PHOTOS: Farmers Market opens in Downtown Rockwall

Joey Boyd, Assistant City Manager, and Bethany Browning, Main Street Manager, kick off Rockwall Farmers Market on June 6, 2020. Photo by Blue Ribbon News.

ROCKWALL, TX – June 6, 2020 – Rockwall Farmers Market opened for the season today in the downtown square. The market runs from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Sept. 26.

The vision for the Rockwall Farmers Market concept is an effort to establish a connection between local farmers and consumers by offering the community high quality agricultural goods in a safe and healthy environment for everyone. With this in mind, Farmers Market has taken additional precautions in response to COVID-19 by implementing changes in procedures to maintain the safest possible market for all. CDC guidelines will be posted at the market, hand washing stations will be provided, face masks are encourage, and no samples or prepared food will be distributed.

Photo by Blue Ribbon News.
Photo by Blue Ribbon News.
Photo by Blue Ribbon News.
Photo by Blue Ribbon News.
Rockwall County Judge David Sweet addresses the crowd at the opening of Rockwall Farmers Market. Courtesy photo.
Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce Board Chair Katy Miller and Marketing & Communications Manager Shaun Kirkland and their families shop the Rockwall Farmers Market. Courtesy photo.

Blue Ribbon News staff report. 

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