Oh, YES! The first cherries of the year will be at the market this week! Gregory Farm & Johnson Orchards will have both a dark Bing cherry and an early variety similar to Rainiers! Along with fresh strawberries and all our regular yummy goodness – the start of summer is here!
Please note: The main parking lot at Evergreen will be open for the market (as well as on weekends) — the construction and new striping / sealing should be done by the end of June.
Music — Kinda Country
Special Features —
—Fresh Bucks — in honor of our 10 years as a market, we are now matching the first $10 for our SNAP / EBT customers at each market. Stop by the market booth to learn more about the program – and about how you can help!
— Master Gardener Booth — at the market to answer all your tough gardening questions.
— Face painting for all children at the market – from $2-$5, and all proceeds go to our Fresh Bucks program!
— Kitsap Regional Library — Violet the friendly, purple Bookmobile will be ready for your book returns and have a great selection of new books to choose from!
Market Vendors this Week:
Abundantly Green – will have certified organic veggies, as well as certified organic frozen chicken and free-range eggs.
Flying Dog Farm– Pasture-raised USDA processed beef and lamb
Gregory Farm & Johnson Orchard –cherries, green onions and apriums.
Hansville Creamery – fresh goat cheese with herbs
Harlow Gardens – snap and snow peas, lots of fresh lettuce and some plants. Also, fishing flies for Father’s Days gifts in gift boxes specially priced, and hoops for raised bed gardens
Hayton Farms Berries – fresh strawberries!
High Point Farms –pasture-raised USDA cuts of pork
Robbins Honey Farm – great variety of honey and bee products
Sahali Farm – baby salad greens, and vermi-compost products.
Start Now – lettuce, endive, escarole, curly kale, spring kale, spinach, pak choi, Napa cabbage and Swiss chard.
Processed & Prepared Foods:
Barb’s Sweets & Treats– artisan candies and confections, including caramels, fudge, toffee, brittle, lollipops and marshmallows. Plus new! — jams and jellies from locally sourced fruits and berries!
CJ’s Evergreen General Store & Catering – BFM Special: BBQ Chicken, Corn on the Cob and CJ’s Potato Salad!! Plus all the rest of their delicious BBQ fare, sweet treats, and local goods.
Half Baked –featuring chili, cornbread and salad + the NEW chili topped baked potato, a meal in itself!
Jimini’s – mini-donuts, deep-fried candy bars, apple cinnamon bites, hot dogs, coffee, cappuccino, water & soda
London Maid Crumpets – Crumpets! Plus Italian espresso conpana, mini crumpets, french toast and Sardinian flatbread
Mirracole Morsels–all gluten-free products! Featuring English muffins, rosemary and sandwich bread, cookies, granola, brownies and peanut butter cookies!
Smoking Pig Foods– smoked cheeses and nuts
Sparrow Breads – Mixed Flour Walnut & Raisin Bread, Assortment of Sourdough Bagels, Ciabatta with Spelt, Bialys, Finnish Rye, Multi-grain Loaf, Hazelnut Fig Levain, Sourdough Baguettes, Classic and Custom Sourdough Loaves
Sweet Dahlia Baking – variety of cookies and bars, pies and other sweet treats!
Viking Feast Ice Cream –delicious, locally made ice cream!
World’s Best Kettle Korn – freshly popped kettle corn
Crafters / Artisans:
Diane’s Dezines – variety of jewelry and fused glass items
Inky Quills – Handcrafted, all natural, eco-friendly, cold process soaps for all skin types in a wide variety of scents. Inky Quills also has lotion bars made with certified organic rosehip seed oil available for purchase. This week, our first therapeutic soap makes it debut. “Peppermint Pain Relief” is an avocado based soap made with 1st distilled peppermint oil renowned for soothing nerve pain and muscle soreness.
Inspired by Athena – Any kid that brings an empty soda or water bottle and $1.00 to my booth can make a recycled soda bottle bird seed feeder! Money to go to Fresh Bucks while supplies last!
Kylie’s Creations – crocheted items, including fashion, household items and toys
Madam Frankenstein – tarot readings
Made in Manette – hand crafted aprons, baprons, bibs and baby hats! Plus knit washcloths and homemade soap
Rengoose Creations – bringing greeting cards, gift tags, rubber band bracelets, dog collars, flip flops and drawings / paintings!
Tessa Essentials – beautiful selection of soap, lotion, essential oils, body spray, balms, fragrance oils and incense.
Thank you to our generous FRESH BUCKS sponsors!