2018 Market Applications are HERE!

January 5th, 2018

Be a part of the Market! 38,000 visitors last year!

2018 Handbook.doc

2018 Application_Artisan-Mix

Application for Artisan Tent Space

2018 Application_Grower-VA

BOH permit guidelines

2018 NON-PROFIT Handbook

2018 NonProfit Application

Questions? Call us at 508-228-3399. We’re happy to chat!

If you’ve never been a vendor at the Farmers & Artisans Market and want to learn what is involved, come to this FREE How to be a Vendor at the Nantucket Community School on Centre Street: Monday March 19 at 6pm. The Market Manager and a panel of vendors will be on hand to go over how it works and to answer questions. Free, but pre-registration is required: call the Nantucket Community School at 508-228-7285 x 1571.

 

Summer Farmers Market Intern Job Opening

January 4th, 2018

Farmers Market Food Justice Intern

This part time, paid position entails helping at the Farmers & Artisans Market on Saturdays and once a week on a weekday at the Sustainable Nantucket office. June 9 through October 13 @ $13.00/hour for 10 hours per week.

Duties: Assists the Market Manager in running the Farmers & Artisans Market downtown, 19 Saturdays, 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., plus one Saturday on July 7 only 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., and up to 3 hours of office work per week tallying food stamp sales, conducting outreach to low income communities, and posting on social media. Responsibilities include Market set-up and breakdown, staffing Sustainable Nantucket information table, running food stamp program, greeting visitors, answering questions, counting visitors, & selling non-profit merchandise.

Requirements

  • Must be available June 8th – October 14th
  • Must be an early-riser on Saturdays.
  • Interest in learning about agriculture and about the local food system.
  • Desire to learn or improve food justice and outreach skills.
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather performing repetitive, physical tasks, such as carrying heavy items, counting visitors.
  • Driver’s License.
  • Housing already secured on Nantucket Island preferred.


To apply please send resume and cover letter to: market@sustainablenantucket.org

Thanks for a Great Market Season!

October 26th, 2017

Thank you to everyone for another GREAT season at the Sustainable Nantucket Farmers & Artisans Market!

It was our Tenth Year Anniversary!

Despite the unusually rainy season, we had enjoyed over 38,000 visitors in just 19 Saturdays.

Thank you to all the farmers, value-added food producers, artisans, volunteers, staff, guest non profit organizations, and business sponsors who staged a great event, and to all the visitors who came to see us!

See you next year June 9, 2018!

Vendors: watch this page in January for 2018 applications and Vendor Handbook.

Market CANCELLED

October 14th, 2017

Due to impending rain, the final Sustainable Nantucket Farmers & Artisans Market of the 2017 season is cancelled. See you again next year!

Also cancelled today are Honey Tasting and Beekeepers at the Market and the 11:00 Scallop Opening Demonstration and Storytelling, part of the Nantucket Grown Food Festival.

 

Meet Our October 14 Vendors & Special Food Festival Events!

October 11th, 2017

Downtown at Cambridge & North Union Streets
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (weather permitting)

Special Event at the Market!
Nantucket Grown Food Festival!

9:00 – 1:00 Honey Tasting, Exhibits, & Sales with 5 Island Beekeepers

11:00 Scallop Opening Demostration

 

This is our last Market of the 2017 season!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Growers

Fields of Ambrosia
Boatyard Farm

Value-Added Food Producers

Small Town Girl (candies, sauces, jams)
Ambrosia (teas, baked goods, spices, fleeces)

Artisans ~ Handmade on Nantucket

Megan Anderson Art (jewelry, belt buckles)
Two for Joy Jewelry (jewelry)
Seaweaver (handwoven textiles)
Live Off The Sand (jewelry, prints)
Artist Marcus Foley (woodworking)
Pure Body Nantucket (body products)
Nantucket Coasters (wood coasters)
David Lazarus Studio (etchings, watercolors)
Bill Hoenk Photography (photographs on metal)
Designs by Priscilla (jewelry)
ACK Print (re-purposed clothing)
Monto Art Designs (prints)
smac designs (fine leatherwork purses)
Wink (ceramics, textiles)
Drift Away Soap (handmade bar soap)
Crafterinka (cards, handknits)
Valeri Arnold-Osley Artwork (paintings, portraits)
Island Weaves (handloomed textiles)
Jeanne van Etten (whimsical art)
Van der Wolk Studio (paintings, jewelry, ceramics)
Nell Vanvorst Tile & Porcelain (ceramics)
Nantucket Whales (woodworking)
Simulacra (handmade athleisure clothing)
Small Town Girl (handmade baskets, textiles)
Nantucket Needlework Designs (handknits, kits)

Guest Non Profit Organizations
Nantucket Safe Harbor for Animals
Smart Power

In the Sustainable Nantucket Information Tent
We accept SNAP/WIC/HIP/EBT/Senior
Get Double Dollars!

 

 

 

Meet Our October 7 Vendors!

October 5th, 2017

 

Downtown at Cambridge & North Union Streets
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (weather permitting)

Special Event!

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Walk the Market with Chef Greg, followed by cooking class & sit-down lunch. $75.00.
CLICK HERE to pre-register.

