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Street Beets November 1st, 2014: Vendor Map and Kids' Club

Street Beets November 1st, 2014: Vendor Map and Kids' Club

Regina, thank you! You supported our new space at the Shrine Center in droves! It was great to see so many of you out and in the building for the first time....


University of Regina Markets start Thursday, October 2nd, 2014!

University of Regina Markets start Thursday, October 2nd, 2014!

We are back for our second season at the University of Regina Research and Innovation Center Atrium! We decided on an early start to provide local goods to the students and staff of the U of R was a good idea, especially as we end early for exams and winter break. It’ll be great to see the...


Plaza Markets continue until October 11th, Wednesdays and Saturdays!

Plaza Markets continue until October 11th, Wednesdays and Saturdays!

A reminder that we continue outdoors at City Square Plaza, 12th Avenue & Scarth Street until October 11th. We like to have our last Outdoor Market just before Thanksgiving as many of you like to put local on your table for this gathering. We had a good Market this Wednesday! We were so thankful...


NEW SPACE! Big Announcement about Indoor Markets!

NEW SPACE! Big Announcement about Indoor Markets!

We do have Markets after the Plaza Outdoor Market Season is over on October 11th, 2014. We have been at the Cathedral Neighbourhood Center on Saturdays for seven years now in the winter and spring. Unfortunately while we loved the neighbourhood, we were running out of space. I could see...


Celebrity Corn on the Cob Eating Contest: August 27th

Celebrity Corn on the Cob Eating Contest: August 27th

At our last outdoor Market under the Stars, Wednesday, August 27th we will have our first ever Corn on the Cob Eating Competition. We are so proud to have one of our local Market growers, Lincoln Gardens, provide the delicious fresh corn for this event. The corn will be cooked by the...


2014 Celebrity Poutine Eating Competition

2014 Celebrity Poutine Eating Competition

At the August 13th Market under the Stars we will have our first ever Poutine Eating Competition. As you know Poutine is an iconic Canadian food and we are so proud to have the most successful Market food Truck Mr. Spudds Poutiniere provide the delicious Poutine for this event. Thank you for...


Slight Change of Location for Folk Fest Day on August 9th, 2014!

Slight Change of Location for Folk Fest Day on August 9th, 2014!

Hello everyone! We have signs that say we are located at 12th & Scarth for Plaza Markets. Well, we will still be at 12th & Scarth! Regina Folk Festival has a group of Art Marketers who will be setting up on the Plaza starting Friday and staying until Sunday. So we are moving to 1900 Block...


Celebrity Cinnamon Bun Eating Contest

Celebrity Cinnamon Bun Eating Contest

Posted in Market under the Stars / market news

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!

Posted in food trucks / Market under the Stars / market news

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

Posted in food trucks / Market under the Stars / market news

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!

Posted in food trucks / Market under the Stars / market news

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!

Posted in market news

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...


Celebrity Perogy Eating Contest Rules!

Celebrity Perogy Eating Contest Rules!

First allow me to thank so many people for their interest in the Perogy Eating Contest. We have people famous in Regina Media circles, politicos, Regina Downtown reps, Foodie Reporters, and even yes a Miss Canada winner! Something about an eating contest brings out the vicious competitive spirit...


2014 Market under the Stars Media Release!

2014 Market under the Stars Media Release!

Market under the Stars awesomeness starts June 25th, 2014! Check out our Market under the Stars Media Release...


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,...


Street Beets May 24th, 2014: Fairs, Fighting, and New Vendors!

Street Beets May 24th, 2014: Fairs, Fighting, and New Vendors!

Big news, big article of course. So let’s get started! We will be open until 4pm in partnership with UFC. We will be sharing the Plaza with UFC tomorrow (http://www.leaderpost.com/touch/story.html?id=9841258)! They started their set up on Thursday night. There are many interactive displays....


Market Butter Chicken: Global TV Focus Saskatchewan Interview

Market Butter Chicken: Global TV Focus Saskatchewan Interview

I had the honour of having Raquel Fletcher from Global TV's Focus Saskatchewan come to my house to talk to me about the importance of choosing local while I cooked Butter Chicken. They should have video of the program at http://globalnews.ca/regina/program/focus-saskatchewan in the next couple...


You can help us! 2014 Plaza Markets Poster.

You can help us! 2014 Plaza Markets Poster.

We are looking for Wednesday volunteers for our RFM Information Booth. You would help put up our info tent and table, dispense information to the public, and help them locate vendors on our map. People person, sunny disposition and ready to have fun? E-mail us...


2014 Regina Farmers' Market Map

2014 Regina Farmers' Market Map

The Regina Farmers' Market will be having an Information Booth where you can find out where the vendors are located. You can also print out this Plaza Market Map for yourself before you go to Market! It is an impressive map! We will be the largest Saskatchewan Market, with the biggest selection...


2014 Regina Farmers' Market Media Release!

2014 Regina Farmers' Market Media Release!

Posted in food trucks / Market under the Stars

Hello Everyone! Check out our Media Release...


How Regina Sees the RFM: The Open: design collaborative Discussion

How Regina Sees the RFM: The Open: design collaborative Discussion

Last year was a winning year for the RFM. We won 2013 Regina’s Best Public Event, attracted thousands, successfully conducted our first evening Markets with Market under the Stars, added a new location at University of Regina, opened up a twitter account, added several food trucks with high...


Announcement: Important Information for this Week's Markets!

Announcement: Important Information for this Week's Markets!

Hello there everyone! I have a couple of announcements to make about Indoor Markets. The Thursday, March 20th University of Regina Market will be closed. We will reopen on Thursday, March 27th, 10am to 2pm at the Reseach & Innovation Center Atrium. The Saturday, March 22nd Cathedral...