The Orange Community Farmers’ Market will had its opening day on Thursday, June 27th. The event runs on Thursdays until September 26th under the Pavilion at the Orange Fairgrounds, High Plains Community Center, 525 Orange Center Road in Orange. Market hours are from 3:30 pm to 7 pm. Note there is no market on July 4th, August 1st or September 12th.
There will be many full-time and part-time vendors selling their farm-grown products including vegetables, fruit, meats, baked goods, honey, pasta, soaps, crafts, and more! Farms from the local area will be present, including Grassy Hill, Laurel Glen, Oronoque, and Shamrock. Other vendors include Durante’s Pasta, Lizzie’s Corner, Mill Pond Essentials, New Haven Teas, Sugaree Acre, and Sweet Seidner’s. Food trucks include Cousins Main Lobster, Dad’s Desserts, Lenny & Joe’s Fish Tale, Tipsy Cones and Zuppardi’s Pizza. Guest vendors are scheduled throughout the season.
Five bands are scheduled throughout the summer to perform under the Gazebo beginning at 6 p.m. Boogie Chillun will kick off the market on June 27th. Other performances include: Fools on the Hill on July 18th, Al n Sal Duo on July 25th, Bad Moon Risin’ on August 8th, and the Vybrations on August 22nd. In addition, instrumentalists will perform under the Pavilion on dates that bands are not performing. Please check the website at www.FarmMarketOrange.com for vendor and entertainment schedules.
Shop at the Market, enjoy the food, stay for the bands and come back often! For additional information, call 203-891-1045 or check the website.