October 16, 2013
The last two Saturdays of the Attleboro Farmers Market season are fast upon us. The highlights are an Apple Pie Baking Contest, Spectacular Bubbles and a Pumpkin Carving Contest featuring the freshest produce and hippest locally made baked items and products.
This Saturday, October 19
Apple Pie Contest
It’s our First, hopefully annual, Apple Pie Baking Contest this Saturday, October 19 at the Attleboro Farmers Market, 732 Park Street, Route 118, at Finberg Field between Sturdy Memorial Hospital and LaSallete Shrine.
Find your best recipe, get making, get baking and bring your Apple Pie creation to the Market before 10 a.m. read the rules below. Memorize them if you must.
The ribbons are ready, see right. First, Second, Third Place ribbons for the best apple pies.
Back by Popular Demand, Party Bubbles
Party Bubbles will be back at the Market this Saturday. Make some spectacular bubbles with Megan Colby Parker, World Record holder for the largest free floating bubble.
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September 24, 2013
…and ranked #1 in Massachusetts
American Farmland Trust’s summer long celebration of farmers markets has ended and The Attleboro Farmers Market has been named as one of the Top 100 Most Celebrated Farmers Markets in America for 2013. The Attleboro Farmers Market was also recognized as one of the top three farmers markets in Your State.
The I Love My Farmers Market Celebration encouraged consumers to pledge to spend $10 at their local farmers market. Each pledge honored our nation’s hardworking farmers, our community, and The Attleboro Farmers Market. This year’s celebration helped put more than $250,000 directly into the pockets of family farmers.
“The I Love My Farmers Market Celebration was about celebrating the unique qualities of farmers markets throughout the nation and the important role that these markets play in keeping family farmers on the land,” said American Farmland Trust Vice President of External Affairs, Susan Sink. Continue Reading →
September 1, 2013
Here’s a short video of the fun had with bubbles at the Farmers Market on Saturday, August 31, 2013. All that bubble fun was brought to you by Party Bubbles!
Bubbles @ the Market – Aug. 31, 2013 from David Laferriere on Vimeo.