Thanks so much to everyone who attended our Indoor Winter Market and the Holly Days festivities!


Our next market is on Saturday, February 3, 2018.

 

For more photos, visit our Facebook page here.

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Thanks so much to all of our Steering Committee members and volunteers!

 

Best of luck to Peggy, Brad, and Elaine as they move on from the Market to the next chapters of their lives.

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SAVE THESE DATES! 

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Saturday, February 3

9:00 am – 2:00 pm 

Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market

Civic Center, 6140 Dempster St., MG

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Prospective Vendors:  Download our Winter Market application or our 2018 Regular Season application from our website:  http://mgfarmersmarket.com/vendors.

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NEW Market Location: 6140 Dempster St, Morton Grove

NEW LAYOUT in the Civic Center Parking Lot!

NEW TIME! 2018 Hours:  8 am – 1 pm

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Saturday, May 12

8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Mother’s Day Market

Civic Center Parking Lot, 6140 Dempster St., MG

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June 9 – October 20

8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Regular Season: Saturday mornings

Civic Center Parking Lot, 6140 Dempster St., MG

No Market Saturday, June 30th

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Congratulations to our FREE Drawing Winner!

Remember to enter every time for your chance to win!

All we need is your name, e-mail address (for our e-newsletter), and phone number (to call you if you win!).

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The Niles Township Government Trustees have accepted the MGFM Annual Pie Contest’s proceeds on behalf of the Niles Township Food Pantry.

December is Niles Township Food Pantry Awareness Month.

For just 44 cents, you can help feed a Niles Township resident a day’s worth of meals.  “Because no one deserves to go hungry!”

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 Thanks so much to our Exclusive December AND February Winter Market Sponsor:  

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It’s not too early to think about sponsoring the Morton Grove Farmers’ Market’s 2018 Regular Season.

If you would like to sponsor the Market, please contact

the MGFM Steering Committee at allmanagers@MGFarmersMarket.com.
To VOLUNTEER at the February Indoor Winter Market, please e-mail Lorri at volunteer@MGFarmersMarket.com.

 

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For more information about our calendar, vendors or sponsors, pleasecall 847.750.6436, e-mail connect AT mgfarmersmarket.com,

 or visit our website:  www.mgfarmersmarket.com


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Join us THIS SATURDAY 

for Morton Grove’s newest holiday tradition:

Saturday, December 2:  Indoor Winter Market

Santa Comes to Town / Holly Days Festival 

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We proudly present our MGFM

December Winter Market Vendors:

