Sadly, the 2014 season at the Haliburton County Farmers Market is coming to a close. Please join us for the final Market in Carnarvon this Friday, October, 10th from 1 p.m to 5 p.m. Looking back, it has been a busy and wonderful season. We would like thank all of the vendors, our customers, and our volunteers for your enthusiasm and support. All of you truly made this season the success that it was.
Please continue to visit us here at our website, as well as our Facebook and Twitter pages for market related news, recipes, and updates.
All the best,
Gailon Valleau (Market Manager)
An FYI from the Haliburton County Farmers’ Market to interested farmers and growers.
We are currently and actively seeking agricultural vendors near the Haliburton Highlands for both of our market locations!
Agricultural products consist of items such as fruits & vegetables, minimally processed meats, maple syrup, etc.
Interested parties should contact the market manager, Gailon Valleau at: – Tel: 705-306-0523
Email: incredibleHCFMA@gmail.com (or) Snail Mail: Box 846, Minden ON, K0M 2K0
Our vendor applications can be found at this LINK – Thank you, and we look forward to hearing from you!
Join us in the Village of Haliburton, at Head Lake Park to celebrate the market’s 2014 season opener!
12 p.m. to 4 p.m. today!!
We’ll have Celtic music to enjoy, loyalty cards at the HCFM booth, (first come first served), and all of your favourite vendors will be there!
We look forward to seeing you soon.
The Haliburton County Farmers’ Market was founded 6 years ago by local food activists and local growers.
We have two locations – Head Lake Park – Tuesdays starting May 20, 12 – 4pm, and Carnarvon – Fridays 1 – 5pm beside Rhubarb Restaurant – starting June 20th.
There is no question that an essential component in our success has been the generous support of volunteers! (The failure rate for farmers’ markets is very high – up to 50% in the first 5 years.)
We need and welcome volunteers to help at the market. Tasks include counting patrons, helping with events, (like our gardening and cookbook swap), assisting with parking, or giving a hand with set up and take-down of tents.
If you’re interested in volunteering and helping local growers & producers, all of which brings benefits to our community, please contact our Market Manager, Gailon Valleau at: firstname.lastname@example.org (or) Tel. 705.306.0523
Spring is just just around the corner and the Haliburton County Farmers’ Market will be upon us before we know it!
With this in mind, we’d like to share an information update for the 2014 ‘incrEdible’ market season.
A.G.M. & Vendors’ Meeting
Both the A.G.M. & Vendors’ meeting will be held on: Thurs. May 1st, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The location is in the Great Hall of Fleming College, 298 College Drive, Haliburton Village. (Click HERE for map)
Market Dates and Times
- Haliburton Village market – This year the market in Head Lake Park will open earlier: Tuesday, May 20th, and it will run until Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 – The hours are from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
- Carnarvon market – Located beside Rhubarb Restaurant (formerly ‘That Place in Carnarvon’), the dates are from Friday, June 20 to Friday, October 10th – The hours are from: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
2014 Vendor Applications
- To download the 2014 vendor applications, please visit: HERE
- Completed applications and payment is due on Friday, May 2, 2014.
Please feel free to email us at: email@example.com with any questions, or by telephone at: 705-868-4236
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