Update for this weekend's Pumpkins-n-Pooches and Colchester Farmers' Market. Due to the weather forecast Pumpkins-n-Pooches has been postponed to Sunday, October 2nd. It will begin at 11 am and finish up at 3 pm. Due to Pumpkins-n-Pooches being postponed to Sunday, there will be no regular market on Sunday. Instead you will see the vendors that had signed up for Pumpkins-n-Pooches on Sunday. Here are some of the vendors you can expect to see: 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, 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. The Colchester Market will be in full swing on Sunday, October 9th. Thanks for Keeping It Local!
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.
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.