Mercer Island Farmer’s Market, Sunday, 6/16

Farmers Market! What a wonderful grand opening last Sunday!! It was quite a hit!!

  • Sunday 6/16 at the MI Farmers Market there will be a music tent with the Hot Cider String Band! Expect dancing, singing and fiddler power!
  • At the Children’s table, hunt for slugs and snails and set a slug trap. Kids will be helping in the garden.
    • New this week Nixon Hill Container Gardens, just set out and enjoy. And, learn about the Seattle Chinese Garden.


Pie and Dessert Baking Contest Sunday, June 23rdmiyfs-bakeoff-no-date1

The Mercer Island Youth & Family Services (MIYFS) Advisory Board will host the second annual Pie Baking Contest at the Mercer Island Farmer’s Market on Sunday, June 23rd.  


Pies or desserts must be homemade, and include seasonal fruits; entries will be judged for flavor, texture, originality and presentation. Participants must deliver their entries on June 23rd with a handwritten recipe. Participants can enter as many pies or desserts as they like. A complete list of contest rules and entry forms can be viewed and downloaded here. For additional information, call Kim Richards or Cindy Goodwin at (206) 275-7611