At the market this week:

Asparagus arrives, rhubarb remains, and plants abound! We will have bedding, vegetable and herb plants, hanging baskets. Frozen chicken and pork, cooking lard, eggs, honey, jam, maple syrup, bread, baked goods, pies, and fresh dried herbs. Soap, candles, herbal sprays and lotions, art, baskets and Kettle Corn! Liberty String Band plays Market Music 5:30 to 7 p.m. New photos!!

Photo by Jo Mayer – Paul Crandall (left) Jack Falk (centre) and Michael Fouts singing back up to The Band’s “The Weight.”
Market Music Alex and Tom Radloff played many favorites.
Photo by Jo Mayer – Mama Mary’s Herbs
Photo by Jo Mayer – Kermit’s Pad. Kevin Heim’s beautiful hanging baskets.


The following vendors will be there Opening Day:

Heim Gardens, Shafer Family Farm frozen meats, Travka Herbals, Beemer
honey, eggs and jam, Mama Mary fresh dried herbs and oils, Suzi’s bread,
pies and more, Samuel’s soaps and candles, ParaPara Creamery cheeses,
Genei maple syrup, Basket’s by Kathleen, Great Lakes Bakery, Whimsical
Art by Carolyn, and Pregitzer Farms. Kettle

Corn will back the next week, and Betty will be returning soon too.

Is Going Indoors for the Winter 2018!

We will be in the First Presbyterian Church CE Building, 101 S. Center in Stockbridge

11 am to 3 pm on Saturdays

 January 13, February 10, March 10 and April 7.

Vendors will include Honey, Baskets, Bread and Baked Goods, Chocolates, Homemade Soaps and Candles, Art and Woodworking, Hot Sauces and Relishes, Lake Divide Farm and more.

Presbyterian Women’s Soup, Salad and Sandwich Luncheon will be served during the market. Local Musicians from Noon to 2 p.m.

For more info, call Suzi 517-851-7437

Meet us at the Market every Friday from May through October!

The Open Air Market of Stockbridge Begins its 7th Season, Friday May 5, 2017

We’re at the Township Square from 4 to 7 pm. Market Music playing from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Our regular vendors are returning with flowers, plants, vegetables and fruit, spring greens, honey, bread, baked goods, soap & candles, & artisan crafts.We have several new vendors joining us this year, including Michigan Farm to Family, to expand your selection even more.

Market Music line up for May is:

  • 5/ 5: Greg Z
  • 5/12: Josh Silas
  • 5/19: Larry Guenther
  • 5/26: Gary Allen

Our 3rd Annual Community Garage Sale is May 19 from 11 am to 7 pm. Everyone is welcome to join us as a vendor that day. For more information or to become a vendor, call Suzi 517-851-7437.

Join Us the Saturday After Thanksgiving!

Open Air Market of Stockbridge Welcomes You To The 6th Annual Small Business Saturday

November 26, 2016
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church Christian Education Building

101 South Center, Stockbridge, Michigan

Vendors specializing in Homemade Soaps, Knitted Items, Baskets, Honey & Jams, Eggs, Baked Goods, Chocolates and Gift Baskets, Bread, Scottish Shortbread and Pies, Candles, Realistic Art

PW Luncheon from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  

Soup Menu: Chicken Noodle, Cheese Broccoli,

Chili, Chicken Tortilla, Vegetable Beef

Sandwich Menu: Chicken, Ham, Egg, or Tuna Salad, PB&J

$5 Luncheon Special Select Choice of 2 

 Soup, Tossed Salad or Sandwich; Cookie and Drink

For more info on this Holiday Sale, call Suzi 517-851-7437

 All Proceeds from Luncheon support the Presbyterian Women Mission Projects

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Thank You for a Spectacular Season on the Square

The Open Air Market of Stockbridge would like to thank from the bottom of our bushel baskets everyone who helped make 2016 such a successful 6th year of our local  market. To: Paul Risner and Stockbridge Township for the use of the Town Square, Stockbridge Downtown Development Authority for their part sponsorship, and SAESA for the use of storage space in the ambulance bay. We could not do this without all of you. We appreciate our Board of Directors Campbell and Frances Laird, Janine Falk, Norma Beemer, Jo Mayer and Alicia Sutfin, our accountant Erika Mierzwa and our Market Manager Suzi Greenway.

Our “Friends of the Market” who help with signs or assistance during the market are Ron Hodder, Dave & Cinnie Avery, Mary & Jeff Caskey, Chuck & Joan Bumpus, Greg Uihlein, Mary & Dan Wilson, Richard Mullins and the best worker of all, LUCAS.  We thank 5 Healthy Towns Foundation, Main Street Printing, Wild Sanitation, Teresa Miller and Agile T Marketing, Jo Mayer and Stockbridge Community Education, Stockbridge Community Outreach for the Market Bucks program, Paul Crandall and CADL for the fabulous Market Music and First Presbyterian Church of Stockbridge for our winter markets.

With the utmost gratitude, we thank and appreciate our wonderful vendors of this season: Austin Family Fear Not Farm, John & Norma Beemer of Farm Ventures, Bellairs Fiber Farm, Denise Braybrooke with Samuel’s Soaps and Candles, Corrine Carpenter of Break o’ Day Farm, Lew’s Farm Market, Esther Kapp Bakery, Harold Kemler and Son in Law Products, Suzi Greenway with Breadzilla breads & pies and Souper Suzi, Armory Bike Union in Jackson, Great Lakes Baker Joey Lentine, baskets and baked goods by Kathleen & Angela Mullins, Wade & Jill with Pregitzer Farms, Acrylic Artist Fred Randall, Carrie Schotte of Freedom Farm. We owe so very much to Wendy & Bob of the Sun Times News, the original and continuing sponsors of the Open Air Market of Stockbridge. See you all at our winter markets and the 2017 season.