Saturday, July 29, 2017

Annual zucchini cooking contest is Aug. 12

Get out your best zucchini recipes for the Seville Farm Market's annual Zucchini Smackdown cooking contest on Aug. 12. A trio of local “celebrity” judges will choose winners in two categories: Best Savory Dish and Best Sweet Dish. There will also be a prize for the largest zucchini. This year's judges are Medina County Common Pleas Court Judge Joyce Kimbler, retired Judge James Kimbler, and Seville Police Officer Nick Banks. Thank you to them for donating their time and taste buds!

Here are the rules:

1. Entries must be in place by 9:45 a.m. Judging begins promptly at 10 a.m.

2. In the spirit of the Seville Farm Market, the zucchini should be grown as locally as possible.

3. There will be two categories for judging the prepared dishes: Sweet or Savory. The largest zucchini will be determined by weight.

4. Please provide a copy of the recipe along with your entry.

5. The decision of the judges will be final.

Entry forms are available at the Seville Farm Market the day of the contest. All dishes will be available for sampling by the public after judging.

Seville Farm Market is open 9 a.m. to noon each Saturday through Sept. 30 at Seville’s Maria Stanhope Park. Convenient adjacent parking is available at Seville United Methodist Church, 74. W. Main St. The market is sponsored by the Seville Lions Club.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Special dates for 2017

February's taste of warm spring weather has us thinking about farm market season! Our produce vendors are busy making plans for the new year. Some already have tomato plants growing in their greenhouses! Here's a look at some important dates for the 2017 season:

Meeting for prospective and returning vendors: April 27
Opening Day: May 27
Seville Yard Sale -- No Market: June 17
Zucchini Smackdown Cooking Contest: Aug. 12
Closing Day: Sept. 30
Holiday Market: Dec. 9

Interested in being a vendor at the Seville Farm Market? Plan to attend the April 27 meeting at 7 p.m. at Seville United Methodist Church, 74 W. Main St., Seville. Come just to get information and ask questions or sign up for the season. The fee to be a seller at the Seville Farm Market remains one of the most affordable around at just $25 for the season.



Sunday, February 12, 2017

Snowstorm (maybe) Brainstorm (for sure) Potluck Dinner is Feb. 23 at Seville UMC

It's time once again for the Seville Farm Market's annual Snowstorm Brainstorm Potluck Dinner. It'll take place 6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 23 at Seville United Methodist Church. Please bring your own table service and a dish to share. Iced tea and coffee will be provided.

It's always a nice evening with delicious food and time to reconnect with market friends. It's also when we begin planning the upcoming season. Please bring your ideas for ways to improve and promote the market. It takes everyone's input and energy to make the Seville Farm Market a success.

Hope to see you then. Please RSVP to sevilllefarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Seville Farm Market

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Holiday Market Dec. 10 at Seville UMC

Make plans to visit your favorite Seville Farm Market vendors at our annual Holiday Market on Saturday, Dec. 10, at Seville United Methodist Church. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

It's a perfect opportunity to pick up some delicious treats and handmade gifts for the holiday season. Seville United Methodist Church is located at 74 West Main Street, Seville, Ohio 44273.

Interested in being a vendor? Contact Carolyn Keiper at clkeiper@gmail.com.

Hope to see you there!

Monday, August 8, 2016

Annual Zucchini Smackdown is Aug. 13

Get out your best zucchini recipes for the Seville Farm Market's annual Zucchini Smackdown cooking contest on Aug. 13. A trio of local “celebrity” judges will choose winners in two categories: Best Savory Dish and Best Sweet Dish. There will also be a prize for the largest zucchini.

Here are the rules:

1. Entries must be in place by 9:45 a.m. Judging begins promptly at 10 a.m.

2. In the spirit of the Seville Farm Market, the zucchini should be grown as locally as possible.

3. There will be two categories for judging the prepared dishes: Sweet or Savory. The largest zucchini will be determined by weight.

4. Please provide a copy of the recipe along with your entry.

5. The decision of the judges will be final.

Entry forms are available at the Seville Farm Market the day of the contest. All dishes will be available for sampling by the public after judging.


Seville Farm Market is open 9 a.m. to noon each Saturday through Sept. 24 at Seville’s Maria Stanhope Park. Convenient adjacent parking is available at Seville United Methodist Church, 74. W. Main St. The market is sponsored by the Seville Lions Club.

Friday, May 27, 2016

Free popcorn and plants for kids on opening day May 28!

Join us for a new season of the Seville Farm Market from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 28, at Maria Stanhope Park. The market will be open every Saturday, rain or shine, through Sept. 24. (Except for the Seville Yard Sale on June 18.)

To celebrate opening day, there will be free popcorn courtesy of Elfin Crafts and free plants for kids, courtesy of Kevin and Carolyn Keiper.

Join us for a friendly, small-town market with handmade crafts, fresh baked goods, and delicious local produce. Parking is available at Stanhope Park and at the adjacent Seville United Methodist Church, 74 W. Main St.

Thank you to our sponsor, the Seville Lions Club.