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Directions

  #11, #13, #16  

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Double your EBT Benefits with

- Fresh Bucks -

A dollar-for-dollar match is provided up to $10 per EBT card per market day.

Available in the

Market Info Booth

throughout 2018!

 

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*WIC & *Senior FMNP

gladly accepted.

June 1st-Oct 31st

*(Women, Infanct, & Children)

*(Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Plan)


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For more information and a video on

the City of Tacoma's BYOB ordinance,

click here.  


The best kind of bag is your own, reusable shopping bag. 

Be sure and bring them with you to the Market!

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The Proctor Farmers' Market is proud to have a Green Excellence designation from the City of Tacoma. 

This award is the highest level available for events that decrease their their impact on the environment.

As part of this ongoing program, we take extra care to ensure that our Market is made more sustainable by incorporating green initiatives like providing bike racks, recycling, reducing waste, donating excess food, and much more.

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Framable Art Prints available at the Market Info Booth:    "Asparagus," "Tulip," "Corn," and "Fish"

Only $10 each; 2 for $18

3 for $25; 4 for $30

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Voted Tacoma's Super-Best Farmers' Market by readers of the Weekly Volcano



Read more here: http://www.thenewstribune.com/living/home-garden/article99832747.html#storylink=cpy

2018 Proctor Farmers' Market Application Now Available!

 

Applications are now available for:

Current, renewing Proctor Farmers' Market Vendors; New Vendors (applying for the first time);

Musicians/Entertainers (for Music @ The Market); Tasting Booths (Wine, Cider, Beer, Spirits);

Non-Profit Community and Kids Booths.

 

Click on the "Vendors" link (upper left on this page), and then on "Become a Vendor"

and follow the instructions!

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

 

Memorial Day

Thank you to all that serve, past, present, & future. 

 

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The Proctor Farmers' Market is open this Saturday from 9am-2pm
for all your weekend fresh and local food needs,
and we wish you a safe and happy holiday! 

 

Here's what you can expect to find at the Saturday, May 26 Market:   

local produce | tree & stone* fruits   
foraged & cultivated mushrooms | cheeses  
pasture raised meats | wild caught fish* | clams & oysters    
berries (frozen) | artisan foods | jams, jellies,syrups | baked goods   
honey | hazelnuts* | peanuts* | eggs 
veggie starts | herbs | landscape plants | cut flowers 
fresh baked breads (including dairy, soy, vegan, gluten & nut free) 
hot & packaged teas | hot coffee | wine, cider, beer, craft distilleries 
ready-to-eat & enjoy foods | and so much more!
*seasonal      

 

 

Double your EBT Benefits with Fresh Bucks every Saturday in the Market Info Booth.

 

Subscribe to the Market's Mobile Responsive Weekly Newsletter

(emailed every Thursday)

 

Click on the Blue Box above and get:

 

-A Week-to-Week List of Vendors Attending the Market

-The Latest Information and Updates on Market Happenings and Events

-Delicious Seasonal Recipes

-Cooking Demo Schedules

-A list of Wine, Cider, & Craft Distillery Tasting Booth Guests

-Info on Live Music Entertainment

-Special Kids Booth Activities

-Community and Sponsor Booth Guests

 

Saturday, May 19, 2018

 

Thank you to the local practitioners and professionals who made last Saturday's
2018 Health & Wellness Day a success!

 

Top photos row (left to right): 

*Family, Career and Community Leaders of America
for their fantastic Cooking Demo, featuring free tasting samples of
'Asparagus & Mushroom Salad'

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What's Fresh (in May) 
 

May is an exciting month to shop the Market. 

As the weather warms, more produce arrives every week,

and locally grown veggie starts and plants fill vendor stalls. 

What better way to spend time on a Saturday than getting outside,
enjoy some local music, shop for healthy foods,
and get a delicious breakfast, lunch, or snack while you stroll the Market! 

top, left to right: Jan Parker Cookery | Peto Gardens | L'Arche Farm & Gardens 
bottom, left to right: Seattle Pops | Cottage Gardens | Green Heart Smoothie 

 

 

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Saturday, May 12, 2018

9AM-2PM

 

Special Mother's Day Event!

'Health & Wellness Day'

 

Mother's Day is Sunday May 13th, so come on out to the Proctor Farmers’ Market this Saturday, May 12th

and enjoy our special ‘Health & Wellness Day’ Event,

while you shop for flowers, food, and gifts, or just enjoy a family or friends outing.

 

Local practitioners and professionals will be on-site all day to share their knowledge.

Healthy Cooking Demos with Free Tasting Samples! 

 

Free Information and Demonstrations from:

 

*Family, Career and Community Leaders of America

 

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Saturday, May 5, 2018

9AM-2PM

  
WHAT'S FRESH!

-Another sign of Spring-


Seattle Pops Arrive at the Market this Saturday!

