The City of Norwalk is delighted to announce its upcoming event, the SoNo Farmers Market, where the community can indulge in a vibrant celebration of fresh produce, artisanal goods, and local flavors. The market will take place every other Sunday starting July 30 until November 19, from 10 am to 3 pm, at Ryan Park in South Norwalk.
Join us at the SoNo Farmers Market for a day filled with family-friendly activities, delicious food, and a chance to support local farmers and artisans. We are proud to showcase the bountiful harvest and craftsmanship that Connecticut has to offer, providing a one-of-a-kind experience for all attendees.
Key highlights of the event include:
- Farm-Fresh Produce: Explore a cornucopia of vibrant fruits, vegetables, and herbs, all sourced from local farms. Engage with farmers directly and learn about sustainable farming practices while handpicking the finest ingredients for your home-cooked meals.
- Artisanal Delights: Delight your taste buds with an array of handcrafted products, including artisanal cheeses, freshly baked bread, organic honey, preserves, and much more. Experience the dedication and passion behind these delectable creations while supporting local producers.
- Culinary Delights: Savor a variety of mouthwatering dishes prepared by talented local businesses and restaurants. From gourmet hummus and wraps to sushi bakes and international cuisine, there’s something to satisfy every palate.
- Live Music and Entertainment: Enjoy the lively ambiance with live music performances by local artists, creating a vibrant and engaging atmosphere. Let the melodies serenade you as you stroll through the market, discovering unique treasures at every turn.
- Family-Friendly Activities: SoNo Farmers Market welcomes families with an assortment of activities for children, including face painting, balloon art and lawn games. Bring your loved ones along and create lasting memories in a wholesome and inclusive environment.
- Community Engagement: SoNo Farmers Market aims to foster community connections and create a space where residents and visitors can come together. Discover local nonprofits and community organizations, and learn about their initiatives that positively impact the Norwalk community.
SoNo Farmers Market is committed to supporting local businesses, promoting sustainability, and nourishing the community through access to fresh, wholesome, and locally produced goods. By attending the market, you not only support our dedicated vendors but also contribute to the growth and vitality of the South Norwalk region.
Calling all volunteers! Join us in making a positive impact on our community at our events. The City of Norwalk is passionate about fostering a strong sense of community and supporting local talent. That’s where YOU come in! Whether you’re thrilled to assist at farmers markets, art shows, holiday festivals, or any other exciting event, we want YOU on our team!
As a volunteer, you’ll experience the joy of:
- Connecting with local farmers, artists, and artisans
- Creating warm, welcoming atmospheres for attendees
- Contributing to the success of fantastic community events
Keep reaching out your hand and become a valued volunteer for all our future events!
The SoNo Farmers Market is Norwalk’s very first (and only) city-hosted farmers’ market. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for the community; to present fulfilling activities for families, children and all to partake in, while supporting local agriculture and artisans by providing a venue for locally grown foods, handcrafted items, and farm products. Located at Ryan Park on Day Street, the 2023 market season starts on July 30th and runs every other Sunday until November 19. Vendors can arrive to set up as early as 9 am and must stay until the market closes at 3 pm. There is no vendor fee to participate. Download the forms below, or fill out the vendor interest form online here!