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Cottonwood Market Survey

The City of Nelson is soliciting input on the Railtown plan and the Cottonwood Marketplace concept design. Take a minute to help shape the future of Nelson. Cottonwood Market is a critical piece of our local food system, and part of our region's toolkit for getting to 100% renewable. The more we depend on food shipped from…

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Kaslo River photo by Doug Pyper

‘Tis the Season for Fall Celebration

With the Fall Equinox on Friday Sept 22, it should come as no surprise that EcoSociety is ramping up with a bunch of events in the next few weeks. The new EcoSociety Calendar is a great tool to keep up with everything that's happening. Using the calendar, you can add events to your ical or gmail calendar, and you can also see what's coming up at a glance. Meanwhile, here are some things coming up…

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Market Fest August Lineup

West Kootenay EcoSociety announces the entertainment lineup for the August MarketFest! After great crowds and good weather for June and July, we're excited for the grand finale of the 2012 Market Fest season. 6 - 6:40 Moving Mosaic Samba Band NDCU Stage6:45 - 7:45 Kenny Konrad & Friends8:00 - 9:00 White Lightning Blues Band9:15 - 10:15 Sunshine Drive Royal Stage6:45 - 7:15 Folk Fusion…

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JUne Market Fest

July Market Fest Lineup

EcoSociety is proud to present July Market Fest for 2012! For July's Market Fest, look forward to 100 vendors on two blocks of Baker Street, a food court featuring an eclectic mix of dinner options, a kids tent with giant bubbles, and 7 acts on two stages. As always, the Moving Mosaic Samba band will kick off the event at 6pm The Royal Stage6:45 - 7:05 Erin Thompson Dance7:15 - 8:00 Gemma Luna…

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Market Fest Poster For June in Nelson

June MarketFest Lineup

Holy amazing lineup, batman! EcoSociety's MarketFest lineup for June is just out and it is AMAZING! At just $5, MarketFest is the best entertainment value in the Kootenays!  Here's what's happening: Kids' Tent: Puppet shows, bubbles and crafts from 6pm to 9pm Moving Mosaic Samba Band 6pm Kootenay Stage presented by the RoyalFolk Fusion Dance 6:45Blackberry Wood 7:45Gisto & Natural Flavas…

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