August 2, 2019 | Volume 15, Issue 23
Market Updates
Its going to be a warm Saturday this weekend and a great time to visit the Hollywood Farmers Market to enjoy the fruits of the local harvest. The market is in full swing and as we roll into August, the summer sun is sweetening up fruit on the vines. At the market you can fill your baskets with everything you need for a delicious week!

Fresh up is sweet corn. Pop it on the grill, or in a pot of boiling water and slather with your favorite toppings. Heck, some corn varieties are so tender and sweet people just eat them raw. No matter how you like to prepare it, corn is a delicious treat and a favorite of many.
And my, oh, my, look at these beautiful red slicing tomatoes. They carry a punch of sweetness and acidity that truly mark the flavor of summertime. Fortunately they can go with just about any meal so its time to load up! And it is certainly salsa season folks. Weather your special recipe is with roasted corn, tomatoes or peaches, the ingredients will be waiting for you with fresh cilantro.
We have NOBULL Specialty Foods, 503 Distilling, and Westward Whiskey joining us this week. And after a week away Buns on the Run returns.

There is so much to see and celebrate. Come on down to the market this Saturday and enjoy a delicious bite to eat, live music, and fill your baskets. We look forward to seeing you at there!
Photo contest kicks off on Instagram!
This Saturday kicks off the month of August at the farmers market, and with it our month-long photo contest! We are running the contest on Instagram; just post your photo with the hashtag #hfmphotocontest to enter the contest. The winning photographer will receive $20 in market tokens; the runner-up will receive $10 in tokens. If you'd like to follow us on Instagram, our account is @hollywoodfarmersmarketpdx.

See the full contest rules below. Happy snapping!

Contest rules:
- Photo entries should be posted to Instagram with the hashtag #hfmphotocontest
- Photos must be taken at the Hollywood Farmers Market (between NE 44th and 45th Avenues on Hancock Street, Saturdays from 8am to 1pm) during the 2019 season before August 31st.
- By submitting a photo to this contest you agree to grant to Hollywood Farmers Market the right to use your photo freely, in whole or in part, in any manner or medium.
- Staff and board members of the Hollywood Farmers Market are not eligible to enter.
- Winner will receive $20 in Hollywood Farmers Market tokens, runner-up will receive $10 in tokens.
POP Club continues!
Our POP (Power of Produce) Club continues this Saturday - all summer long (through August 31st) we'll be offering free activities for kids aged 5 to 12! This week's activity is Herb Tasting.
Entertainment and Events

Community Booths

Special Events

August (all month):
Hollywood Farmers Market 2019 Photo Contest
Watch our Instagram for details!

Saturday, August 3rd: POP Club for Kids!
Activity: Quick Pickling
(POP Club will run every Saturday until August 31st)

Saturday, August 10th: Cooking Demo with Sara Calderon (see details below)
9am to 12pm
Featured Products
August 3, 2019
Wild Huckleberries
Nature's Wild Harvest
It's time to walk on the "wild side" of the vaccinium genus (the same as blueberries) and toss some huckleberries into your pancakes or muffins! Their tart-but-sweet flavor is concentrated in their skins, and they're bursting with antioxidants. 

Jewel Pluots
Maryhill Orchards
Pluots are hybrid stone fruits created by naturally crossing a plum with an apricot. For many of us, they bring the best of both worlds, combining the firm skin and juiciness of a plum with the floral complex flavor of an apricot. Jewels are an attractive and delicious variety, with bright red skin covering sweet yellow flesh.

Fig Walnut Bread
Tabor Bread
This delicious sweetbread is made with 100% whole-grain freshly-milled durum wheat flour, naturally fermented, stuffed with figs and walnuts, and swirled with cinnamon, sugar and butter. Yum!
Looking for a farmers market to pick up some midweek groceries?
Tuesdays 10am-2pm
Year Round!  for more information or to sign up for weekly updates
APR - SEP:  Every Saturday, 8AM - 1PM
OCT - NOV:  Every Saturday, 9AM - 1PM
DEC - MAR:  1st & 3rd Saturdays, 9AM - 1PM
NE Hancock Street between 44th and 45th Avenues (one block south of Sandy Blvd). In the Grocery Outlet parking lot.

For more information call (503) 709-7403, or check us out online at .

See you Saturday at the market!