In honor of National Honey Bee Day, learn about commercial beekeeping from the experts at The Boston Honey Company and participate in a live honey extraction! Take home a BEE-utiful bottle of honey after the event and share all the buzz with family and friends! In the KITCHEN. Trustees Members: $15, Nonmembers: $20.
Remember when Stillman’s handed out free tomato plants in May? After three months of tedious care and love, do you think that your tomatoes are the ripest, reddest, and roundest in Boston? Bring your seasonal tomatoes back to the market, and find out! Stillman’s Farm will judge your tomatoes in several different categories with fun prizes for the winners! For more info, contact email@example.com or visit stillmansfarm.com. In the KITCHEN
Interested in learning more about your produce? Stop by the Market to see commercial tomato growers being judged on the flavor, firmness/slicing quality, color, and shape of their tomatoes. After watching the contest, you’ll never buy bad tomatoes again! The contest is sponsored by the New England Vegetable and Berry Growers Association in cooperation with the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources and Mass Farmers’ Markets. In the KITCHEN. For more info on how to register etc., visit: http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/agr/markets/farmers-markets/tomato-contest.html.
MARKET MEETING TABLE
A beautiful family style table located right in the midst of the Market that can be reserved during open hours for private lunches, meetings, or other gatherings. Shop the market, select from our wide variety of local vendors, while enjoying the dynamic daily activity of the Market. Suggested donation: $25/hour. To make a reservation, use the online reservation request form.