Tilth Farmers' Market 2018 Season Has Begun
The South Whidbey Tilth Farmersí Market's 47th season is open every Sunday through October 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Local famers are selling bedding plants and fresh vegetables. New grower, David Prisbrey of the Old School Market Farm, joins the vendor pool. His farm is on the Tilth campus using organic growing methods. Lesedi, Maha, Blackberry Moon and Nettle Hollow return as produce vendors. In addition gardeners with extra produce may bring items for a volunteer to sell from the Community Produce and Crafts booth. More vendors are welcome. Louise Holloway Stanley has sunflower and tomato plants, plua intriguing herb pillows, ceramics and paintings. Windy Hill Farm has beautiful flowers.
Crafts to expect include birdhouses, herbal soap, skeins of wool, cutting boards, wooden games, tie-dyed T-shirts and much more. MJ Cooke of FarmArt is ready to paint your petís portrait. Weather permitting Grandpa Rufus will have his brightly painted spinners. Kirstin Clauson of the The Herbal Workshop is bringing fragrant soap and gift packs. Badeah Shirazi has delightful photo greeting cards and adorable painted miniatures. Joanne and Alex Martinis have woolen goods, skeins and tie-dyed T-shirts.
This season customers can expect a unique tasting experience each week. There is live music and hot food and drinks from the kitchen. The campus has WiFi, restrooms, childrenís play area and plenty of parking. Credit cards are accepted in the pavilion. EBT SNAP customers get double value from purchases, thanks to a grant from Goosefoot.
New Vendors Welcome
For information about participating as a vendor, please email the Market Manager.
Map and Directions are here
The market is a family friendly place on a lush meadow with picnic tables, live music, educational features and children's activities. The produce vendors can accept SNAP coupons (formerly food stamps) as well as Farmers' Market Nutrition Program coupons. The market management encourage organic and certified organic growing methods and GMO-free.
Meet Some of Our Vendors
FarmArt's MJ Cooke will paint your pet's portrait from a photograph you bring her.