Posted in Farms, Food, tagged Alewive's Brook Farm, bangor, bath freight shed, berwick, biddeford, blue hill, boynton's greenhouse, bridgton, Brownie's Barkery, brunswick, Cape Elizabeth, cutepotato.com, enchanted kitchen, european market bangor, farm house organic coffee roasters, farmington grange hall, fort andross mill, gracie's garden, lewiston, maine family adventures, maine family farms, maine winter markets, maine winter weekend markets, moonscape garden shop, old hamlin school, pepperell center, Pork Beach Sauce Co., Portland, portland maine, saco river market, sea dog brewing co., skowhegan, South Portland, Standish, swallowtail cafe, sweet and savory bakehouse, sweet relief farm, york, zu bakery on January 19, 2017|
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When there is not much snow on the ground during winter weekends, our family finds ourselves hunting for accessible adventures. We found a road trip to a new-to-us weekend farmers’ market is always a highlight. There’s a thrill to discovering local farms and artisans. All of us enjoy chatting with vendors, sampling new foods, and of course, shopping for all nature of good things. For MP and DP, a visit to a local market is also a welcome respite from our weekly grocery store visits.
From Berwick to Orono, here are some weekend markets that are worth the trip:
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Posted in Activities, Food, Shopping, tagged barak olins, big river, bluegrass, bowdoinham farms, brunswick winter market, delilah pottery, farmers markets and kids, felt barrettes, fort andross mill, freeport, freeport baker, gryffon ridge spice merchants, harpswell, johnny cash, lakeside orchards, maine, maine winter market, manchester, merriconeag waldorf school, moses dyer coffee company, my grandfather's clock, pownal, sara cox, six river farm, upper farm alpacas, zu bakery on March 7, 2011|
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Determined to get out of the house on a rainy Saturday, the team visited the Brunswick Winter Market. The market, which takes place in the Fort Andross Mill, is one of our favorites. There is so much to choose from here, including organic root vegetables, greens, outstanding cheeses, baked bean dinners and fresh fish.
Beautiful apples from Lakeside Orchards in Manchester
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