Farmers’ Market News – Saturday July 26, 2014

Withrow Park

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FRESH MARKET NEWS

Saturday, July 26th, at Withrow Market


From local specialities to fresh produce and wholesome treats, Withrow Park Farmers’ Market is a great way to connect with your community and support our local farmers and growers.  Our market vendors, volunteers, musical performers and guests combine to create a thriving environment.  Connect with our vendors – they are very proud of the hard work they put into their offerings and will happily share their knowledge with you.  Enjoy a unique family experience as Withrow Park comes alive with fresh and local wholesome goodness in the heart of Riverdale.

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

Market Music

Market Entertainment

Market Music

We welcome Brian Passmore, singer, acoustic guitar. 9am-1pm
Brian Passmore

Driftwood Theatre  

Driftwood Theatre presents Sing Along Tim – kids of all ages are invited to join in for some sing-along fun! 10:30am-11:15am

A special unscheduled surprise performance by Shakespeare in the Ruff.
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 & arugula – Healthy Choice Farm
  • BUFCO will not be at the market this Saturday. They will be back in two weeks
Local Produce & Fresh Fruit!

Fresh From The Fields

  • Amazing early golden plums – blushingly ripe and delicious! Cherries, highbush domesticated blueberries and figs! Raspberries, wild blueberries, currents, apricots, wild blueberry pies & jam. Peaches may be ready too! – Feast of Fields Organic Vineyard
  • Fresh basil, beets, chard, lettuce, scallions and lots of zucchinis – 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 Fork

  • 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!

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Local Delicious Prepared Foods!

  • Tasty Appetizers : Timpa Wheels, Bhajiya fries
  • Salads : Chaat Salad
  • Entrées : Mixed Vegetables in a coconut sauce with brown basmati rice.

    Paratha breads stuffed with kale and cauliflower – (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

  • Manning Canning will not be at the market this Saturday. They will be back next week.

Baked Fresh Goods – Breakfast & Coffee – Ice Cream!

  • Freshly baked organic breads, cookies & scones –St. John’s Bakery
  • Awesome Granola! – Local Café/”Bus Kitchen”
  • King Arthura’s Breakfast Brioche – Local Café/”Bus Kitchen”
  • Strawberry Chocolate Date Squares – Earth and City
  • Ice Cream sandwiches, fresh fruit Ice Pops & take-home tubs of fresh handmade ice creams and frozen yogurts! ice cream sandwiches (including Strawberry Cheesecake). – 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
Let your natural beauty shine!

Guest Vendors

  • Gaia’s Essentials offers all natural skin products that are gentle on your skin, stimulate your senses and are friendly to the planet! Let your natural beauty shine!
Kid’s Crafts & Activities!

For The Kids!

Hear ye! Hear ye! All Kings and Queens are welcomed this Saturday to decorate and don a glorious crown! Available while supplies last.

In Withrow Park!

Riverdale Happenings!

Withrow Park Playground Opening Celebration!

Join Councillor Paula Fletcher and Friends of Withrow Park to celebrate the opening of the new playground in Withrow Park! The wading pool will be open and kids will have their first chance to check out the new play equipment.

What: Playground Opening Celebration
Where: Withrow Playground
When: Saturday, July 26th 10:30-11:30

Local Wine Tastings!

Ontario VQA Wine

We welcome Broken Stone Winery, from Prince Edward County. Come and enjoy a sample of their favourite wine and fall under the County’s spell.

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