It has been a long winter, but it is finally (hopefully) over. Let’s stick a nail in that coffin because the farmers’ market is back.
The vendors have been hard at work…as you can see. Now it’s time for the market to open!
The Grand Opening of the De Soto Farmers’ Market will be Saturday May 3, 2014 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon. YES! I know it is ridiculously soon.Address: 1004 Rock Road (parking lot behind St. Andrew’s UMC.
Scheduled Activities and Details
Music: 9:00-12:00 by ‘The Guys from the Senior Center (that is possibly the best named band we’ve ever had at the market)
Kid’s Corner: 9:00-11:00 organized by Jefferson County 4H Club. They’ll have a parachute lift and face painting.
Products available: Bedding Plants, Beef, Pork, Eggs, Cabbage, Lettuce, Bake Goods, Jams & Jellies, Honey, Artisans, Etc.
Featuring: Frog’s Hair Basket Weaver, Marsha Foster
Raffle Basket: $1.00 per ticket or 6 for $5.00
And just in case you’re concerned about this slightly cooler weather, it is forecast to be 54 degrees when the market opens and 70 degrees when it closes!