Family Fun Festival at Farmers’ Market, 5/30/15

Family Fun Festival at Farmers' Market, 5/30/15
The annual FREE Family Fun Festival is back this year on Saturday, May 30th at the Downtown Berkeley Farmers’ Market from 10am-2pm! The event is co-sponsored by the Ecology Center, YMCA, the City of Berkeley, and BART and will feature games, contests, performances, and hands-on activities for all ages! Highlights include a farm animal petting… Read more »

Farmers’ Market Cooking Demo Collaboration with Bauman College Kicks Off Tomorrow, 4/28/15

Farmers' Market Cooking Demo Collaboration with Bauman College Kicks Off Tomorrow, 4/28/15
The Ecology Center is proud to announce a collaboration between Bauman College and our Farmers’ Markets. Beginning Tuesday, April 28th, Berkeley-based holistic nutrition and culinary arts academy Bauman College will be hosting a series of monthly cooking demonstrations at the Ecology Center’s Tuesday and Saturday Farmers’ Markets. These demos will feature healthy, ethically-sourced, affordable, and… Read more »

Sun Will Shine at our Crafts Markets, Saturdays 12/13/14 & 12/20/14

Sun Will Shine at our Crafts Markets, Saturdays 12/13/14 & 12/20/14
We’re very excited that the big storm coming through is both bringing us a lot of rain, and moving through before Saturday, when our Annual Crafts Market returns! The Crafts Market runs next to our Downtown Berkeley Farmers’ Market for the next two Saturdays. We’ve lined up over 40 Bay Area artists, crafters, and makers… Read more »

Learn to Preserve Your Fruits and Veggies Year Round 8/7/14

Learn to Preserve Your Fruits and Veggies Year Round 8/7/14
Our last farmers’ market preservation demo of the summer will cover some classic methods. Join us Thursday, August 7th, at our North Berkeley Farmers’ Market for an incredible line-up of pickling at 3 pm, fermenting at 4 pm, and tomato preservation at 5 pm. This Discover You Can demo will feature expert Todd Champagne from… Read more »

North Berkeley Farmers’ Market Celebrates 10th Anniversary, 8/14/14

North Berkeley Farmers' Market Celebrates 10th Anniversary, 8/14/14
Everyone is invited to a party for the North Berkeley Farmers’ Market 10th anniversary on August 14th! The celebration will take place at the Farmers’ Market on Shattuck and Rose, from 3-6pm. The festive event will include cake cutting at 4pm, and live music by duo Dewayne Oakley & Christopher Lowell Clarke. Dressing up for… Read more »