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Holiday Gift Guide

Get ideas on local holiday gifts and where to find them.
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Celebrate the winter season with local products for your holiday table or as a gift. Buying and eating locally need not end because it's cold outside! With approximately 40 winter farmers' markets across the Commonwealth, you'll have no trouble finding great local foods.

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Winter Farmer's Markets

Many farmers' markets still operate throughout the winter months. You can buy quality food and products for gifts at a winter farmers' market near you.

Local to Your Door! 

Over 100 of our farm businesses offer delivery or mail orders. Visit their websites to see what they offer. Statewide map here.

Wine and Cheese

Massachusetts offers a growing number of award-winning farmstead cheeses and is a rising star in the world of wine. Top your holiday table with an assortment of MassGrown and produced wine and cheese.

You can find a Massachusetts winery near you on our MassGrown Map, and learn about the winery industry in Massachusetts. Some winter farmers' markets also have wine vendors. 

Find a Massachusetts cheesemakers on our map, or find cheese at a winter farmers' market

Craft Beverages

Search over 180 craft beverage businesses with tasting rooms across the state. The Map displays craft beverage businesses with tasting rooms open to the public in a single, easy to navigate, map.

Visit the Mass Office of Travel and Tourism to find complementary regional activities!

Learn more about Massachusetts cideries, breweries, distilleries, and wineries on our Craft Beverage Guide

Chocolate and Confectionery Products

Across Massachusetts there’s a wide variety of mouthwatering fine artisan chocolate and confectionary products available on-site or via mail order.  Learn more about Massachusetts chocolate products and how to order them on our Chocolate and Confectionery Products page. 

Specialty Food Gift Baskets

Send thoughtful gratitude with a locally produced pre-made baskets and products:

Flowers and Plants


Give the gift of beautiful flowers and plants - They always brighten a room and a persons spirits! 

Find a Flower Grower/Garden Center near you. 


2024 Massachusetts Agriculture Calendar

The 2024 Massachusetts Agriculture calendars make a great holiday gift! 

2024 Calendar cover photo

It features photographs of farms and crops from throughout Massachusetts!

It includes "Fun Facts" and "Teaching Tips", which makes it a great gift for your favorite teacher." 

It is a collaboration between MDAR, MA Agriculture in the Classroom and the MA State Grange. 

Learn more about the Ag Calendar here.

Submit photos for next years contest here.

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