2015 Victoria Public Markets
Bastion Square Market
DATE: June 12 - August 14 (Sundays) | 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
LOCATION: Ogden Point Breakwater (Dallas Road at Montreal Street)
FOR MORE INFO: 250.381.5323 | www.breakwatermarket.com
Join us Sundays, June to August at our seaside location. We offer Vancouver Island-grown food products and snacks including gluten-free baking. Enjoy food carts, arts and crafts, jewellery, artwork, locally produced beer and wine tastings, live music and free parking.
Sunday Market at Bastion Square
This well-known Sunday market features an eclectic mix of arts, crafts, imports, and entertainment. The arts and crafts section features wood workers, potters, jewelers, leather workers, and many more fine artisans. Every Sunday, the market spotlights a local “Artist of the Day” and includes farmers selling their locally-grown produce and fruits, homemade breads, pastries, honey, preserves, chutneys, and relishes, free range eggs, and much more.
James Bay Community Market
LOCATION: Corner of Menzies and Superior Streets
FOR MORE INFO: 250.381.5323 | www.jamesbaymarket.com
Moss Street Market
LOCATION: Sir James Douglas Elementary School grounds, Moss Street and Fairfield Road
FOR MORE INFO: www.mossstreetmarket.com
Moss Street Market is your local organic farmers' market. Celebrating its 24th year, this vibrant community market features Victoria's largest selection of local and organic produce with over 25 farmers vending. Additionally, there are over 70 vendors offering handmade crafts, cards, clothing, jewelry, purses, toys, glass works, pottery, bath products, preserves, chocolates, baked goods, pesto, salsa, honey, and much much more. There is also a kids' activity tent and two acts of live music each week.
Oaklands Sunset Market
LOCATION: Oaklands Community Centre, 1 - 2827 Belmont Avenue
FOR MORE INFO: 250.370.9101 | www.oaklandscommunitycentre.com/markets
Every Wednesday during the summer, the Oaklands Sunset Market is in full swing! Enjoy food trucks and delicious hot food from around the city. Browse vendor tables for your weekly veggies, breads, granola, teas, canned and baked goods or treat yourself to a local handmade bag, wallet, jewelry and more! Local artists host live entertainment and Hoyne Brewing Company brewed beer is available for purchase. The market includes kids' bouncy castle, face-painting and information on food security.
Ship Point Night Market
Victoria Public Market at The Hudson
DATE: Indoor Public Market: Year-round (Monday - Saturday) 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | (Sundays and Holidays) 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Day Vendors: March - November (Wednesdays and Saturdays) | 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
LOCATION: The Hudson, 1701 Douglas Street
FOR MORE INFO: www.victoriapublicmarket.com
Going back to the old-world style of shopping where you know your butcher, your baker, the person who grows your vegetables and the chickens that lay your eggs is what the Victoria Public Market at the Hudson is all about. The 18,000 square-foot market is brimming with ingredients to match your kitchen and dining wish lists, meals made to order, picnics to go, a community kitchen featuring demonstrations, a changing line-up of farmers, producers and artisans, plus a seasonal farmers' market every Wednesday and Saturday. Bring your appetite!