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2011 Farmers Market Opens!

Category : About Food Sources, April, Bellingham, Farmers' Markets, Seasonal Menu Ideas

Rabbit Field Farms - Who Grows Your Food?Bellingham’s Saturday Farmers Market opened last Saturday (April 2)! The weather was daunting, but we here in Whatcom County rarely let that stop us, so there was an enthusiastic crowd. I arrived early in the afternoon, and most farmers I talked with had been doing a brisk business all day. Continue Reading

Winter Farmers Market

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Category : About Food Sources, Bellingham, December, Farmers' Markets, Seasonal Menu Ideas

Pork Stir Fry MenuAfter Thanksgiving, my supplies of local foods were depleted, so we made a family outing to the Bellingham Farmers Market last Saturday. The sun was out, the air was crisp, and we planned to make a quick trip of it.

Most of the north end of the market was vacant, since a lot of the summer produce stands and fast food stalls have shut down for the year. Most of the remaining vendors were under the shelter at the south end. However, there were still plenty of exciting local foods still available. Continue Reading

Local Holiday Menus Made Easy

Category : About Food Sources, Bellingham, December, Farmers' Markets, Holidays, Main Dishes, November, Recipes, Seasonal Menu Ideas, Side Dishes, Vegetarian

Farmers MarketIf you’ve been considering planning a locavore holiday menu this year but thought it might be too hard, I’ve found just the resource for you! Bellingham Farmers Market has made it as easy as can be. Here are two complete local holiday menus, one based on poultry and one vegetarian:

Holiday Menu and Recipes (with turkey or chicken)

Holiday Vegetarian Menu and Recipes Continue Reading

Bellingham Farmers Market

Category : Bellingham, Events

May 1, 2010
10:00 amto3:00 pm
May 8, 2010
10:00 amto3:00 pm
May 15, 2010
10:00 amto3:00 pm
May 22, 2010
10:00 amto3:00 pm
May 29, 2010
10:00 amto3:00 pm

Buy direct from farmers and other producers, artists, and craftspeople on Saturdays April through Christmas.

Directions to Depot Market Square:
Downtown Bellingham on Railroad at Chestnut
From I-5 North or South exit on State Street, from South I-5 go left at end of off ramp and continue to State and James Intersection, go left on State and follow to Chestnut, right on Chestnut and look for market on the right.  From North I-5, follow off ramp to first light which is State and turn left, follow to Chestnut and turn right, look for market on the right.