the red Market booth for info)

Demo’s, by select vendors will be happening all market long, so make sure to check back for more details Friday on our Facebook, Website & Instagram pages.

 

Mother’s Day May 11th

Register Mom & Grand Mother for a gorgeous  Market Bag filled with local goodies from our local Vendors. Ballot Box is located at the Info Booth. Bring the family and enjoy a day at the market.

 A Double Dip Weekend For Dad

Father’s Day June 15th – Main Market from 8 to 1

Fathers Day June 16th – Satellite Market on St Paul  9 to 2

Come out to the Kelowna Farmers and Crafters Market and celebrate Fathers’s Day.  Dad will have a chance to win 1 of the 2 Market Bags filled with Local Produce and Gifts. There will be live Music, Great Food, Local Artisans, lots of fresh produce & meats for the BBQ, Balloons for the kiddies as well Farmer Bob will be there. What a great way to spend your Saturday or Sunday. Bring the family and enjoy the local atmosphere of your Farmers Market.

“See you at the Market”

 Let’s Celebrate! Market Birthday June 22nd

Come out to the Kelowna Farmers & Crafter’s Market this Saturday and help us celebrate our 24th Birthday. Live music,  bite size Cupcakes starting at 10 with the singing of Happy Birthday.  Balloons for the kiddies, and lots of your Favourite Vendors will be there to in both the Main Lot as well as our Lane way Market. Bring the family and stay for the celebration!!! It going to be lots of fun for the whole Family

Kids Festival July 3rd

Our 1st Kid’s Festival this Wednesday at the Kelowna Farmers Market. Kids Entertainers, a colouring tent as well as games, Balloons and prizes to be won… And as always Fresh Produce, Concessions for a bite to eat and Talented Artisans. “See you at the Market” 8 to 1

Cherry Festival July 20th

 Cherry Pie Contest . So if you think you have the best Cherry Pie , then why not enter at the Markets. Forms can be picked up at both Info Tents.  Great Prizes up for grabs. We will have Cherry Tasting, live Music, Cherry Games to play., Balloons for the Kids, Bouncy Castle and lots more. So bring the Family and have a “Cherry of a time” at our Markets…

Kids Festival (TBD)

Our 2nd  Kids Festival takes place Wednesday. Games to play, Balloons, Bouncy Castle, Colouring Booth and lots more exciting things to do. So bring the family and stay for the fun. “See you at the Market

Family Day August 17th at the Market

Meet your Market Family, take part in a scavenger hunt in and around the
Market. There will be colouring booth and games for the kids to play,
Jenga, Tic Tac Toe, Plinko, Hopscotch, live entertainment throughout the
venue, and prizes will be given away including a chance to win a local dinner
package of fresh products from our Farmer Market Vendors.

Corn Festival August 24th

The Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market is hosting a Corn Festival event  on Sat August 24th .  There will be free “raw” corn tasting to capture the true flavor of our local Okanagan corn. 

We will have fresh cooked, buttered corn on the cob to purchase, all proceeds from the sales of the corn cobs, will be going towards the BCAFM (BC Association of Farmers’ Markets’) Nutrition Coupon Program.  There will be live music, Chef Demonstrations, Kids activities and give-away prizes at both markets.

Corn Cob purchases at Main Market on Saturday from 10am to 12pm . Help support your community.

FARMERS APPRECIATION 

Saturday September 7th
The Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market is proud to announce Farmers’
Appreciation Week at Dilworth & Springfield on Saturday September 7th

The Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market is hosting Farmers Appreciation
There will be musical entertainment, games and fun for everyone. Bring the
kids and join the parade through the Market.

Contest: Enter to win a “New” Market bag, handmade by our local Vendors,
and filled with fresh produce and favorite recipes.
Come on out and enjoy your Farmers’ Market and meet and get to know your
Farmers who grow the products for sale at the Market. The fresh variety of
products available from produce, meat, fish, veggies, cheese and eggs from
local farmers is bountiful.

 

Harvest Festival at the Market

Spread the News! Harvest Festival is coming to the Kelowna Farmer’s Main Market on the corner of Springfield Rd. & Dilworth Saturday September 14th 8am to 1pm.
Come to the Markets and enjoy the bounty of our Harvest Festival. There will be a food demo’s promoting a wide variety of Fall produce available at the market. Harvest Festival will include recipes and sampling by Vendors for you to try…
!!FREE!! Kids Contest:: Bring the Kids and have them build their own Zucchini Car, using (Free) fresh fruits & vegetables from the market, available at the kids tent at the main entrance. The Kelowna Farmers Market will be supplying the Zucchinis, for the kids to create their masterpiece. . Kids bring your ideas and creativity, there will be prizes awarded in 3 Age Categories. 1 year to 5 year – 6 year to 9 year and 10 & above….. “See you at the Market”

Oktoberfest at the Market

We will have Traditional music, live Entertainment, Taste testing fresh pretzels, Kids can make pretzel necklaces at the kids’ tent to take home with them. Wear your white & blue to celebrate Oktoberfest.  Participants wearing the white & blue have a chance to enter to win a Gift Bag of prizes, enter to win at the Red Tent Info Booth.

It Apple Fest at the Kelowna Farmers Market 

Welcome to the Kelowna Farmers’ and Crafters’ Market, 2nd annual Apple Fest on Wednesday October 16th and Saturday October 19th.
Rain or Shine Bring the Family, enjoy the fun! There will be apple tasting on Wednesday October 16, come and check out all the different varieties of apples,
Bring the kids to create their very own Mr. or Mrs. Applehead to take home on Wednesday & Saturday. On Saturday October 19th, come and participate in the 2nd annual Pie baking contest, bake a pie and bring it to the market to be Judged with a chance to win one of three Prizes. “New this year” is the Apple Dessert contest, bring your best apple dessert and compete for a prize. Bring your apple pies and apple dessert entries to the Red Tent Info Booth, enter by 10am winner announced at noon.
Contest open to all ages..

Pumpkin Festival

 at the Kelowna Farmers Market 

Saturday October 26, 2019 from 8am to 1pm.  There will be a pumpkin decorating contest, games, entertainment & prizes to be won.

Kids, bring your parents and come on down to the pumpkin patch at the Kelowna Farmers’ and Crafters Market on Saturday October 26th.  Pick out your pumpkin to decorate and take home with you.  There will be a contest open to children 14 and under in 2 categories, ages 7 and under or 8 to 14 year olds.  You can also bring your own carved and decorated pumpkins from home to register in the contest to win prizes.  Judging will take place at 10:30 am, prizes will be awarded at 11:00 am