August 30th Market Happenings

Join us today from 4pm to 7pm down at Evergreen Park for the Bremerton Farmers Market! In addition to our amazing artisan vendors and delicious hot food offerings, our producers will be bringing farm fresh produce (including berries!), cut flowers, 100% grass-fed beef products, duck eggs, Certified Organic chicken, and much, much more!

As always, you can get more with your EBT at market through our Fresh Bucks program. For every $5 you take out on your EBT card you get an additional $2 in Fresh Bucks to spend on even more fresh produce at our farm vendors.

It is going to be an amazing Thursday – Join us!

At the Market – August 30th

Music:
Aaron McFadden

Community Booths & Activities:
– WSU Master Gardeners
– Kitsap Harvest
– Kitsap Community Food Co-op

Farmers:
Around the Table Farm
Abundantly Green Farm
Dusk to Dawn Farm
Roots Farm – Bringing squash blossoms!
Gregory Farm
Shorts Family Farm
Thongs Garden
Hayton Farms Berries
Taylors Honey Farm
The Joyful Plant

Processed & Prepared Foods:
CJ’s Evergreen General Store & Catering – Serving BBQ, burgers (veggie & meat), hot dogs, pies, and other rotating specials.
Mad Moose Pizza – Delicious Wood Fired Pizza
Wokcraft – Asian infused dishes including lumpia, ramen, stir fry and more!
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!
Laughing Dog Kitchen – Vegan & Gluten free baked goods!
Olive Branch – artisan infused oils and vinegar

Artisans:
RnR Originals
Museables
Jacquelyn Speare
Dianes Dezines
The Yarbrough Studio
Wayzgoose Kitsap
Bob Art
Fairview Lake Studios
Mostly Wood, Pens & More

Wineries / Breweries
Long Road Winery – Krohn Family Farms
Seabeck Cellars

 

Yoga at the Market – August 23rd!

Join us today for our monthly Yoga at the Market event, brought to you by The Movement Studio at Chiropractic Lifestyle Center. This is a fun, FREE, all ages / all levels yoga session starting at 5:45pm in the open grass area behind the market vendor booths. Make sure to swing in beforehand to pick up your weekly groceries from our amazing farmers and then stick around after Yoga and grab a bite to eat for dinner from one of our hot food vendors.

As always, you can get more with your EBT at market through our Fresh Bucks program. For every $5 you take out on your EBT card you get an additional $2 in Fresh Bucks to spend on even more fresh produce at our farm vendors.

It is going to be an amazing Thursday – Join us!

At the Market – August 23rd

Music:
Jesse Noll

Community Booths & Activities:
– WSU Master Gardeners
– Kitsap Harvest
– Family Bike Seattle
– Handy Andy Magic Man – Balloons!

Farmers:
Around the Table Farm
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Harsh Farm
Dusk to Dawn Farm
Shorts Family Farm – It’s time to start making bone broth 10% off soup bones and meaty neck bones!
Gregory Farm
Hayton Farms Berries
Thongs Garden
The Joyful Plant
Taylors Honey Farm
Roots Farm

Processed & Prepared Foods:
CJ’s Evergreen General Store & Catering – Serving BBQ, burgers (veggie & meat), hot dogs, pies, and other rotating specials.
Mad Moose Pizza – Delicious Wood Fired Pizza
Wokcraft – Asian infused dishes including lumpia, ramen, stir fry and more!
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!
Olive Branch – artisan infused oils and vinegar

Artisans:
Character Country
Cyndis Light
Mostly Wood, Pens & More
Rengoose Creations
Jacquelyn Speare
Bob Art

Wineries / Breweries
Long Road Winery – Krohn Family Farms
Seabeck Cellars

Dog Day at the Market!

Join us for our Annual Dog Day at market! We’ll have a ton of special guests with expertise on everything canine.
Plus, a fun FREE “Doggie Photo Booth” for you and your pup.
Join us for another fun day at market and bring your best canine buddy!

Special Guests Today Include:

  • Naturally 4 Paws – Kitsap County’s only provider of holistic pet food and treats, canine training, massage therapy, self-service bathing and a natural full service grooming salon all under one roof!
  • MudPACK – Canine agility demos throughout market hours
  • Kitsap Humane Society – organization helping every adoptable companion animal find a good home.
  • Peninsula Dog Fanciers Club – dedicated to promoting the interests of all purebred dogs and their activities within Kitsap County and nationwide.

Please remember all dogs must be kept on leashes at the park and be considerate of others, make sure to clean up after your pups 🙂

At Market June 14th

Music:
Terrance Enyeart

Community Groups:
WSU Master Gardeners
Kitsap Harvest
Catholic Community Services
Kitsap Conservation District
Juneteenth Planning Committee

Farmers:
Around The Table Farm
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Hayton Farms Berries
Dusk to Dawn Farm
Roots Farm
JT Tapia Farm
Harsh Farm
Gregory Farm
Shorts Family Farm
Taylors Honey Farm
Farm At Waters Edge
Thongs Garden
Nettle Grove Farm

Processed & Prepared Foods:
CJ’s Evergreen General Store & Catering – Serving BBQ, burgers (veggie & meat), hot dogs, pies, and other rotating specials.
Mad Moose Pizza – Delicious Wood Fired Pizza
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!
Heaven’s Kettle Corn – assorted variety of kettle corn made with coconut oil
Tiki Penguin Snow Cones – Flavored snow cones and coffee!
Viking Feast Ice Cream
Instant Karma
Olive Branch – Balsamic and Olive Oils

Artisans:
Character Country – 20% off both of their wallet types, the Minimalist and the Donovan.
Museables
RnR Originals
Dianes Dezines
Twice as Nice Gifts
Jacquelyn Speare
The Joyful Plant
Mostly Wood, Pens & More
Bob Art

Wineries / Breweries
Long Road Winery – Krohn Family Farms

BFM Annual Meeting!

