On Saturday, October 1st some of the Colchester Farmers' Market vendors will be at Pumpkins-n-Pooches. The fun starts at 11 am and finishes up at 3 pm. Here are some of the vendors you can expect to see there: CT Gourmet, Savitsky Farm, Littel Acres, Ursula's Art, Home Prep Products, 24 Peace, Oma's Pride, Sweet Country Roads, Super Soups, Carl Runkle, Whole Harmony, SIS Design, Cold Spring Farm, Savings Institute, C&D Roasters, and Shannon's Jammin'. There may be a few extra vendors joining as well. For more information on these vendors click on the Vendors link. If you don't make it to Pumpkins-n-Pooches the market will be open on Sunday, October 2nd. See you Saturday or Sunday and thanks for Keeping It Local!
It is hard to believe that September is here. The days of the Colchester Farmers' Market are winding down. Usually a sad time for the vendors and market goers. However, this winter Coldspring Farm will be hosting a Winter Market. Here are the details to this market. The Winter Market will run October 30th through to May 14th. They will open their doors at 10am and say good-bye to market goers at 1pm. You can expect to find the following items at the Winter Market: farm fresh foods, bakery, dairy, meats, great local products, music and more. Meet and Eat at the Breakfast Barn for some terrific egg sandwiches. To find Coldspring Farm pop the following address into your GPS: 46 Town Rd, Colchester. Click on their link for more information about the farm and the Winter Market.Hope you can make this part of your winter routine. See you at the farm. And thanks for continuing to Keep it Local! during the winter months.
Every week at the Farmers' Market is awesome but we also try and do something special every once in a while for local artisans, kids and even our pets. Click on the Events link for a look at the Colchester Farmers' Market 2016 calendar of events.
When you visit and shop at the Colchester Farmers' Market make sure to visit our guest and part-time vendors. We will try and update this section of our web page with information about our guest and part-time vendors.
This week we welcome to the market the following two vendors:
Jon's Fish--Jon will be providing us with oysters, smoked fish and many of his own creations. Look for the boat on the green.
Super Soups--prepared by Barb are delicious. She uses top quality dehydrated food to prepare her soups. These soups will be ready in 20 minutes for your enjoyment. Feel free to add to any of these soups by adding meat, chicken, more vegetables, rice or pasta. The possibilities are endless. Cozy on up to a cup of Super Soups! If you miss Barb at the market you can reach her at Super Soups or by calling 203-537-0915.
We have a fantastic selection of vendors every week at the Market. If you want to find out more about them please click on the Vendors link for additional information about all of our 2016 participants. Along with a detailed description of their products you'll find links to their websites and Facebook pages.
All of our vendors will be on the Green providing you with Connecticut Grown or handmade goodness.
Make sure you come back here or our Facebook page often for updates and other fun things about both the Market as well as our vendors this year. And while you're on our Facebook page make sure you like us!
The Colchester Farmers' Market is Open every Sunday from June through October from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm at the Colchester Town Green at 98 Hayward Avenue in Colchester. Unless it's a downpour or one of those late season hurricanes we are open Rain or Shine! The 2016 season will begin on June 19th. Check back here often during the spring for information about the new year.
Click on the link on the left for directions.
Over the course of the season we also showcase a number of very talented local musicians so if you haven't made it out to the market yet, you don't know what you are missing. We are family friendly and pet friendly.