It’s Healthy Communities Day at the Market!

Today is our Annual Healthy Communities Day from 4pm to 7pm at Evergreen Park. We will be celebrating all things that make our community healthy and vibrant. We will have special kids food education activities, Chef at the Market demonstrations, Yoga at the market starting at 5:30pm and much, much more.
Special thanks to this years sponsors, Holly Ridge Center, for supporting the market and this community event!

Overflow Parking is available after 4:30pm at Kitsap Community Resources (1201 Park Ave) just two blocks down from the market. Thank you KCR for supporting our market!


More about our event sponsors: Holly Ridge Center is a private non-profit agency whose mission is to enable children and adults with differing abilities to reach their fullest potential, creating a positive and lasting impact on the community

At The Market September 14th

Special Activities:

– Kids food education: The first 50 kids to take part in our special Healthy Eating Kids Scavenger Hunt will earn $2 in Kids Market Bucks to spend on fresh fruits and veggies! (limit one per child).
– Yoga at the Market: Join Yoga instructors from The Movement Studio at Chiropractic Lifestyle Center as they lead a FREE all ages, all level yoga session from 5:30pm – 6:30pm.
– Chef at the Market with Chef Nau: Join us for healthy cooking demonstrations at 5pm and 6pm with Chef Chris Nau, Executive Chef at the Boatshed Restaurant in Manette.

Music:
Live Music by local musician Terrence Enyeart

Community Groups:
Holly Ridge Center
Bremerton YMCA
WSU Master Gardeners
Seeds of Grace
Rejuv Spa & Massage
The Movement Studio & Chiropractic Lifestyle Center
Meals on Wheels Kitsap
Small Steps Program – United Healthcare
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary – Bremerton Unit #5
3Degrees-Puget Sound Energy
United Way

Farmers:
Shorts Family Farm
Around the Table Farm
Gregory Farm
Rusty Wheel Farm
Thong Xiong Garden
Dusk to Dawn Farm
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Taylors Honey 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
Sugar Studios Crepes – Sweet & savory crepes
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

Artisans:
It’s A Sign – Special guest at their booth this week is Mr. Bubbles! Stop by to check out the homemade bubbles and wands made by a kid for kids!
Museables – Last appearance at market this season!
Made in Manette – Made in Manette will be starting the Fall sale this week!  Stop by for a few bargains!
RnR Originals
Callout Press
Westridge Art
Mostly Wood, Pens & More
Rengoose Creations
Leaf It To Me!
Dianes Dezines
Callout Press

Market Happenings – September 7th

Did you know that in addition to our fresh produce farm vendors we have other farm vendors with products like non-gmo pork, certified organic chicken, local raw honey, eggs, fresh caught clams & oysters, cut flowers, and 100% grass fed beef products? Come visit us at market this Thursday, Sept. 7th from 4pm to 7pm. Get your weekly groceries, hang out with the community that you love and support your local farm vendors!

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.

Don’t forget to mark your calendars for next week, Sept. 14th. We will be holding our Annual Healthy Communities Day at the Market, sponsored by Holly Ridge Center from 4pm to 7pm. Visit our Facebook event page for updates and more information!

At the Market September 7th

Community Groups:
Small Steps Program – United Healthcare
RSVP/Fall Prevention
WSU Master Gardeners
YMCA Bremerton
KRL Bookmobile

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

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
Sugar Studios Crepes – Sweet & savory crepes
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.
London Maid Crumpets – Handmade crumpets
Mama Suzy’s Sweets – Delicious homemade baked goods
Laughing Dog Kitchen – Vegan & Gluten Free baked goods

Artisans:
Rengoose Creations
Made in Manette
RnR Originals
It’s A Sign
Dianes Dezines
Callout Press

Beer & Wine:
Four Horsemen Brewery

Join Us For Healthy Communities Day – Sept. 14th!

 

Mark your calendars for our Annual Healthy Communities Day coming up on Thursday, September 14th from 4pm to 7pm at Evergreen Park. We will be celebrating all things that make our community healthy and vibrant. We will have special kids food education activities, Chef at the Market demonstrations, Yoga at the market starting at 5:30pm and much, much more. Make sure to like our Facebook Page for event updates and info.

Special thanks to this years sponsors, Holly Ridge Center, for supporting the market and this community event!


More about our event sponsors: Holly Ridge Center is a private non-profit agency whose mission is to enable children and adults with differing abilities to reach their fullest potential, creating a positive and lasting impact on the community

Market Happenings – August 24th

Summer is winding down, but the market is still hopping! Join us today from 4pm to 7pm at Evergreen Park and shop local.

In addition to our amazing artisan vendors and delicious hot food offerings, our producers will be bringing farm fresh produce (including berries of all kinds!), cut flowers, 100% grass-fed beef products, non-GMO pork products, Certified Organic chicken and produce, oyster & clams, and much, much more!

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 August 31st

Music:
Miss Gabby’s String Studio

Community Booths:
WSU Master Gardeners
Small Steps Program – United Healthcare

Farmers:
Gregory Farm
Shorts Family Farm
Hayton Farms Berries
Around The Table Farm
Dusk To Dawn Farm
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Thong Xiong Garden
Rusty Wheel Farm
Tom Farmer Oyster Co.

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
Sugar Studios Crepes – Sweet & savory crepes
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.
Mama Suzy’s Sweets – Delicious homemade baked goods
Laughing Dog Kitchen – Vegan & Gluten Free baked goods
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!

