Date(s) - August 18, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Music by Kaia Schomburg, fresh local produce and artisan foods, the area’s finest arts and crafts, and the Northfield Public Library Book Bike, all at Riverwalk Market Fair this Saturday, August 18th.
Local farmers have early summer produce including fresh-picked romaine, green and red butter lettuce, Swiss chard, arugula, kale, kohlrabi, fennel, rhubarb, spinach, radishes, green onions, garlic scapes, peas, potatoes, zucchini, cilantro, broccoli, and herbs, as well as local soil-grown tomatoes, and handmade natural soaps. Artisan foods include fresh-baked breads, delicious sweet and savory pastries, cookies and cupcakes, jams and jellies, and locally roasted coffee. Jewelry, fiber art, watercolor paintings, photography, glass art, and pottery are among the fine arts and crafts for sale. All arts and fine crafts are original work, designed and created by the artists. For a complete list of vendors scheduled for this Saturday, visit www.RiverwalkMarketFair.org.
Featured Farmer: Pheng Yang Produce
Naturally-grown vegetables of every variety are the specialty of Yang Country Vegetables. Mama and Papa Yang personally hand-tend their entire 16-acre garden which, at peak, supplies 70% of the produce at nearby Lakeside Supper Club. Son, Pheng Yang, runs their vegetable stand which is open four days per week and their stand at Riverwalk Market Fair on Saturdays. They always have an abundance of vegetables for sale on Saturdays, make sure to stop by.
Featured Arist: Seams Knotty
Gretchen Fierke makes accessories for both men & women, plus some children’s accessories. She tries to find fun and vibrant fabrics to make a simple item stand out. After moving to Northfield in 1999, she began teaching preschool at Northfield Montessori and has for the past eleven years.
Kaia Schomburg to play August 18
Kaia is a young lady who enjoys playing songs that you’d hear in a coffee house, acoustic covers of her favorite pop songs, and lastly, she likes performing original music that she has created, it’s an amazing way for her to express herself and share her passion.