Bigfoot, Small Footprint

Bigfoot, Small Footprint

The inspiration and methods behind Williamstown’s newest farm. This is the first in a series of articles designed to introduce our vendors to the community. 

         Bigfoot Farm is cut out of land that slopes down a shallow hill in Williamstown, MA. It’s surrounded by two fences, one a single wire strung up along wooden posts, and the next a net hung three feet inside the first. The two combine to stymy the local deer, more

AT THE MARKET – SATURDAY, MAY 26 9AM-1PM (in the newly paved Spring St. parking lot!)

We’re off to a fabulous start, just in time to stock up for Memorial Day weekend!  Find all the fixings for a delicious farm-to-market cookout, from pasture-raised meats, to yummy sides and delectable desserts! Who knew how flavorful tiny microgreens could be? And Cindy’s spanakopita  triangles make a perfect lunch-to-go. Look for rhubarb smash, spiked with Kentucky bourbon at Mountain Girl Farm. more



Find all the freshest offerings of the season at the farmers market this Saturday! We’ll have juicy tomatoes, flavorful blueberries (still in season!), crispy greens, early apples, and so much more. Looking for a recipe? Try this delicious late summer salad with our fresh kale, apples, and R&G cheddar.  We’re also ecstatic to welcome back two talented musical duos this weekend: Louisa Nyhus with Abigail Soloway and Daniel Yu with Kevin Zhoumore



Our farmers are still at peak production, so now’s a great time to enjoy summer veggies at their finest! The weather’s perfect for relaxing at our picnic tables and enjoying a grilled-to-order burger, chicken teriyaki, or portabella mushroom sandwich from Hobson’s Choice. Chris’s Kitchen brings an array of preserves, plus tasty jalapeno pepper jelly and Cowboy Candy – pickled jalapenos! Looking forward to a festive market! more



Welcome to Williams alumni/ae and families who are here for Reunion weekend! Be sure to stop by the market on Saturday from 9-1 for a delicious meal, fresh produce, and beautiful hand-crafted items. We’re excited to have Dancing Bare Soap at the market for the first time this season! Dancing Bare offers organic/vegan/fair trade soaps infused with local botanicals.
Heritage Artisans is bringing back free knitting clinics this weekend!  more

At the Market, Saturday Sept. 26th

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What a spectacular September! This Saturday will be perfect for strolling by the abundance of fresh-picked local veggies and fruits, meats, cheese, baked goods, and fine artisan crafts. New this week are Tom’s white grapes, just picked at nearby Shaker Hill Orchard, in addition to amazing apples and pears. Live music all morning, with popular Duo Eamon playing Celtic, Quebecois and New England fiddle/guitar tunes, and Williams Student Michael Ding on the flute. more

At the Market, Saturday August 29th

IMG_4403 copyEver wondered how maple syrup varieties compare in a side-by-side taste test? or how 21st century technology can be combined with age-old traditions to produce outstanding maple syrup? Sweet Brook Farm brings a wealth of knowledge plus free samples! Also, we warmly welcome CIAO! – Community Intergenerational Action Orchestra – making its market debut. See you at Saturday’s market, where summer is still going strong. Here’s what you’ll find:

Local Farmers
•Windswept Farm – corn, orange cherry tomatoes and larger big boys, more

WFM Logo


We are pleased to present the brand new WFM logo!


The logo was submitted by Julia Morgan-Leamon.
Julia is an Artist and Media producer based in Williamstown working in painting, video and installation. Also, Julia is a part-time events coordinator at Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation
and Williams College, and a community arts educator.

“I am committed to cross-cultural understanding through the lens of art, and
lead yearly art and culture trips to Egypt. As a mother of triplets and a long-time
vegetarian, more