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Street Beets May 8th, 2015: Show your Mom some Local Love!

Street Beets May 8th, 2015: Show your Mom some Local Love!

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Today was absolutely sweet. My son's school had a special tea and spa experience planned for the mommies of the Grade 5/6 class. It was nice to realize how important we are to these small people in our lives. Sometimes I forget how much the daily things I do as a mother mean to my young son. I...


Street Beets May 5th, 2015: Map and more Food Trucks!

Street Beets May 5th, 2015: Map and more Food Trucks!

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Tomorrow you can have pulled pork to your heart's content, nachos, burgers, soup, sandwiches, poutine... Yes, you heard me right, Prairie Smoke & Spice, Nacho Fiesta, and Bon Burger are back. Mr. Spudds Poutiniere and Soup...simply had an awesome day on Saturday. Quite frankly they were run...


Street Beets May 1st, 2015: We're back on the Plaza! Salads, Apple Moon Shine, and Food Trucks

Street Beets May 1st, 2015: We're back on the Plaza! Salads, Apple Moon Shine, and Food Trucks

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Tomorrow my tummy will be full of real tasting tomatoes from Kangro Garden, Rainbow Quinoa Salad from Soup...Simply, and Smoked Bacon Poutine from Mr. Spudds Poutiniere. That won't be all of my shopping either. Life could not be better! Seriously. You may think I am jaded, I work here after all....


2015 Regina Farmers' Market Media Release: 40th Anniversary Year!

2015 Regina Farmers' Market Media Release: 40th Anniversary Year!

Posted in Market under the Stars / market news

Here we go! There has been lots of anticipation in the lead up to our opening Plaza Market on May 2nd, 2015! This is our 40th Anniversary year. Can you believe how different our Market has become over the years? From five booths to 120 vendors this year. From a small area to three city...


Street Beets April 24th, 2015: Last Indoor Spring Market!

Street Beets April 24th, 2015: Last Indoor Spring Market!

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I don't know how this crept up on us so fast, but here we are at the last Spring Downtown Indoor Market! Nikko Snyder (new Operations Manager) and I have been working so hard on getting ready for the Outdoor Plaza Markets. So let's get the dates out of the way shall we? Spring...


Street Beets April 17th, 2015: Beautiful Bread, Beef, & Goat Cheese. Plus Vendor Map!

Street Beets April 17th, 2015: Beautiful Bread, Beef, & Goat Cheese. Plus Vendor Map!

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If you regularly attend the Markets you know the most beautiful products can be bought there. When I think of the time and love that goes into a simple loaf of bread made by Ashley from Saltine Baking Company, it makes it even more lovely to behold. And eating sandwiches with it....


Street Beets April 10th, 2015: Spring is in the air!

Street Beets April 10th, 2015: Spring is in the air!

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Hello everyone! All that snow has melted, thank goodness! It's hard to believe it is only three weeks away until this happens: Yes, we will be having Plaza Markets starting May 2nd, and then we will be right back into our Wednersday and Saturday schedule. Lots of phone calls and e-mails come...


Street Beets April 4th, 2015: Easter is Upon Us!

Street Beets April 4th, 2015: Easter is Upon Us!

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Today my kids and I dyed a whole bunch of eggs. My fingers were many different colours! It was so much fun. My little Mini Me is starting to enjoy photography. Here is a shot of a whole colander of eggs she took earlier. Quite the arty little lady! Our new Operations Manager, Nikko Snyder,...


Street Beets March 28th, 2015: Vendor map & Musings of a Manager

Street Beets March 28th, 2015: Vendor map & Musings of a Manager

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I haven't been online much this week. There has been some meeting preparations! Not much Social Media work. This about to change a great deal. I will be taking over my role as Marketing Manager soon. It'll be nice to use my creative mind a bit more. A new Operations Manager will start at the...


Street Beets March 20th, 2014: Easter Eggs, New Vendors & Products in this Week.

Street Beets March 20th, 2014: Easter Eggs, New Vendors & Products in this Week.

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Everyone was pretty shocked to wake up to lots of snow on the first day of Spring! This better melt by Easter. It is way too easy to find coloured eggs in the snow! By the way there are three vendors providing eggs to the Market tomorrow: Miller's By-Gone Farm, Ponderosa Alpaca, and...