  • B’s Sweet Bites – assorted pound cakes, cookies and breads
  • Bee in Beezyness with God – honey, honey combs, raw beeswax, beeswax candles
  • Benhart Farms – grass fed meats from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (beef, chicken, pork, sausage, bacon, lamb, goat, duck, turkeys) and eggs *remember to bring your empty egg cartons for recycling!
  • Better Way Coffee – french roast coffee, decaf coffee, sample cup of coffee, whole bean coffee
  • Brian Kabat Photography – greeting cards, picture prints
  • Cheese People, The – artisan cheeses by the pound, cheese curds, cheese sticks
  • Flicker Handcrafted Candles – coconut soy beeswax blend candles with wood wicks, custom personalization available on site. Mini-reed diffusers, soy wax melts with organic herbs
  • La Spiceria, Inc. – gourmet spices, herbs, seeds, grains and unique seasonings
  • LAZ Cosmetics – all natural bath and body products
  • Lite Not Wine – hand decorated decorative bottle lamps
  • Little Flock Sewing – handmade baby gifts and clothing
  • Morning Dew Designs – sterling silver jewelry and hand blown glass
  • Morton Grove Waffles and More
    • waffles made to order (served with fruit of the day, whipped cream, and/or syrup)
    • unique Michigan-made, small batch, artisan fruit preserves and whiskey barrel aged Michigan maple syrup from Thornburg and Company
    • Classy Cut Catering‘s Grandma’s Pasta Sauce available in Marinara and Italian Sausage varieties
    • From Galena Canning Company: Baja Salsa, Hickory Onion BBQ Sauce, Habanero Honey Mustard, Aged Cayenne & Garlic Hot Sauce, and Artichoke & Spinach Dip
  • North Shore Pet Chef – dog and cat treats, chews and toys, healthy supplements, fresh & nutritious pet food, pet shampoo
  • Organic Bread of Heaven – certified organic, certified vegan, kosher, nut-free baked goods including loaves of bread, tortillas, croissants, cookies, pies, challah, and frozen vegan pizza
  • Organic Bread of Heaven’s Vegan Pizza by the Slice – hot vegan pizza by the slice
  • Pappardelle’s Pasta – pasta, oils, sauces
  • Patyk Farms – soap, eggs, pointsettas, succulents, popping corn, winter produce if available
  • Scrappy Affirmations – custom made, wooden, laser cut keychains
  • Spark of the Heart – heartwarming soups, salads, and side dishes. dried soup mixes (potato spinach lentil soup, two pea with carrots soup, three bean veggie chili, and sunny caribbean white bean soup). sides (cuban style black beans and rice, mardi gras red beans and rice), salads (mediterranean chickpea salad, fiesta bean salad)
  • Tamales Express – tamales (pork, sweet corn, poblano pepper, veggie, chicken, plantain & fig), tacos (fish, steak, chicken), Mexican style corn on the cob (elotes), mangoes, guacamole and chips, Mexican hot chocolate, and bottled beverages
  • Tastebudz – prepared soup by the cup (smoked chicken corn chowder, all beef chili (beanless), minestrone (vegan), vegetarian tomato bisque, vegan / GF garden vegetable, chicken noodle), frozen soups, frozen bbq pulled pork, salad dressings, roasted hummus
  • Wright Way Farm, The – certified organic produce: winter squash, potatoes, greens, tomatoes, peppers
If you would like to be a vendor at our February, May, or June – October markets, please e-mail vendor@mgfarmersmarket.com.
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Friday, December 1
7:00 – 7:45 pm Tree Lighting Ceremony

Harrer Gazebo, 6250 Dempster St., MG

Saturday, December 2
9:00 am – 2:00 pm Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market

Civic Center, 6140 Dempster St., MG

10:00 – 11:30 am Santa Comes to Town

Santa will ride through town on a Morton Grove Fire Truck passing out candy to all the Morton Grove children.  Santa will begin his route through town at 10 am from Waukegan Rd. and Greenwood St.  Santa arrives at the Holly Days Festival at Harrer Park visiting with children from 11:30 am – 2:00 pm.  Be sure to stop by and visit with Santa; children will receive a special surprise.

11:00 am – 2:30 pm Holly Days Festival
Harrer Park, 6250 Dempster St., MG
FEATURING:  Dog Sled Demo, Ice Sculptor Demo, Holiday Tractor Rides, Live Reindeer, Visit from Santa (11:30-2:00), Local Entertainment, Children’s Activities & Crafts, Tree Sales, Food and Drink for sale, and much more…

Presented by Morton Grove Farmers’ Market, Morton Grove Park District, Morton Grove Chamber of Commerce, Morton Grove Days Commission, Morton Grove Library, and the Village of Morton Grove.

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Saturday, February 3
9:00 am – 2:00 pm Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market
Civic Center, 6140 Dempster St., MG
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We have a GREAT entertainment line up for the 

December 2nd Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market!! 

9:00 am Jeff Justman

“Jazzman” Jeff Justman – “Beatle Jazz”, 60s Music, and Originals (mixed with fun!) is most known for performing solo acoustic guitar instrumentals of “Beatle Jazz”, 60s music, and originals.

Jeff demonstrates in all his performances that beautiful music improves our lives and communities.  For more information, visit www.jazzmanjeffjustman.com

 

10:00 am Matt Burch

Matt Burch is a singer/guitarist performing folk, classic rock and alternative covers from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s.

