July 4th Tasting and Celebration!

Petit-5_02Come one, come all! To celebrate America’s 240th birthday (so young!), the MI Farmers Market will be hosting a special 4th of July tasting for the community. And what could be more American than pie? Join us as we serve High 5 Pie‘s Petit 5s in marionberry and apple!

As you’re tasting those delicious Petit 5s, don’t forget to pick up all the ingredients for your July 4th BBQ! With our variety, you’ll be sure to find all that you need to grill up a delicious all-American (and PNW!) feast that is also fresh and local. Just in case, we’ve curated a special July 4th-themed MIFM shopping list just for you:
1. Ground beef from Olsen Farms
2. Sausages from Sky Valley Family Farm
3. Tomatoes and peppers from Hedlin Farms
4. Zucchini and potatoes from Alvarez Organic Farms
5. Greens and onions from Growing Washington
6. Cheese from Tieton Farm and Creamery
7. Lemongrass Kombucha from Shen Zen Tea
8. Rosé from Stomani Cellars
9. Beer from Lowercase Brewing
10. Apple pie from High 5 Pie or make your own with cherries (Harvesting Autumn, Lyall Farms, Collins Family Orchards, Martin Family Orchards) and berries (Skagit Sun, Hayton Berry Farms, Sidhu Farms) from the market!

Bonus item! Bouquet of flowers as a table centerpiece from our Hmong farmers (Moua Gardens, Bao Gardens, True Her Gardens).

Children's JudyWhat’s sprouting at the Children’s Table this week? Garlic! Learn how to grow your own garlic bulbs and take home a garlic sprout kit to try it out. Nurture the garlic throughout the summer and enjoy a homegrown sprout right from your yard!

Kelly Bosworth 1Please welcome Kelly Bosworth as our music guest this Sunday! Kelly is a folk Americana singer/songwriter raised on family jam sessions and classical music. Her evocative, haunting melodies and warm vocals draw audiences into her songs, which speak to universal themes of loss, longing, and love. Kelly has toured nationally and played in venues such as The Alberta Rose Theatre (Portland, Oregon), Caffe Vivaldi (New York City, NY), Aster Cafe (Minneapolis, MN). Her single “Waters” from her debut album hit #7 on the folk DJ charts and is played across the country.