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MarketFest – August 25

The 2017 MarketFest celebrations will be returning for two nights this coming summer!  Downtown Baker Street will, once again, be transformed into a lively night market featuring 100 vendors, live music, dance performances, kids entertainment and more.  MarketFest is fun for the whole family, and is not to be missed.  The fun at MarketFest runs from 6 pm to 10:30 pm.  A $5…

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MarketFest – July 28

The 2017 MarketFest celebrations will be returning for two nights this coming summer!  Downtown Baker Street will, once again, be transformed into a lively night market featuring 100 vendors, live music, dance performances, kids entertainment and more.  MarketFest is fun for the whole family, and is not to be missed.  The fun at MarketFest runs from 6 pm to 10:30 pm.  A $5…

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The 2017 Downtown Local Market is opening soon

Blog by Jesse R. Woodward Do you want to experience the best locally produced farm goods, crafts and ready to eat foods? Look no further. The 2017 Nelson Downtown Local Market is opening for its 8th season on June 14. This wonderful market takes place on the 400 block of Baker St. and is full of amazing handmade and created foods and crafts from the near by Kootenay region. The market runs…

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2017 Nelson Downtown Local Market opening – June 14

The West Kootenay EcoSociety will reopen the 2017 Nelson Downtown Local Market on Wednesday June 14th in the 400 block of Baker St. for its 8th year in a row. The market will run each Wednesday from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm through to September 27th, offering an amazing mix of local produce, plants, prepared foods, body care, and hand-made arts and crafts. Customers can rest assured that they are…

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2017 Cottonwood Market opening – May 20

2017 Cottonwood Community Market season will be reopening every Saturday starting on May 20th and run through to October 28th.   Every Saturday at Cottonwood Falls Park, Cottonwood Market features live music and a friendly vibe.  Over 40 vendors are at Cottonwood each Saturday selling fresh produce, fresh juice, eggs, honey, local natural meats, home-brewed root beer, and a great…

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Garden Festival – May 13

  Always on Mother's Day Weekend. Always free to attend. The 16th Annual Nelson Garden Festival happens on Saturday, May 13th, 2017, 10-3 pm, 200 block of Baker Street and Kootenay Street in downtown Nelson. 60 booths of veggies, flowers, perennials and annuals, shrubs and bulbs, and many items to spruce up your gardens, patios, walkways and decks from some of the region's best gardeners…

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