St. Patrick’s Day 2017

Lots of St. Patrick’s Day Fun in Kennett Square including a Winter Farmers Market from 2-4pm inside Anchor Life+Fitness (112 S. Broad Street), the perfect place to stock up on greens and potatoes Ashley Austin Boutique is have a 20% off sale on any green item. Kennett Inn will be serving corned beef and cabbage will be served up with plenty of Irish music and spirits. Kennett Brewing Company will be celebrating with the music of Joe Hillman and Friends playing their favorite Celtic Read More...

Harvest Fun and Halloween in the Kennett Area

October ushers in all kinds of ways to enjoy the seasonal fun that Fall brings with it.  The pumpkin playground at Longwood, apple picking at Barnard’s Orchards, haunted history tours, carmel lattes in our coffee shops, fall fashions in our boutiques, fest beers in our breweries, delicious fall produce at the Farmers Market and so much more.  From family outings to adult halloween themed dance parties, the Kennett area has it all.  PLEASE NOTE: Trick or Treating in the Borough will Read More...

Passport Parking – Mobile Parking App

Borough of Kennett Square to Debut Parking AppPassport launches to add convenience for those parking in town, see press release below from Passport Parking: Kennett Square, PA – The Borough of Kennett Square will debut a new way to pay for parking. The Borough is partnering with industry leader Passport to add the ability for parkers to pay for metered parking spaces from their phones. Drivers can download the PassportParking app and securely pay for metered parking using a debit/credit Read More...

Farmers Market Profile-Flying Plow Farm

Owen Davis from Flying Plow Farm Each week we’ll be profiling one of the vendors at the Kennett Square Farmers Market. This week we talked to Owen Davis, an apprentice at Flying Plow Farm. Flying Plow Farm is a small-scale farm based out of Cecil County that grows a diverse range of crops with help from their draft horses. Flying Plow’s integration of animals, crops, and people allows for a sustainable farm that nourishes both the local community and the land they grown on. Interview by Read More...

Market Fresh Recipes-National Farmers Market Week

We are celebrating National Farmers Market Week with a special celebration this Friday. Guest vendors, kids activities and live music will help us give thanks to the hard working farmers and artisans who bring their wares to market every week.  Below are a number of recipe rounds ups celebrating the delicious meals one can prepare after a quick trip to the Farmers Market.  Enjoy! Health.com 14 Fast and Fresh Farmers Market Recipes  10 Meals Straight from the Farmers Market  Farmers Read More...

Farmer Profiles-Jack’s Jams and Jellies

Jack’s Jams and Jellies Each week we’ll be profiling one of the vendors at the Kennett Square Farmers Market. This week, we talked with Jack Hill of Jack’s Jams and Jellies and learned about his bestselling products and hidden talents. By Dana Holloway. What does your business do? I make jams, jellies, pickles, and honey. How did you start your business? I learned how to graft the apple, pear, and other fruit trees on my property. I was getting a lot of fruit, and I asked myself Read More...

Market Fresh Recipes-Summer Bounty

The Farmers Market is in its full Summer glory at the moment–plenty of corn, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, berries, peaches and so much more.  We scanned through our favorite recipe blogs and rounded up a batch of recipe links that will help you take full delicious advantage of this bountiful time of year. Food52: Dinner Tonight with Pasta with Tomatoes, Corn and Ricotta 101 Cookbooks Roasted Tomato Salad Recipe And 3 from Smitten Kitchen: Corn and Bacon Pasta Blackberry Cheesecake Read More...

Market Fresh Recipes-Father’s Day Deliciousness

Take advantage of this Friday’s Market and stock up on ingredients for the Father’s Day weekend, including special vendor Whiskey Hollow maple syrup. Maple Syrup and Dijon Vinaigrette Click on links below for more great Father’s Day Recipes Coop Together Father’s Day Recipe Round Up  10 Meals Straight from the Farmers Market from the KITCHN  10 Cooking Projects for Father’s Day from Food52 Horseradish Potato Salad from Smitten Kitchen      Read More...

The Grand Marshals’ Stories – Remembering the Sacrifice

THOSE CHOSEN FOR AS GRAND MARSHALS FOR THE 2016 PARADE Although the parade was cancelled due to the inclement weather forecast, we can still honor their stories, sacrifices and their fellow service men and woman who did not make it home alive from these wars.  Remember the true meaning of Memorial Day. DiFabio served in the Army in the 11th Airborne and the 472nd Field Artillery. He enlisted in 1943 and was discharged in 1946 on the same date – Jan. 6. He and his brothers all fought in Read More...

Market Fresh Recipes-Memorial Day Grilling Inspiration

The warmer weather seems to have finally arrived, perfect timing for the Memorial Day weekend and this Friday’s Farmers Market.  Stock up on all kinds of farm fresh meats and vegetables that can be tossed on the grill for a delicious outdoor culinary treat.  Check out the grilling inspiration in the recipe links below. Grilled Asparagus and Spring Onions with Lemon Dressing Grilled Radishes with Rosemary Brown Butter from Food and Wine Anna Klinger’s Grilled Swiss Chard Stems Read More...