It's our final week of the season at the Ashmont Farmers Market. While we're sorry to go, we're ending the season with a bang. Stock up your pantry and come enjoy a wonderful final Friday at the market. Don't forget we'll be back for Small Business Saturday, the Saturday, Novemeber 25 after Thanksgiving.
In additional to stocking your pantry this week and sending our vendors out on a high note, make sure to RSVP + share to let your friends know you're coming to Final Friday Ashmont Farmers Market of the Season! 🍁
This week at the Ashmont Farmers Market:
🏃🏾♀️ For our final #FitFridays series, the Dorchester YMCA will be offering a Zumba Class in Peabody Square from 4-5pm. Bring water and a towel.
💆🏻 From 3:30-4:30pm we'll have chair massage from a 4 Corners Yoga + Wellness Massage Therapist, Gratuity appreciated.
🎙 For this week's #EntertainmentSeries, we'll have live music Jon Ong and the Funky Monkeys, a gospel and jazz in #PeabodySquare from 4-6:30 pm.
🥕 Spring Brook Farm of Littleton will be selling heirloom tomatoes, beans, squash, eggs, Carlisle Honey, preserves, meat, gourmet mushrooms from Fat Moon and more!
🥖 Fornax Bread Company will be available with boules, baguettes, baguette, batards, and twists.
🐟 EverGreen Delivery will be offering Red's Best fish from local dayboat fishermen including Tuna, Striped Bass, Halibut and Scallops as well as Boston Smoked Fish Co products including Bluefish Pate and Salmon Bacon. You can pre-order at evergreendelivery.bike
🍩 The Ancient Bakers — MWDBE & SBA 8a Certified will be offering their delicious, artisinal bakery products that are egg, dairy, cholesterol and trans fat free.
♻️ City Compost will be back offering information on their subscription-based composting service to neighborhood residents
We're also excited to welcome:
🔪 Bobby Mac's Mobile Sharpening LLC… Bobby's Sharpening Van will be parked adjacent to the #farmersmarket in Peabody Square from 3-7pm. He'll be sharpening knives scissors, & even lawnmower blades! See bobbymactheknife.com for information on services and prices. If you have a large item (e.g. lawn mower blades) please arrive early to ensure same day service!
🐡 The New England Aquarium will be educating us about our oceans! Children of all ages are invited to interact with local coastal animals as well as learn about our connection to the oceans and climate change through interactive, family-friendly activities, including an exciting new LEGO-based curriculum!
🖍 Finally, kids of all ages can enjoy coloring, board games, and our new selection of lawn games
It's been a great season. Thank you for all your support. We can't wait to see you one last time this season on Friday! We'll be back again in June
The Ashmont Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, and SNAP/EBT. The Commonwealth’s Healthy Incentives
Program (HIP) is replacing Boston Bounty Bucks this year and will match up to $80/month of produce purchases made with a SNAP/EBT depending on family size. (Info: mass.gov/hip)
Follow @AshmontFarmMkt on social media or check out the weekly calendar for vendors, music, and special activities at greaterashmont.org/calendar/farmers-market/. See you at the
Many thanks to Greater Ashmont Main Street's Annual Sustainers (the City of Boston's Boston Main Streets program, the Boston Main Streets Foundation, the MBTA, and the Martin Richard Foundation) and our 2017 Ashmont Farmers Market Sponsors who've made another great season possible! (Carney Hospital, the Codman Square Health Center, the Dorchester YMCA, Eastern Bank, Harbor Health Services, Inc., Level Solar, Meetinghouse Bank, Standish Village, Trinity Financial, UMass Boston)! Without them, and our amazing team of volunteers, the market would not be possible.