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July 24th Market Day

It’s a lemon…it’s a cucumber… it’s both!  What?  Just in case you haven’t tasted these little beauties they are in fact a lemon cucumber and don’t taste anything like lemon.  They are absolutely delicious!  New in the market this week we’ll have hot peppers, early apples and lots of pickling cukes for you to get your pickling mojo on. Don’t... [Read more]

Free Rides From Modo & Summer Dance Party!

Two extra special things are happening during and after the market this Thursday July 24th! Our community partner, Modo the Carsharing Co-op, will be offering a special ride share program.  If you wanted to come by the market but didn’t want to take transit with all your groceries, Modo volunteers will drive you home within New Westminster for FREE.  This service will be on a first come first... [Read more]

July 17th Market Day & Patio Party

It’s Patio Party Thursday!  The weather is set to be amazing, Pacific Breeze Winery & (for the first time this season) Steel & Oak will be attending our market AND we’re having a Chef Demo featuring Hub Restaurant’s very own Chef Matt. We couldn’t think of a better reason to throw a party.  We’re encouraging visitors as well as vendors to wear their best patio... [Read more]

July 10th Market Day

This is a historic week at Royal City Farmers Market as we will be featuring our very first wine vendor Pacific Breeze Winery! New Westminster’s very own garage winery will be making an appearance this week selling their gorgeous VQA wines the Can’t Remember Red and the Can’t Remember White made from BC grown grapes.  This is a big day for us New Westminster! Need some cheese with... [Read more]

July 3rd Market Day

Shopping for local produce at your farmers market is so much more fun than your local grocery store!  Have you noticed each week we’ve been posting a grocery store comparison of prices for goods found at the market vs goods found at the store?  Eggs, peppers, tomatoes, cherries all the prices have been very close to each other.  We hope you continue shopping with us because it’s better... [Read more]

Zucchini Pad Thai

By Elizabeth Whalley, RHN Has the July heat got you sweating over the thought of turning on your oven? Beat the heat with this week with a fresh take on an ethnic classic: my twist on traditional Pad Thai that can easily be modified to suit any vegan pallet. The unconventional use of smoked tofu in this recipe is a great way to satisfy any protein craving. Even if you’re not a tofu lover I suggest... [Read more]

June 26th Market Day

It’s Members Appreciation Day and just because we love our kids and their teachers, this week TEACHERS get a discount too!  Just show your school district ID to receive member benefits at the market this week. For the first time in New West we are having a Kids Market Place!  That’s right we’ve got several young entrepreneurs setting up shop this week to sell their hand made wares... [Read more]

June 19th Market Day

Looking for something to do with the kids this week?  Bring them to our market!  Get your weekly produce shopping while the kids play in our mini farmers market tent.  Korki the Clown will also be joining us and making her balloon creations! Did you notice these signs last week?  If you are looking for items to fit into your gluten free diet or you vegan lifestyle you can now pick out which vendors... [Read more]

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