While Ottawa recovers from the 20 cm or so of snow that fell yesterday, today, the first day of spring, all I can think about is the day the Westboro farmer’s market opens for the season! Only two months to go!
I scoured the websites of local markets and found the following opening dates:
Brewer Park Market http://www.ottawafarmersmarket.ca/
Opens on Sundays, May 5 – November 17 from 8:00am-3:00pm.
Orléans Market at Centrum Plaza http://www.ottawafarmersmarket.ca/
Opens Fridays, May 10 – October 11, 10:00am-3:00pm. Between 240 Centrum Blvd. and St. Joseph’s Blvd.
Perth Farmer’s Market http://www.perthfarmersmarket.ca/
Open Saturdays May 11 – October 12m, 8:00am – 1:00pm, Tay St, Perth
Westboro Farmers’ Market http://www.ottawafarmersmarket.ca/
Opens Saturday, May 18, 9:30am-3:00pm. Saturdays, May 18 – October 26 in Byron Park in Westboro.
Ottawa Organic Farmer’s Market http://www.oofmarket.ca/
Year round! Saturdays, 10:00am – 2:00pm, behind the Canadian Tire at Canada Care Medical Center (Bank and Heron)
Can’t wait for the markets to open? Try these:
Taste of Ottawa – Westboro Easter Food Market http://osfa.ca/events/taste-of-ottawa-easter-food-market/
This weekend! Saturday, March 23 from 10am – 3:30pm at the Westboro Masonic Temple, 430 Churchill Ave.
Carp Easter Market http://www.carpfarmersmarket.com/
Saturday, March 30, 8am – 2pm, Carp Fairgrounds (3790 Carp Road)
Savour Ottawa Fieldhouse http://fieldhouseparkdale.com/
Open Saturdays, 9:00am – 4:00pm, Parkdale Market
Did I miss something? If you know the opening dates of any other farmer’s markets or spring food fairs in the Ottawa area, let me know and I will add them to the list!