We have been busy prepping for our 25th season, preparing all the marketing materials, securing vendors, reaching out to sponsors and creating more community-partnerships (pop-up market on Saturdays anyone? More info to come...). This year the market will feature four local veggie Massachusetts’s farms that farm organically without certification, Dick’s Market Garden, Moonlight Farm, Kelly’s… Continue reading Get Ready For Our 25th Season!
On the occasion of its 25th anniversary, we sat down with Sally Frank, the founder of what has become the Melrose Farmers’ Market and Julie Unger, the current market manager. In 1994, Sally proposed the idea of bringing fresh, locally sourced fruits and vegetables to Melrose. She coordinated with then Alderman Mike Festa, to obtain… Continue reading Melrose Farmers’ Market – Then and Now
Thank you for attending our most recent pop-up market at the Melrose Family YMCA. We had another nice turnout of about 600 shoppers all supporting our local farms and businesses. Our last pop-up market, until Summer begins, is in partnership with the Healthy Melrose Family Wellness & Fitness event on Saturday May 12, 2018 from 10 - 1:30pm. They… Continue reading Healthy Melrose Family and Wellness Fair-Pop-Up Market