     

Handmade Seattle Pops are inspired by the traditional Mexican Paleta, which come in two varieties:

Fruit Based & Milk Based. Using seasonal, fresh, and local ingredients, no artificial flavors or coloring, real organic-cane sugar ( never any high fructose corn syrup), Seattle Pops are all-natural, and as fresh as you can get them:
-Fruity Pops are 100% Vegan.
-Creamy pops are Milk Based.
-All of Seattle Pops are Gluten Free. 

 
Seattle Pops come in Fruity and Creamy Flavors. 
 

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Save The Date!

Annual Health & Wellness Day 
Saturday, May 12, 2018 
9AM-2PM
(Mother's Day Weekend)  

-Local practitioners and professionals on-site all day
to share their knowledge.   
-Healthy Cooking Demos, with Free Tasting Samples!   
 

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Saturday, April 28, 2018

9AM-2PM

 

Swing into Spring this Saturday at the Proctor Farmers' Market.

 

We will have just-picked Produce, Artisan Foods, Veggie Starts,

Plants, Flowers, Produce, Meats, Fish, New Vendors,

Local Music, a Kids Booth, & More!

 

 

 

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Saturday, April 21, 2018

9AM-2PM

 

Spring Produce & Earth Day at the Market!

 


What's Fresh

 

Signs of Spring:

 

It's 'Tomato Time!' 

Grown locally, and ready for your garden:


        Tomato Starts: 4" and 1 Gallon sizes                                            Cherry Tomato Baskets

 

        

First of the season - just harvested Organic Asparagus!
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EARTH DAY AT THE MARKET
April 21, 2018
| 9AM-2PM 

 
Help Sustain the Earth all year-round by:

 

-supporting sustainable farming, and eating more locally grown and produced foods from

  farmers markets to help reduce global green house gas emissions.

 

-Committing to some service to make an immediate difference, such as:

-planting a tree (available from Calendula Farm)
-or installing a rain barrel (available at Rain Barrels by Dan Borba).

 

-Visiting the City of Tacoma's Community Booth this Saturday at the Market, and learn about the Tacoma-Pierce County Bike Month,the 10th Annual Tacoma Bike Swap

& The Bike Everywhere Challenge.

 

  -Visiting the Earth Day Network, for more ways to sustain our planet.

 

  -Visiting the Kids Booth this Sat, where host The North Orchard-Delong Cooperative Preschool

-Recycled Paper Bookmarks

-Bumble Bands

 

Proctor Farmers' Market Green Initiatives:

The PFM continues to enjoy a City of Tacoma 'Green Excellence Certification' which helps events have a more sustainable impact on the environment. We provide bike racks, and work at reducing impact on landfills by recycling, and by donating 4,500 pounds of  excess produce in 2017 to our neighbor,

the Nourish Pierce County Food Bank.     

 

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Saturday, April 14, 2018

 

9AM-2PM - Rain or Shine

 

Two Events - One Great Day at the Market!

 
57th Annual 
Tacoma's North End Proctor District 

10am-12:00 noon

 

 

The "Young At Heart" Special Event


Bring your ID and customers that are 55+ get:
 

-Fantastic discounts posted at participating Vendor Booths  

-First 50 guests that are 55+ get a FREE tote at the
Market Info Booth (a $4.00 value)

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Saturday, April 7, 2018

 

- What's Fresh - 
FIVE New Vendors Join the 2018 Proctor Farmers' Market!
Be sure and stop by, say hello, and welcome them our Market community.  
 
Brown Paper Baking Co. | Artisan Sourdough Breads | Start Date: Mar 31 

 Jan Parker Cookery | Filipino Cuisine | Start Date: Mar 24

   

 


Kauffman Growers
| Micro Greens | Start Date: Apr 7



 

 

Loki Fish Co. | Frozen & Smoked Wild Salmon | Start Date: Apr 14

 

 

  

Seattle Pops | All Natural, Locally Sourced Popsicles | Start Date: May 5  
 

 

 

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Opening Day! Saturday, March 24th! 9 am–2 pm

 

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Super Sponsors
City of Tacoma
Click!

Better Properties - North Proctor

Bruce Larson | John Frazier

Booth Sponsors

Zestful Gardens

 

University Puget Sound

Pierce County
Marlene's
Teaching Toys
Blue Mouse Theatre
Super Supporters
Pacific NW Shop
Compass Rose
State Farm Insurance
Garden Sphere
Megs & Mo
 
 
Friends of the Market
Advanced StreamNorth End Neighborhood Counsil
Amore Artsian Boutique
Blooming Kids
Chirp & Company
Culpepper Books
FoxFire Salon and Spa - Aveda
Walrath, formerly knows as H&B Top Soil
Julie's Hair Care for men and women
Tacoma Waldorf School

Umpqua Bank

Sara Sledge Graphic Design