LOCAL HAPPENINGS IN THE LEDUC REGION
Main Street Leduc is the place to be on May 1st!
Question: What’s better than one community market? Answer: FOUR markets! Main Street Leduc is kicking off their 2021 event season with the Relove Market… Mark Saturday, May 1 from 11 AM – 4 PM on your calendars, and make your way to Leduc’s downtown shopping district. Whether it’s the Farmers’ Market, Clothing Market, Community Garage Sale, or the Pet Adoption Event that catches your fancy (or all of them!), you’ll be sure to come across unique finds that need (re)loving!
Read on to learn more about the different markets, where to find them, and what you can expect from this free-to-attend community event…
***NOTE: All current Government of Alberta public health measures will be enforced and adhered to at the Relove Market. Masks are required in all market spaces & businesses.
Farmers’ Market | Sponsored by Leduc Co-op
Show some love to local vendors at the Farmers’ Market! You’ll find everything from fresh produce & baked goods, to handmade items & handicrafts. Some specific vendors we suggest you check out include…
🥕 The Holden Colony – fresh fruit, veggies, and more
🍿 KGW Kettle Corn – sweet & salty kettle popcorn
🥓 A & A Sausage – sausage, bacon, and beef jerky
🍬 The Purrfect Candy Co. – unique & retro style candy
🍯 Grouchy Mama’s Pantry – preserves, jams, and jellies
🎨 Katreena’s Kreations – handmade art creations
💐 The Silk Shanty – silk flower arrangements
🤾♀️ Keylime Athletic Wear – athletic apparel
You’ll even be able to find US at the Farmers’ Market! The Discover Leduc Region team will be set up near the market entrance with the Leduc, Nisku & Wetaskiwin Regional Chamber of Commerce – come say hello!
Clothing Market | Sponsored by The GO Centre
Give some (re)love to gently-used wearables at the Clothing Market hosted by Block 50 Leduc! Items to be found here will include wearables of all shapes & sizes, including…
👗 Once-loved Clothing Pieces
👒 Hats & Scarves
If you’ve cleaned out your closets recently and have some gently-used clothing of your own, bring it over to the Clothing Market and help us fill up the Ikari Cart! All clothing donations will be going to the Jireh Centre.
Community Garage Sale | Sponsored by The GO Centre
What do you get when you cross a Flea Market with a Garage Sale? The Community Garage Sale hosted by the Light House Cowork! Who knows what goodies you may find here? Swing by to show a variety of collectibles & trinkets some (re)love!
Spring for Love Cat Adoption Event | In Partnership with SCARS
Join SCARS at the Relove Market to show a cat (or kitten) some (re)love! Tents will be set up in the ATB Financial parking lot in downtown Leduc with feline friends up for adoption. Please note that applications must be pre-approved… Follow the steps below if you’re interested in participating in the adoption event:
1) Fill out this Timeslot Entry Form
2) Fill out a Cat Adoption Application (indicate “Adoption Event” in the animal name slot)
3) Wait for a confirmation email advising you of next steps
Passport Program & Prizes
LOCATION: Throughout the Relove Market!
If the above-mentioned markets don’t have you convinced to attend the Relove Market, Main Street Leduc‘s passport program will! Prizes are up for grabs if you visit all 3 markets (Farmers’ Market + Clothing Market + Community Garage Sale) and collect a stamp at EACH one for your passport.
A full passport submitted at the Leduc Downtown Business Association Booth nets you an entry into the prize draw. Even better, show proof of a minimum $10 purchase from a downtown business to get yourself an additional entry!
What’s up for grabs!? We won’t give them all away, but here are a few teasers…
💙 Staycation Package from the Best Western Premier Denham Inn & Suites
⛳ Round of Golf for 4 + Carts from the Leduc Golf Club
👌 EACH prize will come with a NorQuest College YEG Discount Card (for sweet savings at businesses throughout the Leduc Region!)
We are EXCITED for the Relove Market, and you should be too! Toss a comment below if you plan on attending, or reach out via email if you have any questions (firstname.lastname@example.org).
See you Saturday, May 1 from 11 AM – 4 PM in downtown Leduc!