Drum roll, please! What’s that? Oh, we’re having a Drum Circle 11:30-2, And farmers, fruits, Chicken sale, Mushrooms, Bread, Cookies, Cook Wissahickon Elementary School, Crochet, hand crafted, small batch, Soy candles.
We’ve always felt that our market’s location — in Pretzel Park which includes a playground and dog run — has contributed to making the market kid-friendly, pet-friendly, and family-friendly.
We’re also convenient to public transportation: SEPTA Routes: 35, 61, Manayunk-Norristown Regional Rail (Manayunk Line) Map here
FARMERS and FOOD
Walnut Run Farm
Cash, Credit Cards
SALE: fresh whole chickens
Melvin will be bringing pork, including but not limited to spare ribs, bacon, chipped ham, and a number of different sausages which are all nitrate free cured meats — No MSG seasonings — and 100% grass-fed beef, such as a variety of steaks, ground beef, burger patties ready for grilling, and beef sticks and bologna. He also will be bringing eggs, chicken (whole chicken, bone-in and boneless breasts, and drumsticks), produce (salad greens, lettuce, cucumbers, zucchini, red beets, string beans, tomatoes from their neighbor’s greenhouse, and onions), and fruit (watermelons, cantaloups, peaches and apples). In addition, Melvin will have Alpine Heritage Creamery’s cheese made from raw grass-fed milk, aged a minimum of 60 days (Sharp, Smoked, and Medium Cheddar; Herbal Jack, and Swiss and Yogurt Cheese), kombucha, and baked goods (Einhorn bread, sweet bread, muffins, cookies, shoo-fly pies, whoopie pies, blueberry pies, and donut holes). Also, honey and maple syrup.
Cash, Credit Cards, Apple Pay, PayPal
This week Everwild will be bringing mesclun salad mix, cherry tomatoes, heirloom tomatoes, ground cherries, shishito peppers, hot and sweet peppers, eggplant, zucchini, beets, radishes, kale and herbs.
Mushroom and Company
Cash, Credit Cards
Sandrine will be bringing fresh and dried mushrooms, mushroom coffee and tea (also iced), mushroom powder, meatless products, roasted products, purees, fresh mushroom salads and mushroom supplements. She also will bring mushroom t-shirts and trinkets. Our Chef Bernard will be there once a month to every other week, depending on schedules, to offer samples.
Slow Rise Baking Company
Slow Rise breads and baked goods will be at the Friends of Pretzel Park table. The following will be available: baguette, sprouted wheat, sunflower flax, sourdough, Miche, multigrain, and roasted garlic. Also, 4-seed cookies, peanut butter cookies, honey crisp and granola.
Charmaine’s Cookie Jar
Cash, Credit Cards ($5 & over)
Charmaine will be bringing cookies (peanut butter chocolate chip, pistachio cherry, blueberry macadamia, orangesicle, butter caramel), apricot bars, lemon meringue, and apple pie scones.
CRAFTERS and Others
Cook Wissahickon Elementary School
The Home and School Association will be at the Farmers’ Market on Saturday to talk about all that the school has to offer as well as upcoming events! In addition, there will be a uniform swap. Bring too-small CW uniforms, look for ones that fit, or order new CW apparel. PayPal and checks will be accepted as payment for new uniforms.
Cash, Credit Cards
Jaclyn Campbell will be bringing handmade crochet items — lots of different character hats for all ages (Minions, unicorns, frog, horse, storm trooper, hello kitty, snowman, Mickey, Minnie, and bubble bees just to name a few), and sweaters for your dog. Special orders available.
They will be bringing hand crafted, small batch (4oz), Soy candles with a series of unique scents (all fragrances comply with the International Fragrance Association). Each soy candle is in a glass BALL jar to promote the concept and idea of sustainability through finding new uses for the candles long after their final burn. Each batch is tested and is Phthalate free.
Joe Tayoun’s Drum Circle 11:30am-2pm
As you probably know by now, Joe Tayoun, a second generation Lebanese American, is an accomplished Middle Eastern percussionist and educator. He is returning and will be bringing various drums to be played by anyone interested.
See detailed vendor information under 2019 Farmers Market/Vendor List at http://www.friendsofpretzelpark.org