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National Farmers Market Week at the Waco Downtown Farmers Market
August 11, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Join us in celebrating our Waco Downtown Farmers Market as part of the National Farmers Market Week! Keep Waco Beautiful will be launching a new recycling initiative at the Market. Act Locally Waco will be collecting donations for the Solid Gold Neighborhood School Supply Power Drive. McLennan County Master Gardeners will be providing information on how to grow your fall garden, and the Waco Downtown Farmers Market will be selling cotton produce bags to transition customers into more sustainable (and plastic-free) shopping experiences while supporting local producers and farmers! Stay tuned for more events and specials for the day!
- Free “I love my market” tattoos and Free Garden Seeds (from Grow North Texas) at the Welcome Booth
- Veggie and Fruit painting with Time Out Sitters
- Fall Gardening Demonstrations by McLennan County Master Gardeners
- Market Recycling Project with Keep Waco Beautiful
- Solid Gold School Supply Drive with Act Locally Waco
- Misting Tent by Bare Bucha
- Vendor specials and samples throughout Market
Hours on Saturday for the months of July and August will be 9 am – 12 pm because of the heat. Regular hours of 9 am – 1 pm will resume in September.
Special thanks to those listed above and others who contribute to this resource for our visitors.
Event Submissions are accepted for events in the Waco area only (McLennan County).