Produce Picks for October 20

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Produce Picks for October 20

Each week, our farmers and produce vendors want to let their customers know about some of the special, seasonal items that they will have available for purchase on Saturday. These are just a few of the delicious fruits and vegetables that they will have to offer. Aqua Organics: Organic Lettuce Mix, Kale, Mustards, Mustard Spinach, Cucumbers, Flowers, Bok Choy, and more! Eco Farm: Arugula, Long Beans, Okra, Wild Purslane, Cranberry Hibiscus, Avocado, Starfruit, and Israeli Basil Erendira: Asparagus, Herbs by the...

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Summer Hours and Summer Fun!

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Summer Hours and Summer Fun!

Every Saturday in June and July, we are open 8am-1pm. So get there early before the Market heats up and the vendors close up at 1pm! More Market Fun: Free Bounce House, 9:30am-12:30pm A Piece of Free Fruit for Kids (Stop by the Market Information tent to pick up a yellow token!) Summer Flea Market with Great Deals and Unique Finds Summer Kids Market with Young Entrepreneurs We are closed for the month of August. We re-open on Saturday, September...

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Now Accepting Applications for the 3rd Annual Summer Kids’ Market!

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Now Accepting Applications for the 3rd Annual Summer Kids’ Market!

Is your child a budding artist, inventor, or creative salesperson? Give them an exciting new outlet for their entrepreneurial aspirations and urge them to apply for the Downtown Farmers Curb Market’s 3rd Annual Summer Kids’ Market! This summer, we want to provide young entrepreneurs a place to test their wares and learn and practice sales and marketing techniques. They can make real money and feel what it’s really like to be a business owner. HOW IT WORKS: Submit your KIDS’ MARKET application....

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2nd Annual Summer Flea!

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2nd Annual Summer Flea!

Do you have antique, re-purposed, gently used, or vintage items that you’d like to share with Market customers? Now’s your chance at the First Annual Summer Flea at the Downtown Farmers Curb Market! HOW IT WORKS: Submit your SUMMER FLEA application. Fill out the online application, and once approved, you’ll receive an email with the Summer Flea vendor agreement. This will explain all the rules for the Market, etc. We will have 10 spaces for Summer Flea vendors, and they will be placed on a first...

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How to be a Vendor

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How to be a Vendor

The Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market is open every Saturday, 8-2, September through July, on the 200 & 300 blocks of N. Kentucky Avenue. We emphasize handmade, homegrown, wholesome products, with a few exceptions that are carefully controlled.  For this reason, not all vendor applications are accepted. Careful consideration is given to the product mix at the Market as well as products that might compete with our Bricks & Mortar Downtown neighbors. Highest priority is given to produce and other high...

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Fresh Access Bucks Program Continues in 2017-18 Market

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Fresh Access Bucks Program Continues in 2017-18 Market

The Downtown Farmers Curb Market is pleased to be a part of the Florida Organic Growers’ (FOG) application for the Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) grant which will award our market $10,000 worth of Fresh Access Bucks for the 2017-2018 Market year. Please see the Florida Organic Growers’ press release for more details about the grant. We would not have been included in the grant proposal as an existing FOG market without the generous donation from MOSAIC to get us started in 2015.  The seed...

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Welcome to the Market’s New Web Site

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Welcome to the Market’s New Web Site

It’s finally here! At last the Downtown Farmers Curb Market  has its own web site! Take a few minutes to look it over and tell us what you think.  You can send us comments via email on the connect page. Our goal is to keep you updated with the markets current vendors. You can view the vendors by category or alphabetically.  The vendors provide the information about them you see on this site. So if you think a vendor needs more information, let them know! We also provide detailed information on how to become...

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