Calgary winter farmers' market guide 2017/2018

Sep 19 2017, 2:14 am

If you love locally grown, flavourful, and great quality produce, you’ll be happy to know that you can enjoy the freshness of farmers’ market goods during the cooler months too.

Here is our guide to winter farmers’ markets in Calgary.

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Granary Road Public Market

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This market opened last spring and offers an experience for the whole family (including a full Active Learning Park with a petting zoo and an orchard tree house but for kids only). Offering produce (some of which is grown in Granary Road’s own greenhouse), mouth-watering meats, a selection of cheeses along with gardening and home decor goods you’ll find everything you need. Oh, and they have mini-donuts you can get year-round.

Day/time: Thursday to Sunday from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Season: Open year-round
Address: 226034 112th Street West

Hillhurst Sunnyside Farmers’ Market

There is no shortage of locally grown, healthy, and downright flavourful produce and food options at this market.

Day/time: Wednesdays from 3 to 7 pm
Season: Indoor market open year-round; Outdoor market open from May 17 to October 4
Address: Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Centre, 1320 5 Avenue NW

Crossroads Farmers’ Market

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This year Crossroads celebrated its 30th year of providing Calgarians with fresh produce, meat, cheese, plenty of crusty breads, and handcrafted gifts by local talent. Whether you’re going to buy fresh ingredients or an artisanal gift for a friend, come hungry and make sure you don’t leave without having a taste of pie from Simple Simon Pies.

Day/time: Friday to Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm
Season: Indoor market is open year-round
Address: 1235 26 Avenue SE

Market on Macleod

Open year-round, you can enjoy fresh produce from vendors like Broxburn Vegetables along with baked goods, artisan foods, a selection of meat and fish, and (for those days you don’t want to step into your kitchen) meals-to-go. On top of all the deliciousness available there is a variety of home, fashion, and health and beauty products.

Day/time: Thursday to Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm
Season: Open year-round
Address: 7711 Macleod Trail SE

Calgary Farmers’ Market

This is a bustling marketplace where you can grab anything from Janice Beaton’s fine cheeses to decadent cakes from Yum Bakery  to tacos for lunch.

Day/time: Thursday to Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm
Open year-round
 510 77 Avenue SE

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