Farmer’s Markets Beginning Soon
Get ready to enjoy some fresh, locally grown foods! Farmer’s markets in some communities of Gold West Country will soon be selling their Montana-made products. The Helena Farmer’s Market is the first to begin this Saturday, April 30th. You will typically find locally grown bedding plants, herbs, flowers and farm grown seasonal fruits and vegetables, along with crafts and baked goods. Here are some communities and their schedules:
• The Boulder Farmer’s Market begins Saturday, June 18th from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Boulder City Park.
•The Butte Farmer’s Market begins Saturday, May 28th from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the corner of Park and Main Street.
•The Deer Lodge Farmer’s Market begins Sunday, July 10th from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at I-90 Exits 184 and 187, take Business 90 to the only stop light in town and the beginning of the 500 block of Main Street.
•The Dillon Farmer’s Market begins Saturday, July 9th from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Wells Fargo Bank parking lot.
•The Helena Farmer’s Market begins Saturday, April 30th from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Fuller Avenue between Neil Avenue and West Placer Avenue, adjacent to Women’s Park.
•The Madison Farm to Fork Farmer’s Market in Ennis begins Saturday, May 21st from 9 a.m.-noon at the Lone Elk Mall on Main Street.
•The Twin Bridges Farmer’s Market begins Saturday, May 21st from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Main Street Park.
•The Whitehall Farmer’s Market begins Saturday, June 4th from 9 a.m.-noon, six blocks from I-90. Take a left on Legion Street and it begins east of the fish pond.
For more information, visit http://southwestmt.com/fooddrinkandshopping/farmersmarkets/.