What better way to spend Canada Day than supporting Canadian businesses and eating our regional produce! The market will be open to the community on July 1 and will be featuring a fun trivia game for adults and a scavenger hunt for kids.
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 Dragon's Breath Crisp. 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.
This week, some of our wonderful volunteers will be hosting a maple leaf scavenger hunt throughout the market for free Canada temporary tattoos and a chance to win a prize pack, and No Excuses will be leading a family Zumba class between 6:00 and 6:45 (weather permitting). Both activities are completely free and a great drop-in activity for those little ones who need to burn off some energy!
of running shoes, and a pair of custom orthotics. That's right...you have five chances to win! They haven't forgotten about your little sprouts either. Kids will have the opportunity to create and decorate their own fossilized footprint! Join Innovation on Canada Day and let's celebrate together! Innovation Physical Therapy - Love Getting Better!
Nutrition Tours will be available this week, courtesy of our wonderful nutrition student volunteers from the University of Alberta. Chelsey and Deanna will be on-site between 4 and 6 to answer your nutritional questions, take you on tours of the market and walk you through some of the topics that are explored in our brand-new Grab-and-Go nutritional pamphlets. When you're done, you can take home the pamphlet to help you eat healthier every day and quiz your friends on the things you've learned!
Red Apple B.C. Fruit will be bringing fresh cherries and other fruits to market this week.
Steve and Dan's Fresh B.C. Fruit will be bringing new blueberries, tay berries, logan berries, fresh cherries and strawberries, along with winter apples and pears and their sparkling apple juice.
Hibco Greens is back this week with their micro greens from a variety of plants. They have samples of some of their most delicious varieties, so be sure to stop by to try one!
Riverbend Gardens will have new potatoes, peas, spinach, dill, and other fresh vegetables.
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. They will also have their wide variety of sausages (gluten, filler and chemical free) with a market special of purchase 9 get the 10th package free. All meats are raised and processed on Sunworks' farm.
Celebrate, Gluten Free is the perfect option for those with gluten sensitivities.This week, try their Maple Tarts made specially for Canada Day.
European Cakes will be at SWEFM again this week, bringing her fun macarons, cannoli and croissants.
Pink Taffeta Catering will be back this week with their homemade specialties: PT Sweet Curry Rice Bowl, Sweet and Spicy Chicken, Melanzane Alla Parmigana, Lobster Mac 'N' Cheese, and a special treat for Canada Day: Can-apple Cinnamon Biscuits. They will also be accepting all debit and credit cards!
Shady Lanes Estate will be at market this week with their fruit wines and fantastic socks!
Sweet and Spicy will be at SWEFM this week with their hand-blended spice mixes and barbeque rubs. This week they will be introducing homemade ketchup to their lineup!
Tamiri Bites will be back at market this week with their raw vegan treats. This week try their Canada Day special: Strawberry Cake Cups! They will also be offering 25% off all orders.
Wilmar Farms will be starting at SWEFM this week, with their natural hemp food and bodycare products. All of their hemp food items are GMO and gluten-free. This week they will be featuring their safe and natural sunscreen, which will be on sale for 2 for $20, a savings of 17%.
Kirk's Moccasins is joining us this week with their hand-made leather moccasins, slippers, boots and belts.
Envi Designs will be at market this week with their handmade tote bags and accessories
Wild Fire Market is back from Scotland and will be at market this week with their gorgeous handmade home decor items!
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