GOODS: “Market” To Host Farmer’s Market To Celebrate Local farmers And Purveyors
The GOODS from Market by Jean-Georges
Vancouver, BC | In celebration of local farmers and purveyors, Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver, in partnership with Vancouver Farmers Markets, will host its first Farmer’s Market on Sunday, June 24th. Nine local vendors and one winery, supported by Wayne Harris, the hotel’s executive chef and his team, will gather on the third-floor terrace of Market by Jean-Georges, to stage Shangri-La’s inaugural Farmer’s Market. From 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. the community-at-large is invited to savour, sip and shop. Chef Harris, using products from the vendors, will be creating signature Market by Jean-Georges canapés while the bartending team will be stirring up housemade sodas. Tinhorn Creek Vineyards will also be on-hand with their Cabernet Franc Rosé and Gewürztraminer. All for complimentary sampling. Details after the jump…
Purveyors brought together by the Vancouver Farmers Markets:
Skipper Otto’s Wild BC Salmon
Organic Farm Connection (salad greens and leafy things)
Maan Farms (strawberries)
French Made Baking (French pastries and macaroons)
Yummy Baked Goods (traditional baking)
Take a Fancy Chocolate and Sweets (chocolates)
Along with friends of Market by Jean-Georges: Sticky Spoon (jam) & Erin Ireland, mother of banana bread & food writer (rave-winning banana bread, personally tasted & endorsed by Jean-Georges)
Please join the culinary brigade of Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver and the Vancouver Farmers Markets for their Farmer’s Market in the city centre. No reservations required.
Entrance via Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver at 1128 West Georgia Street
or up the Market stairs at 1115 Alberni.
Parking is available underneath Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver
About the Shangri-La
Opened January 24, 2009, Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver is set in Vancouver’s downtown core, located at 1128 West Georgia, at the intersection of West Georgia and Thurlow Street. The hotel occupies the first 15 floors of a new 61-storey landmark building, a multi-purpose complex built incorporating innovative residential living, high-end retail shopping, signature restaurants and an outdoor public art space curated by the Vancouver Art Gallery.
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently owns and/or manages 65 hotels under the Shangri-La and Traders brands with a rooms inventory of over 28,000. Shangri-La hotels are five-star deluxe properties featuring extensive luxury facilities and services. Shangri-La hotels are located in Australia, Canada, mainland China, Fiji, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Philippines, Singapore, Sultanate of Oman, Taiwan, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates. The group has over 40 projects under development in Austria, Canada, mainland China, France, India, Macau, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Seychelles, United Kingdom and the United States. For more information or reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com.
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