Posted May 3, 2012 at 4:18 pm
It’s finally here: This Saturday is Opening Day!
With leafy trees and blooming flowers, it sure looks and feels like spring. This Saturday, May 5, come to the Midtown Farmers Market to taste spring! Visit us at 2225 East Lake Street, our home for the 10th season. Between 8am and 1pm, greet new and familiar faces, shop for new and familiar vendors’ wares, hear live local musicians, get tips from Master Gardeners, and enjoy being with neighbors in the open air. Keep reading for more details!
~Asparagus, strawberries, jams and jellies, rhubarb, artisan bread, lamb, cheese, honey, butter, yogurt, bedding plants and seed starters (vegetables, herbs, and flowers)
~Coffee, scones, arepas, tacos, tiramisu, tarts, gluten-free doughnuts, candies, iced tea, omelets
~Handmade jewelry, aprons, hula hoops, coffee tables, bird houses, crayons, pottery, children’s clothing
This week at the market:
Saturday, May 5.
Celebrate our 10th season & Cinco de Mayo with Senator Patricia Torres Ray
Join us at 9:00am for coffee and casual conversation about the future of the market and possibilities to secure funding from the legislature for a long term plan for the market.
Market Bucks are back!
Check out the Midtown Farmers Market website to learn more about our EBT incentive program, and help us spread the word that we gladly accepts EBT and offer a $5 incentive for EBT customers each Market day. This means up to $10 of free market goods each week. Come take advantage of this great deal!
This project was supported by the Minneapolis Department of Health and Family Support and its Statewide Health Improvement Program, funded by the Minnesota Department of Health and by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota.