New potatoes are back this week! These tiny little potatoes are absolutely delicious and a special June treat. They don't have any skins yet (no peeling!) and are white-fleshed potatoes that are higher in water content and have excellent, fresh flavour. Be sure to stock up on the freshest early summer vegetables (ready just after the solstice this week!) at market, including fresh spinach and green onions to serve alongside your new potatoes.
The Sprouts Program for kids continues this week! Children between 4-12 will receive a $2 token every week to spend with our fruit and vegetable vendors. This week, our Sprouts recipe is "Martian Brains". You can pick up your copy of the recipe at the Sprouts table when you check in! For more information on the Sprouts Program, click here.
We will have a bouncy castle on-site for some family entertainment, along with our balloon artists, hopscotch, and face painter.
The Riverbend Community League Tennis Program will be in the Community Tent this week to share information about their tennis programs for kids and helping your family sign up!
AIG Produce Osoyoos will be joining us this week with cherries, apples, strawberries and apple chips.
Red Apple B.C. Fruit will be joining us for the first time this season with their cherries and other B.C. Fruits.
Steve and Dan's Fresh B.C. Fruit will be bringing apples, pears, strawberries, as well as their dehydrated apples and sparkling apple juice.
Lactuca Urban Farm will be bringing their hyperlocal mix (salad greens), Sylvetta arugula, and garlic scapes.
Riverbend Gardens will be joining us with their fresh field veggies including spinach, peas and new potatoes!
Jerky Jerky will be bringing a variety of dried jerky products. They always have samples to try, so be sure to say hello!
Sunworks Farm, a certified organic and certified humane farm, will have their fresh chicken – wholes and all cuts along with their beef and pork cuts.
Celebrate, Gluten Free is the perfect option for those with gluten sensitivities.
Fresh 2 Share will be bringing swiss braided breads and a variety of other baked goods including meringues.
Sandra's Macarons will be bringing her bright and delicious array of hand-made macarons this week.
Sweet Stuff will be bringing her delicious cupcakes, croissants, and cookies to market. This week, she is featuring coconut lime, Skor, and maple cupcakes!
Café Bel-Air will be bringing fresh, handmade popsicles to market. All of Cafe Bel-Air's popsicles are free of gluten and tree nuts, and they have vegan options available as well!
Crafty Cooks will be back this week with their delicious take-home meals. This week they'll be sampling Spicy Sausage Lentil Soup and Veggie Quinoa Soup.
Honest Dumplings is bringing their handmade dumplings in delicious flavours like Maple Pork Belly, Mixed Mushrooms with Truffle Oil, and Spicy Tofu with Peanuts!
Jamaican Chefmon will be bringing his Jamaican food this week, including Jamacian patties, condiments and more.
Michelle's Preserves is back this week with her pickled carrots and cucumbers as well as her wonderful jams!
O'Delight will be bringing their homemade Moroccan foods.
Pamoda Tea will be back this week, now with Tea infused chocolate truffles and hand blended specialty teas. This week, their featured sample is Raspberry Earl Grey (Black tea). There will be two types of chocolate truffles with Raspberry Earl Grey and Cream Earl Grey tea infused centers (lactose free ganache). It's Early Grey week!
The Ruby Apron will be back this week, bringing prepared foods made with local ingredients.
Sweet and Spicy is back this week with their hand-blended spice mixes, sauces, salsas and jellies.
Square 1 Coffee will be serving up fresh coffee and selling bags of coffee beans from craft roasters around Western Canada and United States.
Thai Sab Food Co. will be bringing her delicious Thai foods along with her salad rolls- they sell out every week, so come early to pick up yours!
Urban Pierogies will be joining us for the first time this week with their fresh pierogies in unique flavour combinations. They'll be sampling their sweet potato, cottage cheese, bacon, and pepper cayenne flavour
Dedo's Food Truck will be at market with hand-cut fries and schwarma.
Lemon Grass Grill will be on-site with their Vietnamese food. Their specials this week are Vietnamese Pork Sausage Sugar Cane Skewers and Spinach Sesame Salad with Grilled Chicken breast.
Yellowbird Cafe Truck will be back at SWEFM this week with their friendly smiles and delicious Asian fusion cuisine.
Ada's Soap Shop will be back with us this week with his luxurious handmade bath and body products.
Carmen's Jewelry is joining us again this week with her leather handmade jewelry.
Cheeky, the Cloth Diaper Company will be at market with their environmentally-friendly cloth diapers, wetbags and nursing pads.
Hunter and Hanley will be joining us this week with their adorable home decor, baby accessories and t-shirts!
Marigold Greenhouses will be bringing over 50 types of herbs, along with bedding plants and succulents. Children can use their Sprouts tokens to get a fun food plant like chocolate mint at this stall!
Skinchantment will be bringing facial oils, facial sprays, dry masques, bath salts and beard oils available this week. All of Skinchantment's products are vegan, natural and made with organic ingredients.
Wilmar Farms will be back with their healthy hemp products for the kitchen and your skin.
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