The Revelstoke local food system is progressing, creating pride in its local producers and their products. Whether you are shopping at a farmers market, purchasing direct from a farm or enjoying a beautifully prepared meal in a restaurant, local delicacies are easy to find. The local produce demand is definitely growing here in Revelstoke.
The Revelstoke Local Food Initiative runs school programs, community celebrations, workshops and community gardens. Check out their events and projects at www.revelstokelocalfood.com. Learn the local secrets to growing vibrant veggies in their book Mountain Harvest, available at the Revelstoke Visitor Centre and various outlets around town.
Revelstoke Local Food – Farms
Small-scale, certified organic farm specializing in garden transplant and heirloom vegetables. Their crops are grown using ecological and sustainable practices. They believe in good soil management as the foundation of organic farming.
Greenslide Cattle Co.
Drive to the end of the pavement on Airport Way, keep going past Echo Lake and keep an eye out at the 8-kilometre road post. The Greenslide Cattle Company’s land is on the east shore; the land on the west is leased from BC Hydro for summer pasture, allowing Greenslide to grow hay and haylage in the summer.
Track Street Growers
Home to a grassroots garlic festival (September 18, 2016) and celebration of food and harvest, the Track Street Growers are a small local farm who specialize in garlic.
Bird Tree Farm
Revelstoke Local Food – Outlets
Le Marché Gourmet is a speciality market sourcing all fruits and vegetable locally. Offering premium quality products, like pasta, sauces, spices, vinegars
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Revelstoke Local Food – Farmers Markets
The Winter Market brings together farm and craft vendors from Revelstoke and beyond. It is held every second Thursday afternoon (noon – 5pm) at the Revelstoke Community Centre.
Revelstoke Farm and Craft Market (Summer)
Revelstoke’s market is the place to be every Saturdays from 8:30am-1pm in the summer. Grizzly Plaza comes alive with crowds of people and a vibrant market atmosphere. You’ll find fresh local Revelstoke food, local honey, baking, preserves, locally-made crafts, knitting, fresh flowers, unique metal and woodworks, food vendors and more.