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Music by Russell Franek, Jewelry, Art and Fine Crafts, Handmade Natural Soaps, Local Produce and Artisan Foods at October 14, 2017 Riverwalk Market Fair

Music by Russell Franek; fresh local produce and artisan foods, the area’s finest art and crafts, all at Riverwalk Market Fair, Saturday October 14 from 9 am to 1 pm, rain or shine, in historic downtown Northfield’s Bridge Square.

 

Seasonal Produce from Local Farmers, Artisan Foods, Art and Fine Crafts

Local farmers have late season fall produce such as apples, squash, beets, radishes, kale, potatoes, beets, Brussel sprouts, onions, and carrots, as well as greenhouse soil-grown tomatoes, honey, maple syrup, eggs, and locally-produced cheese and handmade natural soaps.

Artisan foods include fresh-baked breads, delicious sweet and savory pastries, cookies and cupcakes, jams and jellies, Greek sweets, and locally roasted coffee.

Jewelry, fiber art, watercolor paintings, photography, glass art, wood-working, and pottery are among the fine art and fine crafts for sale.  All art and fine crafts are original work, designed and created by the artists.

For a complete list of the vendors scheduled for this Saturday visit www.RiverwalkMarketFair.org.

Featured Farmer:  Schoolhouse Apiary

            Laura and Mark Heiman have all their bee yards are kept on organically-managed land and raised without antibiotics or pesticides.  Their honey goes straight from the hive to the bottles with no heating or processing just minimal filtering.  They take great pride in talking to customers about their bees and introducing everyone to the delicious local honey that the bees produce from different flowers.

Music on October 14 by Russell Franek

  Russell, a Northfield area native, will be playing his guitar and singing classic rock, southern rock, and country music this Saturday.  He has a few different bands that he is a part of including his new solo project Harley & the Butcher plus the 8th Street Band.  http://www.the8thstreetband.com

Vendors for 10/14:

Artists –

Cannon River Bowl & Spoon

Zach Stadler Photography

Brad’s Woodworking

Bumbleberry Stitch

Vagabond Cafe

Trinket Foundry

Just Me Geralyn & Glass

Prairie Sun Design

Prairie Creek Pottery

Idlewilde

My Enough

The Jade Dog Designs

Wheelie’s Awesome Natural Products

Farmers/Food – 

Pheng Yang Produce

Twin Oaks Orchard

Schoolhouse Apiary

Ruthie’s Kitchen

Season Flowers

Mississippi Hills Produce

Ruf Acres Farm

Goodtree Farmstead

Groundwire Coffee

Crack of Dawn Bakehouse

Cheryl’s Nut Butters

Ye Old Farm

Martha’s Eats & Treats

Enchanted Woods Maple Syrup

Rebecca’s Greek Kouizina

Groveland Confections

Youth Booth – Anna Kochevar

Friend of the Market – Northfield Yarn celebrating “I Love Yarn Day”

Music by Helen Forsythe, Jewelry, Art and Fine Crafts, Handmade Natural Soaps, Local Produce and Artisan Foods at October 7, 2017 Riverwalk Market Fair

Music by Helen Forsythe; fresh local produce and artisan foods, the area’s finest art and crafts, all at Riverwalk Market Fair, Saturday October 7 from 9 am to 1 pm, rain or shine, in historic downtown Northfield’s Bridge Square.

 

Seasonal Produce from Local Farmers, Artisan Foods, Art and Fine Crafts

Local farmers have early fall produce such as apples, squash, beets, sweet corn, melons, green beans, snow peas, radishes, broccoli, zucchini, cauliflower, Asian and head cabbage, kohlrabi, cucumber, fresh salad greens, kale, potatoes, green peppers, sweet peppers, beets, onions, carrots and herbs, as well as tomatoes, honey, maple syrup, flower bouquets pastured raised chicken, and handmade natural soaps.

Artisan foods include fresh-baked breads, delicious sweet and savory pastries, cookies and cupcakes, jams and jellies, Greek sweets, and locally roasted coffee.

Jewelry, fiber art, watercolor paintings, photography, glass art, wood-working, and pottery are among the fine art and fine crafts for sale.  All art and fine crafts are original work, designed and created by the artists.

For a complete list of the vendors scheduled for this Saturday visit www.RiverwalkMarketFair.org.

