EDIT: due to logistical issues the June 4th market was cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. The new start date for the produce stand is Friday, June 11!
CHPH is proud to Partner with CALGARY EATS, Walkers Own Produce and Shirley’s Greenhouses this year to offer a produce stand every Friday.
When: Fridays, 12 pm to – 4 pm starting June 11* until the week before Thanksgiving (October 8th) or the snow flies, whichever comes first.
Where: Prominence Park Near the Playground (Patterson Blvd & Patina Drive)
What can you expect?
Alberta tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, and greens will be available right away, along with BC juice, dried fruit, and preserves. Weather dependent – strawberries, carrots, spinach, radishes, and new potatoes.
June will start to see strawberries, rhubarb, spinach, kale, radishes, spinach, carrots, new potatoes, field lettuce, peas and eventually beets, cherries, apricots, and raspberries
July begins cherry season in full force, blueberries, clingstone (fresh eating) peaches, plums, blackberries, fresh onions start, string beans, broccoli, some cauliflower, and zucchini.
August may have freestone peaches, corn, a few apple varieties not sold in grocery stores, Bartlett pears, grapes, nectarines are way more plentiful, pickling cucumbers, field tomatoes, melons, garlic.
September brings squash, more apples, more pears, more grapes, prune and Italian plums, pumpkins, parsnips, turnips, and leek
The October finale includes mega pumpkins and Pink Lady apples plus much of September offerings.