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Eat Local for Thanksgiving!
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Eat Local for Thanksgiving!
Eat Local for Thanksgiving!

Where to Buy Local for the holidays


Farmers Markets

These Puget Sound markets are open for holiday shopping.

Anacortes Farmers Market Holiday Market
Saturday, 10 AM — 3 PM
November 19
611 R Avenue
www.anacortesfarmersmarket.org

Bainbridge Island Winter Market Saturday, 10 AM — 3 PM
November 19 —December 17
105 Winslow Way West
www.bainbridgefarmersmarket.com

Ballard Farmers Market, Seattle
Sunday, 10 AM — 3 PM
Open year-round
Ballard Avenue NW
ballardfarmersmarket.wordpress.com

Bellevue Farmers Market
Saturday, 10 AM — 3 PM
Through November 19
10610 NE 8th Street
www.bellevuefarmersmarket.org

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Bellingham Farmers Market
Saturday, 10 AM — 3 PM
Through December 17
Railroad and Chestnut Streets
www.bellinghamfarmers.org

Broadway Sunday Farmers Market, Seattle
Sunday, 11 AM — 3 PM
Through December 17
Broadway and Pine
www.seattlefarmersmarkets.org

Des Moines Farmers Market Holiday Market
Saturday, 10 AM — 2 PM
November 19
227th & Dock Street
www.dmfm.org

FarmBoat
Thursday, 11 AM — 3 PM
Through December 29
860 Terry Avenue North
www.farmboat.org

Farmers Market of Olympia
Saturday & Sunday, 10 AM — 3 PM
Through December 24
700 Capitol Way North
www.olympiafarmersmarket.com

Mercer Island Harvest Market
Sunday, 10 AM — 3 PM
November 20
7700 SE 32nd Street
www.mifarmersmarket.org

Pike Place Market, Seattle
Daily, 9 AM — 6 PM
Open year round
Between Pine & Virginia Street
www.pikeplacemarket.org

Poulsbo Farmers Market
Saturday, 9 AM — 1 PM
Through December 17
Poulsbo Village Medical/Dental Center
http://www.poulsbofarmersmarket.org

Port Angeles Farmers Market
Saturday, 10 AM — 2 PM
Through December 31
4th and Peabody
www.portangelesfarmersmarket.com

Port Townsend Farmers Market
Saturday, 9 AM — 2 PM
Through December 31
620 Tyler Street
www.ptfarmersmarket.org

Proctor Farmers Market
Saturday, 9 AM — 2 PM
Through November 19
North 27th Street & Proctor Street
www.proctorfarmersmarket.com

Sequim Open Aire Market
Wednesday, Noon — 6 PM
Through December 21
152 West Cedar
www.sequimmarket.com

University District Farmers Market, Seattle
Saturday, 9 AM — 2 PM
Open year round
50th and University Way NE
www.seattlefarmersmarkets.org

Vashon Farmers Market
Saturday, 10 AM — 2 PM
Through December 10
Vashon Highway & Bark Road
www.vigavashon.org

West Seattle Farmers Market
Sunday, 10 AM — 2 PM
Open year round
California Ave SW and SW Alaska
www.seattlefarmersmarkets.org

Vashon Farmers Market
Saturday, 10 AM — 2 PM
Through December 12
Corner of Bank Road and Vashon Highway SW
www.vigavashon.org


Farms

Many local farms offer a cornucopia of delicious food and special items for holiday meals. You can either shop in person or order online. Yet there's something special about spending time with our farming community. Think of it as the "up close and personal" tradition of your Eat Local for Thanksgiving celebration. You can't get much closer to a farmer than this!

Below is a partial list of what these selected farms offer — we suggest visiting their website or calling ahead for more information or look on www.pugetsoundfresh.org if you're seeing a particular item.

BelleWood Acres, Lynden
Apple cider, sparkling cider, artisan cheeses, honey, jams. Open daily, 10 AM — 6 PM through December 31.Online ordering available.
www.bellewoodapples.com

Canter-Berry Farms, Auburn
Farm store open year round for organic blueberry products and wine. Online ordering available.
www.canterberryfarms.com

Collinwood Farm, Port Townsend
Organic produce from our family farm available year round, 24-hours a day via an honor system payment box in farm stand at 1210 F Street in Port Townsend.

Country Garden Bouquets
Seasonal floral arrangements fresh from our 3.5 acre garden, visit the shop for a variety of seasonal wreaths or make your own autumn, holiday, twig or lavender wreath. Open daily, please call ahead. 253-332-9466.

