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Ballston Farmers Market Starts Today

by ARLnow.com — June 28, 2012 at 1:15 pm 3,454 7 Comments

The grand opening of the revamped Ballston Farmers Market will kick off at 3:00 this afternoon.

The market, which is now managed by FRESHFARM Markets and sponsored by the new Ballston Business Improvement District, will be held Thursdays from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Welburn Square, through October 25. The square is located between N. Stuart and Taylor Streets, across from the Ballston Metro station.

Today’s grand opening will feature live music from local rockabilly group Jumpin’ Jupiter.

Per the Ballston BID, the merchants planning to offer their products at the market include:

File photo. Disclosure: Ballston BID is an ARLnow.com advertiser.

  • Louise

    Hooray!

    • lorenzo

      i love… tomatoes

  • Andy

    So yuppie.

  • Washingtony

    Is the government mandated broccoli available for purchase here?

    • DarkHeart

      Dick Friedman?

  • Brian

    Was just at the fair and it was kind of .. dead. Just not many vendors at all, esp compared to last year

  • Ballston-ian

    Weren’t tons of vendors, but I did like what I saw. Especially the pickle guy. Nice to see something a little different. And green tomatoes, which looked pretty good.

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