Winter 2015 Westport Farmers Market Opens November 14

WFM winter 2015The Winter Westport Farmers Market opens for the season on Saturday, November 14 at 10:00am. The market returns for a fifth season at Gilbertie’s Herb Garden on Sylvan Lane in Westport, and will run each Saturday through March 12.

This is a great opportunity to bring the entire family as you shop from your favorite vendors. Sip a warm cup of coffee or tea and let the kids snack on a pizza, tortilla soup and a sweet treat as you shop for your artisanal breads and cheeses, meats, baked goods, seasonal vegetables as well as a variety of salad greens that have been grown hydroponically in a greenhouse. Enjoy weekly lectures, cooking competitions and a demonstration series throughout the entire winter season. Mark your calendars for the events that interest you on the calendar below.

Vendors   (* indicates a rotating vendor on a biweekly or tri-weekly schedule)

Aradia Farm

Beltane Farm
Boxcar Cantina

Calcutta Kitchens

Connecticut Gourmet*
Doc’s Organic Maple Syrup*

Dorset Maple Syrup*

Flour City Pasta
Fort Hill Farm

Healing Home Foods*
Huckleberry Artisan Pastries

Izzi B Allergen Free Baked Goods

Jane’s Good Food*
The Local Catch

Molly & Murphy Dog Biscuits*

Nutty Bunny Vegan Ice Cream

Om Champagne Tea

Ox Hollow Farm

Paul’s Organic Dog Food & Treats

Raus Coffee
Riverbank Farm
Sankow’s Beaver Brook Farm

Simply Delicious
Skinny Pines

Sport Hill Farm

Sugar & Olives

Tapas Box
Two Guys From Woodbridge
Wave Hill Breads
Woodland Farm

Event Calendar:

    • Nov 14 – Canned Jar Swap at 12:00 p.m.
    • Nov 21 – Green Moon will showcase holiday activities.
    • Nov 28 – closed
    • Dec 5 – Cooking Competition – Home cooks compete with featured ingredient
    • Dec 13 –Wreath Making – Gilbertie Staff
    • Dec 19 – Vagabond Daughter – Organic vegetable fabric dying
    • Dec 27 – closed
    • Jan 3 – Compost lecture with Master Gardener
    • Jan 9 – Joe’s Sprout tutorial – Gilbertie’s Staff
    • Jan 16 – The Stand – learn how to cleanse with Carissa
    • Jan 23 – Olive oil tasting and talk with Olivette
    • Jan 30 – Sal Gilbertie talks gardening, greens, herbs and more.
    • Feb 6 – Paul’s Custom Pet Food teaches us how to have healthier pets.
    • Feb 13 – Topiary demonstration and lesson – Gilbertie Staff
    • Feb 20 – Learn about tea with Wei from Arogya
    • Feb 27 – CTBites’ Stephanie Webster demonstrates how to photograph food
    • March 5 – Learn how to make perfume, the history of the industry and more with Wei
    • March 12 – Spring planting – Gilbertie’s Herb Gardens staff

Winter Westport Farmers’ Market
November 1 – March 12, 2016
Saturdays from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Inside the heated greenhouse at Gilbertie’s Herb Gardens
7 Sylvan Lane, Westport

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