Farmers’ Markets in Peterborough & the Kawarthas
Don’t settle for well-travelled vegetables.
Farmers’ Markets throughout Peterborough & the Kawarthas provide fresh, nutritious and locally grown fare, six days a week. What a delicious opportunity to explore the region, one Farmers’ Market at a time.
The Peterborough & District Farmers’ market runs every Saturday, year round from 7am – 1pm. From May to October it is located in the Parking lot at the corner of Lansdowne Street & Roger Neilson Way. You can find a wide variety of vegetables, freshly picked berries, home-made pies & tarts, dairy products, fresh meat and even hot lunches prepared by some of our local chefs.
November to April you can keep warm in the Morrow Building where you can pick up meat, dairy, honey, country baked goods, jams & jellies, and other delicious snacks & treats. It’s also the perfect spot to grab last minute gifts, beautiful hand-made crafts, local coffee & tea and firewood to help you keep warm during those chilly winter months.
For more information visit www.peterboroughfarmersmarket.com
The Apsley Village Market runs Saturdays, May to Labour Day 9am to 2pm. The Market which is run by local artists is located behind Hunter’s General Store in Apsley, and is home to award-winning meats and dairy products. Other goodies include; maple syrup, goat cheese, ostrich meat, preserves and produce.
For more information visit www.apsley.ca/events/index.shtml
Strolling through your Sunday in beautiful Millbrook? Don’t forget the Millbrook Farmers’ Market runs every 4th Sunday of the Month from May to October. Located at the Old Millbrook School, the Market is a great place to pick up locally grown fruits & vegetables, preserves, baked goods and hand-made crafts.
For more information visit www.facebook.com/MillbrookFarmersMarket
Beautiful Buckhorn is home to a Farmers’ and Craft Market every Tuesday from 8:30am to 1pm. Located at the Buckhorn Community Centre the Market runs seasonally, June 21st to August 30th. You can find everything from Jewellery to Fishing Lures, Linens, Pottery, Popcorn, Locally Roasted Coffee, Clothing, Twig Baskets, Wild Rice, Ethnic Foods and much more!
For more information visit www.buckhorncommunitycentre.com/events/
Need a pick me up to get rid of your mid-week blues? You’re in luck, the Peterborough Downtown Farmers’ Market runs every Wednesday 8:30am to 2pm from May to October in the Louis St. Parking Lot. You can find seasonal produce, delicious baked goods, musicians, fresh cut flowers, honey, maple syrup, and local cheese & meats. The Market is also often frequented by guest chefs and the perfect venue for several special events to help you chew your way through the week.
For more information visit http://ptbodowntownmarket.com/
Thinking of trying the 100 mile diet? All vendors at the Lakefield Farmers’ Market reside within 100 miles of Lakefield. The Market runs every Thursday, May to October from 9am to 2pm. You will find quality fresh produce, preserves, baked goods, honey, prepared foods and handcrafted artisan items. Located behind the Lakefield-Smith Community Centre, the Lakefield Farmers’ Market is steps away from Isabel Morris Park, the Lakefield Marina, Millennium Trail and Queen Street, which means it is accessible by boat, car, or on foot!
For more information visit: www.lakefieldfarmersmarket.net
Havelock Farmers’ Market
The Havelock Farmers Market opens the weekend after Mother’s Day and runs every Saturday from 8:30am – 1:30pm through to Thanksgiving Weekend.
The Keene Farmers` Market is a volunteer group of food producers from Otonabee-South Monaghan. Our Mandate is to support Local Food. Market Days are held on the Friday of each long weekend from May to October from 10 am to 2 pm in the Keene Library Parking Lot.
For more information visit: www.facebook.com/KeeneFarmersMarket?fref=ts
Bridgenorth Farmers’ Market
Selwyn Township now has their own Farmers’ Market taking place in Bridgenorth! Starting May 13 until October the Bridgenorth Farmers’ Market will take place Fridays from 11am to 6pm at Chemung Lions Park (710 Red Pine Lane, Bridgenorth).
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