A hearty end of season thank you from the Haliburton County Farmers’ Market

This coming Friday, October 11th marks the last date for the Haliburton County Farmer’s Market, where all of our wonderful vendors will be closing their tent flaps for 2013. It’s been another ‘incrEdible’ market season, and you can count on us being back when the seedlings sprout anew and another growing season is once again upon us. Look for us next year in both the Village of Haliburton and in Carnarvon. Check our website, ‘like’ our Facebook page, and follow our Twitter site for recipes, information, as well as updates about the 2014 season.

Friday is the last chance visitors will have to stock-up on Thanksgiving goodies from the market, (including cranberries!), so consider joining us in Carnarvon, between 1 and 5 p.m. where we’re proud to offer a Kimchee demonstration, presented by Carolyn Langdon.

Fall-LeavesOn behalf of the Haliburton County Farmers’ Market Board members and both market managers, I’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone very much for their support, encouragement and patronage this year. Not only was the Carnarvon Market once again an unequivocal success, 5 years and counting, but the market in the Village of Haliburton more than surpassed all of our expectations, and we’re looking forward to doing it all over again next year!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Apples and Cranberries at the market, oh my!

Cranberry photoJoin us at the market in Carnarvon tomorrow, Friday, October 4th, from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., and the Village of Haliburton, Tues. Oct. 8th, 12 p.m – 4 p.m., where we’ll have fresh cranberries, as well as 3 different kinds of apples, (see below), available for sale while supplies last!

The apples were freshly picked today at Homestead Orchards. You can’t get much fresher than that! The Cranberries are fresh from Johnstons’s Cranberry Marsh.

We also welcome Janine Papadopoulos who will be in Carnarvon tomorrow, and in the Village of Haliburton on Tuesday, October 8th, sharing her great ideas and recipes for using cranberries! Come on out, learn a few new techniques and have some fun!

Jona Gold Apples at Orchalaw Farms in Brampton, Ontario Jonamac Late September Crisp and firm; great for fresh eating, pies, sauce.  A Jonathan/McIntosh cross .
Cortland Apples  at Orchalaw Farms in Brampton, Ontario Cortland Mid to Late September Fresh eating, salads, cooking, great early pie apple, doesn’t brown when cut, low acid, stores in fridge till Christmas. Tart to sweet.
Empire Apples at Orchalaw Farms in Brampton, Ontario Empire Late September or Early October Fresh eating, jelly, sauces, and salads. Stores about one month in the fridge. Somewhat tart.

Save the date! Haliburton County Farmers’ Market 2013 Grand Opening!

ribbon cuttingThe Haliburton County Farmers’ Market is proud to announce the grand opening of 5th anniversary season!

We’re absolutely thrilled to offer 2 different locations for 2013!
For our newest location in the town of Haliburton, we’ll start the official opening off with a ribbon cutting ceremony, move on to live music, prize giveaways, and fun activities for kids of all ages!

Opening day in the town of Haliburton is Tues. June 18th from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. The location is in Head Lake Park, by the intersection of Highland Street & York Street on beautiful Head Lake, beside the Rails End Gallery.

The Carnarvon location is situated beside “That Place in Carnarvon”, located on the N.E. corner of Highways 35 and 118, and opening day is Fri., June 21 from 1-5 p.m.  There is ample free parking at both markets.

We look forward to seeing you there!

(Click map below for a larger view).

Head Lake Map Haliburton

2013 Vendor Applications Now Available!

The Haliburton County Farmers’ Market is 5 years old and growing!

Join us in the celebration ~ 2013 Applications Are Now Open!

Haliburton County Farmers Market Logo fb -> Vendor Application

 -> Rules & Regulations

If you would like to join the Haliburton County Farmers’ Market as a vendor, please review the Market Rules and complete and submit a Vendor Application from the above links.

Please contact us with any questions.

Angel Taylor: 705-286-4877

Elaine Repath, Market Manager: 705.457.0991

Email: incredibleHCFMA [at] gmail [dot] com