It’s time to meet some of the people who grow your food. Meet Rebecca and Josh, part of the family from Landman Gardens and Bakery. Learn all about this amazing and diverse family farm. Located just outside of Grand Valley, they operate a busy goat dairy and arm. Right about now they’ve got 150 nanny goats ready to kid! But they have so much more happening. Along with 2 acres of organic gardens they also raise lambs and pigs. The Bakery is the heart of everything with a fabulous selection of breads, sweet and savory treats and wonderful preserves and pickles.
There is a charming dry stone building on the property where they host delicious and unique Blackhouse Dinners.
It’s Maple Syrup time! Lorne and Linda Brubacher will be offering a pancake breakfast with syrup from their own maple sugar bush. Learn more about maple syrup production from Lorne.
It’s Valentine’s Day and Family Day weekend. We’ve got chocolate for your honey and honey for your sweetie and sweet gifts for everyone. Kids crafts and live music too.
Chef Ben Sacshe shows how to cure trout, make duck prosciutto, marinate chicken breast and turn beef tenderloin into beef-bresaola.
Bring the whole family out to meet some of the critters that make up our farmers’ extended families. On hand for visiting with will be alpacas, Highland cattle, ducks, chickens, sheep, rabbits and more. See you at the Grand River Raceway, Saturday, December 13 from 9am-1pm!
Join Slow Food Wellington County at the Market today to celebrate Terra Madre! Sample delicious soups made by one of our local chefs and learn about our local Slow Food group. Some of our favourite local musicians, Chaz and John, will be delighting us with some musical entertainment and the market will be full of food, treats, gifts and more. See you there!
Join the lovely Peter this Saturday at the market to learn all about his favourite squash- the Sweet Potato Squash- a.k.a the Delicata. Sample a variety of dishes prepared using this squash as the main ingredient and watch Peter demo his fine cooking skills!
As per usual, our stellar vendors will be on hand with a variety of fine offerings for sale. Our Christmas tree will also be up so bring your little ones by to help us decorate!
Join us on Saturday, Novemeber 15 up at the racetrack for a Sauerkraut making demonstration by our very own Mervin Martin! A great way to preserve some of the harvest for the winter months. Our great selection of vendors will be there as always, offering you produce, baked goods, fiber crafts, meats, wine, prepared meals, maple syrup, coffee and more! See you there!
Saturday, November 1st marks the first Winter Market of the season for the Elora Farmers’ Market. Come visit your favourite vendors from the Summer Market and meet some new faces joining us for the winter season. 9am-1pm at the Grand River Raceway in the Paddock Building.