11:00 am Melissa Neff

Melissa Neff is a jazz trumpet player.  She plays standards such as the ones on her soundcloud here: https://soundcloud.com/melissa-scrabdoodle-neff

 

12:00 pm Merch

Rachel McLaughlin and Merrill Miller met selling merch at the Ravinia Music Festival this past summer.  The two both discovered a mutual love of songwriting, music, and aspirations to pursue music as a career.  This gig is special for them because it’s their first time performing together.  The name Merch comes from the obvious, but also, the letters in their names correspond to the letters in the group’s name.

 

 1:00 pm Will Van Lierop

Will is a singer songwriter from Glenview who uses his guitar, looper, and vocal harmonizer to create a symphony of sounds for your listening pleasure.

Check him out at www.willvanlierop.com.

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 Thanks so much to our Exclusive Winter Market Sponsor:  Renewal by Andersen

 

It’s not too early to think about sponsoring the Morton
Grove Farmers’ Market’s 2018 Regular Season.

If you would like to sponsor the Market, please contact

the MGFM Steering Committee at allmanagers@MGFarmersMarket.com.
To VOLUNTEER at the December Indoor Winter Market, please e-mail Lorri at volunteer@MGFarmersMarket.com.

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For more information about our calendar, vendors or sponsors, please call 847.750.6436, e-mail connect AT mgfarmersmarket.com,

 or visit our website:  www.mgfarmersmarket.com

STAY CONNECTED

Like us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter  View on Instagram  View our profile on LinkedIn    Find us on Yelp    View our videos on YouTube    Visit our blog    View our photos on flickr

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December 2 MGFM Winter Market Musicians Announced!

November 23, 2017

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MGFM’s December 2 Winter Market Vendors Announced!

November 15, 2017

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Important MGFM Community Meeting TONIGHT (Thurs 10/26)

October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26th:  Community Meeting to discuss the future of the MG Farmers’ Market TONIGHT 7 pm @ Village Hall, 2nd Floor 6101 Capulina Ave., Morton Grove All are invited! Please join us to discuss the future of the Morton Grove Farmers’ Market.  In order for our Market to survive and flourish, we need customers, vendors, and […]

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Thanks for a Great MGFM Season! Community Meeting 10/26, Winter Markets 12/2 and 2/3!

October 18, 2017

Morton Grove Farmers’ Market Upcoming Events ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Thursday, October 26th:  Community Meeting to discuss the future of the MG Farmers’ Market 7 pm Village Hall 2nd Floor 6101 Capulina Ave., Morton Grove All are invited! Please join us to discuss the future of the MG Farmers’ Market. In order for our Market to survive and flourish, […]

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This Saturday is the LAST Outdoor MG Farmers’ Market of 2017! 10/14 8 am – 1 pm

October 12, 2017

This Saturday is the LAST Outdoor Market of 2017!  Extended MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, October 14th:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s Activities, and more! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Wonderful produce and products this Saturday at the Morton […]

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Park View Day at the MG Farmers’ Market! Saturday 10/7 8 am – 1 pm

October 5, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, October 7th:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! TWO More Markets this Season! MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s Activities, […]

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Morton Grove Still Has THREE More Markets! Saturdays 8 am – 1 pm

September 27, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, Sept 30th:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! THREE More Markets this Season!   MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Prepared Foods, Live Music, Children’s […]

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Extended MGFM Hours Continue this Saturday, Sept 23rd: 8 am – 1 pm

September 21, 2017

NEW MGFM HOURS continue this  Saturday, Sept 23rd:  8 am – 1 pm ONE EXTRA HOUR! FOUR More Markets this Season! MG Farmers’ Market Open  every Saturday from 8 am – 1 pm  through October 14th at 6210 Dempster St., Morton Grove Fresh Produce, Baked Goods, Meat, Eggs, Honey, Waffles, Preserves, Salsa, Hot Sauce, Prepared […]

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