Market Opens

First Winter Market & High School Craft Fair

November 3, 2011

This Saturday, November 5, Haymaker’s first annual Winter Farmers Market joins forces with Theodore Roosevelt High School’s 11th annual Craft Show at the high school located at 1400 N. Mantua St. (Rt. 43) in Kent. The market runs from 9am – noon in the auditorium atrium on the Rt. 43 side of the building, with […]

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Our 19th Season Begins!

May 25, 2011

In case you haven’t already heard, the market opens this coming Saturday, May 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. We’ll kick off the season with live music by Galgozy/Zeleny Duo who are making the local circuit for their final year together performing folk guitar, banjo, and vocals. Music is free every week from 10 […]

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3rd Annual Holiday Markets 11 and 18 December!

December 4, 2010


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Market Opens 2010 Season

May 18, 2010

The Kent Haymaker Farmers’ Market will begin its 2010 season Saturday May 29th with hours 9:00 am until 1:00 pm. This year marks the 18th year for the downtown market and promises to be even larger than last year’s record-breaking season.  Over 40 vendors will be on hand providing a diverse offering of locally grown […]

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2010 Music @ the Market Schedule

April 12, 2010

Music @ the Market will reprise with a full lineup of homegrown music performances. Sponsored in part through a Celebrate Kent! grant, the market will be hosting 23 performances during the 2010 music series. Local musicians perform each and every Saturday, 10 am until 12 noon,free of charge to the public. May 29 May Andrews- […]

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Opening Day- Saturday May 29th >>>Memorial Day Weekend!<<<

April 3, 2010

Friends, We hope to see everyone for Haymaker Farmers’ Market opening day. This will be our 18th year and it promises to be better than ever with exciting projects and events planned all season. Stay tuned! Fritz.

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2010 Spring Meeting Minutes-

March 29, 2010

Friends, HFM annual spring meeting took place Saturday March 27th at Kent Free Library. The board of directors passed along decisions which were then formally voted on by the general membership. A new board of directors was elected and opening date and fee structure were approved.  For more information click on the link for a […]

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Another fun week at the market!

June 10, 2009

This past weekend we enjoyed the drumming and unique music of Halim El-Dabh along with several folks who turned out to drum and play along.  Kent is the kind of town where people often spontaneously join in and add to the diversity of sights and sounds.  This character sets us apart from most places where […]

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2009 Opening day!

May 31, 2009

What a great start for what promises to be a spectacular year at Haymaker!  Richard DiRienzo of Bella Terra Farms counted an opening day record of 28 vendors today, and many of our regular produce growers are still busy coaxing their vegetable goodies up from the warm spring soils of north east Ohio.  The street […]

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Who gave out the key?

May 30, 2009

It’s a new year at Haymaker and things are looking up. We now have a place right in our back yard to take care of important business.  We all voted in favor of adding a new amenity for our 2009 market and it arrived this morning bright and early while some of you were still […]

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