Drakes Branch Farmer’s Market to open
The Drakes Branch Farmer’s Market will open for its sixth season under the pavilion Friday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The market offers local produce and products to the citizens of Charlotte County and surrounding areas.
Vendors that are scheduled are as follows:
Long Ears Herbs – lotions, lip balms and a variety of other items
Goldman Farms – a variety of vegetables and flowers
Wildwood Berry and Produce – a variety of vegetables and flowers
Baking the World a Better Place – homemade goodies
Hazel Bowman Smith – Avon products
Charlotte County Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners – host plants and other garden plants
Brenda Seamster – silver jewelry
Winifred (Wendy) Dunn – handmade wreaths and décor
Sevina Craighead – crafts and 31 products
Marilyn Jones – cinnamon buns and yeast rolls
The market will be open every Friday from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. through the month of September.
Vendors may vary from week-to-week except for vegetable producers.