The Marlboro Farmers Market will hold its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on Saturday, June 30, 11 a.m., Mayor Jon Hornik announced.
The market, located at the preserved Stattel Farm on Route 520 just west of Highway 79, will be open every Sunday between June 30 through October 27 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Market vendors include Navtan Farms, LOCAL 130 Seafood, Cherry Grove Farm,Dogwood Farms, Picklelicious, Annie &Em’s Bake Shop, From the Garden Honey, Baker’s Bounty, Little Box Farms, Beyond Organic Growers, and The Baklava Lady, some on an alternating schedule with additional vendors expected to join. Community activities such as yoga, cooking demonstrations, other events will be announced throughout the season. A Facebook group Marlboro Farmers Market has been launched to keep residents informed of market happenings.
The Market is sponsored by Marlboro Township who has solicited the help of professional market manager, Pamela Caputo of Community Greenmarket Organizers. Their mission is to provide a venue for farmers to sell locally grown produce directly to the community. The Market will be limited to vendors who are growers or producers of homemade products. Farmers who are interested in being considered as a market vendor should send an email to [email protected] or call 732-982-7842.