*For the 2020 season we are holding a small farm market behind the Oak Bay Municipal Hall, 2167 Oak Bay Avenue, on August 23, September 6, September 20 and October 4. The market focuses on focus on food and food security with a selectio of loal artisans. There is no music or onsite food offered.*
On the second Wednesday in June, July, August and September, Oak Bay Village becomes a European style market between 4 and 8 pm. Each market features a variety of in-season produce from southern Vancouver Island as well as preserves baked good, street food and beer, wine and spirits. In 2019 markets will be held on June 12, July 10, August 14 and September 11 and are held rain or shine.
Oak Bay merchants are open for special tastings, demos, sampling and more.
Artists and artisans from throuughout the region set up displays to showcase a variety of wares including wood turned bowls, hand made greeting cards, glass art, paper casting, fabric arts, jewelery, toys, fresh made soaps and cosmetics.
Beer, wine, cider and spirits companies are in attendance for sampling and sales.
We also offer complimentary market space to a variety of community groups offering information relevant to the Oak Bay and surrounding community.
Each market also offers local musicians, roving magic shows and Theatre SKAM's Pop Up Theatre and the occasional special guest.