2nd Saturdays: Artisan & Farmers Market

 

screen-shot-2016-10-20-at-4-33-27-pm

OVERVIEW

Our Market, now in its fourth year, has added a Farmer’s Market component to its offering through partnership with the Forney Downtown Business Association. From March through November artisan-made crafts, children’s art making activities, great food, acoustic music played by local musicians and now seasonal farm goods appear in Downtown Forney for the community to enjoy and shop. 2ndSaturdays also plays host to special community partner activities such as the Annual Nonprofit Volunteer Fair, and Terrell Animal Alliance Adoption Days.

Market Hours: 9AM-2PM

Location: 210 E. Board St. (Grounds of the Old Murray Cotton Gin)

 

Follow 2ndSaturdays: Artisan & Farmers Market online and on social media!

www.Forney2ndSaturdays.com

www.facebook.com/Forney2ndSaturdays/

Twitter Handle: @Forney2ndSat

 

HOW THE MARKET OPERATES

Market is managed by the 2ndSaturday committee which oversees vendor recruitment and communications, special market day activities, site management, event advertising and marketing.

Committee Meeting Schedule: Quarterly

 

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

Vendors

To become a market vendor please contact Krista Harrington, vendor coordinator at: vendors@forney2ndsaturdays.com.

Volunteer

To volunteer on a upcoming market date please contact Charlotte Gilmore, volunteer coordinator at: karlotta1934@gmail.com

Join the Committee

For information on joining the market committee please contact the Arts Council at 972-388-6181 or artscenter@forneyarts.org.