Ironton Farmers Market open in honor of holiday
IRONTON -- The Ironton Farmers Market will celebrating Independence Day on Saturday, July 5, with a free concert at the market.
The "County Road 6 Band" will play from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
The market vendors will be offering their normal produce, baked goods and homemade products as usual from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. The market will also be open on Thursday, July 3, and Friday, July 4, so you can load up on fresh produce for your 4th of July picnic.
"The market has been growing each week and we're expecting an overflowing venue the rest of the season," Market Manager Sam Heighton said in a news release. "Ironton is a very special place. Whether you come on Thursday, Friday or Saturday you'll find the same market products and friendly experience you've learned to expect."
The Ohio University Southern Art Collaborative will also be at the Farmers Market again this weekend, on Saturday only. Children can make a work of art and take it home with them.
The Ironton Farmers Market is located at 220 S. 2nd St., in the train depot area of downtown Ironton. It is sponsored by Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital.
The Herald-Dispatch welcomes your comments on this article, but please be civil. Avoid profanity, obscenity, personal attacks, accusations of criminal activity, name-calling or insults to the other posters. Herald-dispatch.com does not control or monitor comments as they are posted, but if you find a comment offensive or uncivil, hover your mouse over the comment and click the X that appears in the upper right of the comment. If you do not want your comment to post to your personal Facebook page, uncheck the box below the comment.