Jackson Park Community Association
Press Release

Jackson Park Farmers Market Starts June 9

The farmers market will feature fresh fruits, vegetables and plants along with a food truck and prepared food.

By - Jun 9th, 2016 07:18 am
Jackson Park Farmers Market

Jackson Park Farmers Market

Milwaukee – Jun 9, 2016 – The Jackson Park Farmers Market, in partnership with Milwaukee County Parks and the Jackson Park Community Association, is set to launch for the second consecutive year this June at Jackson Park on Milwaukee’s South West Side.  

The second year Farmers Market starts Thursday, June 9, and will feature fresh fruits, vegetables and plants along with a food truck and prepared food. The first Market of each month with feature local craft and non-food items, including soap, environmentally friendly storage bags and kitchen items. The Market will run on Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. through September 29 at Jackson Park, adjacent to the lagoon on the KK Parkway between 35th street and 43rd street.  

“The Jackson Park Farmers Market offers a diverse selection of local products and fresh, healthy food in a family-friendly setting,” said Tim Kenney, Jackson Park Farmers Market Committee member. “Our second year is already shaping up to build on the success of last year, with more entertainment, kids’ activities and a wider range of vendors.”

The Jackson Park Farmers Market is currently seeking vendors of locally grown produce as well as locally made non-food items relevant to the Market. Space at the Market is limited. For more information, interested parties should contact jpfarmersmarket@yahoo.com.  

Jackson Park Farmers Market website www.jacksonpark.us/farmers-market

Follow the market on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/JPFarmersMarket

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