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Tuesday, August 4, 2015

One More Chance for Cook-Off Fame at the Emporia Farmers Market

The final Murphy’s Menu Cook-Off of the season will take place at the Emporia Farmers Market on Saturday, August 8. The theme of this competition is “Mini Muffins.”

Please indicate your intention to compete by calling or emailing Regina Murphy by noon the day before at 342-4800 or Bring three dozen mini muffins to enter. No full sized muffins, please! Bring a copy of your recipe along with entry to the market kiosk no later than 7:50am. Complete guidelines for entry can be found online at

Watch the market calendar for a complete schedule of hot foods at the market, musicians, and special events. Also found on the website are guidelines for becoming a market vendor and a directory of current market vendors.

Markets continue twice weekly in the parking lot at 7th and Merchant in downtown Emporia through the end of October. Wednesday markets begin at 5pm, and Saturday markets begin at 8am. Shop early for the best selection.