Midcoast farmers markets will help you find fresh local foods

Waterfall Arts, 256 High Street Belfast, ME Phone:

This market features delectable treats like savory or sweet crepes from Enchanted Kitchen, whole grain baked goods, Maine yogurt and cheeses, and ready-to-go gourmet meals! Something for everyone's taste. Hand-crafted gifts and live entertainment make this market a delightful way to spend the morning.
Winter Dates and Hours in 2015: Fridays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; November through March at Aubuchon Hardware, 231 Northport Avenue, Route 1.
2016 Summer Dates and Hours: April 22 through October on Fridays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Merrymeeting Grange, 27 Main Street Bowdoinham, ME, 04008 Phone: 207-666-3936

Local strawberries, mixed vegetables, grains, popcorn, other fruit in season, seedlings, crafted soaps and lotions, grass-fed beef, lamb, organic goat, organic broiling chicken, organic geese, range free eggs/organic eggs, pelts, fleeces and felted items, sugarcoated caramel, sauces for ice cream and other toppings and fudge, pie, biscuits,and other pastry, herbs.
Dates and Hours in 2015: Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; May-October

On the Town Common, 1 Boothbay Drive, Route 27 Boothbay, ME Phone: 207-882-6374

This market features local fare like fruits and vegetables, fresh, local meat and dairy products, cut flowers, fiber goods and other craft items. Rain or shine.
Dates and Hours in 2015: Thursdays, 9 a.m.- noon; May 14 - October 8

Behind the Knox Mill via Washington and Knowlton streets Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-342-2592

Camden Farmer's Market is the place to find fresh local dairy products, meats, and refreshments aplenty. This event highlights sustainable farming practices, too.
Dates and Hours in 2015: Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon, May 9-October 31; Wednesdays, 3:30-6 p.m., June 17-September 23

Harbor Park, 275 Main Street Rockland, ME Phone:

Rain or shine, get your fill of organic produce, farm dairy products, meat, baked goods, and maple products, not to mention hand made crafts and fresh Thai food.
2016 Dates and Hours: May 19 to October 29 on Thursdays, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

110 Belvedere Road (Fridays) and <br>323 Main Street (Mondays) Damariscotta, ME, 04555 Phone: 207-737-8834

This market is a delicious way to "go local". Rain or shine, this biweekly event features vegetables, flowers, meats, dairy products, mushrooms, baked goods and other farm-raised and value-added products.
Dates and Hours in 2014: Monday, 3-6 p.m.; June-September, at Rising Tide Community Market, 323 Main Street; and Friday, 9 a.m.- noon; May-October, at Damariscotta River Association, 109-110 Belvedere Road

Waterfront Park, Commercial Street Bath, ME, 04530 Phone: 207-512-2234

This market and its gorgeous waterfront setting make for a lovely day of shopping. Here you’ll find vegetables, baked goods, organic dairy products, honey and more. Sip some fresh coffee as you discover the flavors of Maine.
Dates and Hours in 2014: Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-noon; May - October

Unity Community Center, 32 School Street Unity, ME, 04988 Phone: 207-487-5056

Unity Market Day is an active farmers market partnered with other events to create a weekly celebration of rural living in the Unity community. Vegetables, baked goods, meats, and much more are available for sale from local farmers.
Dates and Hours in 2015: Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; first Saturday in May to Saturday before Thanksgiving