KENNEDY PLAZA FARMERS MARKET REOPENING: 10th ANNIVERSARY SEASON
Long Beach, NY – April 23, 2018 - City of Long Beach residents and visitors will welcome back the Farmers Market at Kennedy Plaza on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 9am to 2pm. The Market will open on Wednesdays starting May 16th from 9am to 2pm. The Kennedy Plaza Farmers Market is located at:
1 West Chester Street in Long Beach, New York
May 5 through November 21, 2018
Saturdays from 9am - 2pm
Wednesdays from 9am - 2pm
Sponsors and Vendors can signup at www.LIGreenmarket.org
Celebrating its 10th year, the popular market, features regional producers offering fresh products including vegetables, herbs, fruits, plants, baked goods, fish, shellfish, eggs, cheeses, pasta, pickles, fair trade coffee, gluten free products, and much more. This year the market will introduce new producers as well.
“We are very happy to welcome back any sign of spring this year and the producers want very much to be back in Long Beach,” said Program Director Bernadette Martin. “We have a few new products to offer, including Long Island grass finished beef shares from Acobonic Farm on Shelter Island. This year the market will have many events and cooking demonstrations that will offer family friendly fun.
The LI GreenMarket Inc. mission is to preserve open space and assist family farms by providing an opportunity for Regional Farmers, Horticulturalists, Fishermen and Local Food Producers to provide direct access of homegrown, fresh and nutritious foods to Long Island Residents.