NOTICE - HOLIDAY WEEK HOURS
For the week of Thanksgiving (November 20-25), we will be open TUESDAY, 6 am – 6 pm; WEDNESDAY, 6 am – 4 pm; THURSDAY (Thanksgiving), Closed; FRIDAY, 8 am - 6 pm; and SATURDAY, 8 am – 4 pm.
For the week of Christmas (December 18-23), we will be open WEDNESDAY, 8 am – 6 pm; THURSDAY, 8 am – 4 pm; FRIDAY 6 am - 6 pm; and SATURDAY, 6 am – 4 pm.
For New Years week (Dec. 25 – 30), we will be open regular hours: WEDNESDAY, 8 am – 6 pm; FRIDAY, 8 am – 6 pm; and SATURDAY, 8 am – 4 pm.
We look forward to serving you and your family this holiday season. We wish you peace, happiness, and health.
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Market Directory - Food Stands:
|Country Twist : 610-975-0447. Specializing in hand-rolled soft pretzels in a variety of tasty flavors, rolled and baked while you watch. Party Dogs sold ready to eat and in take-home packs for your freezer. Also your source for Revonah, Martins and Hammonds hand-rolled hard pretzels. Now offering organic and local grass-fed dairy products.|
|Countryview Barbecue : 610-687-2012. Rotisserie Chicken and Turkey; Crispy Fried Chicken; Smoked Baby Back Ribs; Custom Cut Fresh Poultry; Salads, Sides, Soups, Prepared Entrees and Desserts; Lancaster County Fresh Turkeys for the Holidays.|
|Good Harvest Farm : 610-293-1370. Good Harvest Farm is a family owned fruit and vegetable farm, growing our own produce to bring our market friends the freshest and best home-grown produce available to your family. Some of our produce is grown year-round in our hydroponic greenhouse. Being fresh is our business.|
| ||The Head Nut - Mainline Coffee Roasters : 610-964-9830. Herbs, coffee and tea.|
| ||Heebner Meats : 610-687-0307. Fresh beef, lamb and pork.|
|Herrcastle Farms: Herrcastle farm is located in rural Southern Lancaster County-Holtwood PA and is family owned and operated since 1985. We specialize in Heirloom vegetables and fruit and other specialty products. We are a sustainable farming enterprise using a combination of natural, organic, and conventional farming practices. Our main emphasis in production is through the application of integrated pest management (IPM) techniques. Our improved crop production management strategies enhance fruit and vegetable quality. We offer a CSA subscription June through October, as well as accepting PA Farmers Market Nutrition checks (FMNP) for senior citizens, and mothers with young children. firstname.lastname@example.org|
|La Delicatesse : 610-687-2221. Specializing in fine gourmet foods, featuring quiche and tarts. Celebrating over 26 years of service to all of our loyal customers, and making new ones every day. Stop by today and treat yourself to something spectacular!|
| ||Lydia Mae's Bakery : 610-995-0976. Fresh baked goods from Lancaster County. Offering shoofly pie, homemade cakes, delicious pies, cheesecakes, the best donuts anywhere, homemade breads, sticky buns and much more. Stop in for a bit of Pennsylvania Dutch Amish-style flavor!|
| ||Mainline Marketplace : 484-580-6195 Don't miss the delectable prepared foods and fresh seafood located along the back wall of the farmer's market! Full course dinners prepared just for you - and you don't have to lift a finger. Don't see what you need in our fresh seafood department? Owners Pete and Renee have been wholesale seafood providers for over 20 years and our seafood is hand-selected each morning. If we don't already have it, we will do our best to get it for you. From fresh wild caught fish and shellfish to frozen lobster tails and king crab legs - our cocktail shrimp are beyond compare...but don't take our word for it, stop in and see for yourself. Our friendly staff is waiting to help you. Ask about our endless catering possibilities.|
| ||Nancy's Candy Corner : 610-254-0216. Try our specialty Gourmet Chocolate Pretzels - 18 different toppings. We offer a huge variety of fine chocolates, dipped fruits and hand-decorated mints. Lots of holiday specialties! We can ship our products. Corporate orders accepted. email@example.com|
|Nudy's Market Cafe: Homemade comfort food, made fresh.|
| ||Rittenhouse Farms : 610-687-3156. Rittenhouse Farms provides poultry and eggs fresh from Lancaster County. Visit our stand for boneless chicken breasts, eggs, butter, deli items and rotisserie chicken. Holiday Poultry is our specialty. Orders are accepted for fresh turkeys, turkey breast, capons, ducks, and geese. Experience the quality and freshness from Rittenhouse Farms.|
|Sammy's Superior Meats : 484-580-8448 We provide USDA Prime Cuts of beef ... we really are "A Cut Above." You will taste the difference immediately. Serving our Superior Meats is like dining in a fine restaurant. We specialize in fresh USDA Prime Beef, 100% grass-fed beef, pork, veal, lamb, our own sausages, and Heritage Berkshire Pork. All meats can be bought "cut to order", trimmed, and cut the way you like it. All major credit cards accepted.|
|Sassano's Fresh Pasta and More : 610-688-1399 Sassano's offers homemade authentic Italian foods including fresh pasta and ravioli. Sassano's has a fine selection of imported olive oils, balsamic vinegars and imported specialties. Sassano's catering is designed in family tradition using the finest ingredients. We can cater the grandest event to the simplest celebration. Gift baskets and certificates are available.|
| ||Semaan's Homemade Specialties: Middle Eastern & Greek : Proudly serving the Mainline for over 20 years as the area's premier family operated Middle Eastern & Greek specialty shop. Semaan's features homemade delicacies, hand prepared desserts, a wide variety of gourmet olives, a vast selection of international grocery items and a sandwich menu like no other. Advance orders welcome!|
