The Squamish Farmers Market is a weekly summer market featuring fresh farm produce and artisan products in downtown Squamish on Saturdays.
Saturday Farmers Market in Squamish
The Squamish Farmers Market celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2023. This year it runs from April 1st until December 9th.
The Squamish Farmers Market is a medium-sized farmers market in the Sea to Sky region that takes place at the corner of Victoria Street and Cleveland Avenue in Squamish. Shopping runs from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm every Saturday between April and the end of October. It’s also open bi-weekly on Saturdays during the months of February and March running, on the 4th and the 18th of both of those months from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.
The market typically features close to four dozen vendors selling everything from fresh produce to homemade preserves, baked goods and art.
Similar to most Lower Mainland farmers markets, the Saturday markets in Squamish feature a musician or two providing background entertainment each week.
Other Activities in the Area
The Squamish Farmers Market is definitely worth checking out if you find yourself in Squamish on a Saturday. Great activities to combine with a visit to the market include trips to nearby parks like Porteau Cove on the water, Shannon Falls and its beautiful waterfall, rugged Stawamus Chief and picturesque Alice Lake. All of these are beautiful and perfect places for a stroll, hike and/or picnic.
Tourist attractions in the area also include Britannia Mine (a historic copper mine museum), the Sea to Sky Gondola (for sightseeing and rides up the mountain) and the West Coast Railway Heritage Park (with its historic trains and artifacts).
Squamish is also a convenient place for a rest break on the way to and from the resort town of Whistler and Vancouver.
To learn more about the market, see the Squamish Farmers Market website.
Also in Squamish, and separate from the regular Saturday Farmers Market, once-a-month street markets take place on Cleveland Avenue between 12:00 pm and 6:00 pm. Click Squamish Street Market for details.
For a list of other farmers’ markets, click Lower Mainland Markets.