Our summer season has begun, which means we have returned to the NW Quadrant of Public Square. You'll find many new vendors, including fresh fruits and vegetables, lunch options, snacks to take back to the office, and treats to keep you cool in the summer heat. We'll also have free picnic blankets this season, so you can relax and enjoy lunch at the market.
Here is a current list of vendors this season:
Por Bar Farms Community Greenhouse Partners Harvest in Christ The Farm at Chatham Lea Cleveland Botanical Garden Green Corps Old Husher's Farm Autumn Oats Blaze Gourmet Kernels by Chrissie Mason's Creamery Ohio Farm Direct Out of the Box Bakery Popsmith Real Fruit Spicehound The Bread Lady Favor Catering In the Pan Pig Lickin' Good BBQ The Nosh Box Umami Moto Artist Terry Mitchell
Community Greenhouse Partners Salad Boxes -- assorted lettuces perfect for lunch (you supply the dressing) -- the last of the Bordeaux Spinach, three different types of radishes, Strawberries, Arugula, and our delicious/nutritious Microgreens!
The Bread Lady
Honey Cranberry Walnut
Granny Smith Apple Cider
Black Olive Herb
Pepperoni Mozzarella Rolls
Mason's Creamery Ice Cream: Salted Caramel, Earl Grey, Chocolate, Strawberry Frozen Yogurt, Vanilla, Apple Pie a la Mode Vegan Ice Cream: Vanilla, Lychee Sorbet
Kernels by Chrissie
Chrissie will have all of her classic flavors and she'll be popping her kettle corn on-site (Chrissie's product is made from non-GMO Ohio corn)
SpiceHound A variety of herbs, spices, unique salts, and more - everything's $1.00! Check out Kevin's new products here.
Ohio Farm Direct A variety of grass-fed organic cheeses
Autumn Oats Homemade, gluten-free granola
Artist Terry Mitchell Unique handmade jewelry
Publish Ohio A variety of veggie plants including herbs, heirloom tomatoes, cucumbers, zucchini, strawberries. All plants come from Richardsons Farms in Medina, OH. (EBT and Produce Perks are accepted on food plants)
In the Pan Made-to-order rice bowls - $5.00 (In the Pan uses locally-grown produce when available)
Vegetable Selections: Sweet Corn, Diced Tomatoes, Black Olives, Green Peppers, Jalapeno Peppers, Banana Peppers,
Rice Selections: White Jasmine or Brown Jasmine
Cheese Selections: Mozzarella Cheese, Monterey Jack
Meat Selections: Chicken steamed with Cilantro & Garlic, Gyro,
Topping Selections: Sour Cream, Our Special Sauce for Chicken, Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce
Today we kick off our 2013 season of Cleveland Cooks with Downtown Farmers Market with Chef Ricardo Sandoval (Tremont's Fat Cats & Lava Lounge and Larchmere's Felice Urban Cafe). The cooking classes take place at Old Stone Church at 2:00pm to approx.3:30pm. You'll enjoy a cooking demo by area chefs, share a meal with other cass attendees and take home a bag of fresh produce from the market. Classes are open to the public and free to attend. For more information or to RSVP for an upcoming class, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chef Sandoval incorporates local food into his menus whenever possible and is a supporter of Downtown and Tremont Farmers Market vendors. You will find produce from Por Bar Farms, Morningside Farms, and Morning Dew Farms in many of his dishes, along with other local farmers and producers.
"Autumn Oat's is a home produced, gluten free, all natural granola mix with no added sweetener comprised of the freshest and healthiest ingredients that will get you healthy and keep you healthy. The product all started when my mom Autumn, decided to make her own granola mixes until she settled on this very recipe. Autumn's recipe was so good to herself and others that I took it upon myself to sell it at local farmers markets throughout the Greater Cleveland area. Growing up in southern ohio, Autumn gets all the ingredients from Walnut Creek in Amish Country. Autumn Oat's is well on its way to being the best oat's from coast to coast." - Peter Jeney, Autumn Oats
Live Music - Brent Kirby Brent Kirby will be performing at the market, 11:30-1:30pm
DFM now selling local grains from Stutzman Farms We're selling local flours, cornmeal, oats and spelt/wheat berries from Stutzman Farms at the Customer Service table - $3.00 each, all proceeds support DFM. (Thank you to Fresh Fork Market for supplying us with the local grains!)
Planning your backyard garden for this summer?
DFM is selling seeds from Ohio Heirloom Seeds at the customer service table each week. We've got a variety of tomatoes, peppers, herbs, lettuces, carrots & more! Seed packets are $3.00 and all proceeds benefit the market. Thanks for your support!
“Produce Perks” accepted: EBT users will receive “Produce Perks,” a dollar for dollar bonus (up to $10) to be spent on fresh fruits and vegetables. Produce Perks are available at area farmers markets while supplies last. Please stop by the information table for more information or to use your card.
EBT, WIC, senior coupons and debit cards are accepted.