VI Spring Market 2019

Our spring market kick off on March 30-31st at Nanaimo North Town Centre was a huge success with Saturday being one of the busiest day to date for attendance. Nanaimo News Bulletin came to snap a few pictures on Saturday and shared it on their social media Facebook Page which we always appreciate. They also…

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102.3 the Wave + VIM Vendors Giveaway!

the Wave

Presenting another epic Giveaway brought to you by our exclusive radio media sponsor 102.3 the wave and our very own amazing VIM vendors. Starting March 18th, 102.3 the Wave will provide on-air 2 Live Liners per day and produced promos throughout the week. The online contest featuring 40 VIM vendor prizes are all listed on…

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Vendor Tips & Trick For A Successful Market Experience

Vancouver Island Market vendors that present their booths well have increased their sales dramatically. The well known “Three Second Rule” says that you have about three seconds to grab someone’s attention to get them into your booth. Don’t waste your opportunity! Make sure you’re setting your set up for success with these quick and simple…

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Benefits of Being a VIM Vendor

Why should you participate at one (or more) of our Markets? Here are just a few reasons that make VIM the premium choice for vendors on Vancouver Island and the surrounding Gulf Islands: We are Vancouver Island’s largest curated market. We have a selective jury process and limit the number of Makers in certain categories.…

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Get the Most Out of Your Market Shopping Experience

Why not choose handmade? It makes each gift that much more special. As you’re going through your market shopping, here are some suggestions to keep in mind on how to make it a great experience! 1. Bring a Friend Shopping is meant to be done in groups right? Whether it’s with your gaggle of gals,…

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Apply Now!

Have you signed up to join Vancouver Island’s largest Spring Market yet? If you’re a vendor featuring local foods, wine, beer, pet goods, houseware, garden items, child and baby goods, or furniture, there are still a few spots left for our two-day spectacular show. Join us on March 30th and 31st  with over 100 vendors…

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