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Gift Basket Central returns

Gift Basket Central returns

The Davis Farmers Market’s Gift Basket Central is back, offering free baskets and wrapping of market items on Saturdays. Every Saturday until the new year, shoppers can compile items for custom gift baskets, and have them wrapped for free at the market’s Gift Basket...

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We celebrate community on Farmers Market Week

We celebrate community on Farmers Market Week

By Randii MacNear, executive director of the Davis Farmers Market Alliance What comes to mind when you think of farmers markets? Ripe seasonal produce, colorful flowers, freshly baked bread, music? While the Davis Farmers Market has a positive effect on your Saturday...

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2024 beer schedule for Picnic in the Park

2024 beer schedule for Picnic in the Park

May 1: Sudwerk Brewing Co. May 8: Dunloe Brewing May 15: Three Mile Brewing Co. May 22: Super Owl Brewing May 29: Sudwerk Brewing Co. June 5: Dunloe Brewing June 12: Three Mile Brewing Co. June 19: Super Owl Brewing June 26: Sudwerk Brewing Co. July 3: Dunloe Brewing...

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Chairs and tables return to Picnic in the Park

Chairs and tables return to Picnic in the Park

The community missed its lazy Wednesday evenings in Central Park – the music, food and family fun. The Davis Farmers Market listened, and found a way to bring back its beloved Picnic in the Park. The family-fun event is every Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m., May 17 through...

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Entertainment announced for Picnic in the Park

Entertainment announced for Picnic in the Park

The dance-party band Cold Shot will be the first musical group to play when the Davis Farmers Market’s Picnic in the Park returns on May 17. The family-fun event will be every Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m., May 17 through Sept. 13. A local band will play each night....

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Picnic in the Park returns May 17

Picnic in the Park returns May 17

The community missed its lazy Wednesday evenings in Central Park – the music, food and family fun. The Davis Farmers Market listened, and found a way to bring back its beloved Picnic in the Park. Starting May 17, Picnic in the Park will return, and continue every...

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Market open on Christmas and NY eves

Market open on Christmas and NY eves

The Davis Farmers Market will be open regular hours every Saturday during the holidays, including Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. It will be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 28. The Saturday market is bustling this time of year, with local crafters, holiday music and...

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Gift Basket Central returns on Saturdays

Gift Basket Central returns on Saturdays

After a two-year hiatus, the Davis Farmers Market’s Gift Basket Central is back, offering free baskets and wrapping of market items on Saturdays. On Saturdays in December, shoppers can compile items for custom gift baskets, and have them wrapped for free at the...

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‘Farmers Markets: Love at First Bite’

This 26-minute 2011 documentary stars the Davis Farmers Market