2016 Mercer Island Farmers Market Season Starts Sunday, June 5th!

Mercer Island Are you excited for the return of the Mercer Island Farmers Market (MIFM)? We sure are!! The first market day of the season is this upcoming Sunday, June 5th, at Mercerdale Park.

Beloved MIFM programs will be back again this season! Check out the list:

  • Children’s Table: volunteers offer hands-on activities to help enhance children’s understanding of healthy eating, gardening and nature.
  • Master Gardeners: volunteers are part of the WSU Master Gardener program. They offer advice to gardeners every market day.
  • Music: live music is featured, adding to the friendly, lively atmosphere of the farmers market.
  • Tastings: opportunities to try foods sold at the market are offered several times a month during the market season. Tastings help educate the community about farmers market products, plus promote healthy cooking and eating.

Stay tuned for more details about what to expect on Sunday, June 5th. The current vendor list is located here. We’re excited to see two Windermere Mercer Island brokers sign on to be sponsors of the 2016 market: Anni Zilz and Peni Schwartz.

Photo credit: Skeeze,  Pixabay