The Vermont Farmers Market Association publishes a series of Farmers Market profiles on their site http://vtfma.org - it's a great reminder that Farmers Market season is now year round in Vermont. There's plenty to explore this winter! Like Jeffersonville Farmers' and Artisan Market (1st & 3rd Saturdays from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, November - March)
Since opening in 2012, the Winter Jeffersonville Farmers’ and Artisan Market has continued to grow with new vendors and unite local producers and neighbors by connecting them through great food and communal engagement. The market can be found inside of the Artfull Cup Studio and Sunrise Café building located at the corner of 16 Iris Lane and 108S (headed towards Smugglers’ Notch on Mountain Road). Look for our sign! Open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on the first and third Saturday of the month, November through March, the Winter Jeffersonville Farmers’ and Artisan Market offers a variety of items from producers and artisans from across the state.
At the winter market, shoppers will find a space that offers them a sense of enjoyment by interacting with their community, and a chance to shop for local products provided by area producers and artisans. For the eaters in the area, products available at the market include: organic produce, meats (beef, chicken, and lamb), peanut butter, maple syrup, fudge, baked goods, energy bars, spices, sauces, breads, and prepared foods. If you happen to be looking for other products and artisan wares made in the state, you can find a variety of products at the market including: skin care, soap, essential oils, wool, photographs, art prints, herbals, henna, and jewelry and massage.
Santa visited the Jeffersonville Farmers' and Artisan Market in December. Finally, don’t miss the special events at the market! This winter Santa Claus and his Elf visited the market, Winter Blues and Valentine’s Specials will be offered in February, and a St. Patrick’s Day Celebration will take place at our last Market on March 15. No matter what interests you have, there’s something you can enjoy at the Jeffersonville Farmers’ and Artisan Market and they have also incorporated an offering of FREE items for you.
If you enjoy the winter market, be sure to stop by during the summer season! You can find the summer market in full operation every Wednesday evening behind the Family Table Restaurant & Cupboard Deli in Jana’s Meadow (located on Route 15 & 108S). The market is open from 4:30 pm to dusk, mid-June through mid-October.
Jeffersonville Farmers’ and Artisan Market accepts Cash, MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Farm to Family coupons.
For more information about the Jeffersonville Farmers’ and Artisan Market visit their website at http://www.jeffersonvillefarmersandartisanmarket.com or contact the market manager at [email protected] To keep up-to-date with events at the market, like them on Facebook.
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