2018 Cottonwood Community Market Opening

Every Saturday at Cottonwood Falls Park, Cottonwood Market features live music and a friendly vibe. Over 40 vendors are at Cottonwood each Saturday selling fresh produce, fresh juice, eggs, honey, local natural meats, home-brewed root beer, and a great selection of prepared savory and sweet foods. In addition, Cottonwood Market features a variety of unique products including jewellery, artwork,…

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2018 Nelson Garden Festival

Always on Mother's Day Weekend. Always free to attend. The 17th Annual Nelson Garden Festival happens on Saturday, May 12th, 2018, 10-3 pm, 600 block of Baker St. downtown Nelson. 50 booths of veggies, flowers, perennials and annuals, shrubs and bulbs, and many items to spruce up your gardens, patios, walkways and decks from some of the region's best gardeners and crafts people. This is a rain or…

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Do you Support a Regional Composting Solution?

Did you miss signing the municipal composting petition this summer at the EcoSociety Markets? Sign online now and tell our local government you support a regional composting solution! Visit the EarthMatters website to sign and learn more. Prefer Facebook? Visit Earthatters Facebook page to share your interest in a regional composting solution.

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MarketFest – August 25

The 2017 MarketFest celebrations will be returning for two nights this coming summer! Downtown Baker Street will, once again, be transformed into a lively night market featuring 100 vendors, live music, dance performances, kids entertainment and more. MarketFest is fun for the whole family, and is not to be missed. The fun at MarketFest runs from 6 pm to 10:30 pm. A $5 donation for admission is…

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MarketFest – July 28, 2017

The 2017 MarketFest celebrations will be returning for two nights this coming summer! Downtown Baker Street will, once again, be transformed into a lively night market featuring 100 vendors, live music, dance performances, kids entertainment and more. MarketFest is fun for the whole family, and is not to be missed. The fun at MarketFest runs from 6 pm to 10:30 pm. A $5 donation for admission is…

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Your opportunity to spread the news

Dial-it-up! Get your hands on the volume controls at The EcoCentric on Kootenay Coop Radio. Join the EcoCentric team and help produce one of Canada’s longest-running environmental news radio programs. Put forward the important environmental news from our Kootenay community, our province, our country... and what the heck... it’s our one planet. Interview prominent Canadians from across the…

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