May 3rd, 2014 Craft Bazaar & Farmers Market

Craft Bazaar @ Central Sarasota Farmers Market

CSFM-WeeklySpecials-201400503This week will be another Central Sarasota Farmers Market, Craft Bazaar. Please join us as we host area artists, craftspeople, and artisans offering an array handcrafted and one-of-a-kind products.

Special Offers & New Items

Blueberries are in abundance, along with Athena cantaloupe and juicy white peaches.

We’ll have free samples this week from The Happy Pickle, somthin’ special from Baja Boys Grill, and Belle’s Beignets.

Other Farmers Market News

Phillippi Farmhouse Market – End of Season

phillippi-farmers-marketThis Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 marks the end of the season for the Phillippi Farmhouse Market. In just 5 years, the Phillippi market has grown to become an extremely popular farmers market in our area. It is also one of the only markets happening mid-week. This Wednesday will be the last time to visit the Phillippi market until October! They are located at 5500 S. Tamiami Trail (Just south of Sarasota)

Downtown Sarasota Market Hits 7000 “Likes”

FarmersMarket-facebookJoin us in congratulating the Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market as they break past the 7000 mark of Facebook “Likes”.

The Happy Pickle and Gentle Olive Expands

Deb Beyer, pickle and olive vendor, started at the Central Sarasota Farmers Market a couple of short months ago (end of February..) and just last week she expanded into the downtown Sarasota Farmers Market. Congratulations Deb!

The Incredible Edible

Edible-Cover-spr14Our very own Mary Arndt from Blissful Essence and Tim Brown from Brown’s Grove are included in this quarter’s Edible magazine.

Mary is featured in an article titled, “ Farmers’ Market Finds

Tim is interviewed in an informative article discussing the impact of citrus greening: a bacteria negatively impacting the nations citrus farmers.