Mayor George C. Brown will open the 2023 Season of the City’s Farmers Market, on Public Square on Thursday, June 29th at 10 AM. Dustin Douglas will sing the National Anthem as part of the opening of the market. The City thanks Diamond City Partnership for their generous donation to the Market. The Farmers Market will continue every Thursday through November 9, 2023 from 10 AM to 4 PM For more info, visit www.wilkes-barre.city/farmersmarket or the Facebook event page at https://fb.me/e/3O1YTtSEG.
Upcoming special days at the Farmers Market include Veterans Appreciation Day on August 3rd, Children’s Day on August 10th, Active Aging Day on September 14th, and Multicultural Food Day on September 21st.
Live music, presented by Geisinger, will be played between June 29th and September 21st. Schedule is as follows:
- June 29—Dustin Douglas
- July 6—Don Shappelle
- July 13—Crazy Chester
- July 20—The Crates Duo
- July 27—Mellifluous
- August 3—Gracie Sinclair
- August 10—Steve Gryb "The Pied Piper of Percussion"
- August 17—Teddy Young Duo
- August 24—Elephants Dancing Trio
- August 31—Tory V
- September 7—Adam McKinley
- September 14—John Stevens Polka Band
- September 21—Son De Tres
This season’s vendors include:
Farmers: Brace's Orchard; Broyan's Farm Produce; Dream Green Farm; Golomb's Farm and Greenhouse; Hoaglands Farm; Kessler's Orchard; Larry O'Malia Farms; Rowland's Family Greenhouses; and Zimmerman Farms
Food Trucks: Around the Table Kosher Food Truck; El Rey Azteca; Fiamma Rossa; Geraldo's Fresh Baked Pizza; Maddy’s Dog House; Mr P's Potato Pancakes; Notis the Gyro King; Sammy's Caribbean Grill; Sharif Express; Snooks Wing's and Things; The Ice Cream Truck; Yogi's Potato Pancakes; Webby's Concessions; and Wicked Pissah Lobster Company
Assorted Vendors and Nonprofits: Beekeeper's Daughter; Beta Bread Bakery; Bread Service PA; Candy Queen; CEO; Children's Service Center; Domestic Violence Service Center; Favorite Flavors; Geisinger; Jagger's Doggy Deli; Joyce Zhang; Luzerne County Children and Youth; Maternal Family Health Services; Rooted; Scentsy; Sordoni Art Gallery; The Rock Shop; Volunteers in Medicine; and Wyoming Valley AIDS Council/ Xceed America