Market Schedule

Please note, EFM has now moved inside until May 2017!

The next INDOOR market is Thursday, March 30th, 4:30-7:30pm at Esquimalt Rec Centre, 527 Fraser Street.

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It’s been an AMAZING outdoor season! Sept 15 was the last one in Town Square as the EVP will soon be underway. Don’t worry though, EFM have moved INDOORS to Esquimalt Parks and Recreation on Fraser St until we move to our NEW outdoor location, Memorial Park, 1212 Esquimalt Road, in May! Click here to see all the dates.

February 23 Vendors

Are you excited for Thursday? WE ARE! Our lovely vendors, some familiar, some NEW, will be bringing a multitude of fresh, locally grown produce, baked goods, and other tasty foods! Remember your reusable shopping bags and water bottles 🙂

Finally, it’s market week again! Get ready for tasty goodness for dinner from Deadbeetz Food Truck…mmmm….here’s the full delicious lineup:

Little Crow and Morien Jones Music

Lockwood Farm, Red Damsel Farm, Bright Greens Canada, 8 1/2 Acres, Healing Farm, Brother Nature Organic Seeds, Vale View Organics

Food Products:
Salt Spring Sea Salt Ltd., by Philippe Marill and Carolyn Kvajic Marill, Lone Tree Bakery, The Apple Box, In A Pickle, The Divine Sprout, Rust Bucket Hot Sauce, Gumboot Bakery, Traditional German Baking, Zed Squared Food,

Artisans and body products:
The Kitchen Witch, PeridoTulips Greeting Cards!, Mother Daughter Soaps, Wychbury Ave, Presents of Mine, Maeli-Bug*, Stark Natural Herbs, Country Wools

Community Guests:
Esquimalt Lions
Board member, Lise Richard, aka Waste Free Lise, will have a table to show how she achieves waste free shopping at the market, and in general!

EFM will of course also be there and will have Market Bucks for purchase and immediate use (ideal if you run out of cash, AND they would also make a great gift! Also, EFM branded items including tshirts, tank tops, baby onesies and children’s tshirts, cotton and hemp shopping totes and other goodies!
Pop up dates for 2017 are:
Feb 23 – 4:30-7:30pm
March 30 – 4:30-7:30pm
April 27 – 4:30-7:30pm

Other Important Information!

EFM will also be there with Market Bucks (to buy with a credit card for use immediately, like a super handy cashpoint!) and Market totes, tank tops, and tshirts as well as other goodies for you 🙂

Parking is available in the area but if at all possible, please walk, bus or cycle to the Market so more Market lovers can enjoy!

EFM are striving towards being a waste-free market and so please help by bringing reusable bags and containers where possible.

Bring an item for the donation hamper (all non-perishable and perishable foods, non-foods welcome!) that EFM will deliver to local community orgaisations.


A HUGE THANK YOU to our 2016 sponsors:

Root Sponsors:, PK Sound, Aragon Properties, Township of Esquimalt, Esquimalt Parks and Recreation, Trio Landscape Supply, Andrew Holenchuk of Victoria Property Group Victoria

Blossom Sponsors: Top Shelf Bookkeeping Ltd., Wychbury Avenue, Drive Smart Designated Drivers, BC SPCA (BCSPCA)
Leaf Sponsors: Hecklers Bar & Grill, Cooper Financial Group, David Laurin Osteopathy

Seed Sponsors: City Green, Lure Restaurant & Bar, Gorge Pointe Pub

We’re super excited to see you ALL!

Please note: below are the fabulous vendors who joined us for the Christmas Market on November 13th, 2016, so you can see the kind of quality vendors to expect in 2017!

Food Products:
Gumboot Bakery – Baking
Traditional German Baking – Baking
Real Food Made Easy – Baking (Gluten free, dairy free items)
The art of slow food – Baking
Flaming June – Bad Ass Snacks and Upcycled Whimsy – Baking, jams (Vegan)
Stuart’s Fine Baking & Siri’s Creations – Baking & sewn items
Uncouth Chocolate – Chocolate
The Divine Sprout – Crackers, seed loafs, sprouts, DIY kits
Beckett’s House of Fudge
Rust Bucket Hot Sauce
Forest For Dinner – Mushrooms
Fermentum Foods – beer jellies, Mustards etc
In A Pickle – Pickles!
Whole Hog Farm – Sausages, bacon
Not Cheese – Cashew cheese products, Nut Butters, Roasted nuts, Candied nuts, Nut cookies
Lockwood Farm (and their famous duck eggs!)
Healing Farm
Vale View Organics
Red Damsel Farm
Local Motive Grower Co-op
Bright Greens Canada
Boughneath Farm – beef
Artisans, crafts, handmade items:
The Makehouse – Bamboo underwear for ladies AND gentlemen!
Cards by Jenni – Cards
Blue Heron Art Enterprisest – Cards, calendars
Tidal Toys – Children’s toys, (including bows & arrows, swords!)
Ties to Toes Creations – Children’s clothing & accessories
Honey Bee Handmade – Children’s clothing & accessories
Bubbies Boutique – Children’s clothing, baby blankets, scarves
Maeli-Bug* Designs – Children’s Moccasins, bowls
Tree Fort Toys – Children’s toys
Wychbury Ave – Crochet, cards, soaps, blankets, hats
Hez n’ Bea’s Partnersheep – Felted fibre arts
Country Wools – Felted, knitted items & sausages
Forge Craft Designs – Forged decorative items and accessories
The Hat Emporium – Linda Bannerman – Hats and accessories
The Stamping Grounds – Jewellery
Sunstone Aromatherapy and Massage Studio – Jewellery, Natural Body Products, soya candles, felted wool dryer balls
Mum and Bean – Jewellery and accessories
Presents of Mine – Knitted clothing and accessories
Robin Borland Designs – Leather bags accessories
Ghost Mountain Co. – Pottery
Pottery By Corinne
Mother Daughter Soaps
Liquor Vendors:
Unsworth Vineyards
Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse
De Vine Vineyards – Winery & Distillery – Gins & wine
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