The 2020 fair ONLINE EDITION featured the famous East Van Zucchini Races and the wonderful local artists, presenters and performers listed below...

Veda Hille

Veda Hille is a Vancouver musician, composer, theatre maker, and performer. She writes songs, makes records, co-writes musicals, collaborates in devised theatre, and fulfills other interesting assignments as they arise. 

Monica Lee

Vancouver musician, mother, curious musicologist and advocate of flavour, Monica Lee will bring us fun, interactive songs from her Jump Into Music program. We are very excited that Monica will also return as MC of our Zucchini Races!

Professor Banjo

Paul Silveria is a musician, songwriter, dance caller, and community organizer who engages audiences of all ages with interactive old-time music and dance!

Carnival Band

The Carnival Band is a community music project with ten years of history, based out of Commercial Drive‚Äôs Britannia Community Centre.  We believe that community music is grounded in collaboration, with the aim of empowering the individuals involved. 

Griottes Polyglottes

Ingrid Broussillion is a French language storyteller. In 2018 she founded Griottes Polyglottes who lead acting, improvisation and storytelling classes in French for adults and kids!


Heading into 6th Grade, Rose has a natural talent for making beautiful music, and plays a wide range of modern tunes on her ukulele.  


Red Fox Healthy Living Society is a registered non-profit Society and Charity that serves Indigenous and inner-city children, youth, and families. Their 

recreation, food, and cultural programs foster healthy, active living, leadership, and employment training.

Flavourful Science

Flavourful Science is a nonprofit organization that aims to bring excitement and interest in STEAM and innovation through food, a relatable medium.

Baking with Renee

Grandview Woodland Food Connection

GWFC works to support and promote an accessible, just, and sustainable food system for Grandview Woodland and to address social concerns of isolation, health, and economic well-being. 


Duncan Martin of DailyEggs is a designer and builder of backyard chicken coops. He also delivers workshops on raising laying hens, and helps people lobby for chickens in their respective cities.

Open Science Lab

The Open Science Network (OSN) is BC nonprofit with the goal of bringing science to the people.

OSN run a community lab located at 

Emily from JARR

Jarr is a brand new local business, delivering package-free groceries in returnable containers to Vancouverites. Founder Emily Sproule will join us to discuss waste decreasing.


Megaphone creates meaningful work for people experiencing poverty and homelessness. They 

produce a high-quality magazine and annual calendar that benefits low-income and homeless vendors. They will discuss low-barrier work.