FAQ

When is the next market?
Stay tuned for details.

Is there a cost to attend as a shopper?
No, there is no cost to attend as a shopper, we will have 70+ local vendors set up.

How do I attend the workshops?
Visit our workshop page and pick the events you’d like attend. All workshops need to be prepaid prior to the market.

How many people attend the show?
We expect to connect with over 10,000 + locals on the island. We will promote the show via social media, radio and print ads so it will be a well-organized and attended show.

How does VIM jury applications?
We emphasize on growers, bakers, and makers on the Island! Our goal is to curate the best of the best who wish to grow their small business and be well established on the Island. The craftsmanship of the products you’re marketing, your willingness to become a better brand through working with other local creative professionals, and your social media presence will all play a key role.

We love working with all passionate growers, bakers and makers so even if you’re new at it, stay tuned for our next event.

Can I sell a product that I didn’t design, grow or bake myself?
Nope. In order to be accepted as a VIM vendor everything you sell needs to be designed by you, baked by you or grown right here on Vancouver Island.

Can I share my booth with a friend?
No, we don’t allow booth-splitting or subletting.

Have anymore questions please contact us.