Buy Local Week – Dec 1-8

Fairfield First! Buy Local Week is Dec 1-8. We encourage you to consider these alternative local options:

Artisans Holiday Open House & Craft Fair

Saturday, December 5

Sunday, December 6

MainStay Inn

200 N. Main Street

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Holiday Trade Fair – supports the Dharma Foundation

Saturday, December 5th

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Fieldhouse on MUM Campus

Featuring international food while shopping for distinctive holiday gifts by Iowa artisans.


Holiday Jewelry Show – Dania De Bortoli and Joy Bolster

Sunday, December 6

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Maharishi Vedic Farms Winter CSA – only $12.50/week. 

For those not familiar with how CSA’s (Community Supported Agriculture) work, you are purchasing a share in the bounty of the farm. For 18 weeks, until mid-April, you will then get a share of the Maharishi Vedic Farm's produce for that week. 


This is a great opportunity to have a great assortment of the best quality, just-picked vegetables on your table and support local organic farming.


Maharishi Vedic Farm’s CSA can support 150 people and the sign-up officially ends today, December 2.  At last count, 91 people were signed up and the slots are filling up fast. 


To sign up go to and click on Winter, make your payment, and find out about pick-up locations. Produce is delivered fresh every Thursday in Fairfield.  

Or, call Ryan Terrien at 919-7010.


Tickets for an upcoming show such as Diana Upton-Hill Holiday show, Jonas Magram Benefit, Don’t Hug Me – a Christmas Carol, Skunk River Medicine Show or the Nerd.