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Market Day – Oct 19th
October 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Come out Saturday morning to celebrate all the goodness that Farmers’ Markets bring to the neighbourhood! Join us for our weekly farmers market at the Junction Train Platform, 9 am – 1 pm to continue your celebration of the season with local food, music and community. You’ll find the freshest seasonal produce, tasty artisan goods, sweet entertainment, and other diversions.
Get your weekly local veggies, eggs, cheese, bread, honey, preserves, mushrooms and meat from our wonderful local farmers and food artisans: Bizjak Farms, de la terre bakery, Fiddlehead Farm, Fifthtown Artisan Cheese, Kendal Hills Farm, Oakridges Finest, Robinson Bread, The Smoke Bloke, Twin Creeks Farm, Willo’ Wind Farm, and Wheelbarrow Farm. Learn more about our JFM vendors on our website!
Enjoy Market Day treats while you shop or bring ’em home to delight! Get cozy with Bolo Soups‘ vegan and vegetarian homemade soup selections served up with de la terre bakery bread n’ butter, and a baked treat from Root Farm Baked Goods. We welcome Real Empanada back this week with their delicious baked pockets. Check out this week’s pop-up vendor, Bayfield Provisions and their slow roasted, made by hand granola specialties, featuring Deebs Yogurt. Say hello to Chef Francoise Briet of Malty & Hoppy Delicacy with her Ontario craft beer-infused artisanal treats. And, get the scoop on her autumn-themed recipe, French Tomato Pie with Goat Cheese and Imperial IPA Beer Jelly. Yum! In the spirit of JFM’s GO Green campaign, Let’s Craft It! returns with their natural soaps and detergent, as well as, Georgian Bay Honey’s honey, honey comb + spreads.
Be sure to sign up for our weekly market e-newsletter to hear about what’s on and what’s new for each Saturday market!
In the Community Corner….
Music to your ears –
Roger Zuraw is an award-winning songwriter who will perform, among others, his Canadiana themed songs. His live performances include Nathan Philips Square, Harbourfront Centre, Palais Royale, and he always enjoys playing at the Junction Farmers Market! Hear Roger 9 to 11 am at the Junction Train Platform!
Micah Sky is a Toronto based singer/songwriter, producer and multi instrumentalist. Starting with piano lessons at age 7, then moving into production in his teenage years, he has grown steadily as a musician over the last two decades, teaching himself drums, guitar, and singing. When he’s not home practicing or producing, you can hear him performing in and around Toronto. Check out Micah’s performance on the train platform this Saturday, 11am to 1pm!
At the Community Table –
This week JFM is back at the Community Table with the return of our Family Winter Clothing Drive! Help warm hearts, hands and our community as the seasons change by dropping off your new or lightly loved cold weather outerwear, Saturdays, until our last market day this year, Nov. 2nd. Ensure those once-forgotten items of clothing find a home! Donations may include winter coats, sweaters, scarves, boots, gloves, snow pants, etc. And, we’ll take blankets, too!