New St Jacobs Market Food Tour

photo collage of vendors at the St Jacobs Market

Food, culture and history – something new to do at the St. Jacobs Market!

When you join the curated St Jacobs Market Food Tour, you will sink your teeth into the Mennonite roots of the market. Learn about food traditions, market history, the expertise of women and men that grow and produce the food they sell every week. And most importantly…treat samples for the foodie in you!

Sweet, sour, salty, savoury & spicy… this is what a farmer’s market tastes like!

Every Thursday
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
February 8 – April 25

This Market Food Tour is for people who care about what they eat, where it comes from and want to talk about it! Bring your appetite for food, culture and history because you will leave with a whole new appreciation and an appetite for more.

Get to know the St. Jacobs Market in a whole new way and taste why everyone returns again and again to the largest year-round farmer’s market in Canada!

Tour Highlights 

  • 6 tastings including cheese, preserves, meats, baking, and maple syrup!
  • Introduction to Mennonite culture and history at The Mennonite Story
  • Meet local farmers and food producers to hear the inspiration behind their hard work
  • Learn some market history
  • Small group of 10 or less people to ensure you have the best experience!

*This tour is not vegetarian or gluten free*


This walking tour is a partnership with The Mennonite StorySt. Jacobs Market & Stroll Walking Tours