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Farmers markets in Maine have fresh and organic foods

Local farmers markets are a fun place to buy food, crafts, and other goods straight from the farmers and artists, and to enjoy a day outdoors with the local people. When you are planning a visit to a farmers market, try to call ahead or check the market website, because time, location, and local conditions can change.

Maine farmers markets
Lewiston Maine farmers market
Lewiston Farmers Market--Summer 2020

Bates Mill 5 Complex at Lincoln and Main streets Lewiston, ME Phone:

Fresh produce, natural meats, seafood, cheeses and dairy products as well as showcase breads, local crafts, and live music.
Summer dates and hours: late May through late October; Sundays; 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Winter dates and hours: November through February; Sundays; 10 a.m.-noon
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York (Gateway) Year Round Farmers Market 2020

Summer: behind the York Region Chamber of Commerce, 1 Stonewall Lane (exit 7 off I-95); winter: inside the chamber of commerce building York, ME Phone:

Local farmers, specialty food producers and crafters sell their fresh vegetables, fruits, baked goods, fish, meats, cheese, eggs, breads and handmade crafts. Email: carol@yorkme.org
Dates and hours: Summer: late May to early October; Saturdays; 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; winter: begins early November
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Orono Year-Round Farmers Market--2020

two locations by season; see description below Orono, ME Phone:

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.
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Blue Hill Farmers Market--Summer 2020

Blue Hill Fairgrounds, Route 172 Blue Hill, ME Phone:

This market features a talented, diverse group of farmers, artist, bakers, and more. There is a wonderful selection to choose from, including locally grown meats, fresh baked goods, smoked meats, wooden bowls, toys, and Mexican and Indian food to go.
Rules and pre-order information during COVID-19 period
Dates and hours: Saturdays from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Locations: late May to late August at Blue Hill Fairgrounds; August 29 and September 12 at at Blue Hill Congregational Church (to make way for the Blue Hill Fair); mid-September to early October 15 back at Blue Hill Fairgrounds. See market website for specific dates.
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bath farmers market
Bath Year-Round Farmers Market--Summer 2020

two locations by season; see description below Bath, ME Phone:

Come and shop for fresh produce, cheese, eggs, meats and poultry, local honey, granola, seafood, baked goods, soups, coffee, hand spun wool, unique gifts and more. Enjoy live music. Vendors.
Locations: Summer market, May-October, at Waterfront Park, Commercial Street; Winter indoor market, November-April, at Bath Freight Shed, 27 Commercial Street.
Hours: Year-round; Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon.
boothbay farmers market
Boothbay Farmers Market--Summer 2020

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: May 21-October 8; Thursdays; 9 a.m.- noon
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Cumberland and Falmouth Farmers Market--2020

See addresses in description below Cumberland and Falmouth, ME Phone:

Shoppers here can buy everything from lobsters to homemade soap and aprons as well as traditional offerings such as fresh produce and flowers. And if they get tired, they can relax by getting a chair massage or a hand, face and scalp massage.
Locations, Dates and Hours:
Cumberland Summer Market is at 290 Tuttle Road outside Cumberland Town Hall; mid-May to late October; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.;
Falmouth Summer Market is at 22 Hat Trick Drive next to Casco Bay Arena; mid-May to late October; Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Falmouth Winter Market is at Allen Sterling and Lothrop, 191 US Route 1; November through Christmas; Wednesdays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
belfast farmers market
Belfast Year Round Farmers Market--2020

two locations by season; see description below Belfast, ME Phone:

Produce, meats, and plants you’ll find at this market, you’ll also delight in the baked treats, chutney, pesto, chicken pies, and other prepared foods available. Hand-crafted gifts, ciders, flowers, and live entertainment.
Customers should not linger at market; please take prepared food to go. Touch the food that you are buying. The info tent will stay open for SNAP/EBT customers. To reduce the number of people touching clipboards, market asks customers to bring cash or checks to market (some of the vendors also accept credit cards at their stands).
Winter location, dates and hours: Aubuchon Hardware 231 Northport Avenue; November-March; Fridays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Summer location, dates, and hours: Waterfall Arts Building, 256 High Street; April to October; ; Fridays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust Farmers Market--Summer 2020

Brunswick High School, 116 Maquoit Road Brunswick, ME Phone:

The market features a great number of products such as fruits and vegetables in season, artisan breads and cheeses, meats, eggs, plants and flowers, honey and maple products, Maine-made crafts and fibers.
From 8:30-9:00 the market will be open only high-risk populations, including old people , the immunocompromised people, pregnant women, people with disabilities, and caregivers. There will be no outhouse available to customers. The number of customers permitted in the market at any time will be limited, so attendees should be prepared to wait and/or come at mid- to late-morning, when the market tends to be less busy.
Dates and hours: May 2-October 31; Saturdays; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Dexter Farmers Market--Summer 2020

Simple Graces, 445 Corinna Road Dexter, ME Phone:

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.
Camden Farmers Market--Summer 2020

116 Washington Street Camden, ME Phone:

Camden Farmer's Market is the place to find fresh local dairy products, meats, and refreshments aplenty. This event highlights sustainable farming practices, too.
COVID-19 market guidelines.
Dates and Hours: Saturdays, early May through October; 9 a.m. to noon; Wednesdays, mid-June to September, 3:30 to 6 p.m.
Wells Farmers Market--Summer 2020

Bo-Mar Hall Antiques & Collectibles 1622 Post Road Wells, ME Phone:

This market continues to flourish with interesting offerings such as hand-crafted cheeses and fresh Maine lobster.
Dates and hours: late May to mid-October; Wednesdays; 1:30-5 p.m.
Fairfield Farmers Market--Summer 2020

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.

Brewer Farmers Market--Summer 2020

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

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.
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