Frequently Asked Questions
When is the market open?
The market is open every Wednesday, 8:30 am – 1 pm from the first Wednesday in May to the last Wednesday in October, rain or shine.
Where is the market located?
We are located on Charlotte St, between Louis & George Streets in Downtown Peterborough, Ontario.
How do I become a vendor?
Is the food local?
Since our inception in 1996, we have been a proud producers only market that prioritizes locally grown foods and support for local food producers. Our vendors take great pride in bringing the freshest, tastiest locally produced products to our customers.
For more specifics on these regulations see our Rules & Regulations under the For Vendors tab.
Where can I park?
Is the market wheelchair accessible?
The market is wheelchair accessible. We are located in a parking lot in Downtown Peterborough; the site is paved and at ground level – there are no stairs. Wheelchairs and strollers are welcome. There is also a wheelchair accessible portable toilet on-site.
How do I set up as a community group?
Can I busk at the Downtown Farmers’ Market?
Can I spend Nourish dollars at the market?
Yes, we have a partnership with Nourish and all of our vendors accept Nourish dollars. Available for purchase at market or via YWCA Peterborough.