Save the date for our third annual Texas Township Holiday Farmers’ Market and Tree-Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, November 21 from 4-7 p.m.! Get “Fresh on Q!” this holiday season and find local, seasonal fruits and vegetables, meats, baked goods, jams and jellies, prepared foods, holiday trees and wreaths and much more from 30 market vendors. The Farmers’ Market Committee will be offering complimentary coffee, cider and hot cocoa to spread holiday cheer, with holiday music and a Tree-Lighting Ceremony at 6:30 p.m.
In 2015, our seventh season, our Farmers’ Market is open on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. from May 9 through October 17 and Tuesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. from June 2 through September 15.
The “Fresh on Q!” farmers’ market features up to 35 vendors selling fresh, seasonal fruits and vegetables, meats, eggs, cheeses, breads, pastries and baked goods, potted plants and cut flowers, as well as foods prepared on site, ready to eat at the market, and more!
Meet this year’s vendors! Check out the table map to locate vendors and see their products, production practices, payments accepted, and contact information.
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For those interested in being a vendor, we are full for the season on both Tuesdays and Saturdays but are always accepting applications for the wait list. Please review the 2015 Texas Township Farmers’ Market Vendor Rules, Guidelines and Application before submitting your information.
The market accepts food assistance benefits, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Double Up Food Bucks, WIC Project FRESH, Senior Market FRESH! Visit the Farmers’ Market Information Table on the east end of the pavilion to learn more about using these programs at the market.
Texas Township Farmers’ Market
7110 West Q Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(3 miles west of US-131, Exit 31, in Texas Corners)
Saturdays, May 9 through October 17 from 8 a.m. – Noon
Tuesdays, June 2 through August 25 from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Our market exists to:
- Create a sense of community for Texas Township and surrounding areas
- Promote local businesses and create economic development around foods that are grown, raised, and processed locally
- Raise awareness about the rich and diverse agricultural areas in SW Michigan
Our definition of “local:”
Food that is grown, raised and/or processed in Michigan