Williamsburg Farmers Market

  (Williamsburg, Virginia)
in Merchants Square
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Children's Day at the Market

Williamsburg Farmers Market
402 W Duke of Gloucester St. in Merchants Square

Saturday, October 22
8:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.

This weekend at the Williamsburg Farmers Market is for the children. Make sure to bring your comera as there will be a scavenger hunt and events for children.  WJCC SHIP (School Health Initiative Program) will be cooking up some fun at the Chefs Tent and demonstrating Zumba. Macaroni Kid Williamsburg will also attend with more fun activities.  Fall produce, pork, cut flowers, and peanuts are all available for purchase. Arden Clark will play fiddle music. The City of Williamsburg will have a recycling booth and the Master Naturalists will provide an exhibit.  Full season open through October 29.

 
 

Pick up a Pumpkin at the Williamsburg Farmers Market

Williamsburg Farmers Market
402 W Duke of Gloucester St. in Merchants Square

Saturday, October 15
8:00 a.m. – 12 noon

Jim Gay of Colonial Williamsburg Foodways will be at the Chefs Tent; Flute Frenzy will perform; and Master Gardeners will discuss compost.  Shop for pumpkins, fall greens, herb plants, bison, beef, artisan chocolate, pasta and apples.  The Williamsburg Farmers Market is open Saturdays through October 29.

 
 

This Weekend at the Williamsburg Farmers Market

Saturday, October 8

8:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Sentara Regional Medical Center’s Chef Patrick Day will be at the Chefs Tent, Orion will play Celtic music and Riverside Health System will exhibit their cancer and purse project.  Shop for pumpkins, kale, free-range chicken, pork, bread, cheeses and apples.  Knife sharpening available.  The Williamsburg Farmers Market is open through October 29.

 
 

Experience Williamsburg's Art Month at the Williamsburg Farmers Market 9/17/11

This Century Art Gallery will have artists painting Plein Air in the Market as part of Williamsburg’s Art Month. Berret’s Seafood Restaurant will be at the Chefs Tent at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., The Master Gardeners will attend, and Ron Fetner will perform 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.. Apples, pasta, cut flowers, cheese, bread, honey, artisan chocolate, lamb, pork and potted plants are among the many offerings at the Williamsburg Farmers Market.
 
 

Bringing in Fall at the Williamsburg Farmers Market

Saturday, September 10

8:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Jean Monaco of MARTINS will be at the Chefs Tent at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. The Master Gardeners will attend and the Runaway String Band will perform from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.. Apples, pork, organic vegetables, cheese, bread, honey, artisan chocolate and herb plants are among the many offerings at the Williamsburg Farmers Market.

 
 

Peak Season at the Williamsburg Farmers Market

Saturday, August 20

8:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Peak Season at the Williamsburg Farmers Market

It's the peak season for produce, fruit, cheese, bread, honey, seafood, and pies at the Williamsburg Farmers MarketBall Canning demo by Two Girls and a Hammer will be at the Chefs Tent, the Heritage Humane Society will attend and Stephen Moore will perform 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

 
 

Celebrate Farmers Market Week with the Williamsburg Farmers Market

Williamsburg Farmers Market
Saturday, August 13, 2011

8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Support VA Agriculture at the Williamsburg Farmers Market during Farmers Market Week by shopping this producer-only market. Cheese, bread, honey, meats, and pies are among the products.  The Fat Canary will be at the Chefs Tent, the Master Gardeners will attend and Peter Budnikas will perform 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

 
 

Celebrate Farmers Market Week with us Saturday, August 6, 2011

Saturday, August 6, 2011

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Support the farmers market and its farmers, watermen and bakers during Farmers Market Week. The Williamsburg Farmers Market is the place to shop for apples, peaches, watermelons, pork, seafood, herbs, and lots of vegetables.  Ball Canning Demonstration will be presented by Two Girls & a Hammer at Chefs Tent and Thomas DeRose will perform 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

 
 

Market Calendar for July 16, 2011

Saturday, July 16, 2011

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

This Saturday at the Williamsburg Farmers Market The Trellis Restaurant will be at the Chef Tent, the Master Gardeners will attend and Louis Vangieri will play guitar. Shop for fresh, local peaches, berries, corn, tomatoes, pasture-raised pork and goat meats and much more.

 
 

Recycling, Canning Demonstrations and More June 11

Saturday, June 11, 2011

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Blueberries, carrots, artisan chocolate and bison will be among the offerings at the Williamsburg Farmers Market. The City of Williamsburg will have a recycling exhibit and a canning demonstration with Two Girls & a Hammer will be at the Chef Tent at 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.  Macaroni Kid will provide activities for kids and Karen Trump will entertain from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

 
 

Harvest Basket Day at the Williamsburg Farmers Market - October 9

Harvest Baskets will be for sale at the Williamsburg Farmers Market.  Three different sizes will be available.  Use them for storage, planters, gift baskets, décor and more.  Runaway String Band will play their unique style of bluegrass, old-time and swing music from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. The Virginia Marine Products Board will be at the Chefs Tent preparing freshly-caught seafood.  We don’t know just what seafood it will be yet, because they haven’t caught it yet.  Now that’s fresh!

 
 

Farmer's Market Calendar July 17 & 20, 2010 & Contest Update

Saturday, July 17

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The Fat Canary will be at the Chefs Tent at 9:30 and 10:30.  There will be live music performed by Blush from 9:00 – 11:00.  The Master Gardeners will be at their tent to answer gardening questions.  This week's topic is Incredible Edibles - Vegetables in Containers.  Apples, peaches, berries and melons will be in abundance along with many other seasonal products.

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Tuesday, July 20, 2010

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Elaine Abbott, painter, and Hank Mook, papier-mâché artist, will share the artists’ tent. Local vendors will offer fresh fruit, Angus beef, pork, peanuts, baked goods, produce, cut flowers and more.

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Independence Day and Market Anniversary Celebration to Include Chef Cook-off, Live Music and More

Members of the Virginia Chef's Association will gather at the Williamsburg Farmers Market in Merchants Square on Saturday morning, July 3, to celebrate our nation’s independence and the market’s eighth anniversary.

Beginning with the opening bell at 8 a.m. and continuing all morning, Renny Parziale and his fellow chefs will man the Chef’s Tent for a nonstop culinary extravaganza to showcase the market's wide variety of fresh produce, meats, seafood, cheeses, herbs and more.

Parziale will direct participating chefs who will each have 20 minutes to create a recipe from a mystery basket of foods selected that morning from the market vendors. The chefs invite market shoppers to stop by the tent to watch, ask questions and taste the results.

Music will be performed by Orion from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Complimentary anniversary cake will be served. Master Gardeners will be in attendance to answer flower gardening questions.

 
 
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