Growers' Market & Arts and Crafts Fair


The next market will be held on Saturday, December 13, 2014, from 8:00 A.M. - Noon 
 6718 Rio Grande Boulevard NW, Los Ranchos, NM 87107, in the tennis court parking lot


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Winter Market Schedule

Winter Markets are the second Saturday of each month, starting  Saturday, December 13, from 10am-Noon.

 

Music

Music by Eagle Whistle

 

Highlights

Highlights at the market include winter squash, root veggies, and apples are at their prime.  Pecans have arrived.

 

Market Tables

Lots of great, healthy local produce and products:

Fruit: Apples in lots of varieties

Veggies: Winter squash, beets, bell peppers, broccoli, carrots, celery, eggplant, garlic, onions, shallots, assorted greens (chard, kale, stir-fry mixes, sorrel), micro greens, mushrooms, hot peppers, radishes, tomatoes, turnips

Other:  Edible flowers, fresh herbs, eggs, various smoothies, jams/jellies, grass-fed beef, various breads and pastries, honey, biscotti, tartlets, homemade granola, fresh bouquets, seasonal plants, herb plants, house plants, dried herbs, ristras, culinary herbal mixes, burritos, pastries, hot coffee, and more!

 

Arts and Crafters

Arts and crafters feature creative and unique gifts including wind chimes, jewelry, soaps, batiked and tie-dyed t-shirts, women, and little girls clothing, handbags, knit, woven silk painted scarves, functional pottery, tiles, carved gourds, stained glass, mosaic tables, fabric table runners, felt art, silkscreened dishtowels, greeting cards, origami wood boxes, turned wood items, children's cloth books, all handmade by NM artists.

 

Holiday & Special Orders:

Some folks have asked who to contact for special orders:

  • Nancy's James and Jellies: taking orders for jams/jellies nah1148@aol.com 345-7117

  • Geri's Catering: tamales, posole, and baked goods gerilovecare@q.com 459-4030

  • Jeffrey's (Hand to Mouth Foods): sweet and savory pastries eat well@h2mfoods.com 265-5991

  • Randy's (Little Ranch Creamery): pies rsham186@aol.com 897-2197

  • Cravin' Cookies: cravincookies_andmore@yahoo.com 298-2597

  • Swiss Alps: swissalpsorders@gmail.com 264-0994

  • Corrales Chile: blue corn products corraleschile@gmail.com 314-6391

  • Angela (Denise's Delight Catering): salsa, enchiladas, and more denisesdelightcatering@gmail.com 301-2690

  • Joliesse Chocolates www.lajoliesse.com 369-1561

 

Winter Market Schedule: 2nd Saturday of the Month, 10am-Noon

  • Saturday, December 13, 10am-noon
  • Saturday, January 10, 10am-noon
  • Saturday, February 14, 10am-noon
  • Saturday, March 14, 10am-noon
  • Saturday, April 11, 10am-noon

 

Upcoming After the Market - Local Events:

 

Inclement Weather

Winter Markets will be held in the parking lot.  In case of inclement weather, the markets will be held in the barn...just steps away.  

 

Contact Information

The Los Ranchos Growers' and Arts/Crafts Market has been operating every season since 1992.  For vendors who would like to participate in the 2014 season:

 

Market Regular Season

The market’s regular season starts May 3rd!  It runs from May through mid-November.  Hours are 7:00 A.M. – Noon between May – August.  Hours are 8:00 A.M. – Noon between September – mid-November.  

 

Market Winter Season

The market’s winter season is the second Saturday of the month and is from 10:00 A.M. - Noon.  Please visit the Village’s calendar, refer to the posted signs at the Growers’ Market, pick-up a Los Ranchos Village Vision Magazine, or see the contact information above if you would like more information.
 

Sponsors

This wonderful event is sponsored by Village of Los Ranchos, 770 KKOB News Radio, the Weekly Alibi and the New Mexico Farmers' Markets.  A great local resource is the Middle Rio Grande Council of Governments Agriculture Collaborative

 

Other Info

The market now accepts WIC/Senior Checks

  

Map to Market

*Markets will be held outdoors unless there is bad weather then the markets will be in the community barn.