Medford Farmers Market June 21st

COME JOIN US DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE!

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SCHOOL’S OUT FOR SUMMER!!

Come celebrate at the Medford Farmers Market!!

As you breeze through Circle the Square this week, don’t forget to wander over to the Medford Farmers Market, just a short walk down the steps across from the library!!  Come help us celebrate summer @ the CONDON SHELL LAWN (map it!)on Mystic Valley Parkway this
THURSDAY, JUNE 21 from 3 to 7 P.M. 

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:
Roberto’s Seafood – fresh local seafood
Shady Pine Farm – meat & eggs from New Braintree, MA
West River Creamery – artisan cheeses from Londonderry, Vermont
BAKED GOODS:
Bagel Land – bagels & goodies from Winchester, MA
SPECIALTY FOODS:
Aaronap Cellars – wine from Westford, MA
Deano’s Pasta – fresh pasta & ravioli from Somerville, Ma
El Columbiano 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:
Beads by Beardslee – hand crafted jewelry from Medford, MA
City Compost – local compost company servicing Medford
Polka Dog – all natural dog & cat treats handcrafted in Boston, MA
Venier Forge – knife sharpening service out of Lancaster, MA
Ugly Baby Soap – all natural soaps locally made

Vendor Highlight: Venier Forge 

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Bring down your dull knives, scissors, and garden tools to this week’s market to get them sharpened by an expert!!
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WHAT’S HAPPENING AT THE MARKET THIS WEEK?

* Medford’s own musicians 
Georgia Bowder-Newton from 3-5pm!! 
     Rishava Green from 5-7pm!!
* Yoga with
Jenna from The Corner Studio from 5-6pm!!
* Community Table hosted by the
Alzheimer’s Association!!

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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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Medford Farmers Market June 14th

COME JOIN US DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE!

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The Medford Farmers Market celebrates Flag Day @ the CONDON SHELL LAWN (map it!) on Mystic Valley Parkway this THURSDAY, JUNE 14 from 3 to 7 P.M. 

WHO’S AT THE MARKET THIS WEEK?
Bagel Land
Brigham Farm
Busa Farm
City Compost
Coastal Vineyards
Deano’s Pasta
El Columbiano Coffee
Good Roots Farm
Henna Inspired
Lanni Orchards
Mass Provisions
Peg’s Preserves
Polka Dog
Proletariat Cook
Roberto’s Seafood
Shady Pine Farm
Simple Fare

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 Vendor Highlight: Roberto’s Seafood 

Roberto’s Seafood, a local seafood wholesaler and retailer, is excited to offer you the freshest of catch at a great price!   Roberto’s is a favorite at several local markets.  Come on down and give Roberto’s a warm Medford welcome!!


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WHAT’S HAPPENING AT THE MARKET THIS WEEK?

* Medford Family Network meet up from 3-6pm!
* Musician
Henry Cobb from 3-4:30pm!
* Local band
Juventas from 4:30-6:30pm!
* Yoga with
Emilie from Borealis Yoga from 5-6pm!
* Guitar legend
Shun Ng kicks off the Chevalier Summer Concert Series
from 6:30-8:30pm in the Condon Shell!!

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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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Medford Farmers Market Opening Day!!

We’re baaaaaaack!

The Medford Farmers Market launches its 2018 season at the Condon Shell on Thursday, June 7!

 

 

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WE’RE BACK!!!!

The Medford Farmers Market is back for the second year at the lovely CONDON SHELL LAWN (map it!) on Mystic Valley Parkway, just north of the river and east of Winthrop Street. Come check us out when the market debuts in two short weeks, 3 to 7 P.M. THURSDAY, JUNE 7, and get a load of:

Our riverside green space in the heart of Medford
Plenty of seating for you to sit, stay, eat, and shop
Free parking in the shell lot, and on Winthrop and South streets
Nearby bus service to the 94, 95, and 96 MBTA lines
Free activities: yoga, live music, cooking demos, and more
The return of EBT/SNAP matching—up to $20!
Awesome neighbors: the Winthrop Street Community Garden and the ball fields at Veterans Memorial Park
Plus, an onsite put-in means you can walk, take the bus, ride your bike, drive, or—yep—canoe/kayak to the market!

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WHO’S AT THE MARKET THIS SEASON?
Did you know we only accept vendors who grow or produce their wares locally? We’re really and truly a community-supported market! Confirmed 2018 vendors include (and stay tuned for surprise visits):
* At the market on Week 1: Thursday, June 7!!
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HUNGRY?!?
We’ve got you covered!!
               Medford Farmers Market is excited to announce
the addition of prepared food at the market!
Pop in for lunch and stay for dinner!  

                Medford’s own Simple Fare will be serving sandwiches                       and house made chips while Cambridge’s Scott Brothers Meats                       will be cooking up authentic barbecued meats weekly.

Come dine alfresco by the beautiful Mystic River!

MEET THE 2018 MARKET MANAGER:

Sarah Grant

Sarah is a Medford native, musician, and music teacher in Medford Public Schools.  She has taught at the Andrews Middle School for the past fifteen years where she enjoys singing, strumming, and mounting fabulous musicals with the talented kids of Medford.  Although the fresh and local produce brought her to the Farmers Market, it’s the farmers, small businesses, artists and dogs that created a community that she’s excited to be a part of!  

Don’t be shy, come introduce yourself and say hi!