 

 

 

Growers

Lazy Man Gardens
ACK Sweetwater Farm
Washashore Farm
Fields of Ambrosia
Boatyard Farm
Nantucket Organics

Value-Added Food Producers

Small Town Girl (candies, sauces, jams)
Ambrosia (teas, baked goods, spices, fleeces)

Artisans ~ Handmade on Nantucket

Megan Anderson Art (jewelry, belt buckles)
Two for Joy Jewelry (jewelry)
Nantiquet (original frames & flat art)
Seaweaver (handwoven textiles)
Katydid (ceramics)
Live Off The Sand (jewelry, prints)
Artist Marcus Foley (woodworking)
Pure Body Nantucket (body products)
Bill Hoenk Photography (photography)
Wonderful Things (jewelry, leatherwork, quilts, metalwork)
David Lazarus Studio (etchings, watercolors)
Dan LeMaitre Photography (photographs)
Designs by Priscilla (jewelry)
ACK Print (re-purposed clothing)
Monto Art Designs (prints)
Drift Away Soap (handmade bar soap)
Crafterinka (cards, handknits)
Valeri Arnold-Osley Artwork (paintings, portraits)
Island Weaves (handloomed textiles)
Ocean Treasure (sea glass jewelry)
Daniel Sutherland Photography (photographs)
Jeanne van Etten (whimsical art)
Van der Wolk Studio (paintings, jewelry, ceramics)
Nell Vanvorst Tile & Porcelain (ceramics)
Nantucket Whales (woodworking)
Simulacra (handmade athleisure clothing)
Small Town Girl (handmade baskets, textiles)
Nantucket Needlework Designs (handknits, kits)

In the Sustainable Nantucket Information Tent
We accept SNAP/WIC/HIP/EBT/Senior
Get Double Dollars!

 

 

 

Walk the Market with Chef Greg Saturday October 7, plus cooking class & gourmet lunch! 10:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m.

October 5th, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLICK HERE to pre-register for this event.

Meet Our September 30 Vendors!

September 28th, 2017

Artisan and designer Christine Yao of Simulacra with her handmade athleisure clothing.

Downtown at Cambridge & North Union Streets
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (weather permitting)

Growers

Lazy Man Gardens (organically-grown seasonal produce)
ACK Sweetwater Farm (organically-grown seasonal produce)

Value-Added Food Producers

Small Town Girl (candies, sauces, jams)

 

Artisans ~ Handmade on Nantucket

Megan Anderson Art (jewelry, belt buckles)
Seaweaver (handwoven textiles)
Katydid (ceramics)
Live Off The Sand (jewelry, prints)
Artist Marcus Foley (woodworking)
Pure Body Nantucket (body products)
Bill Hoenk Photography (photography)
Ireland Galleries (mosaic sculptures, glasswork, jewelry, paintings)
Wonderful Things (jewelry, leatherwork, quilts, metalwork)
Weathered Wood of Nantucket (assemblage art)
Tuck Life (T-shirts)
Dan LeMaitre Photography (photographs)
Designs by Priscilla (jewelry)
ACK Print (re-purposed clothing)
Monto Art Designs (prints)
Wink (ceramics, textiles)
Drift Away Soap (handmade bar soap)
Crafterinka (cards, handknits)
Valeri Arnold-Osley Artwork (paintings, portraits)
Island Weaves (handloomed textiles)
Ocean Treasure (sea glass jewelry)
Daniel Sutherland Photography (photographs)
Jeanne van Etten (whimsical art)
Van der Wolk Studio (paintings, jewelry, ceramics)
Nell Vanvorst Tile & Porcelain (ceramics)
Nantucket Whales (woodworking)
Simulacra (handmade athleisure clothing)
Small Town Girl (handmade baskets, textiles)

Guest Non Profit Organizations
Nantucket Historical Association

In the Sustainable Nantucket Information Tent
We accept SNAP/WIC/HIP/EBT/Senior
Get Double Dollars!

 

 

 

Today’s Market CANCELLED

September 21st, 2017

Today’s September 23 Sustainable Nantucket Farmers & Artisans Market has been CANCELLED due to the weather.

Please visit us next week Saturday September 30
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Downtown at Cambridge & North Union Streets

Meet Our September 23 Vendors!

September 21st, 2017

Downtown at Cambridge & North Union Streets
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (weather permitting)

Growers
Washashore Farm (organically-grown seasonal produce)

Value-Added Food Producers

Small Town Girl (candies, sauces, jams)
Ambrosia (baked goods, spices, teas)

Artisans ~ Handmade on Nantucket

Megan Anderson Art (jewelry, belt buckles)
Two for Joy Jewelry (jewelry)
Seaweaver (handwoven textiles)
Live Off The Sand (jewelry, prints)
Artist Marcus Foley (woodworking)
Pure Body Nantucket (body products)
Bill Hoenk Photography (photography)
Ireland Galleries (mosaic sculptures, glasswork, jewelry, paintings)
Weathered Wood of Nantucket (assemblage art)
David Lazarus Studio (etchings, mixed media prints, watercolors)
Monto Art Designs (prints)
Olga Frost (paintings, cards)
Crafterinka (cards, handknits)
Ocean Treasure (sea glass jewelry)
Jeanne van Etten (whimsical art)
Nantucket Whales (woodworking)
Simulacra (handmade athleisure clothing)

Guest Business Sponsors
ACK Smart (solar power)

In the Sustainable Nantucket Information Tent
We accept SNAP/WIC/HIP/EBT/Senior
Get Double Dollars!