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Volume 23, Number 14                         August 3, 2019      

Maritza Marcantonio, Editor


This Weeks Market!

This Week's Event

Cooking Demo! Visit our Events Tent where there'll be a cooking demo on making gourmet grilled cheese & ketchup with our vendors Heather’s Hearth and The Ketchup Project!

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Have you heard about our Garlic Festival happening next weekend?

You're invited to the Annual Carp Farmers' Market Garlic Festival! Taking place for two days only in August, come take part in a truly unique local event!

Open Saturday, August 10th, from 8am to 3pm and Sunday, August 11th, from 10am to 3pm come shop from your favourite Carp Market vendors as well as a group of hand-picked Garlic Festival vendors! Enjoy the summer weather as you shop local and participate in our special garlic-themed events!

Here's a rundown of what you can expect:
- 110+ LOCAL vendors
- International food court
- Cooking demos
- Info sessions
- Garlic competition
- Garlic taste testing
- Garlic shots - test your bravery at our garlic shots table!
- KIDS' CLUB Tent - flower crown making, face painting, balloon animals
- Live music
- FREE parking
- FREE admission
- Wheelchair accessible
- Pet friendly (all dogs must be kept on a maximum 6-foot leash)

Stay tuned for more details on what special Garlic Festival Events will be taking place.


The Carp Farmers’ Market is the largest producer based Farmers’ Market in Eastern Ontario! The Market is open every Saturday from May until the end of October from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine. Entrance and parking are free and the market is wheelchair-accessible.

If you would like to receive up to the date news on all upcoming market events, please “like” us on Facebook (Carp Farmers’ Market) and follow us on Twitter (@Carp_Market). You can also follow us on Instagram (@carpfarmersmarket) for fun photos featuring everything you love about the Carp Market!


Upcoming Events

August 10 & 11 – Garlic Festival! Join us for 2 days as we celebrate all things garlic with 100+ local vendors, special events and more! Saturday 8am to 3pm, and Sunday 10am to 3pm. 

August 17 – Dog Agility Demo with WAGS the West Carleton Dog Agility Group!

August 24Fundraiser with MADD Ottawa

August 31 – KIDS CLUB: Book Worm Club


This Weeks Recipe

Cherry Tomato Bruschetta

by Blissful Basil


It’s the first weekend of August! August means we’re officially in the heart of summer when all the best produce is available! It’s almost too hard to decide what to choose, there’s so much goodness. This recipe uses cherry tomatoes that are currently in season in a tasty and easy bruschetta recipe perfect for your next summer get-together!