two locations by season; see description belowOrono, MEPhone:
Orono Farmers' Market is one of Maine's larger markets with 26 members offering a wide range of locally produced foods on Saturday mornings and Tuesday afternoons, open rain or shine. Dates and Times:
Summer market is in the Steam Plant parking lot from mid-May to Thanksgiving; open Saturdays, 8 a.m.–noon. From end of June to end of October, market also is open Tuesdays, 2-5:30 p.m.
Winter market is in Asa Adams School gym; December, Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon; January to April, second and fourth Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon. May, Saturdays, every week.
81 Main Street (Route 201) in the Nazarene Church parking lotFairfield, MEPhone: 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.
In front of the Brewer Auditorium, 318 Wilson StreetBrewer, MEPhone:
From jams to bakery treats and everything in between, this regional market brings Maine staples together to one hoppin' place. The market accepts EBT/SNAP (food stamps) on Saturdays in July, August and September. SNAP customers can double their money with coupons for free fresh fruits and vegetables.
Dates and hours: mid-May through October; Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; also open Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning in June.
This market features Maine produce, flowers, and original handmade crafts like birdhouses, too. Bakery, cheeses, eggs, fruit, dairy, plants, poultry, specialty foods, vegetables. Dates and hours : June to October; Saturdays; 10 a.m.-3 p.m.