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Saturdays from Mid-May to Mid-November

Rain or Shine

9:00AM to 1:00PM

 
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Saturday, August 25

On The Entertainment Plaza

John Costello will be on the entertainment plaza, doing blues acoustic guitar with vocals.

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Vendor News

Here's what you can expect from our vendors that are coming to the market this week...

 

A'Dello Winery: Wines made locally in Montgomery County. Varieties include pinot noir, chambourcin, rosé, chardonel, sweet niagra, and fruit wines (blueberry, peach and apple).

 

Balanced Natural Skincare Apothecary: Skincare designed to protect you and your family from biting insects during this coming summer season. All natural Insect Repellent is now available. Stop by and pick up your bottle

 

Carmen B's Honey: Local, natural Chester County honey and honeycombs from their hives to your table. Their honey is simply strained, not boiled or altered in any way. Great for eating raw, baking, or adding to any dish.

 

Cocky Gourmet Confections: Gourmet candy with attitude! Try all of their flavors -- they guarantee your taste-buds will thank you!

 

DAJ Mushrooms: Located in Landenberg and specializing in exotic mushrooms.

 

Fashionality with Flaer: Gayle will be bringing her beautiful handcrafted jewelry.

 

'feine Coffee: (say FEEN, like in caffeine) Located in Conshohocken this fun and inviting cafe has acquired the coffee roasting equipment from Sweet Tree Artisan Roasters, started by Ian and Melissa Kingsley. 'feine will be providing coffee for the market again this year including their popular nitro cold brew.

 

Firehouse Donuts: Homemade, artisanal donuts made fresh each day in Springfield, Delaware County.

 

Five Saints Distilling: Family, community, commitment and dedication to quality describe the lives of the Saints. They are inspired in their honor to distill premium quality spirits in small batches.

 

Hedgehog Grill: Locally owned food truck serving sandwiches and snacks.

 

Jack's Farm: Growing USDA Certified Organic non-GMO vegetables, herbs, fruit and flowers.

 

Juicery KOP: Assorted cold pressed juices, healthy baked goods, and snacks made from all natural ingredients and organically sourced when available.   

 

Lavinia's Cookies: All-natural, locally sourced, freshly made cookies and biscotti. This week they will be featuring their peanut butter cookies and toasted almond biscotti!

 

Lucky Dog Treat Co is back and with a special! Stop by their booth and let them know you read this newsletter. If you purchase 3 bags of treats for $15, they will throw in a fourth bag FREE!

 

MacDougall's Irish Victory Cakes: Treat your taste buds like royalty with these cakes made of all natural ingredients.

 

Maiale Deli and Salumeria: Handcrafted sausages and dried salumi.

 

Nurturing Nature Farm: Located in Boyertown this beautiful farm owned-and-operated by Cathy Olsen brings us a changing array of nature's bounty: potted herbs and seedlings in the spring, wildflowers in the summer, gourds and decorative items in the fall.

 

Paper Cuts & Cards: Offers a variety of handcrafted cards, notecards, gift card holders, and a nice assortment of bookmarks just in time for your back-to-school needs. For those who want to pack a little sweetness in your child's lunch, check out lunchnotes -- little thoughts sure to leave a smile.

 

Peach Bottom Farm: Lancaster County farmer Jonas Miller features vegetables, eggs, Amish baked goods, cheeses, yogurt, and herbs.

 

Quarryville Orchard: Fresh fruit is finally here -- stop by and see Aaron's beautiful peaches, blueberries, and other fruits!

 

Robin Hill Organics: A small family farm located in Newtown Square who grow high-quality organic vegetables for the community. This week they will be bringing beets, carrots, sweet peppers, eggplant, lettuce heads, cherry tomatoes, heirloom tomatoes, red tomatoes, and more!

 

Spring Creek Farms: They will have your certified organic, 100% grass-fed dairy, and beef products. Their poultry is also certified organic and they are raised on pasture and rotated around the farm like the cows. Try their 100% grass-fed (and finished) ground beef. It has the perfect amount of fat for the pan and flavor -- certified organic so you know there are no chemicals, hormones, or GMO feed. Also, Josh will be at the market again this week!

