Farmer’s Market Returns to Exhibition Park – Opening Saturday, May 13 –
Lethbridge, Alberta- The ever popular and annual favorite of Southern Albertans returns Saturday, May 13 at Exhibition Park, indoors in the West Pavilion.
The Saturday Farmer’s Market starting May 13, opens at 8:00 a.m. and closes at 1:00 p.m. The last market of the season is on October 28. There is no admission or parking fee.
Over 50 exhibitors are expected for this Saturday’s opening at the West Pavilion Farmers Market which is presented by Downtown Lethbridge.
The Farmers’ Market offers products that are made, baked or grown which means you can find crafts, fresh fruit and vegetables, home made baking, art work, hand made clothing, and much more! Over 3000 people attend the Saturday Markets.
- May 13th – First Market- Face painter for the kids, Craft area for kids to make mothers day cards & Flowers for the moms. Still in the planning stages so things may change
- July 1 – Canada Day- Tattoos and candy for the kids, Craft area, wear your Red & White!
- August 12 – The Dream Catchers in Pioneer Park – Gates open at 11. Food and shopping vendors, The Dream Catcher Dancers Dance performance at 1:15 after the market closes. Gates close at 3. Free Admission
- October 28th – Halloween – Candy for the kids who come dressed in costumes, Costume contest for Vendors, and Costume contest for adults who come dressed up. Kids craft area.
Wednesday Downtown Lethbridge Farmers’ Market
In its’ 11th year, the Downtown Lethbridge Farmers’ Market opens Wednesday starting July 5th and each Wednesday thereafter through to September 6.
The location is on Festival Square at 3rd Avenue and 6th Street South and times will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. An average of 700 people attend the Wednesday market weekly.
A future scrum for additional Downtown Market information will be held in in June.
New vendors are still being accepted for both markets. Applications also are being taken for the Community Table, which offers a free table to non profit groups.
Contact Tracy Austin at 403 –317-3206 or email@example.com for more information on being a vendor or using the Community table.
Exhibition Park Saturday’s
- May 13 – October 28
- 8:00am – 1:00pm
- July 5 – September 6
- 10:00am – 3:00pm
The Farmers’ Market at Exhibition Park and Downtown Lethbridge are the only 2 sanctioned Alberta Farmers’ Market in Lethbridge.
The Saturday Market is the largest of its’ kind in Southern Alberta and is rated as one of the top 10 best Farmer’s Markets in Alberta.
The Westside Farmers Market has been discontinued.