Withrow Market Living – Saturday, July 19th

FRESH MARKET NEWS

Saturday, July 19th, at Withrow Market


Join us this Saturday in Riverdale as we celebrate local food and community. Meet the people behind the sustainable food, the fabulous fun and the incredible artistry at the Withrow Park Farmers' Market. We're in Withrow Park, every Saturday, 9am-1pm, rain or shine!

See you at the Market!

John Zeus, Market Manager | Contact: withrowmarket@gmail.com

View our full list of Farmers & Vendors 

This Saturday In Riverdale!

10 Local Farmers, 9 Prepared Food Vendors, 1 Winery, Special Guests, Wonderful Volunteers, Market Events & More

Market Music – Julie Snider, Celtic violin

Community outreach organization – tba on social media
Pape Library story time – 10:30am-11:15am

Good For You & The Planet!

Organically Grown

  • Beets! All colours! Bunching onions, sugar peas & snap peas – Cookstown Greens
  • Garlic scapes, kohlrabi & squash blossoms – Cookstown Greens
  • Green onions, garlic, scapes, kale, chard, carrots, beets, green beans, sugar snap peas, salad mix, spinach & arugla – Healthy Choice Farm
  • Local cut flowers, outdoor grown! Gorgeous and sustainable! – BUFCO
Local Produce & Fresh Fruit!

Fresh From The Fields

  • Cherries, raspberries, strawberries, wild blue berries, Saskatoon berries, gooseberries & Wild Blueberry Pies – Feast of Fields Organic Vineyard
  • Beets, spring salad mix, sugar snap peas, basil, chard & green onions – Fiddlehead Farms
  • New potatoes, various lettuce, snap & shelling peas, beets & local preserves – Haystrom Farm
Pastured Meats, Heritage Eggs & Local Cheese & Dairy!

From The Farm To Your Table

  • Quality maple syrup – Danbrie Farms
  • Naturally-raised, pastured meats, beef, chicken & Berkshire pork – Field Sparrow Farms
  • Heritage chicken eggs – Murray's Farm
  • Pastured Berkshire pork – Murray's Farm
  • Chicken sausage in Octoberfest, Mild Italian & Hot Italian! All gluten-free! – Field Sparrow Farms
  • Cheese curds are back! – Monforte
Fresh Local Ingredients, Non-Gmo, Prepared With Love & Care.

Delicious Prepared Foods!

  • Jams & Preserves – Strawberry Jam, Rhubarb Vanilla Jam, Raspberry Jam & Ontario Pickled Asparagus – Manning Canning

  • Tasty Appetizers : Timpa Wheels, Bhajiya fries
  • Salads : Chaat Salad      
  • Entrées : Mixed Vegetable curry with Brown basmati rice. Paratha breads stuffed with seasonal vegetables. – (all gluten-free) Tiffinday     
  • Take home curry jars (serves three) : Chickpea Curry, Lentil Spinach Curry, Mixed Vegetable curry (free tastings available) – (all gluten-free) Tiffinday

  • Grilled Cheese sandwiches with olive tapenade – Eudora Foods
Locally Baked Goodness & Organic, Fair Trade Coffee!

Baked Fresh Goods – Breakfast & Coffee – Ice Cream!

  • Freshly baked organic breads, cookies & scones – St. John's Bakery
  • King Arthur's Breakfast Brioche – Local Café/"Bus Kitchen"
  • Strawberry Chocolate Date Squares – Earth and City
  • Ice Cream sandwiches, ice pops and take-home tubs. Special sammie flavour : Italian Job, milk chocolate-hazelnut gelato in chocolate chip cookies, rolled in toasted hazelnuts. – Sweet Sammies Ice Cream Sandwich Co.

  • Organic Coffee & Iced Maple Coffee – Market Community Tent                      
  • Organic, locally-roasted, fair-trade coffee from Coffeecology. If you bring your own cup, we will give you $0.25 off. Try our Iced Maple Coffee! We use local maple syrup from Danbrie Farms. – Market Community Tent                      
What's New?

Market Community Announcements & Events

Withrow Market's Canadian Tire Money Drive!
We are collecting Canadian Tire money which will be used to purchase a cooler for our market. Our volunteers will be accepting donations every Saturday.

Handcrafted Skin Care For The Conscious Spirit!

Guest Vendors

Leenie's Skin Care will be at Withrow Market this Saturday with their hand crafted lotions and butters.

Kid's Crafts & Activities!

For The Kids!

What better way to enjoy a long, warm summer day than building, decorating and floating a cork boat? See you Saturday!

Dhurga from the Pape Library will be visiting for story time from 10:30am-11:15am weather permitting.

In The Neighbourhood!

Riverdale Happenings!

July 19: Summer BBQ with Craig Scott | 1:00 – 4:00 PM | Withrow Park | Free 
Join Craig Scott for his second annual summer BBQ! There will be free food, plus activities for children. All are welcome! The BBQ will feature information booths for local organizations working to build a clean and sustainable Canada.

July 19: Special Event –  After the market! | Bees, Butterflies and Birds Tour at the Brickworks | Saturday, July 19, 2–3pm –  Click here for more information on this 2 part event!

 

Local Wine Tastings!

Ontario VQA Wine

We welcome Stanners Vineyard from Prince Edward County, to our market.

  • 2012 Chardonnay – Aromas and flavours of apple, pineapple, and honey. A chardonnay with intense fruit, a sensuous, rich mouthfeel and excellent length. A full bodied wine with great interest and intrigue!
  • 2011 Pinot Noir – Our traditional approach with minimal handling in the winery has resulted in a wine that reflects the County terroir – floral with bright strawberry flavours, good minerality and finely balanced acidity.
  • 2011 Straw House Red – A blend of cabernet franc and pinot noir – cherry and dill flavours balanced by fine tannins – very food friendly
  • 2012 Cabernet Franc – A new release! Dark cherry and blackberry flavours with pleasing tannins, resulting in an outstanding complex and long-lasting finish. A great sense of purity!
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