MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Winter Farmers’ Market returns to Alexander Hamilton School at 24 Mills Street in Morristown on Sunday, December 1, 2019. The market is starting its 7th season and will be open every Sunday (except 12/29) from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. until March 29, 2020. This year, Grow It Green Morristown, a local nonprofit, is pleased to take over and expand the market with more vendors and a renewed focus on fresh local food.
“Grow It Green continuously strives to strengthen the market’s roots within the community and foster greater relationships and visibility within the county, “ said Lisa Alexander, Grow It Green’s Executive Director. “Grow It Green has been a vendor in the market since its inception, and we are pleased to make this opportunity to support local farmers and vendors possible. We’re excited to connect more people to fresh, local food,” stated Farmer Shaun Ananko, Director of Agriculture and Education for Grow it Green.
This year the Winter Market will offer a wide range of unique selections from pasture raised meat to artisanal cheese, honey, prepared foods, nuts and grains, baked goods, artisan breads, eggs, winter produce and more. The following vendors will be at the market on a weekly basis: Chickadee Creek Farm, Glenmalure Farm, The Pastoral Pig, Supiciche Bakery, Gourmet Nuts and Dried Fruits, Goat Hill Farm, Pickle Licious, Paolo's Kitchen, Jersey Girl Cheese, Trufalla, Local 130 Seafood and PK's Four Brothers Farm.
The market will be supplemented each week with additional specialty vendors and community building activities. Please follow us on social media and visit growitgreenmorristown.org/wintermarket for vendor schedules and more information. Parking is free in the Alexander Hamilton school lot, and there is no entry fee.
This season, the Winter Market is being sponsored by Fiore (fioreinspires.com). Additional sponsorship opportunities are available and to learn how you can become part of the market through sponsorship, please call 973-206-4177 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Grow it Green:
Grow it Green Morristown is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that creates sustainable farms and gardens and educates communities on healthy eating and environmental stewardship. We believe that fresh local food should be accessible to all. We manage The Urban Farm at the Lafayette Learning Center, the Early Street Community Garden and the Greenhouse at the College of Saint Elizabeth.