Medford Farmers Market July 12th

COME JOIN US DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE!

WEEK 5

WELCOME BACK!

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Summer time and we hope your living’s easy!!  Join us this THURSDAY, JULY 12th for Week 5 of the Medford Farmers Market from 3-7 P.M. 
Beautiful weather is in the forecast and we’ve missed you!  Come on down to the Condon Shell (map it!) on Mystic Valley Parkway for fresh local food and goods, great live music, a free yoga practice, interesting and informative community tables, and a Medford Family Network meet up!!  

 

And don’t forget to stick around for the Chevalier Summer Concert Series featuring the dynamic blues singer Julie Rhodes from 6:30-8:30pm!!  Make sure you come early to grab a great spot on the lawn, an iced coffee from El Colombiano and some sandwiches from Medford’s own Simple Fare!!

WHO’S AT THE MARKET THIS WEEK?

PRODUCE:
Lanni Orchards – fresh produce from Lunenberg, MA
Brigham Farm – fruits, veggies & flowers from Concord, MA
Busa Farm – fruits & veggies from Lexington, MA
Good Roots Farm – organic produce from Lincoln, MA
MEAT/SEAFOOD/DAIRY:
Mass Provisions – pot pies from Somerville, MA
Shady Pine Farm – meat & eggs from New Braintree, MA
West River Creamery – cheeses from Londonderry, Vermont
BAKED GOODS:
Bagel Land – bagels & goodies from Winchester, MA
PREPARED FOOD:
Simple Fare – sandwiches, chips, and cookies from Medford, MA
SPECIALTY FOODS:
Ackermann Maple Farm – maple syrup, cream, sugar and more from Cabot, VT
Coastal Vineyards – wine from South Dartmouth, MA
Deano’s Pasta – fresh pasta & ravioli from Somerville, Ma
El Colombiano Coffee – Arabica coffee beans brewed in Brookline, MA
Peg’s Preserves – jams, jelly, honey & spices from Lancaster, MA
Proletariat Cook – crab apple butter from Medford, MA
SPECIALTY PRODUCTS:
Henna Inspired – henna artwork and design from Everett, MA
Polka Dog – all natural dog & cat treats handcrafted in Boston, MA
Borealis Yoga – books, essential oils, mats, and all things yoga from around New England

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 Vendor Highlight: Good Roots Farm!!

Good Roots Farm is an organic vegetable farm located in Lincoln, Massachusetts.  Established in 2013, they are certified USDA organic by Baystate Organic Certifiers.  Good Roots Farm grows a variety of vegetables including greens, tomatoes, beets, carrots, peppers, radishes, and various herbs that are free of pesticides and synthetic fertilizers.  Come down this Thursday (and every Thursdaythrough October) to scoop up the freshest vegetables Good Roots Farm has to offer!!

 

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT THE MARKET THIS WEEK?

* Local musicians
      JOHN CIVELLO3-5pm!!
     ELLERY KLEIN & THE YOUNG FIDDLERS5-6pm!! 
* Community meet up with the Medford Family Network from 3-6pm!!

* Yoga with Emilie from Borealis from 5-6pm!!
* Cycling demos and information from  JRA CYCLES!!
* Community Table hosted by the ENVIRONMENT MASSACHUSETTS!!
       

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HOW TO GET THERE…
           

You can walk, take the bus (the 94, 95 and 96 buses run on High Street), ride your bike (have you checked out the new Mystic River Path?) or—yep—canoe/kayak to the market!

Driving to the market?  Shoppers park for FREE in the
* in the Condon Shell lot on Mystic Valley Pkwy/Route 16
* on both sides of Winthrop Street, near the ball fields
* on both sides of South Street, just south of the river
* at the metered and free parking spaces  on High Street


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Did you know…

The Medford Farmers Market matches EBT/SNAP

up to $20 per EBT card per week!!

SNAP beneficiaries simply swipe their EBT debit cards at the market manager’s table, and we match their total bill, up to $20 each week. That means $40 of fresh, healthy, and local food for a cost of $20, doubling shoppers’ spending power. Our benefits-matching program continues to grow every year!
Help us maintain this great program by donating here:

https://www.youcaring.com/medfordfarmersmarket-1135313

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