Summer Bounty At Resort Farmer's Markets
Angel Fire Art + Farmers’ Market is a weekly showcase of diverse local/regional artists, live music, food artisans & fresh produce. (Angel Fire)
There are vibrant communities surrounding our favorite mountain towns, and one way to celebrate that community is to shop locally at a farmer’s market. Whether you’re a regular or a visitor exploring a new place, a farmer’s market is a great way to experience the flavors and culture of small-town life.
Here some top SnoCountry picks:
The Angel Fire Art + Farmers' Market happens every Sunday through September 4, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Frontier Park. The market is a weekly showcase featuring a diverse selection of local and regional artists, great live music, food artisans and fresh produce. The market provides resources and opportunities to help grow small endeavors and provides a meeting place for a vibrant local community.
Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom is home to the Burke Famer’s Market in East Burke Village at the Burke Mountain Clubhouse/East Burke Community Library on Route 114. Work up your appetite at the Burke Mountain Bike Park and Kingdom Trails, then stop by for lunch on the green. Stock up on locally grown fruits and veggies, baked goods, farm raised meats and poultry, specialty foods, maple syrup and hand-made goods from local artists.
Each Wednesday, Canyons Village at Park City, Utah will host Park City's Farmers' Market 12-6 p.m. in the Cabriolet parking lot. Stop by for fresh produce, fresh baked bread and arts and crafts from local vendors.
Colorado’s Crested Butte Farmers Market is dedicated to promoting sustainable agriculture and farm-to-consumer sales within Crested Butte. Find organic and certified naturally grown vegetables, fruits and herbs, pasture-raised and grass-finished meats, wild-caught fish, artisanal cheese, breads, jams, jellies and pickles, as well as an assortment of locally produced arts and crafts. Open every Sunday through October 2, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Telluride Farmers' Market takes place on South Oak Street in Telluride, Colorado every Friday through October 14, 10:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. The market features organic fruits, vegetables, pasture raised meats, eggs, cheese, artisan bread, baked goods, an array of delicious concessions and expertly made local crafts. All products are grown or created within 100 miles of Telluride.
Every Saturday through mid October, you will find the fabulous Waitsfield Farmers Market at the Mad River Green near Sugarbush and Mad River Glen. The market runs 9 a.m.-1 p.m. with over 65 vendors offering local artisans, ethnic prepared foods, farm products, such as local meats, vegetables, cut flowers, jams, baked goods, cheeses and maple.