Emmaus Farmers’ Market Announces 2017 Spring Opening Day

 

Emmaus Farmers’ Market Announces 2017 Spring Opening Day

May 7, 2017 is first day of the weekly market held Sundays  

April 19, 2017 (Emmaus, PA) The Emmaus Farmers’ Market announced today that Opening Day for the Market’s 2017 weekly season will be May 7, 2017.  The Market will be open from 10 am to 2 pm and is sponsored by BB&T and is presented in partnership with the Emmaus Main Street Partners.  The Market is held at the BB&T located at 235 Chestnut Street, Emmaus, PA.

The Emmaus Farmers’ Market or “The Market” as it is known throughout the Lehigh Valley, will open its 15th year on May 7, 2017.  The Market will feature 27 vendors that include seasonal produce, meats, breads and flowers each week.  The Market will be open every Sunday through November from 10 am to 2 pm and then in December will be open from 10 am to noon.   The Market is held at the BB&T located at 235 Chestnut Street, Emmaus, PA 18049.

Opening Day will feature music by the Emmaus Public Singing Society and special guest The Seed Farm, a unique farm incubator located in Emmaus that provides new farmers with valuable, practical experience and skills on their training farm as well as the opportunity to launch a sustainable farm business on their Emmaus site.  A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held in partnership with Emmaus Main Street Partners at 10 AM and include members of the Emmaus Farmers’ Market Board of Directors as well as representatives from the Market’s sponsor, BB&T, and members of the Emmaus Borough Council.  In addition, gift bags will be given to the first 200 to register online at www.emmausmarket.com .  Friends of the 1803 House, a step back in time that preserves the architecture of the Moravian culture of Colonial Pennsylvania and illustrates the lifestyle of Colonial America, will be hosting a community table.  The Emmaus Main Street Partners will be working alongside the Emmaus Farmers’ Market with fun children’s activities and Market greetings as well as a photo booth. 

For more information about the Emmaus Farmers’ Market go to www.emmausmarket.com or contact Jennifer Eck at jennifer@emmausmarket.com or 610.462.3730.

About Emmaus Farmers’ Market

The Emmaus Farmers’ Market will open its 15th season on May 7, 2017.  The Market features 27 vendors and is open every Sunday from May to December, excluding Easter and Christmas.     The Market is located at 235 Chestnut Street, Emmaus, PA 18049.  For more information please visit www.emmausmarket.com or call 610.462.3730.

 

 
Jennifer Eck
Jennifer Eck, LLC
610.462.3730
Jennifer.m.eck@gmail.com

 

 

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