Washington County’s farmers markets are offering more than kale and squash this fall; they’re offering unique events and entertainment!
Saturday, Sept. 29: Author Diane Morgan will be at the market to sign copies of her recipe book, Roots. Her book offers simple yet creative ways to prepare dozens of different root vegetables, many of which are sold at the market, such as beets, potatoes and parsnips.
Saturday, Oct. 13: Fresh from their UK tour, The Water Tower Bucket Boys perform their foot-stompin’ eclectic mix of folk, bluegrass and rock music.
February 2 & 16, March 2 & 16, and April 6 & 20, 2013: Announcing the first-ever Beaverton Winter Farmers Market! Watch for details regarding vendors and entertainment.
Saturday, Oct. 6: Enjoy the acoustic folk rock sounds performed by Dan Abrahamson.
Oct. 13: A Time Traveler’s Exposition, benefitting the Hillsboro Historical Society, will feature sword fighting, blacksmithing, pirates and related vendors in space adjacent to the regular farmers market. The Exposition lasts from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The fun continues at 7 p.m. with a Time Traveler’s Ball.
Saturday, Oct. 27: Enjoy the guitar sounds of Jon Koonce, whose genre is described as “rock and roots.”
Experience a taste of what visiting farmers’ markets is like here: