A visit to a farmers market is a sure-fire mood lifter! Mingle with crowds of cheerful shoppers, admire fresh and colourful products, and meet dedicated farmers and food producers proudly displaying their bountiful harvest. There are public markets in most sectors of Gatineau, and theyre all equally delightful! In Ripon, in the heart of Petite-Nation, meet local farmers and shop for everything from fresh vegetables and artisanal baked goods to wine, cheese, apples and cider, and meat and deli fare. Over in Ottawa, visit the ByWard Market, one of Canadas largest and oldest public markets. Besides a huge range of fresh products, this iconic market boasts lively cafés, restaurants and outdoor summer patios. And if you like to haggle, Larose Flea Market in the Masson-Angers sector is the place for you. Open all year, its the largest flea market in Outaouais, with more than 6,500 square metres of indoor stalls and up to 250 outdoor exhibitors. Youre sure to get the best price on all your purchases!