The Farmers’ Market Festival


Thanks to Valley Malt, every registrant (runner or walker) age 21+ can sample a FREE locally brewed beer!

Apex Orchards: Delicious apples (the Honey Crisps are huge this year!)

Aunt Elsie’s Cookies: Elsie’s delicate, melt-in-your mouth oatmeal crisps will make you smile.

Bobbie’s Bee BalmsBees are essential at Mt. Warner Vineyards, and Bobbie’s bees help her make luxurious skin creams and luscious lip balms.

Carr’s Ciderhouse: Apples grown on Mt. Warner in Hadley become superb artisanal hard cidecolorful applesr, vinegars, and syrups  at Carr’s.

Flayvors of Cook Farm: Our friends at Flayvors will offer savory chili to warm you and rich ice cream to cool you back down.

Grass Hill Alpacas: Their beautiful animals provide wool for cozy socks, hats, and more.

Golden Goddess Honey: Unique artisanal honey varieties with herbs and spices.

J Morin Design t-shirts: Handmade woodcut prints with a wildlife theme that you can wear.

North Hadley Sugar Shack: It wouldn’t feel like fall without their cider donuts, sweet kettle corn, and pumpkins.

Taproot Threads: Beautiful natural designs on organic clothing for everyone in the family.

Wheelhouse Farm Truck: Creative, delicious and seasonally based sandwiches, veggie dishes, and more, sourced with local produce.


Live music by “The Rambling Kind”: Swinging bluegrass and rocking’ fiddle tunes will get you moving.

Special appearance by the furry stars of the Goat Girls company!

“WOW Express” Watershed on Wheels offers a peak at the hidden side of nature along the Connecticut River, from the US Fish & Wildlife Service.