guides

Local Farmers, Markets, and More

By By Kristian White Southbury Macaroni Kid Publisher/Editor June 20, 2019

Find Your Local Farmers Markets and More


We are on a mission to find you Local Farms, Farmers Markets, and other great places for you and your family's to get your fresh meats and veggies. There is no better way to eat then knowing where it is coming from and how fresh the taste is!! Not only are you helping you family be healthier but you are helping your local farms to keep doing what they do best. If you are interested in joining this guide and are in the areas of Southbury, Woodbury, Middlebury, Roxbury, Bethlehem, Watertown, and Oakville please contact me Kristianw@macaronikid.com


Local Farmers Market

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Southbury Farmers' Market

Every Thursday Rain or Shine  June 20, 2019 - October 10, 2019  4pm - 6pm

Located at the Town Hall Green 501 Main St South Southbury Ct

For details, including the list of vendors and recipes, please visit the website at southburyfarmersmarket.org, or you can follow Southbury Farmers' Market on Facebook

The Southbury Farmers’ Market is producer only; all vendors and farmers are directly involved with growing or producing the items that they are selling.

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Watertown Farmers Market

Every Sunday Rain or Shine  July 7, 2019 - October 20, 2019 9am - 1pm

Located at the Town Garage #2  690 Thomaston Rd Watertown Ct

With theme days, guest artisans, and musical entertainment. Locally grown produce from the awesome farmers in our area along with baked goods, jams and jellies, local honey, oils and vinegars and much more. Come celebrate the people who grow your food.

For more information please go to https://www.watertownctrecreation.com/farmers-market.html


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Mobile Food Pantry


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Southbury Senior Center

3rd Friday of every month from 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Monthly on the third Friday

Southbury Senior Center 561 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488, USA

The Connecticut Food Bank Mobile Pantry will be onsite to provide fresh and healthy food for those in need. Be sure to bring your own grocery bags! For more information contact the Food Bank at 203-469-5000. Our full schedule of Mobile Pantry locations and links to more food resources is at www.ctfoodbank.org/gethelp


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Watertown First Congregational Church

1st Wednesday of every month from 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

First Congregational Church 40 Deforest St, Watertown, CT 06795

The Connecticut Food Bank Mobile Pantry will be onsite to provide fresh and healthy food for those in need. Be sure to bring your own grocery bags! For more information contact the Food Bank at 203-469-5000. Our full schedule of Mobile Pantry locations and links to more food resources is at www.ctfoodbank.org/gethelp

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