Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The Mange also relocated.
Construction of the American Greetings new world headquarters means the annual Farmers Market at Crocker Park has relocated. Emma Anderson, of the North Union Farmers Market said the market will move back to its 2011 location to the pad across from Trader Joe’s and First Watch restaurant on Market Street. The Farmers Market, which moved indoors for the winter, is back outside. It has become a perennial favorite at Crocker Park and is now in its 9th year. The Market opened Saturday, April 13, and will run every Saturday through Dec. 21 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. The “Mange” has also been relocated. “The Mange is a small urban garden and (growers) donate food raised there to a food bank,” Anderson said. “Some fruits, vegetables and they are taken …
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Market open on Saturday from 9 a.m. - noon
Spring is right around the corner, but so is the Farmer’s Market. Despite yesterday’s snow and cold, those seeking a little bit of summer in their week can head over to Crocker Park’s North Union Farmers Market Indoor Winter Market for fresh grown veggies and interesting finds. “It’s indoors at Crocker Park through March 16, from 9 a.m. – noon,” General Manager Emma Anderson said. In warmer weather, the popular outdoor Market at Crocker Park offers buyers plenty of Ohio grown and manufactured products. Located next to Aladdin’s Eatery, in the space that housed Santa’s Workshop in December, the quarters are close, but it gets the job done. “We have more than 20 vendors selling meats, cheeses and root vegetables,” Anderson said. “It’s a lot…
Saturday, April 14, 2012
The North Union Farmers Market will run through December.
The Farmers Market is back for another season at Crocker Park, but it's in a new spot on Union Street near Regal Cinema. The market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays, and starting in June, there will be a market open from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday evenings on Center Street. So head down and check out the wares from farmers in nine counties, and pick up some of the in-season produce like asparagus or rhubarb.
Thursday, November 3, 2011
Get out and have some fun on your time off!
St. Bernadette's Third Annual Artisan Affair St. Bernadette's third annual Artisan Affair will be 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday. There will be lots of handmade works from local artists, food, a raffle and more. Admission is $2 at the door. This event is inside, so it will go on rain or shine. Funds raised will support technology at St. Bernadette School and programs at The Gathering Place to support those touched by cancer and their families. North Union Farmers Market One of the last North Union Farmers Markets of the season at Crocker Park will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Check out the locally-grown produce and other handmade goods. Stop by and see what's in season! Dover UCC Holiday Earth Fair The Dover Congregational United …
Sunday, October 9, 2011
The Saturday farmers market at Crocker Park included ponies, a goat and more to celebrate the bicentennial.
A little bit of the country came to Westlake on Saturday at Farm Days at Crocker Park. In addition to the regular North Union Farmers Market, the event included free pony rides, an antique tractor display and a chance to buy the bicentennial cookbook Cooking With Memories. The event was a celebration of Westlake's farming history in honor of this year's bicentennial.
Friday, October 7, 2011
Don't waste the great weather this weekend!
Farm Days at Crocker Park Market The city, North Union Farmers Markets and Crocker Park are coming together to celebrate Westlake's bicentennial on Saturday morning. The Farmers Market will open as usual at 9 a.m., with extended hours until 3 p.m. At 11 a.m., the special programs start with wine tastings, a cooking demonstration by La Campagna, Life's Little Adventures Petting Farm, pony rides, chalk art, face-painting, antique tractors and live music from Burning River Jazz. Hayrides and Corn Maze at Pickering Hill Farms The family-owned farm is celebrating the arrival of fall on their 2-acre pumpkin patch and 1-acre corn maze all month! From noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, you can catch a free hayride out to the patch. The whole …
Thursday, September 8, 2011
Choose from some of these great events if you're looking to spice up the weekend.
Fall is upon us, and you can really feel the change in the air. But don't despair! Even though winter is coming, there's still plenty of time to get out and enjoy Westlake before the flurries start flying. PORTER PUBLIC LIBRARY'S FALL FESTIVAL Where/When: Porter Public Library / 2 p.m. Saturday Why Go: Drop in and celebrate the start of fall with Porter's Fall Festival. Kids ages 5 and up can do leaf rubbings and apple print crafts before getting a special treat. FALL INTO AVON Where/When: Country Store, 2536 Stoney Ridge Rd. in Avon / 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday Why Go: Celebrate the beginning of fall with the Fall Festival in Avon. There's a Scarecrow Competition and Auction. At The Taste of Avon, festival-…