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Street Beets March 14th, 2014: Pi Day, Announcements & Market Meals!

Street Beets March 14th, 2014: Pi Day, Announcements & Market Meals!

Special Announcements:   University Market on March 20th is closed for another booking. We will reopen on Thursday, March 27th, 10 to 2. Cathdral Market times are 10 to 2 on Saturdays, with the exception of March 22nd which will be 9 to 1. I was up at 5am this morning, working, as today...


Markets in Cathedral Are Back! Media Release

Markets in Cathedral Are Back! Media Release

Posted in organic

It is finally here! Saturday Cathedral Markets are...


2014 Spring Market Information

2014 Spring Market Information

Just a quck reminder to everyone about 2014 Spring Market dates! We miss you all but we are on a short hiatus to prepare for another busy year. Never fear, Markets will be starting soon. Please see posters below for more infomation for both the Cathedral and University of Regina...


Looking for an awesome job? Come work for us!

Looking for an awesome job? Come work for us!

We are looking for a Receptionist to work for Regina Farmers' Market and our Partner Regina Downtown Business Improvement District. If you are an engaging person with love for Regina's Downtown and local food this is the job for you! Basic knowledge of Office programs and organizational...


Thank you...quite simply thank you!

Thank you...quite simply thank you!

Yesterday I dropped off a card filled with money and a gift card from my family to a teenage girl. We found her on twitter through the North Central Community Association. She was so thankful that she burst into tears. What girl from a poor family ever has that much money to spend? I talked to...


A Fresh New Website and Last Market of 2013!

A Fresh New Website and Last Market of 2013!

Posted in market news

  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...


RFM Media Release: Two Winter Markets a week during 2013 Winter!

RFM Media Release: Two Winter Markets a week during 2013 Winter!

The outdoor season on the Plaza is over! Just in time too as there was snow within two days! Now it is time for a nice warm indoor space. But wait....what is this? The Market is running two locations during the winter? Yes!!!. Here's the details: University of Regina Thursdays, 9...


2013 Winter Indoor Market Dates!

2013 Winter Indoor Market Dates!

Hello everyone! There seems to be some confusion despite advertising. Everyone seems to think we are having our last Market today! Our last Outdoor Market will be October 19th on City Square Plaza. There are still three Markets to go outside. I hope it doesn't snow. Please ignore the dates at...


Street Beets September 28th, 2013: Too much to talk about? Yes!

Street Beets September 28th, 2013: Too much to talk about? Yes!

  Did we ever make a good call on cancelling the September 26th Market under the Stars! It was a strange rain too; misty, windy, and much of the day. We look forward to better weather on October 3rd for the next Market under the Stars. I am looking forward to this last one. We might just...


Market under the Stars : Thursday, October 3rd on City Square Plaza!

Market under the Stars : Thursday, October 3rd on City Square Plaza!

We postponed Market until Thursday due to bad weather last week. It'll be cool out, but be prepared for the warmth of our vendor's smile and hot food!. It’s free! You can print it! And plaster every available bit of wall space you can find! This will be our third and final Night Market of...


Seasons of RFM

Seasons of RFM

Posted in saskatoon berries

  When RFM wakes from the winter break and the outdoor markets begin, one might expect to find greenhouse tomatoes and cucumbers, green leafy lettuce and spicy radishes. Soon after, piles of tender new potatoes and aromatic dill can be found on market tables. Summer has reached its peak...


Summer is ending, but RFM isn't!

Summer is ending, but RFM isn't!

Posted in food trucks / organic / saskatoon berries

Summer is visibly fading, and the busiest days of the market are over. With Autumn, however, comes another harvest and a wave of fresh Fall produce. The loyalty of our customers is indisputable, but they do tend to forget that RFM still exists after the new school season begins. Be assured that...


You Should Follow @Market Regina on Twitter!

You Should Follow @Market Regina on Twitter!

Posted in organic

We have lots of fun on our twitter and love to talk directly to our users! You can keep up to date on everything going on, events that might be happening, and upcoming changes of location. Soon we will be at 1500 followers and when that happens someone will get a free lunch! Please check us out...