 

The Tot Cart: Based in Philadelphia this award-winning, mobile food operation specializing in gourmet tater tots. They bring the tots to you!

 

Zah'r Spices: Their goal is to supply authentic and popular North African and Middle Eastern spices to their local communities and beyond. All of their spices are kosher certified, non-GMO, and gluten free. They want to bring the best spices to your kitchen table.

Vendor Quick List

A'Dello Winery
Balanced Natural Skincare Apothecary
Carmen B's Honey
Cocky Gourmet Confections
DAJ Mushrooms

Edna Rambo Pottery

Faber Liquors & Single Prop Rum

Fashionality with Flaer

'feine Coffee
Firehouse Donuts
Five Saints Distilling
Frank's Fine Swine & Beef
G'Mas Sewing
Green Lion Breads
Health & Tea
Hedgehog Grill
Heritage Flour
Howe Sharp
Jack's Farm
James Hamblin Pottery
Juicery KOP
KOP Historical Society
Lavinia's Cookies
Lilac Birthday Entertainment

Lucky Dog Treat Co

MacDougall's Irish Victory Cakes
Maiale Deli & Salumeria
Manatawny Still Works
Mano's Material Creations
MoJo's Pop Co
Nurturing Nature Farm
O'Donnell's Woodworking
Pamela's Baskets

Paper Cuts & Cards
Peach Bottom Farm
Pure Scents Candle Co

Purple Poem Craft

Quarryville Orchard
Robin Hill Organics

Shellery by Diane
Spring Creek Farms

Sweet Succulent Creations

The Tot Cart
Your Stars Within

Zah'r Spices

 

 

Producer of the Week

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Honey is back...

Carmen B's Honey!

Loyal Patron Card

Our loyal patron card program returns this year. Pick up your card at our information tent. Each week, bring any market purchase to the tent and get one punch. Ten punches gets a prize from our prize basket.

 

 

Market Money

If you're a little short on cash, stop by our Information Tent by the entertainment plaza. You can swipe your credit or debit card for any multiple of $10. Market Money is accepted by all vendors, and is good for the entire season. It also makes a great gift!

 

 

Food Drive

We are collecting non-perishable food donations on behalf of Valley Forge Presbyterian. All you have to do is bring your donations to our information tent and we'll take care of the rest!

 

 

Farmers Market Nutrition Programs

Coupons from two assistance programs, one for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC FMNP) and one for Seniors (SFMNP) are accepted by the following vendors:
Jack's Farm and Peach Bottom Farm.

 

 

Come Say Hi!

Stop by our information tent to meet the UMFM team:

 

Vince Lattuca, Manager

 

Mary Ann Ahearn

Alison Andrel

Linda Behmke

Meeval Biju

Paul Chow

Lydia Dan-Sardiñas 

Lauren Dare

Dawn Francis

 Tina Garzillo

Pam Heffner

Eric Huhn

 Carole Kenney

Maria Lattanze

Sarah Lattanze

Holly Meade 

Maria Mengel

Vaidehi Rkaundinya

Erika Spott

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Safety Notice:

 

The Upper Merion Police Department has brought to our attention that there has been an increase in the number of pedestrians using the police driveway on the east side of the township building (library side). Note that walking, biking, or skateboarding through this area is prohibited. Thanks for your cooperation!

 

Coming Soon!

 
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Health & Wellness Day: Saturday, September 8 

Part of the farmers market's mission statement is to "enrich the quality of life in Upper Merion through supporting an environment for community gatherings and education." So join us Saturday, September 8 as we bring together several local businesses and groups whose purpose involves keeping you and your family healthy, fit, and well!

Upper Merion Farmers Market

Vince Lattuca

Farmers Market Manager

manager@uppermerionfarmersmarket.org

175 West Valley Forge Road | King of Prussia, PA | 484-636-3910

 
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175 West Valley Forge Road

King of Prussia, PA 19406-1802

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