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2014 Market Calendar

2014 Market Special Events

 
 
  • July 6th
    Quilt & Flower Show 9-2, Farmers Market 10-1
    Don’t miss this annual event with Quilts, new and old hanging all along the Town Green Arbor and local quilters show their wares. Sponsored by The Material Girl Fabric Lounge, this year there will be special exhibits of vintage Doll Beds, Doll Quilts and 1950’s and 60’s Chenille Spreads. The Local Blooms Flower Show will be in the Sycamore Grove with entries from Adults & Kids accepted – Ribbons & Prizes – see Categories and Guidelines on the Home Page
  • July 10th
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS
  • July 17th
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    SLIM JENKINS – Voodoo Blues
  • July 24th
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    CARAVANSERAI – Santana Tribute
  • July 27th
    Kidz Dig It Cooking Class – Wrap it Up!
  • July 31st
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    FOREVERLAND – Michael Jackson Tribute
  • August 7th
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    Bay Area Party Band, TAINTED LOVE
  • August 10th
    Zucchini Festival 10-1 & Antique Show 8-2
    The Town Green is buzzing with excitement at this popular annual event that celebrates the summer abundant vegetable, the Zucchini! Kids come enter the famous Zuke Car Races. Enter the Veggie Art Contest and The Largest Zuke Contest with cash prizes, Chef Demonstration with Chef and Wine Maker, Fabiano Ramaci. In conjunction with the annual Windsor Antiques and Collectibles Show you can walk through dozens of vendors showcasing antiques, vintage and retro collectibles from the last Century. Chair Caning Demonstration and FREE on site Appraisals by Eagle Estates, bring your family treasure and see what it’s worth, donations go to Windsor Museum. Shop the Antique Show early from 8 am to 2 pm, Zucchini Festival runs 10 am to 1 pm.
  • August 14th
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    Local Favorites, PULSATORS
  • August 21st
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    Bay Area’s Best Blues Band Winners, SOULSHINE BLUES BAND
  • August 24th
    Kidz Dig It Cooking Class – Pack a Snack
  • August 28th
    Farm Nights on the Green – Concert & Market
    Season Finale with BEATLES FLASHBACK
  • Sept 7th
    Tomato & Pepper Fest
    Celebrate everyone’s favorite fruit and vegetable at this annual event – Free Tasting of over 50 locally grown varieties of Tomatoes, Local restaurants bring out their best at the Salsa Tasting with fresh Chips from Casa Sanchez, Hot Sauce Tasting, Chef Demonstration with The Green Grocer who shows us, “4 ways to preserve Tomatoes” and The all new Tomato Toss & Smash – finally something we can do with all those soft tomatoes! Try your luck at soaking a local caged celebrity with tomatoes – proceeds benefit the WHS Culinary Program.
  • Sept 28th
    Kidz Dig It Cooking Class
    Pizza on the Grill, sponsored by Costeaux’s Bakery
  • Oct 26th
    Fall Harvest Festival
    The fall brings to the Market all the brightly colored fall apples, pears, pumpkins, gourds and winter squash. These gorgeous fall fruits and veggies come together at the all new Harvest Festival at the Windsor Farmers Market. You will find a Giant Pumpkin Show, Pumpkin Car Races (see rules and car specs on our website.), Build a Scarecrow to take home, Kidz Dig It – Pumpkin Carving & Painting, Chef Demonstration with Mama Tina’s famous Thanksgiving Ravioli, Apple Pressing Demonstration, Apple Hard Cider Tasting with the Windsor Lions Club and more to be announced.
  • Oct 26th – Dec 14th
    Craft Show at the Market
    Buy your Holiday gifts from local artists every week.
  • November 23rd
    Thanksgiving Tasting Feast at the Market
    This annual event is when the Windsor Market vendors and staff come together and prepare an assortment of Thanksgiving menu ideas for you to sample. With only 4 days til Thanksgiving recipes are availabe for you to shop the Market and take home the ingredients for your own Thanksgiving family feast. Turkey Boning & Carving Demonstration and a Kidz Dig it Cooking class – Persimmon Salad.
  • December 14th
    Market Closing Day
    Every year on the closing day of the Windsor Market everyone gets together and throws something into the Community Stone Soup Pot. There is plenty of soup and stories of a prosperous year to share with all. The Kidz Dig it Club decorates Holiday Cookies for dessert with Tracy from Cookie . . . take a bite! And Christmas Caroling from local childrens choirs.