Searsport Farmers Market Opens May 26th
The Searsport Farmers Market will begin its second season on Tuesday, May 26th, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The market is hosted by Penobscot Marine Museum on the Crescent on Route One, and will be open every Tuesday through mid-October. New vendors to the market this year include Stone Fox Farm Creamery who will be selling their homemade ice cream. The market will offer locally grown vegetables including salad greens, root crops, and fruit; locally grown vegetable and flower seedlings, perennials and shrubs, cut flowers, eggs, chicken, beef, pork, lamb and duck; breads and pies, honey, maple syrup, natural skin care products, and more.
Customers who want to buy directly from local farmers can do so nearly every day of the week in this area. Monday is the Bayside Farmers Market, Tuesday is the Searsport Farmers Market , Thursday is the Bucksport Farmers Market, and Friday is the Belfast Farmers Market.
If you would like more information about the Searsport Farmer’s Market, or would like an application to participate in the market, please call Jim Nichols at 567-3967.
PHOTO CAPTION: Farmer Jim Nichols at the Searsport Farmers Market