Oaklands Winter Market

The West Coast Winter Market is on Saturday, December 1st from 10:00am-4:00pm
at the Oaklands Community Centre (1-2827 Belmont Avenue)
The Oaklands West Coast Winter Market returns for one day only on Saturday, December 1st from 10:00am to 4:00pm. There will be live music, an Oaklands Community Association concession stand selling warm drinks and goodies, Food Trucks, artisans, farmers, kid vendors, and more! 

The West Coast Winter Market helps us raise funds for the Oaklands Sunset Market. Entrance is by donations (suggested donation $3 per person) Thank you in advance for your generosity!

Our live music for the day will feature:
10:00am-12:00pm Victoria Pop Choir
12:00pm - 2:00pm Swingkey
2:00pm - 4:00pm Kelvin

Interested in becoming a vendor?

Fill out the Application here.  
Everyone who wishes to participate as a vendor in the Winter Market must fill out an application and attach any required documentation. The application will not be considered until all required until all required documentation is received.

Applications are due Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 11:59pm. Vendors will be notified the week of October 8th regarding the status of their application. 

Vendors must abide by the make, bake, or grow BC Association of Farmers Markets (BCAFM) policies. Vendors must be the primary producer vending at their own tables. Only approved products that are made, baked, grown, raised, caught or wild harvest by the approved vendor can be sold at the Oaklands Winter Market Market. All products for sale need to meet the laws, regulations, and rules as specified by federal, provincial, and municipal bodies, local health authorities, Oaklands West Coast Winter Market, and the organic certifying body the vendor belongs to. It is up to the vendor to know and comply with the Provincial and Federal sales tax requirements. First priority is given to vendors who produce with a sustainable and organic focus.

Read The Oaklands Market Vendor Handbook! This document will demonstrate what we expect from you as a vendor. Please read the document thoroughly! 

Before you begin your application, make sure you have approved and/or ready to complete, correct attachments with your application. This will include (where applicable) your Statement of IngredientsLiquor Tasting License, Island Health information if you are a High Risk Food Vendor or Lab Test for certain Low Risk Food Vendors. All prospective food vendors selling higher risk food must contact VIHA for health approval.

To contact Island Health Authority:

Island Health
1952 Bay Street
Victoria, BC
Phone: 250.370.8699            Email: info@viha.ca 
Guidelines for the Sale of Foods at Temporary Food Market

Vendors: Please contact markets@oaklandsca.com
Volunteers, Musicians, Sponsors: Please contact community@oaklandsca.com or call 250-370-9101 x 4


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