1) Tell us about your organization in a nutshell?
Queen Anne Farmers Market (QAFM) is Seattle’s only independent farmers market which run by the community from June through October, and in addition to over 50 booths of farmers and local food vendors. QAFM is open every Thursday from June 3 cot October 14, 2021 at West Crockett Street and Queen Anne Avenue North. From 3PM to 7:30PM.
2) How long has your organization been a member of Queen Anne Chamber of Commerce?
QAFM has been working with QA Chamber of Commerce almost since 2007. Also, Matt Kelly, an Executive Director of QAFM joined as a QA Chamber board this year and he has been a great liaison for the organizations.
3) How long is your organization in QA community and how does your organization get involved in the community?
QAFM was founded by a group of volunteers, who after organizing and fundraising for a year, raised the necessary funds and put all the components in place to get a market up and running in 2007. In 2015, the market had grown to require a full-time executive director and seasonal staff.
4) Any information that you would like to share via Queen Anne Chamber’s community (ex. upcoming events, announcements).
QAFM is open every Thursday from June 3 to October 14, 2021, located at West Crockett Street and Queen Anne Avenue North, from 3pm-7:30pm. We encourages people to come out to the Thursday market. Now more than ever, it’s important that you’re intentional in your shopping habits. Buy small busi- ness and local whenever you can and as you’re able. Looking forward to seeing you at the market this summer!
Mark your calendars for Harvest Market Days which are new fall market days run by QAFM. Saturday, October 30, November 20, and December 18th, 2021 from 10AM to 3PM.