October 25, 2014 6 a.m.
Give a fond farewell to the Vancouver Farmers Market, which draws to a close Sunday. Mushrooms, winter squash, fresh bread and fall-colored flowers can still be found near the Capt. George Vancouver statue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday along Sixth and Esther streets, downtown Vancouver; 360-737-8298 or vancouverfarmersmarket.com. The holiday market will return for a brief stay, Nov. 29 and 30, featuring artisans, music and Santa at the Hilton Vancouver Washington, 301 W. Eighth St., Vancouver.