Re/Form
Mar
28
8:00 AM08:00

Re/Form

A two-day conference at the award-winning Cheakamus Centre that will feature a thoughtfully curated program of keynote presentations, creative and business-focused breakout sessions and panel discussions with topics ranging from launching into entrepreneurship to overcoming business failures, each designed to help you get inspired and in touch with the creative warrior within. 

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Re/Form
Mar
29
8:00 AM08:00

Re/Form

A two-day conference at the award-winning Cheakamus Centre that will feature a thoughtfully curated program of keynote presentations, creative and business-focused breakout sessions and panel discussions with topics ranging from launching into entrepreneurship to overcoming business failures, each designed to help you get inspired and in touch with the creative warrior within. 

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WINTER MARKET
Nov
18
10:00 AM10:00

WINTER MARKET

Refresh Market returns to the historic West Coast Railway Heritage Park November 17 and 18! Shop the edited selection of clothing, ceramics, jewelry, dry goods, vintage and more from 100 local designers, makers and pop-ups and stock up on handmade essentials. Plus, take in food trucks, music and good vibes in a cool, carefree environment. Be one of the first 50 on both days to receive a Refresh Market swag bag. Admission is $5 at the door, $3 online and free for kids under 12. 

*EARLY BIRD TICKETS: $5 Friday + Saturday* (ends November 15)

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WINTER MARKET
Nov
17
to Nov 18

WINTER MARKET

Refresh Market returns to the historic West Coast Railway Heritage Park November 17 and 18! Shop the edited selection of clothing, ceramics, jewelry, dry goods, vintage and more from 100 local designers, makers and pop-ups and stock up on handmade essentials. Plus, take in food trucks, music and good vibes in a cool, carefree environment. Be one of the first 50 on both days to receive a Refresh Market swag bag. Admission is $5 at the door, $3 online and free for kids under 12. 

*EARLY BIRD TICKETS: $5 Friday + Saturday* (ends November 15)

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FIRST DIBS AT REFRESH MARKET
Nov
17
3:00 PM15:00

FIRST DIBS AT REFRESH MARKET

*NEW!* FIRST DIBS EARLY ACCESS: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 3-4 P.M.

Introducing First Dibs, an exclusive first look at Refresh Market before its doors open to the public. Guests will receive exclusive early admission, a welcome gift courtesy of Squamish apothecary and lifestyle shop Nootka Naturals, a cocktail mixed by award-winning mixologist and Gillespie's Fine Spirits owner Kelly Ann Woods and the opportunity to score something new before someone else gets the chance. Tickets are $25 (limited number available).

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THE NARRATOR
Oct
23
6:30 PM18:30

THE NARRATOR

Join local marketers and influencers to get a sharper perspective on the art of storytelling. What does it take to create a compelling online story? How can we find a balance between brand storytelling and promotional messaging? Learn how to form deeper online connections and better utilize the art of storytelling to give your brand a competitive edge in today’s busy digital realm.

 

Featuring:

Colleen Myers - Squamish.com

Robyn Balez - Socially Robyn

Emily Jenkin - @emilyforbesjenkin

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DINNER AL FRESCO
Aug
24
6:00 PM18:00

DINNER AL FRESCO

Join us for a long table gathering amongst friends, fine food and fresh open air at the second annual Dinner al Fresco hosted jointly by Refresh Market and Fergies Café.

Experience the joy of a shared meal amongst friends as you feast on locally grown seasonal ingredients and wine pairings. 

Partners:  Fergie's Café | Gillespie's Fine Spirits | oh the sweet things | a fox in the flowersBungalow 968 | The Squamish Chief | Best Coast Christmas Lights | Xoco Westcoast Chocolatiers | Oh Lovely Deer

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THE IMPORTANCE OF SELF-CARE
Jun
22
6:30 PM18:30

THE IMPORTANCE OF SELF-CARE

Join local shop owners, makers and teachers to find out how to set the tone for a more balanced, creative self. How can we embrace a more holistic approach to the art of self-care? What can we do to ensure we are checking in? Learn about the importance of physical and mental nourishment, making time and setting intentions as we follow the journeys of three creative women whose daily rituals have helped shaped their businesses.  

Featuring: 

Nicolette Richer - The Green MoustacheRicher Health

Mikki Bernier - Nootka Naturals

Kristin Campbell - Kristin Campbell YogaSquamish Water Kefir

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HUNT AND GATHER
Apr
11
6:30 PM18:30

HUNT AND GATHER

Refresh Movers and Makers Vol. 3: 

Hunt and Gather: Mindful consumerism and the second hand market. 

Join local shop owners and stylists to find out how to rethink your wardrobe and better connect your clothing to your values. Is vintage the alternative to disposable fashion? How does buying second-hand support conscious consumerism? Learn how the rise of fast-fashion has shifted the way we think about our own personal style and follow the journey of four style-minded locals whose businesses inspire a more conscious approach to the way we wear.

 

Featuring: 

Lauren Clark and Lyndsey Chow, Founders, hey jude

Chloe Popove, Owner, My Modern Closet

Elim Chu, Fashion Stylist

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MOVERS + MAKERS VOL.1: STYLE, SELL, REPEAT.
Nov
3
6:30 PM18:30

MOVERS + MAKERS VOL.1: STYLE, SELL, REPEAT.

You’ve designed a great product or have an idea you know will sell. Learn the tricks of product styling and promotion and gain a solid understanding of what it takes to make your mark in the retail space. Special

 

Who:

 

Chrystal McLeod - Founder, Harlow Skin Co.

What began as a quest for clean skin has become a successful line of ethically sourced self-care products designed to nourish, repair and protect, leaving your skin (and your well-being) intoxicatingly smooth.

Sonia Chhinji - Founder, Woodlot 

As a young girl, Sonia would hand-roll cotton wicks with her mother to create tea-lights, intended to burn all day. Now, together with her partner, she creates premium natural products that are sold in 200 stores worldwide (and counting).

 

 

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