Hi friends and fans of the Northeast Farmers Market! Check out this video our friend John Akre made about the market on July 19th!
Join us every Saturday morning from 9am-1pm through October 25th. Rain or shine we’ll be there with fresh local produce, arts and crafts, prepared food and food trucks, and more. It’s a safe and friendly environment for the whole family!
Join us for one of these info session on Eastside’s Owner Investment Program. Bring all your questions about the upcoming expansion, and learn how you can invest in the growth and success of your co-op!
We need to raise $1.5 million from our owners by June 30 to make the expansion a reality.
Please come and find out how you can be part of making it happen!
Attention The Foodie 4 Mile fans! Our 2nd annual opening day fundraiser for the Northeast Farmers Market is on Saturday, May 31st!
Last day to Register Online is FRIDAY MAY 30th, so sign up now at http://www.active.com and type in “Foodie” in Active’s search bar to get started. Keep in mind that your registration goes toward helping the Emergency Foodshelf Network’s ‘Harvest for the Hungry Program’ and sustaining the Northeast Farmers Market.
You’ll receive $5 In free Market Bucks to be used at the Farmer’s Market, but this year you’ll also get a whole lot more, such as:
NorthEast Farmers Market Oven Mitts to match last year’s apron.
More free food choices at the race.
“Buy One Get One Free” coupon to be used at Noodles & Company.
Awesome prizes from Mill City Running for the following winners:
Best Finish Line Celebration
Join in on the fun!
Saturday, May 31, 2014 8am at B.F. Nelson Park
Registration also at Mill City Running or on Race Day morning!
For those of you who signed up for the Foodie fun run, here’s your packet pick-up info:
Packet pickup at Mill City Running:
Thursday, May 28th from 4-8 p.m.
Friday, May 30th from noon-6 p.m.
Packet pickup on race day (at B.F. Nelson Park)
Saturday, May 31st from 6:45 to 7:45
See you Saturday!
Questions? Contact Chris Linde at email@example.com.
The Northeast Farmers Market’s opening day is just around the corner! We are all looking forward to gorgeous local produce, fresh coffee, honey, art and crafts, massage, baked goods, and more lunch options than you can shake a stick at!
Find us in the parking lot of St Boniface Church on the corner of University Ave and 7th Ave NE from 9am-1pm. Rain or shine we’ll be there to greet you with a smile. So, come hang out with your friends in Northeast!
We have dedicated friends and fans of the market that join us every season, and we hope you’ll join us, too! Here’s what some of our visitors had to say:
“I love the Northeast Farmers Market because it has a beautiful array of home-grown produce, foods in season, flower bouquets, other fun things like pastries, note cards, jewelry, and lovely music. Also great spring rolls, as well as plants. Everybody is friendly and the market has a wonderful ambience for shopping on Saturday morning.”
“This is a wonderful, growing market in my neighborhood, sponsored by the awesome Eastside Food Co-op. It’s great to have a farmer’s market in NE Mpls!”
“NE Farmers market may not be as large as some, although you will know every vender by name, never feel rushed or crowded and always have a wonderful selection of veggies, meat and jewelry, soaps, get your eye glasses tuned and purchase really cool styles. Even relax with a massage. Demo’s. Maybe a hand-crafted gift for yourself or loved one? Ask what’s in store for the next week, some venders allow pre-paid orders for pick-up the next week, and it’s fun to hear about what’s growing on the farm. Each week brings surprizes. We think it’s a great place to meet the neighboors. Our family looks forward to our Saturday visit to market for hot coffee, fresh baked goods and to take home our shopping for the week, then a stop to Eastside Coop for the other stuff. There is always a smiling face at the NE Farmers Market! See you there soon- The James Family”
Help us bring fresh, local food, vitality and sustainable resources into Northeast Minneapolis and foster local entrepreneurs. Your contributions help us help our community!
As an Individual NEFM Sponsor, you will help by:
-Increasing access to locally grown produce
-Bringing children’s programming and activities to the neighborhood
-Improving our Zero Waste Program
-Better serving our diverse community with EBT
-Updating market infrastructure
-Supporting our local musicians who play for our guests weekly
To become and individual sponsor the NEFM, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
The Northeast Farmers Market greatly appreciates any donations made to help make the market possible. Thank you!
2014 marks our 15th season of operation! We are open every Saturday from 9:00am-1:00pm, rain or shine, May 31st - October 25th. You can find us in the parking lot of St. Boniface Church on University Avenue NE & 7th Avenue NE. Street parking is available. EBT/credit & debit cards accepted. Dogs are welcome.