If you enjoy discovering unique foods and products you won’t find anywhere else, explore the best markets in Niagara-on-the-Lake and pick up some delicious and colourful items along the way. Visiting our local artisans, farmers and artists is a great way to spend a leisurely day, so plan your escape to wine country today and prepare to slow things down and truly enjoy the little things in life.
The Market at the Village
One of the best-loved and most well-known markets in the area, the Market at the Village, is in its 12th season. Offering visitors an authentic market experience – including all local vendors and 100 per cent Niagara-grown produce – this Niagara market is fun for the whole family. While you shop for local goods, you can enjoy live entertainment and people-watching amidst fellow foodies and passionate artisans.
Harvest Barn Country Markets
Get a farm-to-table fresh lunch and tons of goodies to take home with you at the Harvest Barn Country Markets. This 35 years young market is strongly committed to supporting local farmers, so their locally-inspired offerings are always fresh. You won’t go hungry while shopping around this market because there is a bakery, deli, salad bar and plenty of spots for specialty snacks the whole family will love.
Kurtz Orchards Farm & Marketplace
The Kurtz family looks forward to welcoming you to their gourmet marketplace. Three generations of Kurtz farmers and foodies have been putting their tender loving care into maintaining and growing this Niagara market, which is said to have some of the area’s “most edible heritage.” From fresh fruits to high-quality products and dishes, a visit to the Kurtz family will make you proud to support Niagara farmers, while also delighting your palette.
Walkers Country Market
Since the 1930’s, Walkers Country Market has been family-owned and operated by people who truly love food and look forward to sharing it with visitors from across Southwestern Ontario. See what produce is in season and get a hold of specialty baked goods that are amazing all year round.
Make Your Days More Special at the Niagara Markets
When did big box stores become favoured over local farmers and artisans who are passionate about cultivating high-quality foods for the people they love? Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake and slip back into a simpler time where you’ll be able to pronounce all the ingredients in your food and get to shake the hands of the farmers who put it on the table.
After a day of touring our favourite markets in the area, retire to Vintage Hotels for a relaxing stay in Niagara-on-the-Lake – including dining experiences in restaurants that always support local and continue to put the time and effort into crafting dishes that sing Niagara’s praises.