Looking for some tomatoes, a jar of honey or a handmade gift? Check out these four farmers markets for local produce and crafts this weekend.
The Hudson Farmers Market on Carmichael is open from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through October in the Faith Community Church parking lot. The market features about 30 local vendors including vegetables, fruits, meats, baked goods and more.
The New Richmond Farmers Market at the Heritage Center is open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Vendors sell fruit, vegetables, flowers, crafts, baked goods and more.
The River Falls Farmers Market provides locally grown produce including vegetables, fruits, flowers, honey, meat fish and more, from a 35 mile radius of River Falls. The market is open Saturday’s from 8 a.m. to noon and Tuesday’s from 3-6 p.m. in the Dick’s Fresh Market parking lot.
Just over a year ago, the Roberts farmers market started with just 5 vendors. Quickly, that grew to 15 vendors, twice a week, providing local products from within a 30 mile radius. Stop by the market Saturday’s from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or on Wednesday’s afternoons 2-6 p.m. at the Roberts Congregational United Church of Christ.
Other things to do
Our Neighbors' Place Yard Sale
Our Neighbors' Place, a River Falls nonprofit that supports folks in finding sustainable living, will be hosting a freewill donation yard sale today, Thursday, Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 122 W. Johnson St.
You'll find adult clothing, shoes, bedding, kids stuff and more.
'The Red Velvet Cake War'
It is the last weekend to grab a ticket for the FishTale Players production of 'The Red Velvet Cake War.' Friday, Aug. 27 and Saturday, Aug. 28 at 7 p.m. you can purchase a $12 ticket at the door of the Unitarian Universalist Society of River Falls.
Sign up for an on-campus vaccine clinic Monday, Sept. 30 and Wednesday, Sept. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Falcon's Nest at the UW-River Falls University Center.
"Vaccinations are not required, but by choosing to get vaccinated you are helping keep campus a safe place to live, learn and work," states a UW-RF Facebook post about the clinic.