The Whistler Farmers Market is a large farmers and artisan market that takes place in the Upper Village in Whistler at the base of Blackcomb Mountain.
Whistler Village Market
With as many as 90 vendors on busy weekends in the summer, the Whistler Farmers Market is one of the largest markets of its kind within a couple-of-hours drive from Vancouver.
At the market there are a small number of vendors selling organic vegetables and other farm-fresh produce. There are also numerous artisans selling everything from pottery to clothing to gourmet chocolate and other treats.
When and Where
The Whistler Farmers Market takes place on Sundays from May until early October (May 19th to October 13th, 2019) and on Wednesdays in July and August.
On Sundays the market runs from 11 am until 4 pm, and on Wednesdays it goes from 2 until 7 pm.
In addition to the regular Wednesday and Sunday events, the Whistler Farmers Market also happens on the Saturdays of select holiday weekends from 11 am to 4 pm. For 2019, these special Saturday markets occur on the Canada Day Weekend (June 29), BC Day Long Weekend (August 3), Labour Day Weekend (August 31) and Thanksgiving Weekend (October 12).
The markets take place around 4545 Blackcomb Way in Whistler’s Upper Village not far from the gondola to Blackcomb Mountain.
For further details about the resort town’s summer markets, click Whistler Farmers Market.
For information about the resort town and its events throughout the year, click Whistler Village.
Other articles that might be of interest include the following:
- Whistler-Blackcomb Ski Resort
- Lower Mainland Ski Hills
- Sea to Sky Region
- Lower Mainland Farmers Markets