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UPDATE: Scotch Plains Farmer’s Market Opening Now May 20

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Farmers Market, organized by the Scotch Plains Business & Professionals Association, will return for its 25th year on Saturday, May 13 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The open-air market will be open in the Municipal Lot (430 Park Ave. in downtown Scotch Plains) every Saturday until November, unless otherwise mentioned.

"Our popular, open-air market is celebrating its 25th year and promises to be one of the best again in the area," says Lisa Mohn, who has organized the event for many years. "Here you will find only the 'Best of the Best Vendors' with an engaging variety of fresh grown local produce, delicious handmade baked goods, and gourmet-style food products."

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Scotch Plains Farmer’s Market 2017 Vendors:

Asprocolas Acres
Fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers

Backiel’s Lithuanian Bakery
Three generations of family create these Artisan-crafted breads and cakes

Bang Me Bakery
Orgasmic cookies that are hand-rolled and made in small batches.

Corner-Copia
The home of farm-fresh produce grown in East Windsor, New Jersey, and the surrounding region.

Ester’s Treats
Organic, all-natural, mostly vegan bakery. Home-style baked goods with a healthy twist using hearty, healthy, local ingredients.

Florence Ravioli
Custom-made ravioli and heat-and-serve dinners

Gourmet Nuts & Dried Fruits
Sells a variety of nuts, seeds, dry mixes, dried fruits mixes, brittles and dried fruits.

Live, Love, Granola
100% natural ingredients, preservative-free, gluten-free. Made with organic rolled oats, almonds, organic honey and organic unsweetened coconut

Ort Farms
A family-owned farm located in Long Valley, NJ. The Ort Family offers seasonal products, plants, fruits and vegetables

Patricia & Paul Artisans of Fine Oils and Balsamics
Features over 45 varieties of both Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO) and Balsamics. Taste and see the difference.

Pickle Licious
Specializes in pickles, olives, tapenades, hummus, and all things pickled. Famous for their "pickle-on-a-stick."

Stefan's Pure Blends
Traditional Polish comfort food from handmade pierogi to naturally smoked kielbasa

Stella’s Empanadas
South American specialties with tender dough that soaks up the flavor of the beef, chicken, corn, and spinach filling made with special Argentine seasoning.

Tassot Apiaries
A family-run business in Hunterdon County specializing in chemical free, high quality honey and bee products, pure beeswax candles, and handcrafted natural fragrances.

To learn more about the Scotch Plains Farmers Market, email FarmersMarket@VisitScotchPlains.com, visit www.scotchplainsfarmersmarket.com and follow the page on Facebook. The Scotch Plains Farmers' Marketplace is managed by the Scotch Plains Business & Professional Association, a non-profit organization that assists and enhances the business community in the Township of Scotch Plains through its networking activities and community involvement.

 

UPDATE:  A message from the Scotch Plains Farmer's Market organizers notes that due to the impending inclement weather, opening day will be pushed to Saturday, May 13th.

Folks, we regret that our market will be closed tomorrow due to the impending inclement weather. It is anticipated that there will be heavy rain and strong winds which ARE concerning to us.

So, we have elected to err on the side of safety - the last thing we want is to have tents and umbrellas flying, and anyone getting hurt.

Thank you for your anticipated understanding.

Opening Day will take place next Saturday, May 20th. We look forward to seeing each and every one of you here. Please share and let your friends know too. As always, thank you for your support!

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