There are TONS of EXCITING things Happening at the Alpine Farmers Market this Week! Fresh News 1-10-14

Alpine Farmers MarketDear Friends,

There are TONS of EXCITING things happening at the Alpine Farmers Market this week!  Be sure to come by TOMORROW and check out all of our NEW VENDORS including our newest produce vendor, HAMLOW RANCHES!

We thank you for all of your SUPPORT last week as we painted the Market PINK for sweet Kylie! (please keep reading or Click Here to see Kylie’s story)  We will continue to paint the market pink this week, and will also be joined by the SPARKLE SISTERS who will be donating a part of their proceeds to Kylie.  Please join us in our efforts to support Kylie and her family!

The Alpine Farmers Market is also a collection site for DONATIONS for  the Alpine Christmas Fire victims (click to read more about the incident).  Thank you for your generous donations last week!  Please keep reading to see what else YOU can do to help and what items the couple still need!

DON’T FORGET, our weekly Alpine Certified Farmers Market is open from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  We have over 60 vendors some of your favorites plus great new and different vendors every week, so it is the perfect place for local shopping!

Remember, to bring an ice chest in your car or on wheels so you can enjoy a nice dinner made fresh for you right at the market.  Also come to enjoy our live entertainment in the comfort of new canopies, tables and chairs.
Alpine Farmers Market … Make it a weekly habit.  Let’s go Shopping!
See You Tomorrow,
Diane Haworth

1347 Alpine Blvd, Alpine CA 91901 at Alpine Creek Town Center in front of CVS


The Alpine Farmers Market is Packed with New Vendors!

Stop by the Market and get all of the fresh produce you can imagine!

Drum roll please . . . Introducing HAMLOW RANCHES!

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Hamlow Ranches is NEW to the Market this week and offers an abundance of delectable produce!  It’s so delicious you will want to eat it right on the spot!


During the winter months Hamlow Ranches offers an array of citrus including Navel oranges, cara cara oranges (red flesh inside) lemons, tangerines and pomelos.  They also offer walnuts,almonds and sweet potatoes!  YUM!

The SPARKLE SISTERS are also NEW to the Market!

Sparkle Sisters Logo

Pick up a new rhinestone garment and show off your SPARKLY SIDE!

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The Sparkle Sisters are 2 Alpine residents that specialize in custom rhinestone tees, tanks, and hoodies.  They have been in in the business for 10 years now!.  All of their garments are machine washable.  They will accept Cash or Credit Cards.


The Sparkle Sisters will also be donating 10% of their proceeds to KYLIE and her family!  If you want to donate to Kylie while you shop, this is the perfect place to do it! (Keep scrolling for more information on Kylie’s story and how to donate)




Join the Alpine Farmers Market in Our Efforts to Support Sweet Kylie and her Family!


“On Dec. 30th, (19 month-old) Kylie was diagnosed with Stage 4 High-Risk Neuroblastoma. We need your help to get her the BEST treatment possible! No contribution is too small! Please join us in being her Prayer Warriors!!! She has a long journey ahead, but the family is filled with faith, hope and optimism. “With God, all things are possible.” Kylie is so strong and can conquer anything!”  Read More . . (Per Kylie’s GoFundMe page)

The Alpine Farmers Market is a donation sight for Kylie!  Here’s what YOU can do to help . . .

Shop at the Market! 10% of your purchases at the SPARKLE SISTERS booth will be donated to Kylie and her family!  There will also be a jar for donation drop offs set up at their booth!

Bring your Donations to the Market!  We will have a “Kylie’s Booth” set up at the market staffed by Pam and Cherie who are spearheading fund raising efforts!

Wear Pink to Show Your Support!  You may have seen the pink ribbons lining the streets of Alpine or all of the pink that was spread around the Market last week!  Wear your pink to the Market this week to show your support for Kylie and her family!



Donations are STILL NEEDED for Alpine Couple who Lost their Home in a Fire!


Per the Alpine Community Network, Shara Halverson and Sean Barrett lost almost everything on Christmas Eve morning in a house fire on Arnold.  We are hoping for help from the community to help them get some needs and a jump start to a fresh beginning. You may recognize Shara, she has worked at Alpine Brewery for 3 years.”  Read More . .

The Alpine Farmers Market is an official donation sight for the Alpine Fire victims!  Here is a list of items that are STILL NEEDED:

  • household cleaners (ie kitchen, all purpose, glass cleaner, bathroom cleaner)
  • toilet brush
  • soaps (dish, laundry, hand )
  • toilet paper
  • sponges
  • trash bags
  • q-tips
  • hangers
  • Mens clothing (size 30/32 medium fit) anything and everything much appreciated
  • extension cords
  • tools
  • nails/screws
  • lightbulb
  • tape
  • duct tape
  • cording
  • scrap wood, building material
  • shelving/storage
  • lighting, including lamps
  • heaters
  • food (inlcuding teas and dog food)
  • a couch and chairs
  • skateboard and bike
  • flatware
  • jars
  • french press
  • kettle
“Thank You so much. After receiving all of the donations thus far, we are stocked on toiletry products, the dogs are living like kings with super comfy beds and blankets and dog bowls. We are warm and cozy with blankets and pillows. We are outfitted for warm and cold weather, especially Shara, who has received so many wonderful clothes. We got dishes, pots, pans, mugs! even tupper-ware. It is amazing!”  – Much Love, S&S

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Here are some ways that YOU can help Shara and Sean:

Bring your Donations to the Market!  Alpine Farmers Market will give all of your donations to Shara and Sean after the Market tomorrow.  Please only bring items that they have requested.




  • Did you know the Market has LIVE MUSIC? 
  • Looking for Part Time Work? We currently have several vendors looking for people to represent their products at ALPINE FARMERS MARKET and this may lead to more work at other San Diego area Farmers Markets as well. We also have opportunities for “Volunteer Work or/Trade for Food” with local farmers who have booths at the Alpine Farmers Market. For more information please email and I will connect you with the vendor best suited to you!
  • ALPINE FARMERS MARKET is approved to ACCEPT EBT – this includes CAL FRESH, SNAP, WIC and more. We will keep you posted on our official launch date which should be within two weeks!
  • Now, get REWARDED FOR SHOPPING at ALPINE FARMERS MARKET – We are pleased to announce we were just accepted into the Worlds Largest LOYALTY REWARDS PROGRAM with over 160,000 products and services and we are the FIRST FARMERS MARKET WORLDWIDE to be a part of this program! It is free to join our new REWARDS PROGRAM so you can earn cash back and get rewards just for being loyal every time you shop at any of the vendors at ALPINE FARMERS MARKET! Stop by the Market Managers booth and get your free member card … then start earning cash back when you SHOP LOCAL AND SUPPORT LOCAL!




This week LISA KLEMP is the winner of our ALPINE FARMERS MARKET BUCKS … Who will it be this week?

You can’t WIN if you don’t Enter!


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by clicking here, or from one of our special signs at the Market. If you have already joined our list you will be automatically entered each and every week.


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One CSA Produce Box given away each week by random drawing!

Alpine Farmers Market … Make it a weekly habit.  Let’s go Shopping!

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