Wilkes-Barre City Farmers Market Opens June 27th

Mayor Tony George is happy to announce the opening date for the 2019 Wilkes-Barre City Farmers Market. The Market will open at 10AM on Thursday, June 27th at 10:00 AM on Public Square in downtown Wilkes-Barre. The Market will continue each Thursday from 10:00 AM through 4:00 PM through November 14th . Thank you to our sponsor Geisinger Health Plan!

Special Events during the Farmers Market include:

  • June 27:
    • Opening Day Ceremonies Hosted by Mayor Tony George
    • National Anthem performed by John Shemo from Geisinger Health Plan
  • July 25: Children's Day
    • Child Safety Information from Wilkes-Barre City's Police, Fire, and Health Depts.
    • Sordoni Art Gallery
    • Mary Baker-Story Teller & Singer
    • Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins "Tux"
    • Dunkin' Donuts' "Cuppy"
    • Story time and activities with the Osterhout Library
    • The Luzerne County Literacy Council
  • August 1: Veterans' Appreciation Day
  • September 26: Luzerne County Active Aging Day
    • Information from the Wilkes-Barre City Health Department & Area Agency on Aging


Performances are from 12:00-1:30 PM


  • June 27 Mother Nature's Sons
  • July 11 Dustin Douglas
  • July  18  Don Shapelle and the Pickups
  • July 25 Mary Baker
  • August 1 Zayre Mountain
  • August 8 Beck with Baker
  • August 15 Vine Street Duo
  • August 22 Whiskey & Woods
  • August 29 Cruise Control
  • September 26 Stanky & the Coalminers

The website link is: https://www.wilkes-barre.city/special-events/city-sponsored-events/pages/farmers-market

The Facebook event link is: https://www.facebook.com/events/2068182790156345/