The popular Elmwood Village Farmers Market, featuring nearly 40 vendors selling fresh, seasonal and local produce and products, continues on Saturday, Oct. 8. Hours at the open-air market, a program of the Elmwood Village Association, are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday, rain or shine, through November.
Field & Fork Network’s “Double Up Food Bucks” program has returned for its third season and will be available at the market through the end of October. The program provides low-income individuals who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits with a $1 for $1 match, up to $20, to purchase fresh, locally-grown fruits and vegetables. Please stop at the Elmwood Village Association tent during market hours for more information.
Providing musical entertainment on Oct. 8 will be Brian & Peg from 9:30 to 11 a.m., followed by Porcelain Train from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Hosting the market’s community group tables will be the Buffalo Wellness Center, Workers’ Food Cooperative, Lexington Cooperative Market and Buffalo Animal Shelter. Wine-tasting will be provided by Leonard Oakes Estate Winery.
For more information, please visit www.elmwoodmarket.org or follow the market on Facebook for frequent updates. The Elmwood Village Farmers Market: Always fresh, always seasonal, always local!