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Thursday, November 14, 2013

Produce Expected at Saturday’s Indoor Winter Market

The second Indoor Winter Market of the season will take place on Saturday, November 16, from 10:00am to noon at the Emporia Humanitarian Center, 215 W. 6th Avenue. The market will feature live musical entertainment by Lee Muller of Americus.

Produce expected at Saturday’s market includes apples, carrots, cucumbers, spinach, lettuce, red and green tomatoes, bell peppers, radishes, turnips, pumpkins and mustard greens. Both fresh and dried herbs will be for sale, as well as dried pears, local honey, and apple cider. Fresh farm eggs should be at the market in abundance. Customers can look forward to a wide variety of baked goods, including yeast and quick breads, cookies, cakes, cinnamon rolls, fruit pies and more.

Holiday ornaments and one-of-a-kind crafts and art products will be a feature of the indoor market season. For information on becoming a market vendor for the December Indoor Winter Markets and Holiday Bazaar, contact market manager, Tracy Simmons, at 620-343-6555 or email emporiaFM@gmail.com.

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Opportunity for Artists and Craft Vendors at Emporia Indoor Winter Markets

Holiday ornaments, handmade gifts items and art products will be a feature of the the Emporia Farmers Market in December. The Indoor Winter Market and Holiday Bazaar will take place three times in December. On Saturdays, December 7 and 21, the market will take place at the Emporia Humanitarian Center, 215 W. 6th Avenue, from 10am to noon. On Thursday, December 12, market vendors will participate in Emporia’s Midnight Madness event and will be located at 701 Commercial from 7pm to midnight.

To participate in the month of December markets only, Emporia Farmers Market is accepting vendors for a $10 vendor fee. Those who wish to go ahead and pay the standard $25 fee will become vendors for 2014 markets, as well.

For more information on becoming a market vendor for the December Indoor Winter Markets and Holiday Bazaar, contact market manager, Tracy Simmons, at620-343-6555 or email emporiaFM@gmail.com.

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