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City of Renton Celebrates the 13th Season of the Renton Farmers Market Renton Farmers Market opens Tuesday, June 3

May 27, 2014

For more information contact:
Carrie Olson
, Farmers Market Coordinator, Community Services 425-430-7214
Preeti Shridhar, Deputy Public Affairs Administrator 425-430-6569

RENTON: Shop to your heart’s content at this year’s Renton Farmers Market where you will find farm fresh produce, flowers, baked goods, seafood, meat, honey, and so much more. With 60 vendors each week, everyone is sure to find something!

Located at the beautiful Piazza Park in downtown Renton (3rd Avenue South and Burnett Avenue), Renton Farmers Market runs each Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. , beginning June 3 through September 30.

Weekly events at the market include the “Taste of Renton” featuring one local restaurant dishing up samples from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.; the ever-popular Kids’ Patch, offering fun projects for the little ones; live entertainment from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.; and Master Gardeners on hand throughout the growing season.

New for the 2014 season: artisans and crafters will be at our new expanded location, just across Logan Avenue from the Piazza Park.
For up-to-the minute news and happenings at the Renton Farmers Market, “Like” Renton Farmers Market on Facebook and follow us on Twitter (@RentonFarmersM).

Free parking is available to shoppers for two-hours in the City Center Garage with entry on Second Avenue.

The Renton Farmers Market is sponsored by the City of Renton with generous help from volunteers at the Piazza Renton. The 2014 season is co-sponsored by King Conservation District, the Renton Marketing Campaign, and Group Health Cooperative. Thanks also to the Friends of the Renton Farmers Market, Qualstar Credit Union, Plum Tree Park Apartments and McLendon’s for their support.

For more information about the Renton Farmers Market, please visit the website at www.rentonfarmersmarket.com or call Carrie Olson at 425-430-7214.