There are many ways to get to know a town that you are visiting. Of course, exploring the charming city streets and the beautiful areas that surround them are some of the most fundamental in these endeavors. But nothing shows the true spirit of a community quite like a farmers’ market. This is when you get to see the community come together to celebrate things that the people of the town create. Killington, Vermont is home to some amazing Killington farmers markets that you simply need to visit when you are in town.
Vermont Farmers’ Market
This is the only farmers’ market in the state that runs every week of the year. They run multiple markets, but the most popular one is in the downtown area of the nearby town of Rutland. Farm fresh veggies are a staple here, but there are many treats unique to Vermont, like artisan cheeses, made from scratch bread, maple syrup, and much more. There are also many local eateries whipping up amazing foods, like Ana’s Empanadas, who make delicious Argentine cuisine using only locally sourced meats. You can enjoy this and so much more on Saturdays from 9 am to 2 pm and Wednesday’s from 3 pm to 6 pm all at Rutland’s Downtown Depot Park.
Killington Farmer’s Markets: Woodstock Farmers’ Market
The amazing thing about this farmers’ market in the nearby town of Woodstock is it is open Tuesday through Sunday. This leaves visitors with ample opportunity to enjoy local foods from both the kitchen and the market. The most popular way to take advantage is to get one of their “farmers’ boxes.” There are endless varieties of combinations, but you can be sure to find some local cheese, nuts, chocolate, and much more. On top of the market, this place is a restaurant, so you can satisfy the cravings that you will undoubtedly develop while exploring the delicious wares of the market. Find it at 979 Woodstock Road.
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