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May 22, 2013
2011 Edgebrook Farmer's Market
by Press Release
Join us in the Edgebrook parking lot every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for our annual Farmers Market. This event runs until October 26th. Dozens of local vendors display their highest quality vegetables, fruits, sweet treats, flowers and plants at the longest running Farmers Market in the area.
The Edgebrook Farmers Market will team up with Simple Elegance-Personal Chef Services (June 15th & 22nd), Egg Harbor (July 13th & 20th) and Mary’s Market (August 10th & 17th) to continue our unique cooking demonstrations. Come and taste the freshest crop samplings, while our guest chefs cook special dishes and educate on the importance of eating fresh, local fruits and vegetables. Inka Pirka music group will also be here to play on select days.
The Rockford Rescue Mission will have bins available at the Edgebrook Farmers Market all season long. Anyone who wishes to donate goods can drop them off in the bins located near the manager table at the market. Thank you for helping us give back to many families in Rockford who are in need. Please visit our website at www.edgebrookshops.com to sign up for our monthly e-newsletter with more information and view our events calendar.
“We are ready to kick off another fun season at Edgebrook with our Farmers Market. It is our privilege to be able to increase awareness regarding healthy eating and have a chance to participate with the Rockford Rescue Mission to collect goods for people in need. Let’s make an impact together, Rockford!” states Andrea Mandala, Marketing/Events Coordinator.