Maine Highlands farmers markets will help you find fresh local foods

European Farmers Year-Round Market

Buck Street, across from Bangor Auditorium parking lot at Sunnyside Greenhouse, 117 Buck Street Bangor, ME Phone: 207-947-8464

This year-round market features plentiful prepared foods, fresh meats and dairy, European pastries, crafts and seafood. Ethnic food vendors are one highlight of any visitors' Saturday here. Active greenhouse, seedlings, plants, South American food, Greek food, crafts and jewelry, 10 - 15 vendors.
Dates and Hours: Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; year-round
Belgrade Lakes Farmers Market

137 Main Street (Route 27) Belgrade, ME Phone:

At this summer market, you'll find fresh, locally grown produce, cheeses, meats, jams, and plenty of ready-to-eat treats! This market also features vendors that sell their yarn & needlework, woodcrafts, and more.

Dates and hours: late May to mid-September; Sundays, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Winthrop Farmers Market 2017

Town office parking lot, 17 Highland Avenue Winthrop, ME Phone: 207-446-2899

At this Maine market, local farmers offer you their best seedlings and foods, some conventionally grown, some certified organic. Several bakers provide breads and sweets. Delicious!
2017 Dates and Hours: May through October on Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Dexter Farmers Market

Bwart's Plants, 364 Corinna Road Dexter, ME Phone: 207-270-3392

This market features Maine produce, flowers, and original handmade crafts like birdhouses, too. Bakery, cheeses, eggs, fruit, dairy, plants, poultry, specialty foods, vegetables.
Datesm and hours : June to October; Saturdays; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Brewer Farmers Market

In front of the Brewer Auditorium, 318 Wilson Street, Brewer Brewer, ME Phone:

From jams to bakery treats and everything in between, this regional market brings Maine staples together to one hoppin' place.
Dates and hours : mid-May through October; Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; also open Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning in June.
Fairfield Farmers Market

81 Main Street (Route 201) in the Nazarene Church parking lot Fairfield, ME Phone: 207-474-0476

This market features an array of items like sweet corn, berries, flowers (fresh and dried), plants and seedlings, wool, honey, beeswax, and other local fare. Market accepts WIC, EBT, credit and debit cards. Customers using SNAP benefits can double their money with bonus coupons for free fruits and vegetables.

Dates and hours: mid-May to mid-June for seedlings, plants, and baked goods; mid-June to October 31 for all farm products; Wednesdays, 2-6 p.m. and Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.