123rf.com: Peter Bernik

December 5, 2015

Experience AZ

Avondale will launch farmers’ market

A fresh and locally grown farmers market will kick off on Saturday, January 30, 2016 in Historic Avondale, at DeConcini Park.

The Historic Avondale Farmers’ Market is an open-air gathering place offering fresh, locally-grown produce and agricultural based products. This market will operate rain or shine on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through May.

The Avondale Farmers’ Market will provide residents fresh food from the farm to the dinner table, on a weekly basis. In addition to an array of affordable and fresh food and seasonal produce, the market will include special events, gardening workshops, nutrition education, cooking demonstrations, arts and crafts, family oriented activities and more.  Event coordinators are seeking vendors and community groups to participate; inviting crafters, businesses and other groups to take part in these weekly events.