CHPH is proud to Partner with CALGARY EATS, Walkers Own Produce and Shirley’s Greenhouses again this year to offer a produce stand every Friday. New this year, Love Grows Wild Ranch will also be on hand offering fresh Alberta Beef Please note the time for the market has changed this year, and will run from 2 pm to 6 pm on Fridays.
When: Fridays, 2 pm to – 6 pm until the week before Thanksgiving 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.