Here are a few vignettes and photos taken at the Welland, Ontario Farmers’ Market . The official location is Welland Market Square, 50 Market Square, Welland, Ontario.
The shoppers are a varied bunch. I heard several languages being spoken: English, French, Polish, Russian, Italian and Portuguese. It was wonderful to hear everyone talk and rejoice at the bounty of the season.
The produce was beautiful and soooo fresh. I was glad to see some heirloom vegetables and free range meat for sale there as well. I wish that there were more vendors of heirloom veggies. The taste is heirloom vegetables is so superior to the modernized hybrids so as to be a different vegetable.
The market reminded me of the justifiably renowned Atwater Market in Montreal and that is a good thing. This is very much a community market – I advise that you be there by noon on Saturdays as the place is usually vacated by 2:00 p.m.
Here is the video of the Welland Farmers’ Market
People waiting in line for baked goods
This is a very popular market – lots of folks purchasing food
Have a fresh apple fritter and a tea in the Tea Room
The Welland Farmers Market is a strong contender for the best Farmers Market in the Niagara Region.
Welland Farmers’ Market
Market Square, Welland, Ontario
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