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Come celebrate and Explore the events that the Santa Fe Farmers’ Market Institute hosts.
First and Third Tuesdays
9am to 10am
Free Market Tours
Free Market tours resume, and will be held the first and third Tuesday of each month from May 2, 2023 through November 21, 2023. Start your day with coffee and breakfast sweets in the Market Pavilion. Then join a Tour Host and Guide on a Tuesday morning stroll through the Santa Fe Farmers’ Market. See the wide variety of what’s growing locally, and talk with farmers’ about their crops and experiences. Register through Eventbrite.
January 28, 2023
February 25, 2023
March 25, 2023
Parent and Toddler Readings
Hold the Dates!
The Santa Fe Farmers Market Institute is holding a series of parent and toddler readings in collaboration with the Santa Fe Public Library. Three FREE sessions will take place at the Southside Library Branch (6599 Jaguar Drive Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507).
On Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 11:30 join former preschool teacher Mary Dixon of Green Tractor Farm as she reads from a selection of farm-related books such as Everyone Eats! (Written and illustrated by Julia Kuo), Farmyard Beat (By Lindsey Craig and Illustrated by Marc Brown), and Apple Farmer Annie (Written and illustrated by Monica Wellington).
The series continues on Saturday, February 25 at 11:30am with Santa Fe Farmers’ Market Institute Operations Director Syri Mongiello reading (in Spanish and English) with her four year old son, Luca. The last session takes place on Saturday, March 25, 2023 at 11:30am with Annie Krahl of Annie’s Herb Farm reading with her young daughter Mabel.
Healthy eating snacks will be served.
Please join us for these FREE to the public parent and toddler board book reading sessions.
May 6, 2023
Santa Fe Farmers’ Market Institute hosts Vitalant Blood Drive. Responding to a critical shortage of available blood supply, the Institute is hosting a blood drive during the Railyard Saturday morning market in cooperation with Vitalant, one of the nation’s network of nonprofit blood banks. To schedule an appointment (registration beginning April 3, 2023) click here, or call Laura at (505)246-1490. Walk-ups at the blood mobile, which will be located in the loading zone on Chili Line Lane, are encouraged and can be accommodated on a space-available basis. Masks required.
June 24, 2023
Hold the Date!
The annual Donor Luncheon will be held in conjunction with the Santa Fe School of Cooking. More information coming soon.
August 12, 2023
2 to 4pm
NATIONAL FARMERS MARKET WEEK
We celebrate National Farmers Market Week (August 6-12, 2023) with a private event for our Farmers and Vendors! “Pecos Picnic” lunch incorporating farm-fresh vegetables and New Mexico beer catered by Cowgirl Santa Fe will be available in the Market Pavilion. Entertainment will be provided by Lone Piñon, the popular New Mexican orquesta típica (string band). Information available on farmer programs such as the Microloan Program, Double Up Food Bucks, and Training and Development. By invitation only.
October 12, 2023
All Star Celebration
Hold the Date!
The Cultivating Community All Star Celebration will be held to celebrate our Community All Stars. More information coming soon.