It’s that time of year again! We are inviting all vendors to join us for our Annual Meeting and apply for the 2018 Bremerton Farmers Market — which will be open on Thursdays from 4-7pm, May 3 – October 11.

Our 2018 Rules have been updated and can be viewed here.

Get your 2018 BFM Vendor Application here and send in ASAP!

SAVE THE DATE — Thurs, February 8th — BFM Annual meeting
Location: Rice Fergus Miller, 275 Fifth Street, Bremerton
Time: 5pm Potluck and Social / 5:30pm – 6:30pm Meeting & Agenda

This is a fun, community centered meeting with potluck dinner. The board of directors will be providing food for attendees, but welcome you to also bring a dish to share if you wish.

We will also be holding our 2018 board elections at the dinner. If you or someone you know might interested in serving on our board of directors and further supporting the market, please consider submitting a 2018 Board Nomination Form on or before the annual meeting.

We hope to see everyone there!

Questions? Contact manager@bremertonmarket.com

Calling All Local Artists!

Calling all Local Food Minded Artists!

The Bremerton Farmers Market is holding a special art design contest and needs your help to ensure we have an amazing food inspired piece of artwork to feature on our FIRST one of a kind shirts, sponsored and printed by Fingers Duke. Not only will this design be viewed on shirts used for fundraising this season, but it will also be featured as this year’s market poster, postcards, and other promotional materials throughout the season.

Our Humble Prize for the Winning Artwork:
– $50 worth of Bremerton Farmers Market tokens, good for spending at any BFM market vendor booth
– Free T-shirt
– Recognition on our website and social media platform throughout the 2018 season
– The warm fuzzy feeling of helping out a local organization with your talents – plus the joy of watching everyone look awesome in your unique design!

Design Criteria:
– The following text (somewhere in your design): Bremerton Farmers Market, Think Local First!
– Original artwork design
– Three colors maximum
– 300 DPI
– If submitting hand drawn art, should fill 8 ½ x 11-inch paper

Things You Should Avoid Including:
– Do NOT use photos
– Do NOT use stock images or clip art
– Do NOT submit copyrighted work
– Do NOT include graphic/offensive art/images

To Enter:
Submissions are due by March 1st, 2018
Email designs to manager@bremertonmarket.com
Subject line: 2018 Market Art Design Entry
Include full name in your submission email along with any contact info needed for us to get a hold of you.

If your design is selected, we reserve the right to use your design in any manner, including but not limited to: reproducing the design, selling items bearing the design, changing or reworking the design by making color or size changes, making derivative works of the design, using the design on the Bremerton Farmers Market website and on promotional materials.

Happy Designing!

 

 

Just 3 Markets Left This Season!

We can hardly believe it but there are only 3 more markets left for the season! We have been told that today will be a beautiful day for market, so make sure and swing in to see us between 3:30pm and 6:30pm to check out all our vendors offerings. While your there, take a moment to stop by and see the WSU Master Gardener Volunteers as this is their last day attending the market for the season. Bring your Fall gardening questions and absorb all their tips while you can!

As always we offer the Fresh Bucks matching program. For every $5 in EBT a SNAP customer takes out at market they will receive $2 extra in Fresh Bucks to purchase even more fresh fruits & veggies.

At The Market – September 28th

Community Groups:
WSU Master Gardeners – Last day at market for the season!
Small Steps Program – United Healthcare
Survivors Against Violence & Exploitation (S.A.V.E.)

Farmers:
Around The Table Farm
Taylors Honey Farm
Tom Farmer Oyster Co.
Dusk to Dawn Farm
Shorts Family Farm
Gregory Farm
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Rusty Wheel Farm

Processed & Prepared Foods:
CJ’s Evergreen General Store & Catering – Serving BBQ, burgers (veggie & meat), hot dogs, pies, and other rotating specials!
Mad Moose Pizza – Delicious Wood Fired Pizza
Satay Hut – Indonesian Style Cuisine
La Rancherita Taqueria – Serving prepared Mexican foods!
Crimson Cove Smoked Specialties – Smoked cheeses, salmon and nuts
Discover Kettle Corn – Assortment of kettle corns including regular, caramel and chocolate.
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!
Mama Suzy’s Sweets – Delicious homemade baked goods
Laughing Dog Kitchen – Vegan & Gluten Free baked goods
London Maid Crumpets – Handmade crumpets
Skul Haus – Cold Brew Coffee

Artisans:
It’s A Sign
Made In Manette
RnR Originals
Mostly Wood, Pens & More
Dianes Dezines
Rengoose Creations