Our Story

From the heart of the land to the heart of the city

Ottawa Farmers’ Market is a producer-run organization that features over 150 vendors within an area of 100 kilometres from Ottawa.

Have lunch and enjoy

the market musicians

Have lunch and enjoy

the market musicians

Who We Are

Ottawa Farmers’ Market is a producer-run organization that features over 150 vendors within an area of 100 kilometres from Ottawa. Providing an opportunity to buy the freshest local products the season has to offer directly from the people who produce them, the market is also a great place to meet friends, have lunch and enjoy the market musicians, buskers and special events!

Where To Find Us

From our first market at Lansdowne Park in 2006 we have expanded to our four current locations including Westboro, Orléans and Barrhaven and our year round home at Lansdowne Park. Bringing local food to your community as our motto says: from the heart of the land, to the heart of the city!

Lansdowne, Westboro

Orléans & Barrhaven

Lansdowne, Westboro

Orléans & Barrhaven

We believe in putting

farmers first

We believe in putting

farmers first

What We Do

Ottawa Farmers’ Market is a member-based association which means the farmers’ themselves are in charge! We provide environments where local farmers, specialty food processors, and artisans can flourish by delivering premium quality self-produced goods from within the Ottawa region through vibrant community markets. You can trust that our products are made by our dedicated members, bringing only the best quality goods to the people of Ottawa. Producer only means just that, only people who are creating, growing, making their products come to our markets with a minimum of 51% of our vendors being agricultural producers as defined as a true farmers’ market.

Board of Directors

President

Jocelyne Garland

Vice President

Andy Terauds

Treasurer

Hector Emond

Secretary

Matthew Mason-Phillips

Director

Mark Just

Director

Colleen Forer

Director

John Weatherhead

Director

Greer Knox

Director

Jill Davies

Director

Andy Lofthouse