Celebrity Pie Eating Contest Rules and Taron's Awesome Playlist!

Celebrity Pie Eating Contest Rules and Taron's Awesome Playlist!

Posted in food trucks / Market under the Stars

This graphic is excellent! I always wondered what the favourite pies are. I looked through here and we have 7 of the 10 favourites at the Market. Pretty good. I wouldn't mind trying a Market Key Lime Pie, I better talk to one of the bakers. So, the last post listed off all the awesome...


August 29th, 2013 Market under the Stars News: Celebrity Pie Eating Contest

August 29th, 2013 Market under the Stars News: Celebrity Pie Eating Contest

We have Celebrities in Regina? Well yes we do! Let me tell you, they are an excited and community engaged bunch of people too. Personally I think you would have to drag me kicking and screaming to do a pie eating contest. Every single one of these contestants practically begged me to part of...


Market under the Stars #2: Bigger and better!

Market under the Stars #2: Bigger and better!

Yes, it is TRUE! You spoke and we listened! Thank you so much for your many e-mails and messages of support for this new, wonderful event: Market under the Stars! Our Marketing Committee met and with the Board of Director's approval we have decided on two more Thursday night dates this year....


Street Beets August 19th, 2013: A toast to the Plaza

Street Beets August 19th, 2013: A toast to the Plaza

Global News came out to the Market to interview some of us about our record breaking Market last Wednesday. It was record breaking because we broke a barrier of over 70 vendors. Here is the article. The type of Market we are running now is unprecedented. I am so proud of what this Market...


Street Beets August 14th, 2013: A Long Awaited Word

Street Beets August 14th, 2013: A Long Awaited Word

Hello everyone! First, can I say Record Breaker? Today we have over 70 spots filled at the Market! I get all aflutter when I deal with over 60. Dee (the Assistant Manager) and I will be putting out way more numbers today than in the history of RFM never. I feel so thankful that the vendors...


Street Beets August 10th, 2013: Open until noon only, and a letter from a customer

Street Beets August 10th, 2013: Open until noon only, and a letter from a customer

Good Morning Market fans! Today we will be open from 9 to 12 noon to make way for the Regina Folk Fest Art Market! Some vendors will be open until 1 pm on 1900 Block Scarth Street with vegetables, food trucks, specialty items, and fruit. Come out and see us on City Square Plaza! I received...


July 25th Market under the Stars Poster

July 25th Market under the Stars Poster

Market under the Stars is coming soon! July 25th, 2013 on City Square Plaza, 4pm to 9pm. Taste the best food in...


July 25th Market under the Stars Media Release

July 25th Market under the Stars Media Release

Market under the Stars is a new and exciting event by Regina Farmers' Market. Have you ever wondered what our carrots, bread, wine, or vodka taste like? Here is your chance to find out! Thursday, July 25th, 2013 4 pm to 9pm on City Square Plaza, come to Market under the Stars. Please read our...


Street Beets News and a Customer Perspective

Street Beets News and a Customer Perspective

Ah Basil! My friend! I got some from Pusch Brothers. The smell filled my new fridge (long story, my two year old fridge leaked freon). So here I go chopping... So today Lincoln Gardens is in for their first Market. Cedar Creek will be in with small herb gardens. Eat Healthy Foods is in with...


Regina Farmers' Market Makes the Best Markets in Canada List...Again!

Regina Farmers' Market Makes the Best Markets in Canada List...Again!

Regina Farmers' Market was titled one of the best Farmers' Markets in Canada in 2010 on the Canadian Tourism website. Last year we made the Zoomers Magazine Top Ten Markets in Canada list. All I can say is, I must agree with both of these opinions, and I think we are always getting even...


Street Beets July 10th, 2013: Bread, vegetables, and no rain!

Street Beets July 10th, 2013: Bread, vegetables, and no rain!

Posted in food trucks / organic

Obviously, I am going to write about no rain today. Yay! I got so soaked on Saturday morning. It was dripping in my eyes. Thank goodness Rock a Grill took mercy on me and gave me a raincoat. I forgot the lessons I learnt from Ed Schropp. Carry everything from shorts to ski doo suits, one time...