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 local shops.
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. Mackenzie Ave. 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.