A photo of carrots at the Yellowknife Farmers' Market posted to the event's Facebook page.
The Yellowknives Dene First Nation will hold its annual community market and fall harvest fair in Ndilǫon Saturday.
Starting at 1pm in the Ndilǫ Garden, the fair – organized with the help of Ecology North – will include some of the First Nation’s craft and food vendors, gardening workshops, and a “harvest veggie show-off” in the following categories:
Most unique vegetable or fruit
Most beautiful bouquet
Best submission from someone aged under 18
The show-off will run until 4pm. Residents are encouraged to bring their entries to celebrate locally harvested food.
Transportation from Dettah to Ndilǫ will be provided from 12:30pm-3pm, as well as a return trip at 5pm.