Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Showcase of local products and produce set for Seaside Pop Up market on Saturday

A Seaside Pop Up Market is set for Saturday in Prince Rupert
(Photo from Ecotrust Canada)

The Cow Bay District/Atlin Terminal area will play the host for a Pop-Up market this weekend with ecotrust Canada set to host the Kaien Island Seaside Pop Up Market on Saturday.

The event which takes place at two locations in the District, the Wheelhouse Brewing Company and Hecate Strait Employment Society.

The focus for the four hour event from Noon to 4PM will see the market offer fresh produce from local growers, including the Charles Hays Secondary School greenhouse and Farmer Cam’s Foods from Terrace, and there will be prepared food from Sourdough YPR and Yaga Cafe. 

Patrons are invited to Shop and stay for a while during the event. with a range of entertainment all afternoon planned for the day including live music, food trucks, vendors, and artisans.  

You can review some of the elements of the Pop Up market plans from Alicia Garcia from Hecate Strait, Craig Outhet of the Wheelhouse Brewing Company and Charles Gerein the Food Systems Coordinator for Ecotrust Canada, how they view the Saturday event can be explored here.

Updates on the weekend plans and a look back at the success of the Urban Garden and other Ecotrust initiatives can be explored through the Organizations Facebook stream here.

More items of note on Community events can be found on our archive page.

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