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Royer Family Band

MUSIC June 1: The Royer Family Band is Hazel Royer singing and playing bass, and her dad Eric on guitar. Hazel is a Boston native currently attending Boston Latin High School. She’s the bassist for both Boston Latin Big Band and the Boston Latin Gospel Choir. She released her first album of original songs last…

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Real Steel

MUSIC June 8: Charleston Sarjeant Jr. is a steel pannist, keyboardist, percussionist and producer with over 20 years of experience in music. From steel pan competitions to national tours, Charleston, 31, has blazed a trail of music excellence. Charleston also teaches steel pan and percussion for the Boston Public Schools and has done so since…

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T Max

MUSIC June 15: T MAX: a founder, actor, and producer in Boston Rock Opera; the music director of Project Eno; the publisher/editor of New England’s longest running music magazine—the Noise; performer of the one-man folk-rock opera Why Do We Go to War?; Composer and performer of SHAKE, a musical story about man’s disregard for the…

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Outrageous Fortune

MUSIC June 22: Outrageous Fortune is a Boston-based acoustic vintage jazz and blues trio. Their repertoire features innovative arrangements of early jazz (Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong); blues and jug band music (Robert Johnson and the Memphis Jug Band); and traditional folk music. The group features Chris Welles on guitar; Rod Thomas on harmonica; and…

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High Strung Strummers

MUSIC July 6: The High-Strung Strummers is a high energy duo that specializes in the old-time dance music of Appalachia, and the performance of Anglo-American ballads that found their home in that region. Lead vocalist Sarah Jane Nelson is a multi-instrumentalist who has been playing traditional music for folk festivals, New England contra dances, and…

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Solstice Sackbuts

MUSIC July 20: The Solstice Sackbuts is a chamber trio offering many types of programs, including medieval and Renaissance music, as well as Classical programs, pop and jazz. Solstice Sackbuts

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Gerry Beaudoin

MUSIC July 27: Jazz guitarist Gerry Beaudoin has carved out a career as a leader, arranger and guitarist and educator. His first national success was in 1990 with the Boston Jazz Ensemble. Gerry then went on to make three critically acclaimed Gerry Beaudoin Trio recordings with mandolin titan, David Grisman. The Gerry Beaudoin Trio has…

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Afrika Gente

MUSIC August 3: Afrika Gente (pronounced “hen-tay”) evolved from a Latin jazz and folk dance band to a collaborative of excellent, multi-generational players, with Afro-Latin jazz at its core – versatile as well in: samba, jazz, afro-beat, zouk, soca, blues and more. The “folk” repertoire includes drumming, dancing, singing and folkloric instruments. The collaborative crosses…

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Willie T & Doctor X

MUSIC August 10:  Singer/songwriter duo – Willie T & Doctor X are a dynamic, Boston-based singer/songwriter duo, performing an exciting mix of original songs and off the beaten track covers. Their music evokes an overall 1970s roots-rock feel, delivered with an authenticity that comes from growing up with that sound as teenagers and performing it…

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Susanna Fiore / Jay Girill Duo

MUSIC August 31: Upbeat swinging duo performs a wide repertoire of tunes from Ellington to Monk and Coltrane. A beautiful acoustic blend of piano and bass, perfect for any venue. This duo has been performing together for over 20 years and have honed their sound in nightclubs, restaurants, galleries, churches, libraries, concert halls, street fairs,…

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Moody Street String Band

MUSIC September 14: The Moody Street String Band, named for the location where they first rehearsed, were formed in the early 1990s, and have been performing at the market since 1997. The lineup has changed through the years, but today’s band features fiddle, accordion, banjo, mandolin, guitars and bass, playing a wide reportoire of traditional…

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Casey LJ

MUSIC September 28:  Country singer/guitarist – Casey LJ’s repertoire spans Country, Soul, Popular, Jazz Standards and originals with a singular American feel. Spanning a century of the American songbook, these are songs you know and love, whether you know it yet or not. Casey’s guitar and vocal renderings engage your ear with intricacy and nuance.

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1634 Meadery

We make mead (honey-wine) from local honey and local fruits. Yummy and delicious, we make this ancient beverage into modern libation. 1634 Meadery

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Aaronap Cellars

Aaronap Cellars is a microwinery based in Westford, MA that melds tradition, art, & modern scientific knowledge to produce innovative & unique wines. We source from our estate vineyard in Lancaster, as well as from other vineyards in MA and beyond, and work to express our vision of the wine’s highest potential. Aaronap Cellars

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Angry Honey

Angry Honey offers bold twists on a sweet staple of everyday life. We use locally produced wildflower honey from New England Apiaries and infuse/blend with with different ingredients to create the perfect flavor to drizzle on almost anything you could imagine! Angry Honey

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Aunt Stacey’s Soaps

Aunt Stacey’s Soaps specializes in good old fashioned hot process and cold processed soaps using skin loving oils. We use Calendula infused oils in some of our soaps, and we offer herbal salves, lip balm, bath bombs, lotions, crocheted soap savers, lavender eye pillows, and hot/cold packs which are very soothing. We also have other…

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Boston Smoked Fish Co.

