Market Events

2018 Market Demos & Events

Please Join us at the music tent at 5:00 pm for the following presentations:
July 4Tie Dye at the Market – kids of all ages can drop by the Kids’ Corner today between 3:00 and 6:45 pm with a white t-shirt, pillow case or anything else you would like to put a bit of colour and creative vibe on. Market volunteers will be set up to help you decorate your shirt to take home and enjoy. It could get messy – please dress accordingly and bring a plastic bag to carry home your creation
July 11Summer Picnics – great ideas and tips on packing for the perfect picnic from the Bread Bar
July 18Sous-vide Cooking – Cavallo Nero takes the mystery out of this amazing, healthy and tasty cooking technique
July 25Come celebrate Christmas in July while Theatre Ancaster gives us a preview of the amazing performances from their summer camps
August 1Gunn’s Hill Artisan Cheese and Pillitteri Estates Winery presents, Wine and Cheese Pairings – come try some new combinations
August 8World Leaf Café presents, Clean Power Solar Brewed Coffee! Come out and learn about our own clean green energy and coffee
August 15Beautiful tips on floral arrangements you can do at home by Flora Borealis one of our new vendors at the Market
August 22Sweet indulgences and wines that compliment them. Puddicombe Estate walks you through some great options
August 29Just like the pros, Cavallo Nero shows us how to create some amazing Charcuterie Board Arrangements for your next dinner event
September 12The perfect early fall appetizer – Gazpacho Made Easy. Cavallo Nero shows us how to make this simple but tasty cool fall soup
September 19Successful Seed Starting – get the tips from the pros on getting ready for the next season. Flora Borealis walks us through the steps to growing beautiful flowers
September 26Apple Pie Baking Contest – Do you think you know the secret to the best apple pie? Sign up at the tent beside Kid’s Corner or email (“Pie Contest” in subject line, your name and phone number to confirm entry). Buy your pie apples from an AFM vendor. Bake your apple pie and bring it to the music tent on Wednesday Sept 26th at 4:15pm (judging begins at 4:30pm). P rize for 1st place.
October 3Looking for a fun learning experience on a Wednesday afternoon? Bring the children to the Market for an up-close visit with our local firefighters and their TRUCK!! (4 – 6 pm)



Ancaster Farmers Market LOVES ITS TOWN.
The AFM provides tent space to our local artists, not for profit organizations and Ancaster BIA members.

Reservations are on a first come first served basis, we recommend booking early as the spots fill up fast.