Meet Our Vendors


From locally raised meat, eggs, fresh baked breads, sweets, jams & jellies, the freshest seasonal produce, to a wide assortment of arts and craft goods, the year-round Twin City Market is sure to provide something for everyone. Please take a few minutes to browse our vendors. There are many vendors who are here year-round, along with seasonal and guest vendors each week.

Gift Certificates are available year-round which are good at any of the vendors in the Market. You can purchase them at the Sterling Main Street booth each Saturday morning.

 

Year-Round Indoor Vendors

Ada’s • Bailey’s Bakery • The Bakers Union • Country Home BakingThe Crafty LadiesCreative MetalsCreative WolfeGale Handcrafted  Goods • Green River Hemp Farm • Farmhouse & FancyFramescapesFRESH On the MenuHeritage BeefHollyhock Hill FarmsJanssen Family FarmsJosh RascoeLinnea Koch Photography • Meddling SheepMija & MeObjets de FantaisieRed Shed BakerySimply 2 IRZSTBLSterling GardensTiled Memories

 

Indoor Visiting Vendor

Master Gardeners

  • May 21 | Pansies
    • Pansies are the colorful flowers with “faces”. Did you know they are one of several edible flowers, they have a mild minty flavor and make a wonderful addition to a salad or dessert. Stop by the Master Gardener booth at the Farmers Market and learn how to plan and care for pansies.
  • Jun 18 | Petunias/Annuals
  • Jul 16 | Lilies
  • Aug 20 | Sunflowers
  • Sep 17 | Sedum, Planting Perennials for fall
  • Oct 15 | Bulbs, prep for winter

Outdoor Vendors for May 21, 2022

Cody Nutt (May – October) Produce

Curt Parrott Handcrafted (May – October) Hand lathed wooden bowls, vases, lamps etc

Dean Lewis * (May 7, June 4, July 16) craft-wreaths

Grannie’s Kidz (May – October) Wreaths

Green River Hemp Farms (May – October – also inside November – April) CBD products

Kristin’s Kreations (May – October) Sublimation & Vinyl designs, tshirts, tumblers, wood & signs

Leah Rose Grows * (May – September)

Luminosity Art and Designs *(May – October) Painted wood signs, shadow boxes, metal dispensors etc.

Oak & Ivy Woodwork * (May – October | every other week) Hand made wood items

Pocket Aromas (May – June) Essential Oil Rollerballs

Schell Farm Produce (May – October) Produce – Cheese – Honey

Stan’s Woodwork * (May – October) Wood Jewelry Boxes and Side Tables

Sterling Gardens (May – October) Plants – Produce

Sterling Public Library (May – June) Library Info

The K9 Kitchen (May – October) Dog Treats

Thicksten’s Popcorn * (May – October | Once a Month) Pre-Popped Bags of White Popcorn

Uniquely Yours (May – October) Jewelry, Polished Stones

*Not every week

 

More Outdoor Vendors Coming Soon!

Gaumer Family Farms • Tanglewild Farms • Just Five • Ken Ebersole (Blueberries) • Todd Family Garlic

Hollyhock Hills Farm • Happy Tails • St Vincent DePaul • Jill’s Cozy Crafts • Side of Greens Microfarm • The Herbal Oracle

 

Visit our Becoming A Vendor page for an application and vending information. 

Gale Handcrafted Goods

All items made by Tim Gale or his daughter.

Native American style flutes. Cigar box guitars, madalin & dulcimers.

Knitted and felted items. Jewelry.

Gaumer Family Farms
815-626-4380
Vendor Email
gaumerfamilyfarms@gmail.com

Locally Grown Produce from Como IL

Seasonal vendor RETURNING FOR THE 2021 Season May to October

You will find fresh picked produce each Saturday morning in the outdoor pavilion area of the Market.  Onions, Lettuce, Kale, Potatoes and so much more.

Heritage Beef
Vendor Name
815-499-4944

Heritage Beef
Kenneth & Sheila Headings
100% Grass-fed Devon Beef. Quarters, halves and wholes available.  Never fed corn or animal by-products. No antibiotics, no growth hormones. Certified organic. Tender, fine-textured, healthy. Raised sustainably on local family farms. Also selling retail cuts including nitrate-free, organically seasoned hot dogs, beef sticks, sausage links, and ground breakfast sausage.

Real maple syrup from Northern Indiana. Variety of potatoes.

Hollyhock Hill Farms
815- 626-4776
Vendor Email
hollyhockhillfarms@gmail.com

Joe & Margo Reaver
1621 Mound Hill Road, Sterling
Free range, hormone and antibiotic-free chicken and turkeys. Fresh Thanksgiving Turkeys! Farm Fresh Eggs, seasonal vegetables and cheese. Special orders by phone, email, Facebook or our website

 

Janssen Family Farms
815-778-4557

Craig & Marilyn Janssen
Frozen beef and pork products, raised naturally, no antibiotics or growth stimulants. Family owned and operated, raising quality beef and pork for more than sixty years. Raised in outdoor lots and pastures using environmentally-friendly production methods.

For great taste, buy local from producers you know.

25 lb bags of sunflower seeds available for wildlife feeding.

 

 

Josh Rascoe
Vendor Name

Artist

Ken Ebersole (Blueberries)
815-625-2013

Locally Grown Blueberries

Seasonal Vendor - Returning for the 2021 Season in July

Linnea Koch Photography
815-626-7124
Vendor Email
linnea@LKdesignsource.com

Cards, Framed and/or Matted Photos, Posters
 

Photography subjects include local architectural details. landmarks, churches, barns and sculptures. Also featuring US and European travel sights, gardens, flowers wildlife, livestock and farmland. Linnea has done poster commissions for churches, fire departments and other organizations.

Meddling Sheep
Vendor Name
708-408-0031
Vendor Email
meddlingsheep@gmail.com

Gourmet mushrooms locally grown in Amboy, IL

Currently growing 5 strains of Oyster Mushrooms:

Lion's Mane
Chestnut Mushrooms
King Oyster
Black Pearl
Enoki

Mija & Me
Vendor Name
815-631-2507

Alax Browning and Teresa Moser

 

Custom Wreaths, Key Chains, Signs and more.