At the Shipyards Friday night market

June 12, 2016

This Friday, the Shipyards Friday night market wasn’t as busy as usual, and probably because of the rain we had in the day, but by the evening the shore dried up pretty nicely and the sun came out.

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I love walking down tot he market…it’s only nine city blocks from me…but the downhill is fine; it’s the uphill return which I try not to think about…lol.

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I live in a wonderful neighbourhood with a great mix of houses and duplexes, and just a little below me are apartments and townhouses, and just below that, at the shipyards, are stores, hotels, businesses, restaurants, and large skyscrapers. And I get to walk thru all of it to get down to the ocean. On Friday nights there is a market set up with at least fifty food trucks, artisan stalls, farmer’s stalls, and children’s activities. There is always a live band and a sectioned off “beer garden” (alcohol isn’t allowed in outdoor public spaces in BC).

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I stay for as long as I like…when Robbie is with me we end up staying way into the night…and then I walk back home.

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4 Comments

  • Reply Sharmon Davidson June 12, 2016 at 3:09 pm

    What a beautiful city – which one is it? Thanks for sharing your photos and video!
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    • Reply Veronica June 12, 2016 at 3:44 pm

      Sharmon that’s Vancouver from the North Shore. Thank you so much. I love to share.

  • Reply daryledelstein June 13, 2016 at 3:33 am

    what a nice walk … i empathize about the up hill part but its so good for thighs and tush
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  • Reply Julie@frogpondfarm June 29, 2016 at 9:51 pm

    Hello lovely .. What a fab post. I just love the video. The music is wonderful. And so good to see you. Hugs x

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