​​​​​2021 Schedule

(subject to change without notice due to artist cancellations

and/or weather related issues)
​​​ 

May 7               Nate Grigos

May 14             Shear Brothers

May 21             Bob Jordan

May 28             Chris Baum

June 4               Ward Bowne 

June 11              Joe Reidy


June 18             Evan Foisy

June 25             Sean Fullerton

July 2                The Dales

July 9                Jeff Mendoza

July 16              Hip Swayers

July 23              David Malouin

July 30              Big River Jazz Band (Mike Meehan)

Aug 6                Ward Bowne

Aug 13               Bob Jordan

Aug 20              Evan Foisy

Aug 27              John Sullivan

Sept 3               Joe Reidy

Sept 10             David Malouin

Sept 17             John Sullivan

Sept 24             Hip Swayers

Oct 1                  Nate Grigos

Oct 8                 Shear Brothers

Oct 15               Chris Baum

Oct 22               Jeff Mendoza

Oct 29               Sean Fullerton

 

 

​​About the Entertainers


  • CHRISTOPHER BAUM: Christopher is a 12 year old competitive solo piper throughout the northeast and is one of the top pipers in the eastern US for under the age of 18. He is a member of the NH Pipes & Drums and has played in several parades in New Hampshire, Massachusetts & Rhode Island. In addition to competing as a solo piper with NH Pipes & Drums, Christopher performs at area farmers markets, performs with local bands,/musicians,  pipes at funerals, retirement events, weddings, and other gatherings. He studies the art of the bagpipes at the New England Scottish Arts Centre in NH.
  • WARD BROWNE: I play mostly soft and regular rock, as a rhythm guitarist, such as some Beatles, some Eagles, some Pink Floyd, some Tom Petty etc., mostly playing acoustic 6 and 12 sting guitars. Most of the songs I play are without vocals. Steve Nickerson will be assisting with some of the songs, with playing and vocals.
  • BIG RIVER JAZZ BAND: Three generations of musicians playing keyboard, percussion, sax, trumpet and trombone treat the audience to swing, old school jazz and big band classics. "Mack the Knife", "Ain't She Sweet", "I Ain't Got Nobody", and "Baby Face" are some of the tunes included in their repetoire. This is a great show you won't want to miss!
  • MARY AND DICK DALE: Mary and Dick Dale are an acoustic guitar duo who bring their amazing vocals to various venues around Central Massachusetts.   They play a mix of artists including Bonnie Raitt, Trisha Yearwood, Neil Young, Adele and Brandi Carlile.   Mary has a special knack for finding artists & songs that can truly speak to your soul. Find more online at https://maryanddickdale.com/
  • SEAN FULLERTON: Sean Fullerton specializes in acoustic blues, Rock 'n' Roll and Fingerstyle Guitar using 6 String, 12 String and Dobro guitars and Harmonica. He has been a successful singer/songwriter, recording engineer and producer since 1995. Find more info on www.seanfullertonmusic.net or www.facebook.com/sean.fullerton.37
  • NATE GRIGOS: Nate blends folky improvisational jams on the bouzouki style mandolin. He also plays covers on guitar from artists like The Doors and Lou Reed.  Find more on https://www.facebook.com/kellyandtribe
  • THE HIP SWAYERS: Hailing from the hills of West Tatnuck, the Hip Swayers combine hot picking, syncopated rhythms and soulful harmonies in an eclectic mix of catchy originals and old-time twangy country that keeps your toes tapping and your hips swaying.  They have just released their second CD of original hip tunes and enduring classics titled Swayfully Yours. webpage: http://www.hipswayers.com/  ; facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HipSwayers/; youtube:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcRHxHxuup
  • MICHAEL NEWTON:  I am 16 years old and have been playing classical violin since the age of seven. In more recent years I have added fiddle tunes and movie tunes to my repertoire. I’ve been a member of the North County Music Youth String Orchestra for the past 6 years. I was homeschooled throughout elementary and middle school, and am currently a sophomore at Monty Tech studying CAD (Computer Aided Drafting and Design.) I am also working towards my Eagle Scout, and I’m a Lance Corporal in the JROTC program at school.
  • JEFF MENDOZA: From the Dust Bowl to Detroit, Dylan to Davies, drawing selections from Sandberg's Songbag, Jeff Mendoza teaches us where we've come from and forecasts where we may be headed in his American collection of folksongs, legends and tall tales.
  • JOE REIDY:  Joe Reidy is an active touring musician/singer/songwriter in New England.  His Farmer’s Market appearances focus on his original compositions and his unique arrangements of well known popular songs from the 1960’s to today, guaranteed to get you tapping your foot, dancing and singing along.  Joe also appears regularly with Sue and Steve Nickerson at The Farmer’s Market where they perform bluegrass, traditional and Celtic favorites.  The Wachusett Jazz website is:  www.wachusettjazz.com. His Myspace website is:  www.myspace.com/joereidymusic 
  • KATHRYN SWANTEE:  Kathryn Swantee is a local artist and musician.  She has been playing her 12 string guitar and singing since the age of 16.  Her repertoire consists of songs from the 70's & 80's with some country mixed in. 


Every Friday afternoon we have local musicians creating an upbeat atmosphere that keeps the market hoping.  The Westminster Farmers' Market and the Westminster Agricultural Commission aregrateful to both the Westminster Cultural Council and Workers' Credit Unionfor providing financial support to the Westminster Farmers' Market Entertainment Program. We encourage our viewers to sponsor these organizations! Come spend an afternoon checking out the market and listening to some great music.

ENTERTAINMENT AT THE GAZEBO

Westminster Farmers' Market

Know local farms; Know great food

Westminster Farmers Market

May - October, 3:00-6:30

Academy Hill, Westminster, MA