Zimbabwe Songs, Thai Food and Sharp Knives at Farmers Market

Photo: Knives under the stone. There will be songs from a far-off land, a Thai tasting and the opportunity to sharpen your culinary equipment this week at the Belmont Farmers Market today, Thursday, Aug. 20. Siraco Knife Sharpening will be in the Belmont Center parking lot, sharpening your knives, scissors, and garden tools while you […]

Peaking Peaches, Basil and Corn at Belmont Farmers Market

Photo: Peaches are peaking.  August abundance continues at the Belmont Farmers Market. There’s peaches and blueberries for breakfast. Tomatoes with basil, mozzarella and fresh bread for lunch. And corn on the cob with a green salad for dinner. Perhaps with hamburgers and sausages from the grill. All this and more is available on Market Day this week. […]

Events, Demonstrations for Kids at the Belmont Farmers Market

Photo: Belmont Farmers Market.   The Belmont Farmers Market has an afternoon filled with activities for children on this market day with a clay demonstration for adults and children, story time  and food-related fun with ChopChop magazine.   The market is open from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays throughout the summer and lasting until the final week of […]

Early Summer Harvest at Belmont Farmers Market

Photo: Early in the season.  The Belmont Farmers Market is open Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The market is located in the Belmont Center Municipal Parking Lot at the intersection of Cross Street and Channing Road At the market today, Thursday, July 9: Weekly vendors: C & C Lobster & Fish, Gaouette Farm, Mamadou’s Artisan Bakery, Dick’s Market […]

A Decade of Fresh Food, Belmont Farmers Market Opens Season

Photo: Sophia Ries, 5, rings the Market Bell as the Belmont Farmers Market starts its 10th season on Thursday, June 11, 2015. The weather in Belmont Center on Thursday, June 11 – hot, hazy sun with temperatures nearing the 90s – was more suitable for a midsummer afternoon in the tropics than your typical late spring […]

Final Farmers Market of the Season Today; Have an Apple! Sharpen Your Knives

The Belmont Farmers Market bids adieu to its ninth season as it holds its final market day today, Thursday, Oct. 30. Come down and say goodbye to your favorite vendors. Stock up for the winter. Stop by the Manager’s Tent for a free apple and fill out an survey card: Tell the organizers what you like about the Market, write a note for a vendor and say […]

Rain? Today Remains the Penultimate Market Day in Belmont This Season

It may be the second straight week in which it’s raining on Thursday but that will not stop the vendors and staff of the Belmont Farmers Market from showing up for the penultimate Market Day of the 2014 season. The Belmont Farmers Market is open from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Belmont Center municipal […]

Rain Won’t Stop Today’s Belmont Farmers Market

While rain is on the way, the Belmont Farmers Market will take place today, Thursday, Oct. 16 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Belmont Center municipal parking lot at the corner of Cross Street and Channing Road. The fall harvest is under way with apples. pears and root vegetables in abundance. Guest vendors today are Westport […]

Got Ideas for Next Year’s Farmers Market? Find Out How to Help

The Belmont Farmers Market ends on Oct. 30. And the Belmont Food Collaborative has begun thinking about the next season. Do you have suggestions or comments? What did you like? What would you like to see changed? The Collaborative is interested in all comments. You can reply here, or use the “contact-us” page on our website to send a […]

Final Four: Last Month of Thursdays at the Belmont Farmers Market

It’s the final month of market days in Belmont as the Farmers Market’s last day is Oct. 30, so take advantage of the bounty while you can. Stock up on apples, and make and freeze pies that you can pull out and bake mid-winter. In season are pumpkins, winter squash, and apples as well as the bounty […]