Street Beets March 14th, 2015: Beautiful Weather, Awesome Products, and a Vendor Map!

Street Beets March 14th, 2015: Beautiful Weather, Awesome Products, and a Vendor Map!

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It is only our second Market of 2015! People are so happy we are back, and seem to love the new Downtown location at the Shrine Center. Of course we have changed our times 9am to 1pm. I noticed not as many customers came in for the first hour. Then it started getting busy. Thank you so much...


Street Beets March 7th, 2015: We're Back and Vendor Map!

Street Beets March 7th, 2015: We're Back and Vendor Map!

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Our break is over. Time to get into the swing of things and start another awesome year. I think we were feeling quite impatient to get back to having Markets. There were lots of customers in touch wanting their favourite vendors goods! Every Market I hope to post a map of the vendors, so...


2015 Spring Downtown Markets Media Release!

2015 Spring Downtown Markets Media Release!

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Here we go again! We are about to start another fabulous year of Regina Farmers' Market! Spring Downtown Markets are opening soon. Come see us at 2065 Hamilton Street (the Shrine Center), every Saturday, March 7th to April 25th, 9am to 1pm. There is FREE parking at the SaskPower Parking lot...


Stuart Fishley: Life at Market

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When we lose one of our Members, it affects the whole Market family. On Thursday, January 15th, 2015 we lost our longest ever attending Member of the Market, Stuart Fishley of Fishley Farms. Stuart and Rose Fishley joined the Market on May 12th, 1975, the first day of Regina Farmers' Market....


Celebrity Cinnamon Bun Eating Contest

Celebrity Cinnamon Bun Eating Contest

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We have never done a Celebrity Cinnamon Bun Eating Contest before! This should be interesting. We have 7 contestants ready to go, famous for so many reasons. Mostly they are famous in my mind because they would actually agree to join this contest. What makes them want to do these eating contests...


Market News: July 30th, Big Day and Night Markets!

Market News: July 30th, Big Day and Night Markets!

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It is back! Market under the Stars is bigger and better with vendors, events galore, and fabulous food and drink. We will be bringing you 14 specially made Tastes from our food trucks, chefs and liquor purveyors. First though, we have our regularly scheduled Market at 9am to 1pm. These Markets...


Day Market, Market under the Stars, and Cinema under the Stars

Day Market, Market under the Stars, and Cinema under the Stars

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Some of you might not know this: Regina Farmers’ Market and Regina Downtown BID share office space. There was buzz in the office today…all 14 people there were busy getting ready for the biggest collaborative event we have ever done together! First, Regular Plaza Market from 9am to...


Market under the Stars Celebrity Pie Eating Contest Rules!

Market under the Stars Celebrity Pie Eating Contest Rules!

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Look at that awesome pie goodness! The Celebrity Pie Eating Contest began as part of the Saskatoon Pie Festival in 2012. The winner was Vance Lester of Living Sky Winery, a vendor at the Market. The 2013 winner was Leasa Gibbons, Regina Downtown BID Marketing and Communications Manager. Leasa...


RFM Launches Weekly Kids' Club!

RFM Launches Weekly Kids' Club!

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At Regina Farmers’ Market we work hard to provide a wholesome, family friendly atmosphere. We appreciate you have a busy work week, some of you run a two income household and you want something appropriate for your kids to do. Many parents find they enjoy the one on one shopping experience at...


First 2014 Market under the Stars coming Wednesday, June 25th, 2014!

First 2014 Market under the Stars coming Wednesday, June 25th, 2014!

Many people have been asking when are the Market under the Stars dates? Well we have the first one coming up soon! Market under the Stars is a Night Market where you buy local from our Regina Farmers’ Market vendors, a Tasting Event with local restaurants, food trucks, Living Sky Winery,...


A Fresh New Website and Last Market of 2013!

A Fresh New Website and Last Market of 2013!

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  This is so exciting! Here is our new website! The Assistant Manager, squareflo.com, and I worked many hours to get this website just right. I wanted a cleaner, image oriented, mobile friendly, easy to navigate website that was social media ready. We still have a few things left to do. In...