2016 Farmers Market

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The 2016 Pretzel Park Farmer’s Market runs from May 14 to November 19 November 5.

The market is open every Saturday from 10am to 2pm.

Pretzel Park is in the Manayunk section of Philadelphia (map), between Cresson, Silverwood, and Cotton Streets.  Just one block from Main Street.

Check out the Vendor Page and don’t miss the weekly At The Market updates

Contact
Arlene Jones: 215-508-5606, amjinbox@yahoo.com
Eliot Duhan: 267-355-3979, eliot.duhan@gmail.com
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At the Farmers Market 06/24/2017

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  1. Lancaster Organic Growers (remember to pre-order milk!)
  2. Kennett Square Specialties (cash only)
  3. Slow Rise Bakery (cash only)  NEW!
  4. Bees and Buttercups

Stick around, or come on down, for Mid East Ensemble’s triumphant return to Pretzel Park along with the unbelievably delicious Blind Pig BBQ all starting at 6pm

Middle East Ensemble

Philadelphia’s Mid East Ensemble featuring: Roger Mgrdichian, William Tayoun, Joseph Tayoun, and Meesha Performing Arabic, Turkish, and Original Folk and Classic music. An epic mélange of Oud and Dumbek!

Photos from their 2015 Concert!


Lancaster Organic Growers

  • This week Justin is bringing the following:
  • Vegetables: Beets, Foot Long Green Beans, Baby Bok Choy, Broccoli, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Cilantro, Chard, Collards, Cucumber, Dandelion, Garlic Scapes, Kale, Lettuce, fresh Onions, Parsley, Parsnips, Potatoes, Radicchio, Radishes, Rhubarb, Scallions, Baby Spinach, Spring Mix, Sweet Potatoes, Tomatoes, Cherry Tomato, Zucchini, Herbs (Mint or Chives), and Popcorn.
  • Fruit: From Northern Lancaster County, Brecknock Orchards (low spray) Apples, Blueberries, Cherries, Raspberries and Strawberries (last week). Also, Oyler Organic Farm applesauce (South-Central PA, close to Gettysburg).
  • Dairy: Organic Cheese; Organic Yogurt (plain, vanilla or maple flavored); Butter; You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk.
  • Other: Eggs (pastured, GMO free and soy free); Raw Honey; and Brenneman’s maple syrup (dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA.

Kennett Square Specialties

  • This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello, Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and Yellow Oyster mushrooms. They also will have mushroom teas featuring Reishi and Cordyceps mushrooms. These organic teas will be available in Herbal Berry, Mint Spice, Tulsi Ginger Lemon, and Green Chai Spice.  In addition, they will have dried porcini available.

Slow Rise Bakery (at the Friends of Pretzel Park Table)

  • The following Slow Rise breads and baked goods will be available at the Friends of Pretzel Park table:
  • Bread: 100% whole wheat, 7 grain, sourdough, miche, multigrain, herb bread (or black pepper/fennel), and baguette.
  • Baked Goods: four seed cookies, honey crisp, chocolate crumb cookies, pretzels, granola and brownie.

Bees and Buttercups

  • This returning vendor will be bringing professionally-handcrafted jewelry and accessories for the modern, free-spirited woman so that she can effortlessly transition between weekday and weekend feeling inspired.

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At the Farmers Market 06/17/2017

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  1. Lancaster Organic Growers (remember to pre-order milk!)
  2. Kennett Square Specialties
  3. Pasture Song Farm
  4. Fifth of a Farm Creations
  5. Liberty Plants
  6. Tilted Haggis Soap Company

Lancaster Organic Growers

This week Justin is bringing the following:

Vegetables: Asparagus, Beets, Foot Long Green Beans, Baby Bok Choy, Cauliflower, Cilantro, Chard, Collards, Cucumber, Dandelion, Kale, Lettuce, Mustard Greens, Parsley, Parsnips, Potatoes, Radishes, Rhubarb, Scallions, Spinach, Spring Mix, Sweet Potatoes, Cherry Tomato, Zucchini, Herbs (Mint or Chives), and Popcorn.

Fruit: From Northern Lancaster County, Brecknock Orchards (low spray) Apples, Raspberries and Strawberries. Also, Oyler Organic Farm applesauce (South-Central PA, close to Gettysburg).

