Mentor Farmers Market & Final Fridays

The Mentor Farmers Market returns to Civic Center Park on Friday afternoons from 3-7 PM. The season will run from May 30 to September 19.

mentor farmers market logoThe market offers a wide assortment of locally grown fruits and vegetables — and some certified organic — along with flowers, plant starts, herbs, honey,jams made from wine, home baked breads, olive oil, vinegars, organic cheese and a bevy of baked goods. The market is held rain or shine. There will be NO market on July 4 and August 22.

Interested vendors can download and complete the 2014 Mentor Farmers Market Application FINAL rev 11_22.

 

Confirmed vendors for May 30 – Opening Day

4Evergreen Farms

Blue House Bakery

Cormack’s Market

Crafty Cupcakes

Don Anna Farms

East Coast Custard

Janice’s Jams & Jellies

Miller’s Organic Produce

Plants by the Yard

Stone Dragon Bakery

The Pie & Pastry Lady

The News-Herald (Mentor Farmers Market sponsor)

Organizers are also looking for acoustic performers to provide music during the market from 5-7 PM. This is an opportunity for local musicians to get their music heard, while keeping shoppers entertained. This is a non-paid gig, but tip jars are welcome. 

Musicians already booked are:
May 30 – A Couple of Street Musicians, keyboard & guitar
June 13 – Reuben’s Train, bluegrass and folk
June 20 – The Pinckard’s, modern to classic
July 11 – Feroza LaBonne, pianist

Remaining available dates are: June 6, July 18, August 1, August 8, August 15, September 5, September 12 and September 19. Call (440) 974-5794 to reserve your spot.

Final Fridays at Civic Center

This is an added event, held along with the Farmers Market, on the last Friday of June, July and August.mentor farmers market_Final Fridays

“The market with a festival atmosphere” takes place June 27, July 25 and August 29 from 3-7 PM.  Come for  the produce, then stroll through the dozens of arts & craft vendors. On Final Fridays, you’ll also enjoy live music, food, and activities for the kids. This is a free event, and it’s held rain or shine.

Entertainment Line-up

June 27
Hollywood Slim Band
 
Facepainter Janie Walland
Rainbow Rae, balloon artist

July 25
Those Guys
Facepainters Sara and Tim
Rainbow Rae, balloon artist

August 29
Rocket 88′s
Facepainter Janie Walland
Rainbow Rae, balloon artist

Download and complete the 2014 Final Fridays application FINAL Rev. 11_22.

For more information on the Mentor Farmers Market, or Final Fridays, contact Marcey Bryant at (440) 974-5735 or by email.