Eaglemount Wine & Cider, Port Townsend
Hard cider from crafted with heirloom apples from our homestead orchard.
www.eaglemountwinery.com

Finnriver Farm & Cidery, Chimacum
Artisan handcrafted champagne-style hard cider and spirited fruit wines. Tasting room hours Friday-Sunday, Noon — 5 PM. Online ordering available.
www.finnriverfarm.com

From the Farm Treats, Burlington
Our bake shop is open for homemade, freshly baked holiday pies for Thanksgiving. Order by phone or email by November 20.
www.fromthefarmtreats.com

Garden Treasures Farm, Arlington
Pre-picked organic produce, bulk organic grains and beans, pasture raised eggs, local milk and other specialty food products. We also do floral arrangements using our farm grown greenery and flowers whenever possible. Online ordering available.
www.arlingtongardentreasures.com

Hogsback Farm, Vashon Island
Farmstand open through Thanksgiving offering seasonal produce like squash, potatoes, greens, leeks, cabbage, garlic and more. Farm stand is self-serve, honor system payment. Contact hogsbackfarm@gmail.com

Island Meadow Farm, Vashon Island
Farmstand open for seasonal produce; bulk discount on winter crops available.
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Lattin's Country Cider Mill & Farm, Olympia
Award-winning apple cider, jams, jellies, fruit syrups, eggs, fresh seasonal fruit and produce, crisp apples, delicious pies and more at our year round farm store.
www.lattinscider.com

Lavender Wind Farm, Coupeville
Year round on farm nursery and gift shop offers all things lavender — honey, jams, essential oils, teas and more. Online ordering available.
www.lavenderwind.com

Lopez Island Farm, Lopez Island
Farm store offers pasture raised pork and grass fed lamb and unique family of Lopez Island Farm apple creations — apple chutney, apple cider syrup as well as other fruit specialty products. Online ordering available.
www.lopezislandfarm.com

Maltby Produce Markets, Snohomish
Farm store open year round offering our own farm grown produce, hand-crafted apple cider and wine.
www.mpmcsa.org

Minea Farm, Redmond
Hand-pressed apple cider, home-made apple butter, apple sauce, farm fresh eggs, local honey. Open year round. For more information call 425-883-1286.

Mountain Spirit Herbal Company, Port Townsend
Sustainable herbal farm sells fresh-made, hand crafted herbal products harvested and foraged from seven acres of cedar forest, wetlands and garden. Online ordering available.
www.mountainspiritherbals.com

Nash's Organic Produce, Sequim
Open year round, our new farm store offers farm fresh local, organic produce, local meats, cheeses, dairy, snacks, grains, bakery goods and more.
www.nashsorganicproduce.com

Paulson Farms, Bainbridge Island
Hand crafted artisan gifts available year round from our grown on farm trees, herbs and flowers include hand-crafted scented soaps, cutting boards, wooden utensils, cedar wreaths and fresh herbs.
www.paulsonfarms.com

Red Dog Farm, Chimacum
Organic produce, flowers, plants, grass-fed beef, local goat cheese and eggs available through self-serve farmstand, open year round.
www.reddogfarm.net

Remlinger Farms, Carnation
Seasonal fruits and vegetables, Washington wines, cheeses, herbs, jams, jellies and our famous pies.
www.remlingerfarms.com

Rockridge Orchards & Cider Country Market
Our Country Market specializes in locally grown fruits and vegetables and our award-winning hard and sweet ciders and berry wines. Open year round. Online ordering available.
www.rockridgeorchards.com

Rosabella's Garden Bakery, Bow
Apple cider, apple cider doughnuts, fresh apples, rum pumpkin pies and our famous five pound apple pies!
www.rosabellasgarden.com

Schuh Farms, Mount Vernon
Farm store is open daily through December, with fresh, grown on farm produce and apple cider. Call 360-629-6455 for more information

Schuh Farms, Stanwood
Farm store is open through the first week of November and week before Thanksgiving with fresh, grown on farm produce and apple cider. Call 360-424-6982 for more information.

Sweetlife Farm
We make everything from scratch using key ingredients from the farm for our preserved fruits and berries, herbal salts and pepper, honey, eggs, granola, honey, sweet treats, and infused wine jellies. Online ordering available.
www.sweetlifefarm.com

Terry's Berries Organic Farm, Tacoma
Seasonal fruits, vegetables and eggs from our free-range hens, plus select local items we are not able to grow ourselves like locally roasted coffee, honey, fresh bread and more.
www.terrysberries.com

Tracy's Roadside Produce, Enumclaw
Farm store open daily offers local produce, syrups, jams, specialty food items.
www.tracysroadsideproduce.com

Vashon Winery and Irvine's Vintage Cider, Vashon
Elegant wines and flavorful ciders — in addition to sourcing grapes from Eastern Washington, we use local grapes grown on Vashon Island. Online ordering available.
www.vashonwinery.com


Home Delivery

Home delivery is an affordable and easy option for accessing local food and supporting farmers. You also get to shop without making a trip to the market. Many offer additional locally produced grocery items, such as artisan cheese, dairy, meat and bakery items.

