On July 4, The Ward 8 Farmers Market opens for the season on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The market is in the parking lot behind Martin Luther King Elementary School, 3200 Sixth St. SE.
The market is open until the Saturday before Thanksgiving. In addition to cash and debit cards, vendors proudly accept SNAP benefits, WIC and Senior Vouchers. Learn more at ward8farmersmarket.org or follow them on Twitter at @W8FarmMkt