The Boston Smoked Fish Company produces the highest quality smoked fish available using sustainably harvested fish, locally sourced ingredients, and all natural preparation. We hand select the freshest fish daily from the docks in Boston, expertly match it with fresh herbs and spices, and gently smoke it in small batches over specific varieties of North…

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Bread Obsession

Bread Obsession is deeply committed to crafting bread that will not only fulfill the need for this daily staple but will also bring pleasure and satisfaction. People have been making bread for thousands of years, but it is only in recent times that the focus on convenience and the onslaught of marketing propaganda has convinced…

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Breezy Hill Farm

Our mission: To provide quality products from hormone-free and humanely treated animals, as well as locally grown natural fruits and vegetables, and to provide the up-most quality of life for all the animals on our farm Breezy Hill Farm

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Built Your Way Customs

We make handcrafted furniture and accessories. Generally, we use reclaimed wood or live edge wood for our one of a kind pieces. Built Your Way

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Buttercup Flowers

Custom floral arrangements and bouquets created with locally grown flowers. Pre-made bouquets or create a bouquet with the floral designer.Buttercup Flowers

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Buzz and Thrive

Retail Garden Center that focuses on growing unique and rare houseplants, succulents, cacti and tropical plants. Customer service and quality is our foundation. Buzz and Thrive

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Chrissy’s Crumble

Chrissy’s Crumble is a residential bakery specializing in Vegan, Paleo, Whole30, KETO and naturally gluten free goodies using nuts and seeds. We are located just west of Boston, MA and you can find our baked goods and “No-Grain-Ola” at farmer’s markets, Johnson Compounding and Wellness and online at www.chrissyscrumble.com. Check out our assortment of delicious…

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Cucina Aurora Kitchen Witchery

Cucina Aurora is a small, woman owned, local business. Every time you purchase Cucina Aurora products on our website or by visiting a retailer in your neighborhood, you can rest assured you are getting the highest quality, handmade, gourmet cooking products for you and your family. We encourage people to cook together, eat together and…

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Deano’s Pasta

We are fourth generation local pasta makers in Somerville, MA and happen to be one of the oldest fresh pasta companies in the country as we have been making artisan noodles, raviolis, and sauces since 1947. Our pastas and sauces are all natural, non-gmo, locally handcrafted and hand packed to assure the highest quality.To this…

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El Camino Foods

Our authentic Puerto Rican recipes have been passed down through generations, which means our food is rich in flavor because we incorporate traditional spices and flavorings that enhance the natural goodness of our high quality ingredients. Our Puerto Rican dishes are NEVER cooked with MSG, lard, or artificial colors or any other artificial ingredients. All…

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Esoterica Jewelry/Smileybaby Hats

Smileybaby Hats is adorable, machine-washable crocheted hats for all ages. Esoterica Jewelry is contemporary jewelry made with repurposed vintage pieces. Esoterica Jewelry/Smileybaby Hats

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Heavens Harvest Farm

25 year anniversary as a USDA certified organic farm. Family run with over 75 acres in picturesque New Braintree near the Quabbin Reservoir We grow 75 varieties of sustainably raised organic vegetables and small fruit. We serve 15 Whole Foods Stores 10 Shaws and 3 Major Farmers Markets..and have a 300 member CSA We love…

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Mindful Eating

We believe in the power of flavorful food to connect people together. Every menu we create is customized to your tastes and your event. We pull ideas right from your imagination to create modern menus based on your tastes and preferences. Our culinary team offers a diverse cultural flare to menus that continually raise the…

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More Than Words

More Than Words is a nonprofit social enterprise book store that empowers system-involved youth to take charge of their lives by taking charge of a business! More Than Words

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Powerhouse Juice

Powerhouse Juice is an all natural food and beverage company.  We provide the freshest and most flavorful juice on the market. Powerhouse Juice

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Red Antler Apothecary

Local Herbal Apothecary, selling handcrafted soaps, balms, oils, and more. All ingredients are homegrown, wild harvested, or procured from ethical, sustainable sources. Red Antler Apothecary

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Sap Hound Maple Company

We make organic maple syrup, maple candy, maple cream and maple sugar. We are a family-run operation on the border of Maine and New Hampshire. We are certified organic and kosher. Sap Hound Maple Company

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Shayna’s handmade handbags

Shayna’s Bags are made by hand, in Massachusetts, from recycled materials such as upholstery remnants, leather and vintage carpets. They are one-of-a-kind, imaginative, attractive and sturdy. Each is lined with many pockets, usually 7, so a place for everything. My background is professional art, advertising, graphics, industrial design. I really enjoy sharing my talent with…

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Smith’s Country Cheese

Smith’s Country Cheese is a family-owned-and-operated dairy farm located in picturesque Winchendon, MA. We proudly make award-winning, raw milk farmstead Gouda, Cheddar, and Havarti cheeses on our farm with milk from our own Holstein herd. Smith’s Country Cheese

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Spring Brook Farm

Eleventh oldest Farm in Massachusetts, established 1713 same Farm same Family in Littleton,Ma. Growing produce, beef, eggs pork, jams and preserves and peaches, asparagus and strawberries! Spring Brook Farm

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swissbakers

No additives or artificial ingredients. All hand made. And we can tell you that each product you buy was baked that morning. Authentic swissness. Fresh, natural, local , healthy and Swiss quality.  swissbakers

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