The Millburn Farmers Market held a Fall Festival on Tuesday, October 19. The market was bustling with people during the food tasting by Osteria Mediterrania and cheese and dessert served by Epiciere Fine Gourmet Store. Hank Zona of Swirl Wine Event provided a wine tasting to the delight of the patrons The first apple and pumpkin pie contest was held in addition to guessing the weight of the pumpkin (104 lbs). The drawing for the day was a fall themed gift basket provided by Downtown Millburn. The market’s last day will be Tuesday, October 26.
Pie contest winners at the Millburn Farmers Market Fall Festival: Apple Pie Winners from left Wendy Friedrich, Short Hills (third place); Jeanne Weill, Millburn (second place) and Filip Wilfrid, Berkeley Heights (first place). The winners of our pumpkin category were Jennifer Baer, Millburn (first place) not pictured; and Gina Colarelli, West Orange (second place) .