SEARSPORT, Maine — The new Searsport Farmers Market will open for the year on Tuesday, May 13. The market is hosted by Penobscot Marine Museum on the Crescent on Route One, and will be open 2:30-5:30 p.m. every Tuesday through mid-October. The market will include locally grown fruit and vegetables, including locally grown ginger root, and crafts.
“Penobscot Marine Museum is very happy to host this market,” says museum director Liz Lodge, “because Maine’s historic food traditions of seafood and agricultural produce are interwoven with its’ maritime history.”
If you would like more information about the Searsport Farmer’s Market, or would like an application to participate in the market, please call Jim Nichols at 567-3967.