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The Matthews Community Farmers' Market is the largest, most diverse producers-only farmers' market in the greater Charlotte area. All food and other market products, except fish, are grown, raised or made within 50 miles of Matthews. More... 
This page was last updated: May 22, 2015
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Community Outreach:
Share The Harvest Challenge is a fresh produce donations effort that challenges market customers and farmers to help feed hungry local resident who turn to the Matthews Help Center pantry for food assistance. Please place donations in  the blue coolers near the Community House.
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For Saturday, May 23: 
All foods are locally grown or produced. Fish is line-caught and landed on the North Carolina coast.
Fruits and Vegetables:
greenhouse tomatoes, strawberries, new potatoes, red thumb fingerling potatoes, cucumbers, summer squash, fennel, spinach, radishes, beets, carrots, turnips, garlic scapes, spring onions, slicing onions,  broccoli, field- grown lettuce, salad mix, endive, greenhouse grown lettuces, kale, collards, Swiss chard, micro greens, pac choi, edible flowers, herbs
Meats and Poultry: 
beef: roasts,brisket, ground beef, short ribs, steaks, stew beef, sliced beef liver, soup bones roasts,brisket, ground beef, short ribs, steaks, stew beef, sliced beef liver, soup bones
​poultry: pastured chicken
pork: assorted cuts and sausages 
rabbit: whole
Fish: mahi, grouper, amberjack 
Dairy: Soft farmstead goat cheese, American neufchatel, European cultured butter, hand-made Italian cheese  (mozzarella,  ricotta, burrata) 
Baked Goods - Assorted breads (including baguettes, brioche, sourdough, focaccia, sprouted grain, rye, brioche, pita) fresh donuts, croissants,  turnovers, Danish pastries, French pastries, English pastries, muffins, tarts, macaroons, scones, granola, gluten-free baked goods
Chef-Prepared Products: quiches, assorted entree items 
Other farm products: eggs from free-range chickens, local honey and honey products 
Hand-made ice pops: Chocolate sea salt and other assorted flavors
Plants: hostas, carnivorous plants,   vegetable and herb transplants
Handmade Farm Crafts:  pottery, baskets, natural soaps and lotions, hand woven items, beeswax lip balm, beeswax candles, chair caning
Special Events This Saturday, May 23
Joe Kindred, chef-owner of Kindred in Davidson will demonstrate some wonderful recipes using seasonal produce from market farmers at a 9am cooking demonstration.  Make sure you get a seat in the chef's tent to watch him work and sample his dishes.
And, what's more fitting for Memorial Day weekend than the lively Americana tunes played by singer-songwriter- musician Brian Howard. Gather around the music platform starting at 9am to hear him play - and sing along if you'd like!