Artisans:
Callout Press
Cleft of the Rock
Dianes Dezines
Rengoose Creations

Market Happenings – August 24th

Looking for fresh, locally produced foods? Look no further. We have you covered at the market tonight from 4pm – 7pm. In addition to our awesome hot food and artisan vendors we have 10 local producers with us today (see farm vendor list below). They are coming to market with a range of products including fresh fruits, veggies, 100% grass-fed beef products, non-GMO pork products, Certified Organic chicken and produce, local raw honey, oyster & clams, and farm bouquets.

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.

Plus, we are super excited to have at market tonight the kids from the Kingston Music Summer Camp. Come out to the park and join us, rock out, and shop local!

At the Market August 24th

Music:
Rupert Kettle Music Studios will be at the market with their Kingston Music Summer Camp kids. Come check them out!

Community Booths:
WSU Master Gardeners

Farmers:
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Around The Table Farm
Shorts Family Farm – 10% off rib steak bone-in, also 10% off our whole  1/2 and quarters of beef
Taylors Honey Farm
Gregory Farm
Tom Farmer Oyster Co.
Dusk To Dawn Farm
Rusty Wheel Farm
Thong Xiong Garden
Hayton Farms Berries

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
Sugar Studios Crepes – Sweet & savory crepes
La Rancherita Taqueria – Serving prepared Mexican foods!
Crimson Cove Smoked Specialties – Smoked cheeses, salmon and nuts
London Maid Crumpets –
Mama Suzy’s Sweets – Delicious homemade baked goods
Laughing Dog Kitchen – Vegan & Gluten Free baked goods
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!

Artisans:
Callout Press
Cathy’s Crochet Crafts

Beer/Wine:
Four Horsemen Brewery

Happenings at the Market – Aug. 17th

Come down to market tonight to catch up with your neighbors, grab a bite to eat, and purchase your weekly dose of fresh local produce. We also have it on good authority that this may be the last week for Cherries at market, so come get ‘em while you can. We will be hanging out from 4pm to 7pm – Join us!

At the Market August 17th

Farmers:
Around The Table Farm
Shorts Family Farm
Tom Farmer Oyster Co.
Rusty Wheel Farm
Gregory Farm
Thong Xiong Garden
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Hayton Farms Berries
Taylors Honey Farm
JT Tapia Farms – Has 11 varieties of mint, 3 varieties of fruity Sages, 2 varieties of electric Daisy’s (the toothache plant), Golden Purslane, Strawberry plants, Kiwi Berry vines and Ghost pepper plants.

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
Sugar Studios Crepes – Sweet & savory crepes
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.
Laughing Dog Kitchen – Vegan & Gluten Free baked goods
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!

Artisans:
Made In Manette
RnR Originals
Dianes Dezines
Museables
Mostly Wood, Pens & More
Callout Press
Cathy’s Crochet Crafts
Rengoose Creations

Come Celebrate Local Food & Agriculture at Market Today!

We are celebrating local food and agriculture today at the Market in honor of National Farmers Market Week. We will have fun kids activities, demonstrations, and of course farm fresh food for you to enjoy.

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.

Festivities kick off at 4pm and go until close of market at 7pm tonight. Join us!

Special Guest include:
– Kitsap Community & Agricultural Alliance
– WSU Master Gardeners
– Kitsap Fresh – Local online farmers market!
– West Sound Beekeepers Association – A live hive demonstration
– Twisted Strait Fibers – Spinning Wheel Demo
– Deb Hodges – Agriculture Photographer
– Kitsap Conservation District
– Small Steps Program – United Healthcare program to promote healthy eating habits.
– Meals on Wheels
– Bremerton YMCA
– City of Bremerton / Parks & Rec.

Special Kids Activities:
Agriculture & Food themed rock hunt. Prizes include $2 Kids Market Bucks for spending on fresh fruits and veggies!
Airbrush Tattoo by Mike Trujillo – Agriculture and animal themed options!
Handy Andy Magic Man will be there making balloons for the kiddos.

Plus, the first 50 people to find our roaming Bee and Beekeeper volunteers buzzing around market will get free wildflower seed packets!

At the Market August 10th

Farmers:
Abundantly Green Certified Organic Farm
Around the Table Farm
Gregory Farm
Taylors Honey Farm
Thong Xiong Garden
JT Tapia Farm
Shorts Family Farm
Hayton Farms Berries
Tom Farmer Oyster Co.
Rusty Wheel Farm

Processed & Prepared Foods:
CJ’s Evergreen General Store & Catering – Serving BBQ, burgers (veggie & meat), hot dogs, pies, and other rotating specials!
Sugar Studios Crepes – Sweet & savory crepes
La Rancherita Taqueria – Serving prepared Mexican foods!
Satay Hut – Serving Indonesian style fare.
Crimson Cove Smoked Specialties – Smoked cheeses, salmon and nuts
Mama Suzys Sweets – Baked cookies, cakes, tarts, cupcakes and brownies
Discover Kettle Corn – Assortment of kettle corns including regular, caramel and chocolate.
Laughing Dog Kitchen – Vegan & Gluten Free baked goods
Crusty Crumbz on Seaview – Baked cakes, cookies, cupcakes, pies, dessert squares, brownies and much, much more!

Artisans:
Mostly Wood, Pens & More
It’s a Sign
RnR Creations
Made In Manette – Made in Manette will be selling aprons for moms and their little helpers to wear while preparing all the delicious farm fresh food purchased at the market each week!
Rengoose Creations
Dianes Dezines
Callout Press
Museables

Beer & Wine:
Four Horsemen Brewing