2018 IFM Events

2018  IFM Events

May 5-Ag innovations expo and Land Stewardship Contest, Grayson High school

May  11- Grand Opening

Sunday May 27- Farm Day Sunday 2-5 pm at Wagon Wheel Farm-FREE

June 1-Cooking with Chef Jen 1st Fridays

June 8-KidsKorner with Abby opens for the season from 10-11 am

Saturday June 9-Empty Bowls 4-6:30 Indy VFW hall, delicious soup for a great cause

June 15-1st of ONLY 2 Fiber Days. Don’t miss it! AND  Get ready for canning season with Sandy Stoneman

Sunday June 24- Celebrate Dairy Month with our 2nd Annual Ice cream social fundraiser. Ice Cream with delicious homemade toppings and desserts. $10, kids under 10, $5

June 29-Kids Day.  Join Cowboy Don, 4H, Miss Ellie, hoops with Laura, BRDC and more! FREE fun for the whole family

Wednesday July 4- Town of Independence Parade

July 6 Herb Day with Hollis Wild and Chef Jen.

July 13-Wellness Day Join VDH and area health professionals for free check-ups

July 20-Berry Festival.  Enter the Berry pie contest and enjoy delicious sorbet to benefit the Market and everything Berry.  Co-sponsored by River Ridge Organics.

July 28-30 Take a Break from the Interstate HWY 21 yard sale-taco fundraiser

August 3-Tomato Festival AND Fiber Day.  Free tomato tasting, enter the salsa contest sponsored United Country Collins and Associates and win $100! It’s also the 2nd  and last Fiber Day AND meet the Film maker of “Grow Food”

August 5-11- Farmers Market Week

Sunday August 19 – Ice Cream Social 2-5 pm, Court house Street

September 14-Pepper Day. Enjoy a free pepper tasting

October 5-Squashtober. Taste the vast array of winter and summer squash, last cooking day

October 12-Apple Festival and end of the Market season.  Enter the Apple Dessert Contest, win $100! and join in the Community Cider Pressing.

November 23-1st Winter Market and Christmas Tree Fund raiser

Saturday December 1-2nd Winter Market and Chili Cook-off.  Enter the Chili contest sponsored by Chestnut Creek Counseling and win $100! and stay for the Christmas Parade.