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Saturday, April 25, 2015

POTSDAM FARMERS MARKETS OPEN IN MAY 9th

Shoppers can enjoy purchasing local goods at many area farmers markets, starting the second week of May.


The Potsdam Farmers' Market, behind the municipal lot near Ives Park, will kick off its outdoor season on Saturday, May 9th from 9AM to 2PM. There will be live music on opening day, including performances by two SUNY Potsdam a cappella groups at noon. The market runs each Saturday until October 31st.

The market offer in-season produce, meats, eggs, herbs, flowers and plants, maple syrup, honey, fresh baked goods, wine, natural bath and body products, jewelry, artwork and much more.

Debit and SNAP/EBT cards are accepted. Simply swipe your card at the manager's booth for Farmers' Market Tokens and spend them at vendor booths like cash.

“We look forward to getting back outdoors after the long winter” says market manager Laura Popielski. “It will be great to see familiar faces and welcome new shoppers as well!”


Other area markets will begin in either May or June.  Visit gardenshare.org/content/farmers-markets for a complete listing.