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Memorial Day weekend Market

  • Old Town Farmers' Market 835 East 1st Street North Wichita, KS, 67202 United States (map)

Eat a Farm-to-Table brunch at In Season Bistro, listen to great live music, take part in a FREE yoga session and find a large selection of ingredients for your Memorial Day weekend cookout! 
This three-day weekend is an opportunity to remember lost loved ones and those who died in active military service while simply taking a break from the day-to-day monotony of your fast paced life. 

9-10 Free Yoga Session by Limitless Yoga Studio on the front porch of the Museum of World Treasures

9 - Children's Storytime and Sing Along with Peter Mader at Falling Star Concessions
This week's story is Abiyoyo by Pete Seeger
Abiyoyo is a story based on a South African folktale. After being
“ostracized” from town for playing too many tricks on people, a
magician and his son use their unique talents to save the town.
When a giant named Abiyoyo comes to the village, a magician’s
son uses his ukulele to get Abiyoyo to dance so fast that he falls
down, and then the magician makes the giant disappear! 

10-12 Live music by Green Flamingos 
Playing what they refer to as "acoustified rock and pseudo-electrified folk." Consisting primarily of guitar, ukulele, cajon, and great vocals, with upright bass, drums, and piano thrown in here and there, The Green Flamingos play many different varieties of music, from classic rock and oldies to current rock and pop, from classic country to folk and Americana. By taking familiar songs and transforming them into a distinct and unique acoustic-Americana style, along with young ears, The Green Flamingos are perfect for an audience of any age.

OTFM accepts SNAP! Families and individuals with SNAP/EBT benefits may use those to purchase fresh, local food from all participating vendors. SNAP Benefits can buy foods such as: breads and cereals, fruits and vegetables, meats, and eggs. Stop by the Information Booth to convert your benefits into Market tokens. In addition, individuals using SNAP benefits at the Market are eligible for up to $25 in free Double Up Food Bucks matching tokens to be used to purchase fruit and vegetables.

- Stop by the Information Booth for a cup of The Spice Merchant - Wichita’s Original Gourmet Coffee Roaster organic coffee, ice water, or Market-infused water! Coffee and water are free if you provide your own reusable mug. Compostable, eco-conscious cups are available for $1.

- Reduce waste: remember to bring your reusable bags or purchase our upcycled, reusable mesh produce bags for only $1.00 ea. If you forget your reusable bag, there are reusable Boomerang Bags available in two locations at the Market. Feel free to take one, but be sure it boomerangs back to the Market next week!

- Help OTFM’s egg vendors (Muddy Boots FarmOrie's Farm FreshSerenity Farm CSA and One Feather Farm) by bringing in your used egg cartons.

Angry Pepper SalsaBelle & Buddy's KitchenSarah Jane'sHolmes-Made SalsaSerenity Farm CSA and Good for a Change Bakery all welcome jar returns from their customers and a few offer discounts! 

-Recycle your wine bottles with Lisa at tlc designs. 

-Buttons, snaps and children’s shoe re-purposing can be found at Kathy’s Quilts & Crafts.

Earlier Event: May 19
OTFM @ Farm & Art Plaza
Later Event: June 2
OTFM @ Farm & Art Plaza