Stonegate Farmers’ Market
The Stonegate Farmers' Market runs every Tuesday, June - October, from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at 194 Park Lawn Road, in the parking lot of Christ Church St. James Anglican Church. The Market features: local conventional and organic produce, honey, bread, cheese, meats and more! The Market not only showcases fresh produce but hosts local entertainers, special events throughout the season as well.
Shoppers can also enjoy a meal at the market, as local community groups alternate turns hosting a weekly BBQ at the Farmers' Market. For a closer look at the Market, check out this short video clip. To keep posted of Market events, vendor information and recipes, please "Like" us on Facebook.
2018 Market Postcard & Events
For a listing of events throughout the season at the Stonegate Farmers' Market, please see our postcard in full.
Vendors for our 2018 Market season include:
Casalba Gourmet Pasta Sauce: For over five years, Lucy Czerwinski has been sharing her Mom’s traditional pasta sauce. This Italian family recipe includes ingredients of olive oil, plum tomatoes, fresh basil, fresh beef stock with no preservatives (made with fresh meat), giving it a delicious special flavour not to be missed. Lucy and her products are at the Stonegate Farmers’ Market every Tuesday.
Doug’s Honey: “Distinct & Different” is how Doug describes his honey. He carefully locates his hives so that his bees are working among wildflowers & specially planted trees that are appealing, diverse & as free of chemical pollutants as possible. A beekeeper since 1981, Doug is passionate about the health-giving properties of honey & the array of products that honeybees provide. Doug will be bringing products such as honey, honeycomb, propolis, pollen, candles, creams, and lip balm to the Stonegate Farmers’ Market.
Demkomart: Named after the Demkowicz family who owns the business, this family run farm, in Holland Marsh, has all members participating in cultivating their produce to bring to the Stonegate Farmers’ Market. At the Market since it began, Demkomart brings fresh vegetables and herbs each week.
Granola Girls with Treats: Franka makes her own line of granola products, bars, cookies, granola as healthy alternatives. They will be onsite at Market every other week.
Connnie, from Mississippi Queen Foods, makes Southern, Creole, and Cajun food, such as Blackened Chicken, Fried Catfish, Gumbo, and Jambalaya, made ‘fresh upon order’, for pick up, delivery, or catered events. Mississippi Queen Foods is especially known for Southern Pecan Pie, which you can purchase at the Market, as well as other goodies, such as: Red Velvet Cupcakes, Peach Cobbler, Blueberry Cobbler, and Pecan Pralines.
Natures Way Organics: Ed Dirse and his family have been working on his own farm in Long Point , Ontario , very close to Lake Erie , over the last 10 years. He has been an active vendor at the Stonegate Farmer’s Market since its second year. Every week at Ed’s booth, you can find an extensive variety of 100% organic produce including different kinds of lettuce, beets, tomatoes (you must try the heirloom tomatoes once in season), potatoes, red and green onions, cucumbers, zucchini and of course the ever popular organic “Passion Popcorn.”
St. John’s Bakery: is a social enterprise business owned and operated by St. John's The Compassionate Mission. They specialize in handmade organic sourdough breads made in the traditional French method, and sweets handmade from scratch. They use certified organic flours and all-natural ingredients and strive to ensure that most of ingredients come from local suppliers. Their breads are mostly sourdoughs, but they do make several non-sourdoughs like their Integral (100% whole wheat) and Spelt. And while their sweets are primarily French-inspired they do have several exceptions, like delicious Banana Bread and their buttery Multigrain Raisin cookie.
Warner’s Farm: has been attending the Stonegate Farmers’ Market since its second season. Stan and Kennedy bring a variety of fruit grown at the farm in Beamsville, close to Niagara Falls , to the market each week. Employee Kennedy has close ties to the fruit he brings to the market as he helps to plant, care for and harvest them when they are ready to come to our neighbourhood.
Stonegate Market Money is funded through donations. Market Money coupons are given to community members who have difficulty affording the fresh fruits and vegetables they need. They can spend the Market Money at the Stonegate Farmer’s Market. To make a donation to the Stonegate Market Money program, please Donate Now.