We have a roof but we can’t move to Town Park yet!

We are all excited to see a roof on the pavilion! However that is only step one of many tasks still to be completed before we can move to Town Park: brick work on the pillars, wiring, plumbing, grading-that’s a  big one, then paving and finally construction of the bathrooms and stage. It’s a great[…]

2022 is our 15th season!

Time flies when you are having fun!  We are looking forward to celebrating IFM’s 15th season this year. We will hold our birthday party on October 14, our last market of the outdoor season.  Stay tuned for details. Thanks to all our wonderful customers and vendors who have helped us get this far! Here’s pictures[…]

WOW! The Frame is up!

60 timber framers from all over the country worked from October 1-10, in sunshine, drizzle and pouring rain, to complete a beautiful white oak frame for the pavilion at Town Park. It will be home for Town events and the Farmers Market, and the cornerstone of the park in the center of Independence. The Farmers[…]

Twin County Community Foundation Grant key to IFM success during pandemic

Thanks to everyone who sent in a testimonial, and who shopped online and helped us keep going during the worst of the pandemic.  Here’s the press release I shared with the paper in case you missed it. The season is winding down for the Outdoor Independence Farmers Market, there are only 4 remaining. Fortunately, the[…]