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Sidney Street Market

Closed Now: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Open today: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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lots of fun and lots of vendors

This is a must in the summer always a good time. There are activities, food and many different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vivian D
Sidney, Canada
Oh my God this is wonderrful every one loves it.

There are so many venders and things to buy. It a safe haven, wonderful I am going to move there... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Vancouver, Canada
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Every Thursday night during June, July and August, the Town's charming main street, Beacon Avenue, is closed to traffic and transformed into one of the most spectacular, festive street markets in British Columbia.With over 150 vendors offering...more
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Beacon Avenue, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1Y7, Canada
+1 250-507-0108
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must in the summer always a good time. There are activities, food and many different merchants

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vivian D
Reviewed 29 August 2018

There are so many venders and things to buy. It a safe haven, wonderful I am going to move there. There are so many shops and unique artistic items you will spend lots of money!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ahha2014
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

There’s everything from food stalls, music, fresh produce to all sorts of handicrafts. Lots of people on a warm night. Many stalls take credit but be sure to bring cash.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KeithH82
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Sidney is a small town and this market gives you the complete culture of this town.It should not be missed and plan your journey as this market is available only on Thursdays. All the communities and all the seniors come here and we can witness...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Pankajsahi
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Was overnight in Sidney before a trip to the gulf islands. Thoroughly enjoyed the market and chatting with the varied vendors. Nice and varied, beautiful jewellery, fun reversible skirt made it into my closet....go and enjoy it, stroll through as you head to the shore...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PartagasCat
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Lived in Victoria my entire life and frequent all the markets, from Moss Street to Duncan. The Sidney market seems low budget compared to all others. There’s lots of people milling about and the energy appears good, but the vendor list, specifically the food, could...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gary D
Town of S, Public Relations Manager at Sidney Street Market, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for attending the Sidney Street Market Gary D. We are glad to hear that you dined at one of Sidney's great restaurants as this is something that we encourage. The food vendors on the street are food trucks that offer an easy to...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

The energy is amazing. Fantastic Street performers everywhere and food galore. This is the best place where you can support local. Whether looking for some fresh veggies, sample some local spirits or gift buying. Everything is here.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank patoot69
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This event held every Thursday night 5pm to 8pm in the summer is a great experience for tourists and locals alike Full of diverse stalls ranging from specialist food arts and crafts and community projects There was a number of cool bands and solo artists...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dinger2481
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the Street Market in our one week visit to Sidney. Enjoyed some street food, live music, bought some fresh strawberries(so sweet!) and smoked cheddar. A nice selection of vendors and entertainment. Just people watching is fun. And dog watching! Never been anywhere...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TeresaSammis
Reviewed 15 January 2018

If you want to shop local, this is the place to be. The Sidney Street Market offers everything to hand made crafts, local food and great entertainment. A great place to get to know the local flair and be part of the community.

Date of experience: June 2017
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26 May 2017|
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Response from Town of S | Property representative |
Hello Roxann, it's quite varied. Some Vendors have square which accepts credit cards but many still work on a cash bases so best to come with cash.