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Farmers’ Market starts next month

The popular Morinville Farmers’ Market is preparing for the opening day, Sunday, May 1. The Market returns to the Rendez-Vous parking lot and 104 Street, running every Sunday from noon until 4 p.m. until October. […]


Morinville Christmas Market goes virtual

The annual Christmas Market, originally scheduled for this weekend and next, was cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions. But the Morinville Farmers’ Market and Morinville & District Chamber of Commerce have taken the event online with a Facebook group.  […]

Food & Health

Morinville Farmers’ Market moving to Sundays this season

The Morinville Farmer’s Market is returning to town this year, changing both its time and location. The market will run on Sundays from noon until 4 p.m. in the Morinville Rendez-Vous Centre’s parking lot. The first scheduled Sunday market is June 7.

Arts & Culture

Farmers’ Market has Back-to-School Day this Friday

The Morinville Farmers’ Market is having a special Back-to-School Day on Friday, Aug. 24.

New Market Manager Tammy Foreman said the event starts at 3 p.m. when the market opens at the arena parking lot. […]


Morinville Farmers’ Market resumes this Friday

The Morinville Farmers’ Market resumes at the Ray McDonald Sports Center Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. The market will continue indoors weekly until June except for Good Friday.

Market Manager Korien Sampson said the indoor market had about 15 vendors when it shut down for the Christmas break. She is anticipating ten vendors to start this week and to grow the selection in coming weeks. […]

Arts & Culture

Farmers’ Market heading indoors for winter

The outdoor market may have come to a close at the end of September, but those looking to get their weekly fix of local products and produce can do so starting this Friday. The Morinville Festival Society will take their weekly Farmers’ Market indoors for the third season starting Oct. 16. […]

Arts & Culture

Festival Society bringing back the Country Fair this month

The Morinville Festival Society is embracing the community’s rural roots and launching their second annual Country Fair later this month. The event takes place Aug. 22 and organizers promise a day of activity from sun up until the sun goes down. […]

Local News

Farmers’ Market offering new cookbook [VIDEO]

The Morinville Farmers’ Market has a new cookbook available to visitors to the Friday Market. Next Friday will be the last opportunity to get the book before Christmas. The Dec. 19 Market is the last before Christmas. The Market will reopen Friday, Jan. 10 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. […]

Arts & Culture

Farmers’ market gets cooking

by Lucie Roy

From the Farm is the title of the Alberta Farmers’ Market Association (AFMA) cookbook, a new publication that coincides with the AFMA’s 20th anniversary. Morinville Farmers Market Manager Korien Sampson said the book was off the press two weeks ago, but that she rcieved the book in time for last Friday’s market… […]

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Community news briefs

Acting Staff Sergeant Mark Mathias said the Morinville RCMP have launched a program this summer similar to the Positive Ticketing Program. Whenever an RCMP member encounters youth wearing their helmets, they are presenting them with a coupon for ice cream… […]