Watauga Farmers’ Market ends Saturday
by Anna Oakes
Head to Horn in
the West for the final Watauga County Farmers’ Market of the 2012 regular
season this Saturday, Oct. 27, from 8 a.m. to noon.
winter season is knocking at the door, plenty of fresh greens, local meats,
baked goods and prepared foods — even tomatoes! — will be available from more
than 65 vendors.
children’s corner invites kids to make Halloween masks and paint pumpkins, and
Appalachian State University’s Sustainable Development program will present a
local food cooking demonstration.
The market will
return for two more weekends in late November. The special Holiday Markets on
Saturdays, Nov. 17 and 24, from 9 a.m. to noon. Stock up on holiday greenery,
décor, gifts and treats for special meals.
For more information, visit http://www.wataugacountyfarmersmarket.org or call (828) 355-4918.