Your Markets have a new face

I’m Craig Mullin and proud to be the new Market Coordinator for the West Kootenay EcoSociety. I’m truly excited to pick up where Jesse, EcoSociety’s previous Market Coordinator left off and ensure the vibrant market culture we already have in Nelson continues to thrive. I moved to Nelson from Vancouver in 2006 with a dream to build my own home and raise a family. With a background in music event…

Read More

downtown poster.jpg

Nelson Downtown Market Returns June 10

The popular summer market on Baker Street returns on Wed, June 10 from 9:30 to 3:00. Featuring locally grown produce, local crafts, and ready to eat food, the market runs every Wednesday through September. New this year, local breweries, wineries, and distilleries will be on hand on an occasional basis. We'll also have a dedicated seating area for the market. See you on Baker Street!

Read More

Downtown Farmers Market

Downtown Market is in Full Swing

After a bit of a cloudy first day, the second week of the Nelson Downtown Local Market was a sunny success! We had lots of great vendors, and the produce is really starting to roll in. ROot and Vine had beautiful strawberries as well as delicious asparagus. At cottonwood this week, we'll have Okanagan Cherries! Visit (and join!) the Wednesday Farmer's Market facebook group to see more pictures…

Read More