It must be spring. The farmers’ market is coming.
The Belmont Farmers’ Market opens on Thursday, June 9, 2-6:30 pm, in the Belmont Center municipal parking lot, rain or shine. Now celebrating its 11th year, the Market offers a variety of organic and conventionally grown and produced food in a range of prices. You’ll find old favorites like Kimball Fruit Farms, Mamadou’s Artisan Bakery, and Stillman’s Quality Meats, along with newcomers like Belmont’s own Vintage Tea and Cakes, Warren Farm and Sugarhouse, and Julia Cooks. Find everything you need for a healthful and satisfying dinner, including wine from Massachusetts vintners.
Something new each week.
For weekly Market news during the season, including performances, tastings, Storytime, guest vendors, and seasonal recipes, sign up for our weekly e-Newsletter at www. belmontfarmersmarket.org. We are an all-volunteer organization, so if you’d like to join our team as a market manager, sign adopter, performance organizer, photographer, newsletter writer, or have an idea about organizing a food/farmrelated class, e-mail belmontfarmersmarket@ gmail.com.
Food assistance programs.
The Market accepts SNAP benefits Going strong for over a decade. Belmont Farmers’ Market Opens June 9 (food stamps) and matches up to $25 for each SNAP shopper each week, thanks to generous donations to the Market. Benefits are processed quickly and easily at the blue Market tent. Please let your friends and neighbors know about this service so that we can better serve the community. Visit www.belmontfarmersmarket.org for this season’s vendors and updates. See you at the Market.
The Belmont Farmers’ Market is a project of the Belmont Food Collaborative, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.