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Holiday and Pop-Up Farmers’ Markets at the Melrose Family YMCA

The Melrose Farmers’ Market is offering several indoor markets over the winter months. New this year, the Melrose Farmers’ Market is officially moving indoors to the Melrose Family YMCA. The market is extremely grateful for this community partnership. The upcoming holiday markets are on Sunday, November 24th and December 15th, from 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m, in the YMCA gymnasium, 497 Main Street. 

The Market will have most of the farmers and vendors who were with the Melrose and Wakefield farmers’ markets, as well as some new vendors. As always, the market will offer a wonderful array of local produce, sustainably raised meat, poultry, eggs, bread, cheese, fresh fish, pasta, dips and spreads, maple syrup, honey, preserves, teas, spice blends, wine, prepared foods, and a wide variety of freshly baked goods. A selection of artisan vendors offering soaps, herbal products, hand crafted jewelry, woodworking and more will also be attending. $10 SNAP match and HIP will be offered at the indoor markets. 

Here are the vendors we expect on November 24:Aaronap Cellars, Ackermann Maple Farm, Barry’s Hot Sauce, Baer’s Beans, Birch and Petal, Boston Smoked Fish Co., Brooklyn James, CMoreno Creates, Coutt’s Specialties, Dick’s Market and Garden, Smith’s Country Cheese, Del Sur Empanadas, Dove and Figs, Fabian’s European Pastries, Fire Garden Pottery, Fixx Chocolates/Schelle’s Shells, Fork on a Road, GuacEstrada, Oakdale Farm, Jannabis Wellness, Koshari Mama, Laszlo Family Farm Pet food and Treats, Lilac Hedge Farm, Mayur Naturals, Meta Microgreens, Moonlight Farm, Morrison Mae, Muddy River Herbals, Oakdale Farms, Pleasant Moments by HFR, Roseadela’s Roberto’s Seafood, Sasquatch WoodworksSweet Lydia’s, The Bread Shop, The Floraltique


Other pop-up market dates held at the Melrose Family YMCA are: February 9 & March 29, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. The Melrose Farmers Market is also popping up at the Lincoln School’s Homegrown for the Holidays on December 7, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., and at the Healthy Melrose Fair on May 9, 10:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Melrose High School Athletic Field. Please visit melrosefarmersmarket.org for more info.