Unique gifts and curated finds await you at River Market at Westminster Quay. This 75,000 public market showcases 25 of B.C.’S best independent shops, restaurants and schools all under one roof. For that special something for your special someone, for the gift for the person who has everything, or for a little sneaky personal shopping, River Market will have what you need.
From a cozy little toy shop to all natural handmade soap to the Great Wall of Tea Co., if you are looking for unique and special gifts for your loved ones this holiday season, take a trip to River Market; we bet you’ll find the perfect gift for them and probably end up with a few things for yourself as well.
Beyond the fantastic every day shopping, River Market is host to several craft and flea markets:
New West Craft: celebrate the art of making where local jewelers, knitters and crafters bring you the best they have to offer. Fantastic one of a kind finds for everyone on your list. December 5th and December 19th from 11am – 4pm
Curious Flea: an incredible collection of vendors selling spectacular wares ranging from antique to Mid-Century Modern to 50′s kitsch to upcycled furniture and decor. This isn’t your usual bargain basement flea market, but rather a treasure hunter’s dream. December 12th from 10am – 5pm.
Or if you fancy yourself crafty and prefer to DIY your holiday gifts, you can drop into a painted pottery class or a soap making class! Various days and times; see rivermarket.ca for more information.
Getting to River Market is incredibly easy. The market is located one block south of the New Westminster Skytrain station. Or you can hop on the DUC! The Downtown Uptown Connector is a complimentary shuttle service connecting New Westminster to River Market with shuttles running approximately every 30 minutes from Thursday to Sunday.
River Market at Westminster Quay
810 Quayside Drive
New Westminster, BC