The Medford Farmers Market is back for the second year at the lovelyCONDON SHELL LAWN (map it!) on Mystic Valley Parkway, just north of the river and east of Winthrop Street. Come check us out when the market debuts in two short weeks, 3 to 7 P.M. THURSDAY, JUNE 7, and get a load of:
• Our riverside green space in the heart of Medford • Plenty of seating for you to sit, stay, eat, and shop • Free parking in the shell lot, and on Winthrop and South streets • Nearby bus service to the 94, 95, and 96 MBTA lines • Free activities: yoga, live music, cooking demos, and more • The return of EBT/SNAP matching—up to $20! • Awesome neighbors: the Winthrop Street Community Garden and the ball fields at Veterans Memorial Park • Plus, an onsite put-in means you can walk, take the bus, ride your bike, drive, or—yep—canoe/kayak to the market!
WHO'S AT THE MARKET THIS SEASON?
Did you know we only accept vendors who grow or produce their wares locally? We're really and truly a community-supported market! Confirmed 2018 vendors include (and stay tuned for surprise visits):
Medford Farmers Market is excited to announce the addition of prepared food at the market! Pop in for lunch and stay for dinner!
Medford's own Simple Fare will be serving sandwiches and house made chips while Cambridge's Scott Brothers Meats will be cooking up authentic barbecuedmeats weekly. Come dine alfresco by the beautiful Mystic River!
MEET THE 2018 MARKET MANAGER: Sarah Grant
Sarah is a Medford native, musician, and music teacher in Medford Public Schools. She has taught at the Andrews Middle School for the past fifteen years where she enjoys singing, strumming, and mounting fabulous musicals with the talented kids of Medford. Although the fresh and local produce brought her to the Farmers Market, it's the farmers, small businesses, artists and dogs that created a community that she's excited to be a part of!
Come introduce yourself and say hi!