BC Live Spot Prawn Season will begin on May 6, 2022 and will be available for 30-40 days.
*Please note that all these details are subject to change and your pick up date isn't guaranteed because we are dealing with a live product and it is subject to availability (we will issue full refunds or reschedule your pick up if we cannot fulfill your order)*
We had another very successful year last year getting BC live spot prawns from our boats to your dinner tables, and we are very excited about doing it again this year!
Live spot prawn pre-orders are now available. Click here to reserve your spot prawns! Spot prawn season in BC is usually an extremely busy and hectic time of the year for our fishermen, with long line ups at the wharfs as everyone is trying to get their hands on this decadent delicacy! 🦐
Live Spot Prawn Delivery:
GET YOUR SPOT PRAWNS DELIVERED TO YOUR HOME OR OFFICE!
- Two delivery zones:
- Zone 1 - Richmond Delta: 10lb minimum
- Zone 2 - Other Lower Mainland: 10lb minimum
- Home delivery costs a little more because it includes insulated packaging and delivery fees.
- We have limited delivery slots available so reserve yours now!
- Your actual delivery date is subject to change depending on your location (to make sure logistics workout for our drivers) and we will contact you personally.
- If you place a delivery order for live spot prawns under the 10lb minimum, we will be in touch, and your order will not be delivered until you have met the minimum and paid the difference.
- You will be responsible for paying the price difference if you select the wrong zone for your delivery or if you ordered pick-up but selected delivery at check out.
- Delivery time: Because we deliver across Greater Vancouver, it is difficult to estimate a specific time frame for each delivery due to traffic. They will try to deliver by 1pm to ensure freshness of the prawns.
Pick Up Instructions:
- You MUST have your barcode from your order confirmation. You can find it in your confirmation email or text.
- You can check your pick-up date by going to your order confirmation page (the big red button at the bottom of your confirmation email or text).
- All live spot prawn pick-up orders are FINAL. We are not able to reschedule your pick-up pre-orders.
- Please only show up on your pick-up date otherwise we cannot guarantee your spot prawn availability. We can only honour the pre-order price. You will be lining up in the cash sales line and prawns will be subject to availability.
- Even with pre-orders, prepare to wait as live spot prawns are subject to boat arrivals and other factors such as weather. Follow us on Facebook for live updates!
Live Spot Prawns Pick Up Locations:
Come visit us at Ladner Wharf to get your live spot prawns from Janet, Winch, Lisa and Tony. They are proud Ladner locals and are very excited to serve the community once again!
- Location: 5000 Elliott St, Delta, BC V4K 2K6
- Days: Everyday
- Time: 9:00am-5:30pm but our hours may change depending on boat arrivals and prawn availability. Updates will be posted on Facebook.
- We have two separate lines, one for pre-order and another for walk-up sales.
- More parking and less crowded than Steveston!
- **please find street parking as the lot is reserved for Sharkey's customers only!**
- If you have placed a pre-order, make sure to follow us on Facebook for live updates on boat arrivals, and we recommend you come a little earlier.
- If pre-orders are sold out on a certain day, please select another day or come visit us at the dock for cash sales at market price. We will have prawns available for walk-up customers.
- Everything You Need To Know About BC Live Spot Prawns
- Tips When Picking Up Your Live Spot Prawns
- Storing Fresh BC Spot Prawns in Your Fridge
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Why you should buy live spot prawns from us:
- We do not grade our spot prawns so while your order will be a mix of sizes, you can expect to find some large and XL spot prawns (grocery stores all have smaller spot prawns)
- We have served thousands of happy customers last summer as the purveyors of live spot prawns pick up AND delivery
- We will be offering delivery across Greater Vancouver, and pick-ups in Ladner, BC
- Our spot prawns are fishermen-direct; you will get the daily catch, fresh from our boats
- You are supporting local fishing families!