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Fireweed Community Market Society
Fireweed Community Market Society
  • Welcome to the Fireweed Community Market Society

    We celebrate Yukon culture at our markets 'where local happens'.

    About Us

    Our Mission

    We promote the production and consumption of Yukon products. We offer authentic experiences to residents and tourists by supporting local entrepreneurs and small businesses and directly connecting consumers with producers of quality goods that are locally grown, raised, wild-harvested, or hand-crafted.

    Our Team

    Since 2005, a volunteer board has guided the strategic and operational success of our non-profit society, with the support of part-time and seasonal staff, over 150 members and 100 volunteers annually, and long-term funding from the Growing Forward programs.

    Our Markets

    Outdoor Fireweed Community Market in Shipyards Park​: Open Thursdays

    3 - 7 pm, 17 May to 13 Sept. 2018.

    12 Days of Christmas Fireweed Community Market in the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre: Open 7-18 Dec. 2018.

    Special Markets as opportunities arise.

    Our 2018 Vendors

    Farm & Food Products

    Farm Products

    Circle D Ranch: Beef, elk velvet antler capsules, kale chips, garden vegetables.

    Dusty Trail Yukon: Vegetables, jams, and pickles.

    Elemental Farm: Certified organic vegetables, herbs, shoots ,starts, and eggs.

    The Garden Palette: Dog cookies, Saskatoon berries, and pine needle/rattan baskets.

    Lendrum Ross Farm: Vegetables and farm products.

    Sarah's Harvest: Certified organic vegetables, herbs, and shoots.

    Yukon Gardens FB: Greenhouse vegetables, herbs, and plants.


    Food Products

    Atlin Mountain Coffee Roasters FB,TW: Organic, fair-trade coffees, roasted sustainably with wood heat.

    It's Only Natural: Rustic bread loaf, bagels, cinnamon rolls, wild blueberry, cranberry, and haskap jam, and soap and candles from natural ingredients.

    Klondike Kettle Corn FB, IG: Yukon's original, sweet and salty kettle corn.

    The Maple Rush: Maple confection.

    The Twisted Gourmet FB, IG: Wild Yukon spice blends.

    Art & Crafts

    Carlie Beads! FB: Jewelry made from treasure-hunted beads and pieces.

    Laberge Lumber Company: Items made from salvaged wood and re-purposed hardware.

    Lara Melnik: Jewelry and art made from polymer clay.

    Nature's Workshop: Handmade custom woodwork (cutting boards, tables, wall art and other wood items).

    St. Elias Axe and Tool FB: Repaired and restored vintage/antique tools.

    Body Care, Books, Photography, & Information

    Balm Bombshell Body Care: Bath bombs, soap, lip balm, sugar scrub.

    Northof60girl: Photography on postcards, note cards, book marks, magnets, and Christmas cards; Photography books and vinyl products.

    Poiema: Soap and fibre arts (weaving and knitting). 


    Information Sharing

    CPAWS Yukon FB, TW: Conservation promotion and fundraising.

    Government of Canada: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

    Government of Yukon FB, TW: Access to services, information, and opportunities to provide input.

    Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous Society: Festival promotion and fundraising.

    Special Events

    Entertainment

    • Busker Barbara Drury on cello

    Celebrations

    • Aboriginal Day Event
    • Zero Waste Yukon Plastic-Free Event
    • End of Harvest Event

    News

    • Job Opportunity: Market Manager & Market Assistant. Applications due April 30.

    Events Calendar

    No upcoming events.

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    Fireweed Community Market Society

    Suite 220, 2237 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse YT Y1A 0K7, Canada

    (867) 333-2255

    Office Hours

    Tuesday - Thursday: 9 am - 1 pm

    (please call ahead to ensure we are in and not running errands)