2018 Festivals & Events

Artisan’s Day  April 28th

Experience various Artisans, showcasing their talents, demos and prizes

There will be an Artisan Booth showcasing our local talent at the market. Curated with fresh pickings from many of vendors who will be there on the day.

We will have balloons for the kiddies, live performances by musicians, giveaways, scavenger hunt (see the staff at the red Market booth for info) and as well a dance performer.

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 12th

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. We will have live Entertainment, Games for the Kiddies, Bouncy Castle will be here along with all our local Farmers and Artisans. Bring the family and enjoy one of the many Food Vendors for a bite to eat…

 A Double Dip Weekend For Dad

Father’s Day June 16th – Main Market from 8 to 1
Fathers Day June 17th – Satellite Market on St Paul  10 to 3

Come out to the Kelowna Farmers and Crafters Market and celebrate Fathers’s Day. We have giveaways from our local Vendors & Farmers. Also Dad has 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. Bring the family and enjoy the local atmosphere of your Farmers Market.

“See you at the Market”

 

 Let’s Celebrate! Market Birthday June 23rd

Come out to the Kelowna Farmers & Crafter’s Market this Saturday and help us celebrate our 23rd Birthday. Live music by The Porch Pickers, Bite size Cupcakes starting at 10 with the singing of Happy Birthday. There will be games around the market such as Jenga & Connect 4 to win prizes. Balloons for the kiddies, and lots of your Favorite 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 4th

Our 1st Kid’s Festival this Wednesday at the Kelowna Farmers Market. Uncle Chris the clown will be there to entertain all the kiddies. There will be a coloring tent with lots to do 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 21st and 22nd

Our Cherry Festival has expanded this year to 2 Markets.  We will celebrate at our Main Market on the 21st and the Sunday the 22nd at our St Paul Satellite  Location. This year there is a Cherry Pie Contest held at both Markets. 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 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 August 1st

Our 2nd  Kids Festival takes place Wednesday August 1st. Kiki the Clown will be here to entertain the kiddies. 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 18th at the Market

Meet your Market Family, take part in a scavenger hunt in and around the
Market. There will be coloring available 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 25th & 26th

 

Do you love corn a much as we do at the Farmers Market.  Its going to be an awesome week-end at both our Main Market & Satellite Market where we will be offering Corn Tasting, Hot Butter Corn on the Cob as well as many great events planned for both Markets.

The Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market is hosting a Corn Festival event at both of our locations on Sat August 25th & Sun. August 26th.  There will be free “raw” corn tasting to capture the true flavor of our local Okanagan corn.  Visit our Vendors who will be showcasing corn products.

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 and at the Downtown Satellite Market on Sunday from 11am to 2pm.  Help support your community.

FARMERS APPRECIATION WEEK-END

Saturday September 8th & Sunday September 9th
The Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market is proud to announce Farmers’
Appreciation Week at Dilworth & Springfield on Saturday September 8th
8am to 1pm and at the Downtown Satellite Market on St. Paul St.,Sunday September 9th 10am to 3pm.

The Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market is hosting Farmers Appreciation
Week at both of our locations on Sat. September 8th & Sun. September 9th.
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.
The local farmers pride themselves on delivering the freshest, best product
available and bringing it to the market for your convenience.

 

Harvest Festival at the Markets

Spread the News! Harvest Festival is coming to the Kelowna Farmer’s Main Market on the corner of Springfield Rd. & Dilworth Saturday September 15th 8am to 1pm, & Our Satellite  Market, on St Paul Sunday September 16th from 10 to 3.
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.

APPLE DAZE

OCTOBER 17th & 20th

APPLE TASTING – UP TO 20 VARIETIES!

Enter our Apple Pie Contest and win Market Bucks, Ribbons and more. Enter below. Going to be lots of fun for the whole family.

Apple Pie Contest

PUMPKIN FESTIVAL

OCTOBER 27th

FREE PUMPKIN DECORATING FOR KIDS

Hey kids… Wants to win passes for you and a friend to The EnergyPlex including skytrax and laser tag? It’s easy, Bring your pumpkin you grew all season courtesy of The Greenery Garden Centre or just grab a pumpkin from the Kelowna Farmers Market dress it up, decorate it or carve it and bring it back to the market on Oct. 28th for our pumpkin festival. Open to all ages. Will have pumpkins at the Market as well to Decorate. So Bring the Family for a an awesome day at the Kelowna Farmers’ and Crafters’ Market!!!!