Archive for the Farmers Market News Category

September 11: Featured Vendors

We’re excited for the final market of the 2018 season and this week’s featured vendors. Come out and hear Royce Johns in the music tent, too. POP-POP’s Kettle Korn is a market favorite, and among the longest vendors in Beaverdale. John and Mary take pride in the

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September 4: Featured Vendors

Featured vendors for the next-to-last week of Beaverdale Farmers Market are Yer’s Veggies and popular gluten free options from Not Your Mother’s Loin food truck. NYML menu includes vegetarian options and items such as tenderloins, french fries and chicken tenders that even people with severe gluten allergies can

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August 28: Featured Vendors

Only three more weeks to enjoy Beaverdale Farmers Market, and we’re celebrating a good season.  Featured vendors for week 13 are The Side Garage and The Petite Sweet. In the music tent, welcome Aaron Earl Short, a solo singer-songwriter-guitarist. Aaron also performs with Kat Darling as The

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August 21: Featured Vendors

Featured vendors for week 12 of Beaverdale Farmers Market include an embroidery artist and a coffee shop. Freedom Blend Coffee  sells coffee beans, beverages and merchandise at the market. Freedom Blend was founded in 2011, and in 2017 opened a coffee shop at 2329 Hickman Road, Des Moines.

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August 14: Featured Vendors

Featured vendors for Tuesday, August 14 are Bigelow Family Farm and Sweet Magnolia Foods. Bigelow Family Farm near Winterset is owned and operated by Jake and Crystal Bigelow. All of their animals are born and raised on the farm, and nearly all the food they eat is grown

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August 7: Featured Vendors

We’re celebrating National Farmers Market Week with great music and vendors on August 7th at Beaverdale Farmers Market. Geneviève Salamone: The One-Woman Symphony will be “on stage” with her violin to play classical and pop tunes you love. Storybook Orchard is one of the featured vendors for

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July 31: Featured Vendors

Jon Reinders will entertain market visitors on July 31 with guitar and vocals. There’s plenty of seating, shade trees and activities and play spaces for kids. Featured vendors this week are Rolling Smoke BBQ and Shutt’s Garden Center.   Rolling Smoke BBQ is new to Beaverdale Farmers

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July 24: Featured Vendors

Come and listen to the big band sounds of a market favorite: Junction Jazz Society. A sunny evening to enjoy, sit at our tables or dance in the street.  Find something delicious to eat or drink from the many vendors – cold bubble tea, a pupusa, BBQ,

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July 17: Featured Vendors

Randy Burk (of Randy Burk and The Prisoners) brings his Americana rock to entertain market visitors on July 17 (remember to leave some cash in the tip jar :)! Featured vendors offer a variety of high quality produce. Mao’s Gardens have been vendors at Beaverdale Farmers Market

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July 10: Featured Vendors

A band new to Beaverdale Farmers Market performs on July 10: Anthony Koester and the Skunk River Band. Their modern country sound can be sampled on Facebook  and of course heard live on Tuesday. Featured food vendors this week are familiar to long-time market visitors: Cinful Creations and Rolling Wok.

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