Market News

What's Fresh at Main St Station - August 3

Membership Appreciation Day

We’re celebrating our members this week with Membership Appreciation Day! Our members help support our 6 weekly summer markets and 2 weekly winter markets, without them the markets wouldn’t be possible. Not a member yet? learn more here or ask our Info Booth!

The Produce

apples, apricots, beans, beets, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, chard, cauliflower, cherries, chives, corn, cucumbers, fennel, figs, onions, garlic, head lettuce, kale, nectarines, patty pan squash, peaches, peppers, plums, radishes, raspberries, salad mix, snap peas, sunflowers, turnips, tomatoes, zucchini

New Vendor This Week

Simply Neglectable is the newest vendor at Main St Station Farmers Market bringing locally grown succulents to the market.

Manager’s Picks

Raspberry Lemonade Freezies from Tubify, Butter Croissants from A Bread Affair & Market Herb Vegetarian Pâté from Pâté Pastiche

Don’t Miss

Don’t miss Fresh Roots‘ food literacy tent! Get weekly tips & tricks on a variety of food topics including seed saving, compost making & food growing. Find them on the grass, across from their farm stall.

See you at the market!


Get a complete list of this week’s Main St Station vendors here.

Find more information on the Main St Station location here

Discover our five other summer market locations on our Markets Page.


What's Fresh at Main St Station - July 27

The Produce

apples, apricots, beans, beets, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, chard, cauliflower, cherries, chives, corn, cucumbers, fennel, figs, onions, garlic, head lettuce, kale, nectarines, patty pan squash, peaches, peppers, plums, radishes, raspberries, salad mix, snap peas, fresh sockeye salmon, strawberries, sunflowers, turnips, tomatoes, zucchini

New Vendor This Week

Tubify joins the Main St Station vendor lineup for the first time. Cool off with a refreshing, small batch freezie made with all natural ingredients – yum!

Manager’s Picks

Cacao Macaroons by The Raw Guy, Bone Broth from Geogrels & Curried Carrot Orange & Ginger Hummus from BobAli Hummus, Pestos and Tepenades.

Don’t Miss

Learn how to save seeds at the Fresh Roots food literacy tent, just on the grass across from their farm stall!

See you at the market!


Get a complete list of this week’s Main St Station vendors here.

Find more information on the Main St Station location here

Discover our five other summer market locations on our Markets Page.

 


What's Fresh at Main St Station - July 20

The Produce

apples, apricots, beans, beets, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, chard, cauliflower, cherries, chives, corn, cucumbers, fennel, figs, onions, garlic, head lettuce, kale, nectarines, pattypan squash, peaches, peppers, plums, radishes, raspberries, salad mix, snap peas, fresh sockeye salmon, strawberries, sunflowers, turnips, tomatoes, zucchini

Manager’s Picks

Fresh Lemonade from Kafka’s Coffee, Vegan Snickerdoodle Cookies from Yellow Basket Baking & Salsa Verde from Muy Rico

Don’t Miss

Fresh Roots is doing weekly food-literacy demonstrations at Main St Station! This week check out their demo on making organic fertilizers. Learn how to process and spread fertilizer plus tips and tricks with coffee grounds and banana peels to make the best organic fertilizer at home.

See you at the market!


Get a complete list of this week’s Main St Station vendors here.

Find more information on the Main St Station location here

Discover our five other summer market locations on our Markets Page.


What's Fresh at Main St Station - July 13

The Produce

apples, beans, beets, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, chard, cauliflower, chantrelle mushrooms, cherries, chives, cucumbers, fava beans, fennel, onions, garlic, garlic scapes, gladiolus, head lettuce, morel mushrooms, nectarines, peaches, peppers, plums, radishes, raspberries, salad mix, snap peas, fresh sockeye salmon, strawberries, sunflowers, turnips, tomatoes, zucchini

Don’t Miss Berry Fest!

This week we’re berry excited to celebrate berries!! Blackberries, Blueberries, Raspberries, Strawberries…we <3 all berries at Main St Station. Vendors are celebrating the sweetest season by featuring their berry-filled products. We’re also hosting a Berry Themed Food Swap – swap your berry delights with other swappers*- more info here 🙂

Calling all bakers! We’re still accepting pie entries for our annual Berry Pie Competition. Everyone is welcome to enter! You can win one of three canvas bags from The Hive Printing. Enter today!

IMG_7922

Show us your Berry Fest photos by taggins us @vanmarkets #BerryFest #MainStStationFM #MtPleasantFM

*registered swappers only

Manager’s Picks

Blueberry Pierogis by Old Country Frozen Pierogi

Blueberry Pierogis

Blueberry Ginger Beer by Spark Kombucha

SPARK Blueberry ginger

Jordan’s Jam‘s seasonal berry jams:

Gooseberry Jam made with gooseberries from Applebarn

Blackberry Jam with blackberries from Paul’s Produce

Strawberry Jam with strawberries from Maan Farms

Screen Shot 2016-07-11 at 4.19.16 PM

Get a complete list of this week’s Main St Station vendors here.

Find more information on the Main St Station location here

Discover our five other summer market locations on our Markets Page.


What's Fresh at Main St Station - July 6

Membership Appreciation Day!

Members help us run 8 seasonal farmers markets by supporting our non-profit organization. To show our appreciation, we’re waiving the $2 market money transaction fees and our vendors are offering discounts around the market. To find out more about our membership program, click here!

Here are some deals to find at Main St Station this week:

A Bread Affair – $1 Organic Baguettes

Blue Comet Seafoods – 10% off Fresh Barkley Sound Sockeye Salmon

Cropthorne Farm – Organic Kale/Collards/Chard $2.50 (reg $3)

Mixers & Elixers – $2 Off Any 12oz. bottle of Shrub
Sole Food Street Farms – FREE Bunch of Perennial Herbs with Any Purchase over $5
The Raw Guy – Save $3 on Any 2 packages of Kale Crunchies $9 (reg $6 each)

The Produce

basil, blackberries, blueberries, bok choy, carrots, chard, cherries, cauliflower, cucumbers, dill, eggplant, fennel,  gai lan, garlic scapes, green beans, kale, kholrabi, lettuce, peppers, portabello mushrooms, raspberries, salad mix, shell peas, summer squash, zucchini

The Vendors

This week we’re excited to welcome two new vendors Main St Station:

  • Gabi & Jules Homemade Pies: Specializing in fruit pies, including their signature Strawberry Ginger Peach pie, Gabi & Jules make granola, jams, popcorn and roasted nuts and a variety of bake-at-home mixes including fudge brownie & scone mix. So many delicious treats to choose from!
  • The Smallflower: New to the market scene, The Smallflower brings gluten free vegan artisan bread including bagels, foccacia and hot dog buns. Their breads are for everyone to enjoy – not just those on a gluten free diet!

Coming Soon!

Berry Fest next week on Wednesday, July 13th! We’re excited to celebrate berries with a berry-themed food swap at Main St Station. Register online, pre-registered swappers only. Did you hear we’ve got a Berry Pie Bake Off? Deadline to enter is Wednesday, July 13th.

Manager’s Picks

Roasted Garlic Jalapeño Hot Sauce from Roasters Hot Sauce, Truffle Chips from Rootables & Jersey Blue Cheese by Golden Ears Cheesecrafters


Get a complete list of this week’s Main St Station vendors here.

Find more information on the Main St Station location here

Discover our five other summer market locations on our Markets Page.