Midtown Farmers Market5/13/2017
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Midtown Farmers Market
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - With summer just around the corner, the Midtown Association (MA) is pleased to announce exciting special activities happening in May at the popular and thriving Midtown Farmers Market.
Year Round Farmers Market!
Proudly sponsored by Sutter Health, the Midtown Farmers Market offers up to 90 farmer, grower and vendor booths bursting with fresh fruit, produce, and gourmet or locally made goods each week. The year-round market takes place on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on 20th Street from J Street to Kayak Alley.*
In addition to a convenient bike valet - perfectly timed for National Bike Month in May and presented in partnership with Sacramento Area Bicycle Advocates - guests to the Midtown Farmers Market can enjoy the following:
* May 6 at 11 a.m. - Chef Demo with Patrick Mulvaney, owner of Mulvaney's B&L
* May 13 - Second Saturdays with talented artisans offering hand-crafted specialty goods
* May 20 - Know Your Grow with hands-on food-related educational experiences
* May 20 - Scooter(r) the Spare the Air mascot will be on-site providing tips to reduce air pollution
"There's something fresh and new every single week at the Midtown Farmers Market," said Emily Baime Michaels, Executive Director of the Midtown Association. "With an always unique and upbeat Midtown vibe and nearly 100 vendors bursting with delicious local edibles, we love feeding curiosity about where our food comes from and exchanging culinary concepts with local chefs, growers, farmers and one another."
Originally launched in 2013, the Midtown Farmers Market continues to grow and evolve to reflect the dynamic and eclectic tastes of the surrounding neighborhood. The Market is highlighted by locally grown seasonal fruits and vegetables, specialty products and gourmet foods, great gift and garden finds in the mobile merchandise cart (every other week) plus plenty of dog and family-friendly patios for enjoying brunch.
Midtown Sacramento is both walkable and bike-friendly with parking available in nearby garages located at 1801 L Street or the East End Garage on 17th Street between L & Capitol plus various lots throughout Midtown.
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