Countryside Farmers' Market at Howe Meadow

4040 Riverview Road, Peninsula, OH, 44264 [map]
Open Saturdays, April 22nd through October 28th, 9am - 12pm

Welcome to the 2017 season!

Countryside Farmers' Market at Howe Meadow is entering its 14th season in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. We are thrilled to be welcoming back many returning vendors, as well as some new ones! We'll be filled to the brim, every Saturday, with freshly-harvested produce, pastured meats and eggs, artfully crafted baked goods and food products, delicious coffee and tea, beautiful arts and crafts, fresh-cut flowers, mouth-watering breakfasts, and MORE. Everything is local and sold by the producers themselves.

To view participating vendors for the season, click here.

To see a vendor map, including anticipated attendance by date, click here.

Here's some of what you can expect to find this Saturday, June 24th ~

Fresh, vibrant fruit & veg: BLUEBERRIES, radishes, CAULIFLOWER, salad turnips, microgreens ~ many varieties, apples, sugar snap peas and shelling peas, lettuce, spinach, CARROTS!!!, fresh herbs ~ cilantro, dill, chives, onions, kale, sweet cherries/sour cherriescollard greens and swiss chard, BROCCOLI, beets, kohlrabi, green garlic and garlic scapes, salad mix, zucchini             
EGGS!
GORGEOUS flower bouquets!!
Fresh and frozen sustainably-raised meats: pastured chicken, certified organic pastured goat, traditional charcuterie, various cuts of buffalo, delicious and creative, sausages, beef and pork cuts
Mouthwatering breakfasts, including: Breakfast Burritos!
Grains, puffed spelt, oatmeal!
Creative, crafted food products: honey, goat's milk feta, brown butter/sea salt chocolate chip cookies, granola, spinach and feta quiche, kale chips, Colombia Los Naranjos coffee beans, kimchi, spiced nuts, baklava and other delicious Greek pastries, creatively and deliciously infused olive oils, chevre, maple syrup, gluten-free breads and baked goods, hearty artisan bread loaves
Hand crafted creations: recycled paper bead jewelry, cotton crocheted slouch hats ~ great year round!, beautiful stained glass pieces
Beverages, refreshing and invigorating: ready to drink hot coffee, naturally fermented ginger ale, cider, pour-over coffee

This week's Market Music provided by ~ Bobby Patetta

Bobby has been sharing his passion for singing and playing, for composition and songwriting, for guitar and harmonica, for over 50 years. His journey has taken him from singing Doo Wop at school dances to Rock & Roll and R & B at frat parties and Jersey Shore bars. Seven years on Florida's Gulf Coast gave him an education in Dixieland Jazz, Disco, Country/Western, and Boat-Drink music. He feels at home in northeast Ohio, having found a great environment for songwriting and performing. He is a founding member of the "Hot Potatoes," performs regularly with his wife, Jan at various churches in the area, and has a CD of his original music available, entitled "Metaphysical Blues."