Watauga Farmers' Market opens
by Anna Oakes
The Watauga County Farmers' Market, in operation since 1974, opens for the 2013 season this Saturday, May 4, from 8 a.m. to noon. at the Horn in the West parking lot in Boone.
Saturday markets continue weekly until November.
The market features locally grown and raised produce, meats, breads and pastries, prepared foods and organic items, as well as fresh flowers, local arts and crafts and more.
Children's events, cooking demonstrations, live music and other special activities take place throughout the season.
Cash and debit and EBT cards are accepted. For more information, call (828) 355-4918 or visit http://www.wataugacountyfarmersmarket.org.