As November approaches in Newport, and the winds, rain, and cold set in, we bid farewell to yet another wonderful outdoor season for the Newport Farmers Market. Since March 25th, when the outdoor market started, this vibrant hub has been abuzz on Saturday mornings in the heart of the Deco District. From fresh produce to handcrafted treasures, the market has been a place of community and connection.
Throughout the months, the Newport Farmers Market has been a testament to the enduring spirit of local vendors and the community's unwavering support. Every Saturday has seen a bustling gathering of farmers, artisans, and friends at the corner of Highway 101 and Angle Street, just across from city hall.
For those who have visited, you've likely enjoyed the diverse offerings that this market has consistently provided. Local farmers have graced us with an array of high-quality produce, from crisp, colorful vegetables to succulent meats, eggs, and jars of golden honey. These farmers have not just been vendors but storytellers, eager to share the stories of their experiences and the products they've lovingly brought to the market.
Beyond the bounty of the land, the market has been a treasure trove of handcrafted items, art, flowers, photography, and plants. It's been a place to find that perfect addition to your home or discover a unique gift for a loved one. Whether you've come for a wide variety of goods or simply to enjoy the ambiance, the market has been a welcoming space to stroll, explore, and connect.
Throughout the season, local musicians have filled the air with melodies, creating a harmonious backdrop to your shopping adventures. And when it was time to recharge, you could savor deliciously prepared food for breakfast, lunch, or a quick snack. With friends or family, the market has provided a space to relax, enjoy, and celebrate the vibrant Newport community.
While we say goodbye to this year’s outdoor market season, we look forward to next year and once again enjoying the vibrant spirit of the Newport Farmers Market. Unfortunately, there is no indoor market planned as of yet. But as we close this chapter for now, we look forward to welcoming you back when spring returns and the market reawakens to bring us another wonderful season of locally made products, intriguing stories, and community connections that make the Newport Farmers Market what it is.
If you are interested in supporting and being a part of the Newport Farmers Market, please connect with organizers on the Newport Farmers Market Facebook page for the latest news and updates or visit them online at www.newportfarmersmarket.org.
No matter the season, the Newport Chamber of Commerce is always ready to welcome you to the beach! Visitnewportchamber.org for a detailed calendar of events and a list of local businesses that will take care of every aspect of your stay in Newport Oregon, the Dungeness Crab Capital of the World.™