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Aug 23, 2014 in Updates

This is it folks… the peak of summer when the market is swimming with lush, wonderful fruits and vegetables. You know! The ones you daydream about in winter? Tomatoes, Melons, Peaches, Plums, eggplant, peppers are all waiting for you at the West End Farmers Market.  Get them while they’re in season .
The Veggie Queen, Jill Nussinow, surrounded by the peak of summer Vegetables

The Veggie Queen, Jill Nussinow, surrounded by the peak of summer vegetables

Magnificent Fruit– Twin Peaks Orchards provides wonderful delicious aromatic tree ripened fruit picked at its optimum maturity to provide you with a taste and visual sensation like no other. Twin Peaks Orchards is located in the foothills of Newcastle, CA where hot days with cool nights create fruit that is not only rich in sugar, but full of flavor. They check the fruit daily and pick only those that are at the perfect stage of ripeness. Buy premium quality tree-ripened fruit at Twin Peaks Orchards this Sunday at WEFM.

Mmmmmm- ripe, juicy, sweet fruit.

Mmmmmm- ripe, juicy, sweet fruit.

Fruit, herbs and spices for the body? Soap Cauldron’s resident soap maker, Emma Mann handcrafts natural herbal bar soaps and skin care to pamper and nurture the body. These beautiful artisan bar soaps are all natural, utilizing only pure essential oils, plant oils and luxurious nut butters. Experience their wide array of blends such as Gravenstein Apple & Clove Bar Soap, Eucalyptus and Mint or Blood Orange and Cardamom. Two new blends to try are Mission Fig and Honey and Santa Rosa Plum with Nutmeg. Don’t forget your best friend; Soap Cauldron’s “Soapy Tails” is artisan, handmade canine soap with natural botanicals, pure essential oils and plant oils. Find them at the West End Farmers Market.

Fig

One of Soap Cauldron’s new blends- Mission Fig & Honey

Outstanding Ceviche awaits you at WEFM. Mateo Hernandez uses an old family recipe to make his delicious ceviche. He makes it fresh every morning in small batches so rest-assured that it fresh and made with love. Enjoy a ceviche tostada, ceviche on chips or how about a honey tequila lime prawn taco? Your ceviche can also be packed to go home with you. Simply Ceviche is now serving jalapeno steak street tacos and why not finish that off with a cone of avocado ice cream? Visit Simply Ceviche on Sunday for a light, refreshing meal.

Tequila Lime Prawn Taco at Simply Ceviche

Honey Tequila Lime Prawn Taco at Simply Ceviche

Love that Radish? You can wear it! The West End Farmers Market T-shirts ($25) have arrived! Be the first to wear our exclusive design. You can also get a special edition of the West End Farmers Market Poster ( 13″X19″ heavyweight paper $5) signed by artist, Brian Howlett.

 

Get your own WEFM poster

Artist’s Edition of WEFM Poster is available

Our North Bay Hootenanny Stage sponsored by Exchange Bank & City of SR features the best in local music, all music booked by the multi-talented and dashing Josh Windmiller. This week’s artist; Kyle Martin– Homegrown North Bay folk rock. A bright and funny personality, an encyclopedic knowledge of rock songs, and a creative and groove-oriented songwriter.

Kyle Martin

Kyle Martin

Ride your Bike to WEFM! We are located downtown, just north of Historic Railroad Square, close to the SR Creek & Joe Rodota Bike trails and we have lots of bike parking available.

Bike Friendly WEFM

Bike Friendly WEFM

 

WEFM EBT matching program. We will match your EBT $ one for one up to $20! That means you can buy twice as much fresh, wholesome food for your family.  Thanks to Exchange Bank, Kaiser Permanente and the Kelly Norman Team at Keller Williams Realty for their generous grants.

D’Argenzio Wines- a WEFM sponsor

D’Argenzio Wines- a WEFM sponsor

See you this Sunday at the West End Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., located on Donahue Street between Boyce and Decker Streets.

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