Dairy: Organic Cheese; Organic Yogurt (plain or maple flavored); Organic Butter; You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk.

Other: Eggs (pastured, GMO free and soy free); Raw Honey; and Brenneman’s maple syrup (dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA.

Kennett Square Specialties

This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello, Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and Yellow Oyster mushrooms. They also will have mushroom teas featuring Reishi and Cordyceps mushrooms. These organic teas will be available in Herbal Berry, Mint Spice, Tulsi Ginger Lemon, and Green Chai Spice.  In addition, they will have dried porcini available.

Pasture Song Farm

This week Pasture Song Farm will be bringing Pork: bacon, sausages (smoked, Italian, breakfast, chorizo, kielbasa, bratwurst, fresh), tenderloins, loin chops, spare ribs, baby back ribs, Canadian bacon, shoulder roasts, and ham slices. They also will have whole chickens that were raised on pasture and fed GMO-free grain. In addition, they will be bringing Seven Stars Farm ground beef, chipsteak, hotdogs, & patties.

Fifth of a Farm Creations

Among the jams and jellies this returning vendor is bringing are: Blue Bell Hill Berry Jam, Harrogate Peach Jam, Rittenhouse Red Pepper Jelly, Port Richmond Grape Jelly and Strawberry Mansion Jam. They have a new recipe for the Manayunk Saskatoon Berry Jam. In addition, they have seasonal jams and jellies as well as gift baskets.

Liberty Plants

This week Alyssa is bringing bouquets and bunches, as well as an assortment of herbs.

Tilted Haggis Soap Company

This new vendor makes all natural, all vegetable, very good handmade soap. In addition to soap, there will be lotions, massage oils, bug repellant, scrubs, bath bombs, and room sprays.


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At the Farmers Market 06/10/2017

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  1. Lancaster Organic Growers (remember to pre-order milk!)
  2. Kennett Square Specialties
  3. Offbeat Gourmet (first time)
  4. A Piece of Positivity Studios (first time)

Lancaster Organic Growers

This week Justin is bringing the following:

Vegetables: Asparagus, Beets, Foot Long Green Beans, Baby Bok Choy, Cilantro, Chard, Collards, Cucumber, Dandelion, Kale, Lettuce, Mustard Greens, Parsley, Parsnips, Potatoes, Radishes, Rhubarb, Scallions, Baby Spinach, Spring Mix, Sweet Potatoes, Zucchini, Herbs (Mint, Chives), and Popcorn.

Dairy: Organic Cheese; Organic Yogurt (plain or maple flavored); Organic Butter; You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk

Other: Eggs (pastured, GMO free and soy free); Raw Honey; and Brenneman’s maple syrup (grade B dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA.

Kennett Square Specialties

This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello, Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and Yellow Oyster mushrooms. They also will have mushroom teas featuring Reishi and Cordyceps mushrooms. These organic teas will be available in Herbal Berry, Mint Spice, Tulsi Ginger Lemon, and Green Chai Spice.  In addition, they will have dried porcini available.

Offbeat Gourmet LLC

This new vendor is a small family business located in Buckingham, PA (Bucks County), created by Scott Duncan and business partner, Allison Wright. Their mission is to create gourmet premium condiments that are made with only the best locally sourced, 100% fresh ingredients. Scott takes pride in the purity of Offbeat Gourmet’s condiments. Striving for as much organic produce as possible for each jar. All products produced contain absolutely no artificial preservatives, artificial flavors or coloring, corn or high fructose corn syrup & are 100% gluten free.

They will be bringing bbq-style gourmet condiments, hot sauces and rub; savory spreads (popular savory spreads: Pickled Mustard Seeds and Caramelized balsamic Onions); two styles of Dijon mustard (Dijon Horseradish Mustard and Dijon Black Truffle Mustard); and premium fruit spreads (their popular premium fruit spread is their Strawberry Black Truffle jam, a delicious strawberry jam with organic Driscoll strawberries balanced with Summer Black Truffles from Italy). They also will have a selection of honey from Bucks County available.

