When people first hear about a Winter Farmers’ Market here on the Seacoast, the first thing they ask is what could there possibly be to buy, other than potatoes? Well, you’ll be in for a big surprise when you walk into light-filled Wentworth Greenhouses on Saturday, November 17, from 10am-2pm, for the first winter market of the season. You will be treated to a feast for the eyes as well as the stomach when you see the rows of more than 50 farmers and food producers selling an amazing variety and quality of locally grown and produced food. An abundance of winter squash, pumpkins, cheeses, pork, baked goods, carrots, salad greens, apples, eggs, maple syrup, and yes, potatoes are among the many items available. Plus, specialty vendors, kids’ activities, and live music will all help make this market an exciting beginning to the winter season. You won’t want to miss it!
About the Location
Wentworth Greenhouses is located at 141 Rollins Road, Rollinsford, NH, just 1 mile past Red’s Shoe Barn of Dover. Here’s a map! Wentworth Greenhouses is both our generous collaborator and sponsor, and we thank them as we look forward to another great season of Winter Farmers’ Markets!
Market Shuttle for free and easy additional parking
A free shuttle van will run in a continuous loop throughout the duration of the market. Salmon Falls Stoneware at 75 Oak Street in Dover is the generous host to our shuttle parking location. Arrive and leave on your own schedule, with easy parking and drop off for you and your shopping bags! Map
Updated Winter Market Website featuring product search and interactive maps of the market
Meet Our Vendors It’s quite a list! The locally grown and made foods they bring represents everything from Apples to Yogurt. You can view a full list of vendors participating in the season, read about their businesses, and find contact information for pre-ordering.
Interactive Market Maps allow you to see which vendor will be where inside the market. With over 50 farmers and food producers, this tool is a great way to help you find the foods you are looking for. Click here to take you to the market maps, then click on vendor names on the left to find their spot in the market.
Really, you don’t have to come early!
We love that people are so excited about the market that they line up for the opening. But if you prefer a more relaxed shopping experience, come a little later. The market is open through 2pm, and farmers are well prepared with an astounding abundance of foods for you. Every year, the farms bring more and more food and you can confidently shop later in the day. Worried about missing a particular product? Many vendors accept pre-orders. Use the product search and contact farms directly if you need something set aside for you.
For more information: www.seacoasteatlocal.org
See you at the market!