JULY AT THE MARKET
We close out June with the 5th annual KIDS DAY on the 24th. Don’t miss this fun-filled day of FREE and FABULOUS kids activities and give-aways featuring Cowboy Don, Ranger Amelia, Miss Ellie, Grayson County 4H, Blue Ridge Discovery Center and the Virginia Department of Health.
July 1st is Cooking Day with Chef Jen-she’s planning lots of simple veggie recipes. It’s also Wellness Day featuring the Virginia Department of Health and Dr. Karen. We’ll also be in the 4th of July Parade in Downtown Independence.
The Wednesday Evening Market is now open every Wednesday from 4-7pm. The On-line Market is also open for your shopping convenience. So many opportunities for fresh, local products!
July 17 is the Berry Festival and our 3rd monthly Fiber Day. Start your ovens and plan to enter the Berry Pie Contest! We’ll be selling delicious berry sorbet as a fund-raiser for the Market.
July closes with Take a Break from the Interstate HWY 21 Yardsale .On the 29th the Farmers Market will include yard sale. items as well as our usual array of fabulous local products. Saturday and Sunday will see the lot filled with vendors selling a little bit of everything.