Jimmy Mason, at left, chats with Lisa Werkheiser, who purchased a basket of tomatoes from Mason during Saturday’s final Market in the Park. Local growers, bakers and canners offered late-summer vegetables, as well as sweet treats, plants, honey and more. The crowd was strong during the event’s earliest stages but had dwindled by mid-morning.
Local grower Jimmy Mason, left, set up shop at Market in the Park Saturday, July 8. A Crestview couple, at right, stopped by as they passed through town. The next Market – the last one scheduled for this year – is Saturday, August 12.
If you heard rain early Saturday morning, June 24, you may have thought Market in the Park would be a washout. But you would have been wrong. Gardeners and vendors turned out with loads of fresh produce and vegetables, canned goods and green plants. The market was not quite as spread out as it is sometimes. They set up shop around the center part of the park, away from the…
Atmore Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Market in the Park continues this Saturday, June 24, from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Heritage Park. Local and area produce and vegetable growers, bakers, canners, growers of plants and others will be selling their wares. To become a vendor or to get more information, call 251-368-3305.