A Piece of Positivity Studios

Our newest vendor, Carlee Myers, is the Owner and Founder of A Piece of Positivity Studios. She is an expert at helping women who are unhappy use creativity to build a life that is authentic to themselves. As a successful practicing artist, Carlee has worked with many individuals to create environments using art that support their core desired feeling(s) and help them gain clarity about their future through one-on-one coaching and creative workshops. Before founding APOP Studios, Carlee earned her BFA in Curatorial Studies and Fine Art and worked as an artist, curator and arts administrator for a number of years. She has exhibited across the U.S. and has received prestigious awards such as the Fob Fellowship at Second State Press in Philadelphia, PA.

This week Carlee will be bringing artwork and wooden signs.


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At the Farmers Market 06/03/2017

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  1. Lancaster Organic Growers (remember to pre-order milk!)
  2. Kennett Square Specialties
  3. Pasture Song Farm
  4. Neil”s Sharpening Service (first time!)

Lancaster Organic Growers

This week Justin is bringing the following:

Vegetables: Asparagus, Beets, Foot Long Green Beans, Bok Choy, Cilantro, Chard, Collards, Cucumber, Dandelion, Radishes, Rhubarb, Kale, Lettuce, Mustard Greens, Parsley, Parsnips, Potatoes, Spinach, Spring Mix, Scallions, Sweet Potatoes, Zucchini, Herbs (Mint or Chives), and Popcorn.

Dairy: Organic Cheese; Organic Yogurt (plain or maple flavored); Butter; You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk

Other: Eggs pastured, GMO free and soy free; Raw Honey; and Brenneman’s maple syrup (dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA.

Kennett Square Specialties

This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello, Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and Yellow Oyster mushrooms. Also, they will have mushroom teas featuring Reishi and Cordyceps mushrooms. These organic teas will be available in Herbal Berry, Mint Spice, Tulsi Ginger Lemon, and Green Chai Spice. In addition, they will have dried porcini available.

Pasture Song Farm

This week Pasture Song Farm will be bringing Pork: bacon, sausages (smoked, Italian, breakfast, chorizo, kielbasa, bratwurst, fresh), tenderloins, loin chops, spare ribs, baby back ribs, Canadian bacon, shoulder roasts, and ham slices.

Neil’s Sharpening Service

Nobody wants a Night of a Thousand Knives, but this Saturday is maybe the Day of a Hundred Knives!

This week Neil will be sharpening knives, scissors, shears, push movers, etc.  At his store in Chestnut Hill, he can make keys, handmade pens and pencils, wooden toys, vinyl signs, yard signs, magnets and stickers, as well as do custom engraving and temporary tattoos.


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At the Farmers Market 05/27/2017

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  1. Lancaster Organic Growers (remember to pre-order milk!)
  2. Liberty Plants
  3. Kennett Square Specialties
  4. The Chilly Banana
  5. Bees and Buttercups

Lancaster Organic Growers

This week Justin is bringing the following:

Vegetables: Asparagus, Beets, Foot Long Green Beans, Bok Choy, Cilantro, Chard, Collards, Dandelion, Endive/Escarole, Radishes, Rhubarb, Kale, Lettuce, Mustard Greens, Parsley, Parsnips, Potatoes, Spinach, Spring Mix, Scallions, Sweet Potatoes and Herbs (Mint or Chives), and Popcorn. From Northern Lancaster County, Brecknock Orchards apples (low spray) are back by popular demand. Also, Oyler Organic Farm applesauce (South-Central PA, close to Gettysburg)

Dairy: Organic Cheese, Organic Yogurt (plain or maple flavored), and Organic Butter. You must pre-order Organic Raw Milk

Other: Eggs from chickens raised on grass pasture and are GMO free and soy free; Raw Honey; and Brenneman’s maple syrup (dark rich color and taste) from Salisbury, PA

Liberty Plants

This week Alyssa is bringing heirloom plants: tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, cucumbers, squash/zucchini, greens, herbs, and flowers

Kennett Square Specialties

This week Kennett Square Specialties will be bringing the following mushrooms: Portobello, Crimini, Shiitake, Maitake, King Oyster, Pioppino, Pom Pom (Lion’s Mane), Gray Oyster, and Yellow Oyster mushrooms

The Chilly Banana

This new vendor, a Philadelphia-based food cart, will be bringing banana whips and other tasty fruit-based treats. (Menu)

Bees and Buttercups

This returning vendor will be bringing professionally-handcrafted jewelry and accessories for the modern, free-spirited woman so that she can effortlessly transition between weekday and weekend feeling inspired.


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