Featured Farmer:  The Grovestead

        

    Rory and Becca Groves are raising pastured meats; chickens, lamb, chevon (goat), and pork.  They are trying to find buyers interested in quality, organically, raised meat.  They moved to Northfield five years ago to raise their family in a more rural/natural setting.  The Groves say, “We are city kids trying our hands at living in the country, and so far, we are loving it!”  www.thegrovestead.com

Featured Artist: The Jade Dog Designs

            Darcy Horn has recently moved to Northfield and will be joining us at the market for the end of the season.  She creates jewelry that is hand beaded and formed from recycled materials.  Darcy began her beading career making art-to-wear and successfully ran her own business selling her own work online, in galleries, and at juried art shows.  For the past six years she’s evolved her beadwork techniques to make personal and political sculptures.  www.thejadedog.com

           

Music on October 7 by Helen Forsythe

    Helen Forsythe is a singer who also plays the banjo and enjoys singing bluegrass and folk music.  She’ll be playing her music on Saturday October 7th from 10-1 on Bridge Square.  Come and see her play while shopping at the Riverwalk Market Fair.

Music by Kaia Schomburg; Jewelry, Art and Fine Crafts, Handmade Natural Soaps, Local Produce and Artisan Foods at August 19 Riverwalk Market Fair

Music by Kaia Schomburg, fresh local produce and artisan foods, the area’s finest art and crafts, and the Northfield Public Library Book Bike, all at Riverwalk Market Fair, Saturday August 19 from 9 am to 1 pm, rain or shine, in historic downtown Northfield’s Bridge Square.

 

Seasonal Produce from Local Farmers, Artisan Foods, Art and Fine Crafts

Local farmers have early summer produce including fresh-picked romaine, green and red butter lettuce, Swiss chard, arugula, kale, kohlrabi, fennel, rhubarb, spinach, radishes, green onions, garlic scapes, peas, potatoes, zucchini, cilantro, broccoli, and herbs, as well as local soil-grown tomatoes, and handmade natural soaps.  Artisan foods include fresh-baked breads, delicious sweet and savory pastries, cookies and cupcakes, jams and jellies, and locally roasted coffee.

Jewelry, fiber art, watercolor paintings, photography, glass art, and pottery are among the fine art and fine crafts for sale.  All art and fine crafts are original work, designed and created by the artists.

For a complete list of the vendors scheduled for this Saturday visit www.RiverwalkMarketFair.org.

Featured Farmer:  Goodtree Farmstead

         

   The Welbaum family purchased their fourteen-acre farm in Northfield (Greenvale Township) in 2006.  They then began restoring the farm in 2016 and started providing shaved ice from scratch natural flavors and kid favorites as well as hot dogs and soda pop.  Their shaved ice is well known around the market fair and is a big hit with kids of all ages.  www.goodtreefarmstead.com

Featured Artist: Melissa Henning Ceramics

Melissa found her love for ceramics in 2013 when she took a Intro to Ceramics class at St. Olaf College.  Since then she has been working as a teaching assistant and continuing making amazing ceramics.  She makes a wide variety of hand built ceramic pieces in which she sells occasionally at the Riverwalk Market Fair.  www.melissahenning.com

Vendors are Needed at Riverwalk Market Fair

We are always looking for high quality farms, artisan foods, and artists as vendors for the Riverwalk Market Fair.  If you fill that description, please go to www.riverwalkmarketfair.org and click on “Become a Vendor”.  From there you can find applications for the 2017 season.  If you have questions email manager@riverwalkmarketfair.org

Kaia Schomburg to play August 19 at Riverwalk Market Fair

            Kaia is a young lady who has a beautiful voice and is very talented at playing the ukulele.  She sings and plays a variety of music and it will be a real treat to have her back on Saturday.

 

 

 

About Riverwalk Market Fair

Riverwalk Market Fair is an open-air market located on Bridge Square in historic downtown Northfield.  This one-of-a-kind European-style market is open Saturdays from June through October. Each Saturday features a different combination of sustainably grown produce from local farmers, artisan foods, seasonal flowers and a juried selection of the region’s top art and fine crafts including ceramics, art works, prints, wood working, fused glass, textiles, wearable art and hand-crafted jewelry.  For more information, visit Riverwalk Market Fair at www.RiverwalkMarketFair.org.

Vendors this Saturday:

Artists – 

Seam’s Knotty

Zach Stadler Photography

Bumbleberry Stitch

Vagabond Cafe

Angie’s Accessories

Trinket Foundry

Just me Geralyn & Glass

Emergent Visions

Melissa Henning Ceramics

My Enough

Jae Mawby Ceramics

Farmers – 

Pheng Yang Produce

Ruthies Kitchen

Season Flowers

Mississippi Hills Produce

Ruf Acres Farm

Goodtree Farmstead

Groundwire Coffee

Crack of Dawn Bakehouse

Sogn Valley Produce

Martha’s Eats and Treats

Graise Farm

Youth – 

Kenya Jorgenson

Friends of the Market – 

Northfield Public Library Book Bike

Canvas Church

Greater Northfield Sustainability Collaboration