Whistler Farmer’s Market Brings Fresh Food, Local Art and Craft Brews
Every Sunday during the summer, the beautiful Upper Village is transformed into the Whistler Farmers’ Market. Jam-packed into the corridor between the Fairmont Chateau Whistler and the Blackcomb Day Lodge is an unbelievable selection of home made and organically grown products.
The Whistler Farmer’s Market, has been showcasing local produce from Pemberton and beyond, for the past two decades. Every Sunday from June, until October foodies head to Upper Village (between Fairmont Chateau Whistler and Blackcomb Day Lodge) to check out the amazing selection of local and organic produce.
Something for everybody at Whistler Farmer’s Market
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Attracting almost a hundred local vendors every week, the Whistler Farmer’s Market is not just an event for foodies. Many crafters and artists sell their hand-made works of art at a fraction of the cost. It’s the perfect opportunity to get that one-of-a-kind present, straight from the hands that made them.
With the recent change in liquor laws in BC, you can now sample various craft brews and wine at the Whistler Farmer’s market. This is an excellent addition to celebrate the local event’s 20th anniversary in 2014. The Market organizers ask that visitors finish the tasting at the booth, and not walk around the premises with alchohol in hand. The atmosphere at the Farmer’s Market extraordinary; you don’t have to shop to enjoy it. They have live musical performances, and fun activities for kids like face-painting and the summer adventure zone.
Since most alluraDirect vacation rental properties come with your own kitchen and cooking utensils, why not head to the Whistler Farmer’s Market as soon as you arrive? You’ll get the freshest ingredients to prepare beautiful meals that truly has the “Whistler taste” in them. Pick up some fresh fruits for that summer picnic, or some amazing organic ingredients for a nice dinner in. Of course, don’t forget that bottle of wine!