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Summer Market 2015
Saturdays 9 AM to 12:30 PM
Opening Day – June 6, 2015
Closing Day (Halloween Party) – October 31, 2015
Homegrown and Handmade
The Dudley Farm Farmers’ Market opens for the summer on Saturday, June 6, and takes place every Saturday through October. Hours are 9 AM to 12:30 PM. It is a family-oriented gathering place held on the picturesque grounds of the historic Dudley Farm Museum. The Market provides the opportunity to purchase local and organic seasonal produce and handmade arts and crafts, while enjoying the beauty and serenity of the Farm as it was in the year 1900. In addition to fruits and vegetables, also available are baked goods, eggs, fresh cut flowers, herbs and potted plants, honey and maple syrup, jams and jellies, naturally-raised meat, and pickles. Our handmade items include hand-spun yarn, paintings, photographs, cards, jewelry, soap, woodworking, pottery, sewing, quilting and more.

This year is the 20th anniversary of the Dudley Farm Summer Market and plans are underway for a mid-summer celebration. Check back here for updates or call 860-349-3917 for more information.

Subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.
Special Events at The Market
Please check back here for Special Events that will be posted as they are scheduled.

· Saturday, August 1, 2015
Celebrating 20 years at the Dudley Farm Market
9 AM to 12:30 PM
The Dudley Farm Farmers’ Market has been providing homegrown produce and handmade goods to the residents of Guilford and surrounding towns since 1995, making it the second longest-running Farmers’ Market in Connecticut. There will be a celebration during the Market on Saturday, August 1st, to recognize the 20th anniversary of the Market and to thank the vendors and our customers for their support and loyalty. Light refreshments will be available between the hours of 9 AM and 12:30 PM, while they last, and the public is invited to join the celebration.

· Saturday, September 12, 2015
Special Event at the Farmers’ Market
9 AM to 12:30 PM
Two fairy houses
  
Photo by Barbara Hanson.
Join us for our second “Fairy Festival.”
Spritely costumes are encouraged.

Please check here for more details.








· Saturday, October 31, 2015
Last Farmers’ Market & Halloween Party
9 AM to 12:30 PM
Vendors in Halloween costumes.
  
Photo by Barbara Hanson.
Join us on Saturday, October 31, for the last day of the 2015 Summer Farmers’ Market at the Dudley Farm. From 9 AM to 12:30 PM, the Farmers’ Market will offer seasonal produce, mums and cut flowers, eggs, baked and canned goods, naturally-raised meats, honey and maple syrup, and handmade art and crafts. In addition, you are invited to celebrate the season’s end with a special self-guided Halloween Scavenger Hunt and Trick-or-Treat fun with our costumed vendors.

Children are encouraged to wear costumes and adults are welcome to join in the fun. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

The market is subject to cancellation due to inclement weather and there is no rain date for this event. Contact 860–349–3917 for more information.

Market Events : 2014
August 16   Organic Gardening
Sprouts
Beekeeping
October 18
   Soap making
Raising meat naturally
Beekeeping
Canning
Market Events : 2012
For Details and Photographs of Market Events,
please visit our 2012 Events page.
June 9   The Peace Corps: Making a Difference
June 16   Food and Nutrition
Market Events : 2011
For Details and Photographs of Market Events,
please visit our 2011 Events page.
June 18 & 25   Pollinator Workshop
July 30   Candle-making Demonstration
Psaltery Concert
Understanding Organic Gardening
August 6
   Soap-making Demonstration
August 13
   Spinning Demonstration
The Art of Flower Arranging
August 27
   How To Cook It
September 17
   Tai Chi Demonstration
September 24   Soap-making Demonstration
Introduction to Knitting
Creative Woodturning
October 8
   How To Make Corn Relish
October 22
   The Art of Scanner Photography
October 29
   Birdhouses and Feeders
December 3
   Maple Candy Demonstration
Harvest Day
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Rain date: October 31, 2015
9 AM to 2 PM
Join us on Saturday, October 24 for Harvest Day at The Dudley Farm. From 9 AM to 2 PM, the Dudley Farm Museum and the Farmers’ Market will celebrate the Harvest with family fun and autumnal delights. This year we invite you to join us for food, music, activities for children and demonstrations of early 19th century skills. Rain date is October 31.

Holiday Market
Saturdays, December 5 and 12, 2015
9 AM to 2 PM

Winter Market
First Saturday of the month, February through May 2016
February 6, March 5, April 2, May 7 from 9 AM to 12:30 PM
The Dudley Farm Museum Winter Market will be held the first Saturday of each month February through May, from 9AM to 12:30 PM in the Munger Barn. We offer baked goods, eggs, handmade crafts, jams and jellies, naturally-raised meats, pickles, winter vegetables and more.
Craft vendors alternate months during the Winter Market.

Markets and special events are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather. Alternate dates will not be scheduled unless specifically noted.


Vegetable vendor at The Dudley Farm Farmers' Market
  
Photo by Barbara Hanson.
  
















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