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Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Opens for Season on May 10

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Opens for Season on May 10

 

The popular Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market, featuring nearly 40 vendors selling fresh, seasonal and local produce and products, will kick off its 15th season from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 10! A program of the Elmwood Village Association, the market will be held every Saturday, rain or shine, through Nov. 29. 

Providing musical entertainment on May 10 (weather permitting) will be Don Z. from 9:30 to 11 a.m., followed by the Buffalo Urban Music Project from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The market also welcomes two community groups this Saturday, including the D'Youville College School of Pharmacy and Tutor Doctor. 

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market to Open on Saturday, May 10

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market to Open on Saturday, May 10

 

Several new vendors, talented local entertainers and two Wellness Weekends held in partnership with the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo will highlight the 2014 season at the Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market. The selling season kicks off on Saturday, May 10, and runs through Saturday, Nov. 29. Hours at the open-air venue in Buffalo’s Elmwood Village are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine.

Please note that the market will begin the season on the east side of Elmwood Avenue, directly across the street from its usual location. The move is expected to be temporary and is due to lawn maintenance.

Vegetable, Fruit and Flower Share Programs Return to Farmers & Artisans

Vegetable, Fruit and Flower Share Programs Return to Farmers & Artisans

 

As the weather slowly improves and we enter the local growing season, Farmers & Artisans in Snyder is now offering its third annual vegetable, fruit and flower share programs. Available for pick-up on Tuesdays or Thursdays at the store, the programs will run from June through October.

Consumers may sign up for one or all shares, and discounts are available when you sign up for multiple shares.  

Lewiston GardenFest Now Accepting Applications

Lewiston GardenFest Now Accepting Applications

While the weather outside might still be frightful, the Lewiston Garden Club is already thinking spring with plans underway for its 9th annual Lewiston GardenFest on Saturday, June 21 and Sunday, June 22 along Center Street in Lewiston. Applications for both vendors and for local residents interested in showcasing their gardens are now being accepted.

“Gardeners and landscape enthusiasts of all skill levels from throughout the region and Southern Ontario regularly attend the Lewiston GardenFest,” said Barbara Landree, chair, Lewiston GardenFest. “From visiting with our vendors, touring Lewiston’s local gardens and talking with the gardening experts, festival attendees come away with a whole new set of ideas for beautifying their own personal spaces.”

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Announces Annual Poster Competition

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Announces Annual Poster Competition

The Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Board of Directors is holding its fourth annual poster contest to promote the outdoor market’s 2014 season. Entries for the poster competition are due by 5 p.m. Friday, March 7. Whether you’re a student studying the arts, a professional graphic designer or just someone with a creative streak, you’re invited to submit your design for an 11x17-inch color poster that accurately reflects the feel of the Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market. 

All entries should contain — but are not limited to — the following copy content:

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Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Lists Aug. 24 Events

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Lists Aug. 24 Events

 

The Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market, a popular Western New York tradition featuring nearly 40 vendors selling fresh, seasonal and local produce and products, is open for the 2013 season! 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. 

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Lists Aug. 10 Events

Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market Lists Aug. 10 Events

The Elmwood-Bidwell Farmers Market, a popular Western New York tradition featuring nearly 40 vendors selling fresh, seasonal and local produce and products, is open for the 2013 season! 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. 

Providing musical entertainment on Saturday, Aug. 10, will be singer/guitarist Don Z. from 8:15 to 9:45 a.m., followed by the duet of Dan & Leanne from 9:45 to 11:15 a.m., and Birdie Cree from 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The market also welcomes several community groups this Saturday, including Friends of the City of Buffalo Animal Shelter, the SPCA, Precious Paws, Lexington Co-op and the BAVPA Band Boosters.