Mayor George C. Brown reminds residents and visitors that the 2020 Wilkes-Barre Farmers’ Market will open tomorrow, Thursday June 25th on Public Square in Downtown Wilkes-Barre.
Mayor Brown will open the market at 10 AM. He will be joined by Miss Luzerne County Victoria Vespico who will be singing the National Anthem beginning at 9:45 AM.
The Farmers' Market continues every Thursday from 10 AM to 4 PM through November 19th.
The Farmers' Market will be subject to CDC and Pennsylvania Department of Health COVID-19 regulations and recommendations.
Farmers’ Market vendors will be required to wear face masks. As the market is outdoors, masks are recommended, but if social distancing is not possible, a mask is required. Social distancing and wearing a face mask is the best form of protection against the spread of coronavirus/COVID-19.
The Farmers Market will be a produce only market and there will be no food or craft vendors. The City will reassess types of vendors as the summer progresses.
The City is happy to welcome the following vendors: