Farmers markets in the Central Massachusetts/Sturbridge are rich with local foods, culture

Braintree Farmers Market

Braintree Town Hall, 1 JFK Memorial Drive New Braintree, MA Phone:

At this market you'll find locally grown produce, New England seafood, handmade pasta, cranberries, coffees, and ready-to-eat treats and meals. Rain or shine.
Dates and Hours: mid-June to late October; Saturdays; 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; indoor Thanksgiving market is TBA
Hardwick Farmers Market

Hardwick Town Common Hardwick, MA Phone:

Hardwick Farmers Market has a lot to offer hungry visitors, like local produce, fruit, dairy products, maple syrup, books, gifts, coffee, and more. The market is at the Hardwick Common on the first, third, and fifth Sundays of the month and it is at the Stone Church in Gilbertville, New Braintree, on the second and fourth Sundays.
Dates and Hours: Sundays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; early June to late October
Pepperell Farmers Market 2017

Pepperell Town Field Pepperell, MA Phone:

This market is a conglomeration of farms, craftspeople, artists, and food galore. The usual farmer's market fare also comes with frequent displays of art and handmade gifts.
Dates and Hours: June 10-October 7 on Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.