Main St. Station Farmers Market kicks off 10th anniversary season

Courier Staff


The Main St. Station Farmers Market is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Photo Dan Toulgoet

Main St. Station Farmers Market is kicking off the 2018 season this week with a special celebration.

In addition to launching another season of markets this Wednesday, it also marks the 10th anniversary of the Main St. Station market.

The festivities start at 1:45 p.m. Vancouver’s poet laureate Christie Charles of the Musqueam First Nation will share a traditional Musqueam welcome and history with attendees, and will sing and drum before the market officially opens for its 10th season.

Other special events includes a birthday cake for market shoppers from Livia Sweets and the first of a weekly series of drop-in vinyasa yoga classes at Thornton Park in conjunction with the market in June.

Main St. Station Farmers Market runs every Wednesday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. from June 6 until Oct. 3 at Main and Terminal.

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