Virtual Farmers Market May 2 2020

The Braintree Farmers Market is pleased to announce that we are partnering with Market2Day to create a ‘virtual farmers market’ for our May 2nd, 2020 date for our upcoming Spring Farmers Market. We are currently organizing this service in an effort to bring local foods to our Braintree Community during this time of social distancing. You can download the Market2Day app on your phone for ordering and have your farmers market foods delivered to your home. Dates for ordering for the May 2nd market will be open from Sunday-Thurs. (4/26–4/30/2020). https://www.market2dayapp.com/ Support your local farms and small artisan food businesses!💚

Braintree Virtual Farmers Market

The Braintree Farmers Market is pleased to announce that we are partnering with Market2Day to create a ‘virtual farmers market’ for our April 4th, 2020 date for our upcoming Spring Farmers Market. We are currently organizing this service in an effort to bring local foods to our Braintree Community during this time of social distancing. You can download the Market2Day app on your phone for ordering and have your farmers market foods delivered to your home. Dates for ordering for the April 4th market will be open from Sunday-Thurs. (3/29-4/2/2020). https://www.market2dayapp.com/ Support your local farms and small artisan food businesses!💚🥕

Winter/Spring Farmers’ Markets


When: Saturday Feb 1, Mar 7, Apr 4, May 2, 2020, 9 AM – 1 PM Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree Description:  The Braintree Farmers Market will be held inside the Braintree Town Hall Cahill Auditorium on four Saturdays from 9 to 1.  Support your favorite vendors and enjoy your favorite local foods throughout the year.

Clam and Lobster Feast

When: Saturday Aug 31, 2019 9 AM – 1 PM Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree Description:  Join us on the Braintree Town Hall Green as Fresh Catch Seafood sets up and serves and array of seafood made to order.  Steamers, lobsters, stuffed quahogs, clam chowder, lobster bisque, lobster rolls and all the fixings.  Stop by for one of the most popular events of the season.  This event is sponsored by Fresh Catch Seafood.

Annual Strawberry Festival

This Saturday’s weather is expected to be perfecto for our Annual Strawberry Festival. Wards Berry Farm will be serving up fresh strawberry shortcakes under the events tent donated by Braintree Electric Dept. (BELD). Our growers will be bringing in a harvest of their locally grown strawberries for you to purchase and bring home. Our artisan food vendors will have strawberry-themed goodies so come out and celebrate the local strawberry season with us Saturday June 22, 2019 from 9 to 1. 💕🍓🍓🍓🍓

BFM Postponed Until March 9

Due to severe weather conditions predicted for tomorrow March 2, 2019 we have decided to postpone the Braintree Winter Farmers’ Market until next Saturday March 9, 2019 from 9 to 1. Rather than jeopardize your safety we feel that this will be the best solution going forward. The Braintree Town Hall auditorium has been booked for next Saturday so we are good to go. Sorry about the inconvenience but we hope you ALL can make it next Saturday.

Winter/Spring Farmers’ Markets

When: Saturday Feb 2, Mar 2, Apr 6, May 4, 2019, 9 AM – 1 PM Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree Description:  Due to popular demand we are now hosting four farmers markets during the winter and spring months.  The Braintree Farmers Market will be held inside the Braintree Town Hall Cahill Auditorium.  Support your favorite vendors, meet new vendors and enjoy your favorite local foods throughout the year.


Thanksgiving Holiday Market Nov 17

Horse-drawn Hayride during the Thanksgiving Market sponsored by Liberty Bay Credit Union.

Braintree Thanksgiving Holiday Farmers Market

When: Saturday November 17, 2018 9 AM – 1 PM
Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree, MA  02184
Description:  Celebrate the end of the Farmer’s Market season with a full harvest for your holiday table.  All of our farmers and vendors and a few more will be on hand to provide you with the freshest local foods around. Gift baskets & local crafts will also be available. The market will be located inside and in front of the Braintree Town Hall.  A complimentary horse-drawn hayride will be located in front of the town hall where you can board the wagon for a nostalgic trip into yesteryear sponsored by Liberty Bay Credit Union.  Music throughout the season has been sponsored by BELD.  Please join us for some holiday cheer as we send off the Braintree Farmers Market for another year.

