Minneapolis Farmers Market – 2015

This Weekend At The Market!

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MARKET TALK: Raghavan Iyer, Saturday 10:30am

Host of Emmy® Winning TV Documentary Asian Flavors, Raghavan Iyer stops by the market this weekend for a special edition of our weekly cooking demonstrations.

 

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LIVE MUSIC: Cathie English, Sunday 10:00am – 12:00pm

A folk singer & song writer that dwells in Central Minnesota. Cathie is a self taught guitarist that had the good fortune to find a friend and mentor in Minnesota’s folk singer Peter Mayer. He taught her the finer points of the American Fingerstyle guitar. She released her first CD “Mary’s Garden” in 2014. You don’t want to miss her outstanding performance this Sunday!

 

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The Food Group: Produce Rescue Program Kicks Off This Weekend!

The Food Group, formerly Emergency Foodshelf Network, is partnering with Hunger Solutions Minnesota to collect surplus produce from farmers, vendors and customers at the Minneapolis Farmers Market to distribute to food shelves and meal programs in the Twin Cities metro area.

Produce Rescue will take place on Sundays beginning July 12 and will continue throughout the Minneapolis Farmers Market season. If you would like to donate excess produce, please visit the Produce Rescue tent or find one of our volunteers. Look for the bright orange “The Food Group” vests!

For more information, please visit thefoodgroupmn.org or call 763-450-3860.

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What’s In Season?

Sweet corn, apples, plums, raspberries, melon, blueberries, peppers, eggplant, onions, green beans, new potatoes, zucchini, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, squash, turnips, radishes and cucumbers have arrived and are rolling to the market in bulk! In addition, herbs, leafy lettuces, bok choy, baby beets, and swiss chard are expected to be on hand this weekend. You’ll also find farmstead products like eggs, cheese, poultry, bison meat, pork, beef, fish and honey, as well as cut flowers, sauces, soaps, pastries and breads.

CLICK HERE to see the seasonal growth chart…

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The Lyndale Market is open 7 days a week, Monday-Sunday from 6:00am – 1:00pm beginning April 25th and running through October. The Hennepin Avenue Market is open Thursdays from 6:00am-6:00pm beginning May 7th and running through October.

DIRECTIONS Use Google Maps to get directions.

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Our Lyndale Market is located at 312 East Lyndale Ave North, Minneapolis, MN 55405.

Our Hennepin Avenue Market is located on Hennepin Avenue between 5th and 10th streets.

Office Contact Number 612.333.1718