Dandelion Organic Delivery, Bellingham
www.dandelionorganic.com

Eden's Organics, Seattle
www.edensorganicsonline.com

Full Circle Farm, Carnation
www.fullcirclefarm.com

Klesick Family Farm
www.organicproduceshoppe.com

Mother Natures Organics, Seattle
www.mothernaturesorganics.com

New Roots Organics, Seattle
www.newrootsorganics.com

Olympia Local Foods, Olympia
www.olympialocalfoods.com

Smith Brothers Farms, Kent
www.smithbrothersfarms.com

SPUD, Seattle
www.spud.com

Terra Organics, Tacoma
www.terra-organics.com

Wildly Organic
www.wildly-organic.com


Food Co-ops, Independent Markets & Specialty Food Stores

Co-ops and small, independent markets are committed to the best local, sustainable, and natural products available. We encourage you to shop first for food grown, raised, fished and foraged in the Puget Sound region and branch out from there. Think of it as supporting home grown all the way up the food chain including local economies and a healthier local environment.

Bill the Butcher, Multiple locations in King County
www.billthebutcher.com

Blossom Organic Grocery, Lopez Island
www.blossomgrocery.com

Central Co-op/Madison Market, Seattle
www.madisonmarket.com

Chimacum Corner Farmstand, Chimacum
www.chimacumcorner.com

Community Food Co-op, Bellingham
www.communityfood.coop

FreshLocal, Bremerton
www.freshlocal.org

Marlene's Market, Federal Way & Tacoma
www.marlenesmarket-deli.com

Olympia Food Co-op, Olympia
www.olympiafood.coop

PCC Natural Markets, Multiple locations
www.pccnaturalmarkets.com

Rain Shadow Meats, Seattle
www.rainshadowmeats.com

Savour, Seattle
savourspecialtyfoods.com

Smoky Point Bakery Café, Arlington
www.smokeypointbakery.com

Taylor Shellfish Farms at Melrose Market, Seattle
www.taylorshellfishfarms.com

Skagit Valley Food Co-op, Mount Vernon
www.skagitfoodcoop.com

Sno-Isle Natural Food Co-op, Everett
www.snoislefoods.coop

Snohomish Coop, Snohomish
www.snohomishcoop.com

Sunset Hill Green Market, Seattle
www.greenmarketseattle.com

Tacoma Food Co-op, Tacoma
www.tacomafoodcoop.com

The Food Co-op, Port Townsend
www.foodcoop.coop

The Meat Shop of Tacoma, Tacoma
www.meatshopoftacoma.com

Yelm Co-Op, Yelm
www.yelmcoop.com


Caterers & Personal Chefs

Don't feel like cooking? You can order ready-made dishes for Thanksgiving using local ingredients from local farms from these local businesses.


Additional Resources

Cook Local
More than just a recipe site, it's a great learning tool for local, sustainable shopping and cooking year round.
www.cooklocal.com

Eat Local Network Thanksgiving Box, Seattle & Snoqualmie Valley
www.eatlocalnetwork.org

Eat Wild
Shop for local grass fed meat, eggs and dairy.
www.eatwild.com

Kitsap Community Agricultural Alliance
Kitsap County's local food network.
www.buylocalfoodinkitsap.org

Mystery Bay Shipping
Goods and gifts made by organic farmers and other artisans from the Olympic Peninsula.
www.mysterybayshipping.com

Puget Sound Fresh
Comprehensive searchable database of Puget Sound Farms, farms, farmers markets, CSAs and U-Picks as well as events, recipes, resources and more.
www.pugetsoundfresh.org

Seasonal Cornucopia
Use to easily identify when local foods are in season.
www.seasonalcornucopia.com

Sustainable Connections Whatcom Food & Farm Finder provides a list of farms, fishers, eateries, markets, caterers, grocers in Whatcom County.
www.sustainableconnections.org

Eat Local for Thanksgiving!

For questions about Puget Sound Fresh, please contact Sheryl Wiser, Cascade Harvest CoalitionProgram.

Updated: November 10, 2011

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