Braintree Farmers Market Events 2018-19

The Braintree Farmers Market operates on Saturdays from 9 to 1 starting June 16-Oct 27 with a Thanksgiving Market on Nov 17, 2018 including four Winter/Spring dates in 2019.  Special Events:

Opening Day-Herb Plant Give Away

When: Saturday June 16, 2018 9 AM – 1 PM
Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree
Description:  Celebrate the Opening Day for the Farmer’s Market season with all your favorite farmers and artisan food vendors.  South Shore Bank will be joining us and handing out FREE herb plants for your kitchen garden.  Start of the season right by picking up locally grown produce and a FREE herb plant that will spice up your meals throughout the season.

Strawberry Festival

When: Saturday June 23, 2018 9 AM – 1 PM
Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree
Description:  It’s Strawberry Season in Massachusetts and what better way to commemorate this precious berry than to serve up Strawberry Shortcakes made by the LollyCake Ladies and served up with the help of Liberty Bay Credit Union with strawberries locally grown by C.N. Smith Farm.   This event is sponsored in part by by Liberty Bay Credit Union.

Clam & Lobster Feast

When: Saturday Sept 1, 2018 9 AM – 1 PM
Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree
Description:  Join us on the Braintree Town Hall Green as Fresh Catch Seafood sets up and serves and array of seafood made to order.  Steamers, lobsters, stuffed quahogs, clam chowder, lobster bisque, lobster rolls and all the fixings.  Stop by for one of the most popular events of the season.  This event is sponsored by Fresh Catch Seafood.

Historical Braintree Market

When: Saturday Oct 27, 2018 9 AM – 1 PM
Where:  Braintree Historical Society,  Washington Street, Braintree
Description:  For the final outdoor market of the season we are celebrating Braintree’s history by relocating across the street on the grounds of the Braintree Historical Society.  Stop by to vote at the Braintree Town Hall and walk across the street to pick up your local foods while exploring the particulars of Braintree’s past.

Indoor Braintree Thanksgiving Farmers Market

When: Saturday November 17, 2018 9 AM – 1 PM
Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree
Description:  Celebrate the end of the Farmer’s Market season with a full harvest for your holiday table. Gift baskets & local crafts will also be available. The market will be located inside the Braintree Town Hall.  Live music and a horse-drawn hayride.  This event is sponsored by Liberty Bay Credit Union. Music sponsored by Braintree Electric Dept.  This is a hoe-down not to be missed!

Winter/Spring Farmers’ Markets

When: Saturday Feb 2, Mar 2, Apr 6, May 4, 2019 9 AM – 1 PM
Where:  Braintree Town Hall,  1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree
Description:  Due to popular demand we are now working on having four farmers markets during the winter and spring months.  The Braintree Farmers Market will be held inside the Braintree Town Hall Cahill Auditorium on four Saturdays from 9 to 1.  Support your favorite vendors and enjoy your favorite local foods throughout the year.

Make a Difference Day

Make a Difference Day-Last Outdoor Market
When:  Saturday, Oct 28, 2017  9 AM – 1 PM
Where: Braintree Farmers Market/Town Hall 1 JFK Memorial Drive, Braintree
Description: Make A Difference Day is a national day of helping other people, held each year on the fourth Saturday in October. In Braintree, we participate by holding a collection at Town Hall for new and gently used goods for a variety of local nonprofit organizations.  Make a donation and receive a free pumpkin grown by C.N. Smith Farm sponsored by Rockland Trust and hosted by Sustainable Braintree. (while supplies last)

Donations Needed:

NEW OR QUALITY USED ITEMS: Bikes not Bombs: Bicycles, bike parts and bike accessories (broken items OK but no rust; no scooters or motorized bikes) Please make a tax-deductible donation of $10.00 per bike to fund the shipping of the bike overseas

Kids’ Clothes Closet: Fall and winter clothing (infant to high school)

Cradles to Crayons: Children’s clothing (new/like new), books, toys & games, crib & twin size bedding, pack-n-plays, stroller & car seats less than 5 yrs old. New feeding & safety equipment, packaged diapers & hygiene items

Quincy Animal Shelter: Old sheets and blankets

Marge Crispin Center: Toiletries (toilet paper, toothbrushes, shampoo, soap), non-perishable food, paper goods (including napkins and paper towels), laundry detergent, cleaning supplies, diapers, sanitary items, baby wipes

Cell Phones for Cell Phones for Soldiers

Eyeglasses for Lions Recycle for Sight

MISCELLANEOUS: Soda can tabs for Shriners hospitals, Box Tops for Education, wine corks, old keys for keyforhope.org, Campbell’s labels

See baystatetextiles.com for a full list of items:
Stuffed animals, worn clothing, old linens, towels, blankets, curtains; Old shoes, sneakers and boots; Old accessories, belts, ties, backpacks and purses.