|Sugartown Smoked Specialties : 610-688-6840. Sugartown Smoked Specialties Inc. began providing local restaurants, clubs and specialties stores with exceptional smoked foods in 1992. Our gourmet products are processed under strict quality control guidelines, using recipes developed by our own smokehouse staff. Small production lots and meticulous attention to quality and detail have brought Sugartown Smoked Specialties to the forefront of the smoked foods industry.|
|The Ultimate Bake Shoppe : 610-687-5620. Here is the place to find the most ultimate biscotti & baked goods you have ever tasted! Our products are made from scratch, and baked, using only the finest high quality ingredients available. We have a large array of goodies from scones & muffins to our highly desirable Tuscan Tomato Pie. We are happy to serve you with all the finest products you can enjoy and there are no additives or preservatives whatsoever. Voted Best of Main Line 2010 for Calorie Conscious Bakery, we are the number one place to fulfill healthy & delicious cravings!|
|The Vineyard at Grandview The Vineyard at Grandview is a family-owned vineyard located amid the rolling hills of northwest Lancaster County. The dream of a vineyard started many years ago when Larry Kennel began his wine-making hobby. He spent many hours harvesting roadside wineberries and elderberries to make completely dry fruit wines, which became his specialty. After sharing his wine with friends and family, he quickly received high praise for his fruitful creations. Although an accomplished veterinarian, Larry found himself devoting much of his free time to researching winemaking. Larry's thirst for knowledge had him seeking out wine lovers and winemakers at industry conferences and seminars, asking as many questions of them as he could. Eventually Larry recognized it was time to follow his passion, and asked his family if they would join him in the wine industry. His wife, two daughters, and their husbands believed in his vision and the rest, as they say, is history!|
|S. Clyde Weaver - Smoked Meats & Cheeses : 610-688-9856. Providing a wide variety of smoked meats and cheeses, both domestic and imported. Our natural hardwood-smoked hams are a favorite. Come see our selection of sausages, bacon, bologna, lean deli lunch meats, dried beef, snack sticks, jerky, specialty imported meats and more. Our cheese case is like no other. Offering the finest varieties of cheese from around the world. Our hand-selected, slow-aged Canadian Super Sharp Cheddar cannot be topped on flavor. Stop in for a sample!|
| ||The Blue Rooster : 610-688-2410. Offering country French table linens, decorative pillows, Quimper pottery, cookbooks, and silk flower arrangements.|
|The Cottage at the Market : 610-688-8446. The Cottage at the Market specializes in gifts, crafts and accessories - jewelry, handbags, hostess gifts, wreaths, scarves, candles, neckties, greeting cards, baby presents, and much more! We offer free gift wrapping!|
|Market Fresh Flowers : 610-964-0923. We offer a wonderful selection of fresh flowers from the traditional to the exotic and different; arrangements, cut flowers, dish gardens, seasonal annuals, perennials and holidays. From intimate weddings and parties, to anniversary's and baby showers- what ever the occasion by working closely with our customers we are able to bring your ideas to life to create a one-of-a-kind design. We love working with young people to help them create uniquely special homecoming and prom corsages, hand-held bouquets, and boutonnieres that fit their personality! We make them different, fun, & interesting!
We also carry a small selection of home decor along with the popular Beanpod Candles that are made from real soy! Come visit our gallery of original art featuring local artist in a wide expression of mediums. Ever-changing and eclectic, you will surely find that distinct gift for that special someone! Not able to decide? We offer gift certificates!|
Farmers Market History:
In the early thirties, a group of farmers from the Ephrata, PA area discussed the possibilities of opening a farmers market on the Mainline of Philadelphia. They perceived that this area was willing to pay for the value added in quality Lancaster dressed poultry. These "fully drawn" birds were cleaned much as they are today, but far superior to the standard of that time. In 1933, Norman and Florence Sweigart rented a building in Rosemont and invited a variety of merchants from Lancaster County to join them. The market was simply named the Lancaster County Farmers Market because most of the merchants were from Lancaster.
In 1950 Norman Sweigart was informed that the Rosemont market building was being sold to Acme and that the Lancaster County Farmers Market was going to have to find a new home. Norman was not interested in managing and developing a new location so Hiram Royer and Paul Neff, who were sons-in-law of S. Clyde Weaver and were in the process of buying that business, decided that they would rent a building at 152 East Lancaster Ave., Wayne from Pasquella DePasqua. On April 7, 1951 the Lancaster County Farmers Market opened its doors in downtown Wayne.
When the market moved to Wayne, Pa. in 1951, it added a contingent of Montgomery County standholders as well as some merchants from the area around Wayne. In 1977, when the market moved to its present location, most of the new standholders came from Delaware County, the market's location. At times the market is referred to as the Wayne Market but we have formally kept the original name, Lancaster County Farmers Market.
Map of 389 W Lancaster Ave
Wayne, PA 19087-3926
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