Market Day in Belmont: Stock Up For The 4th

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Photo: Greens are in the market. 

Take time out before the July 4th holiday to stock up on the freshest produce and sundries on Market Day, Thursday, June 30.

The last June Market features strawberries, arugula, carrots, garlic scapes, leafy greens and lots of fresh peas.

Occasional vendors this week are Turtle Creek Winery, Warren Farm & Sugarhouse, Belmont Acres Farm and True Grounds Coffee House.

Performances in the Events Tent

  • 2 p.m.: Bob Leger returns play guitar and sing classic, pop, rock, country folk and blues songs.
  • 4 p.m.: Storytime – Stories for all ages, sponsored by the Belmont Public Library.
  • 4:30 p.m.: Music Together of Belmont: music for children from birth through age 7, and the grownups who love them.
  • 5 p.m.: Solomon Murungu returns with music showing the culture, folklore, and wisdom of the Shona people of Zimbabwe.

Traffic advisory: There will be sidewalk work under the Belmont Center railroad bridge weekdays through July 7. This has caused some delays, but the roads are open. Work stops at 4 p.m.; the market is open until 6:30 p.m.

Find out what’s at the Market each week  Sign up for the email newsletter for weekly info about vendors, performers and special events. Follow the Market on Facebook and Twitter.

SNAP payments: The market accepts and doubles SNAP benefits (formerly called Food Stamps) up to an extra $25 per Market day, while matching funds last. Make a tax-deductible donation to the Belmont Food Collaborative to support programs like this.

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