The joy of biting into a juicy local peach, while enjoying the hot summer day at the park, is a pleasure hard to beat. Of course, Greenling makes sure your home pantry is stocked with wonderful local and organic produce, we also promote Texans to get out and experience local farmers’ markets. It is a great way to meet farmers, pick up some supplies, and enjoy some fresh air. This week’s local food happenings are in support for our local farmers and their markets. Check out some of the farmers we source from on our Farmer Heroes page. Don’t forget to bring your reusable bags! Happy Summer Eats from Greenling!
[AUSTIN] SFC Farmers’ Market at The Triangle
- FREE, Bring your market bags
- Wednesdays, 4 to 8pm
- 4600 Lamar (46th Street and Lamar), Triangle Park at The Triangle
The SFC Farmers’ Market is the largest (over 110 farmers and other vendors; three main markets established in 2003, 2007 and 2010. We are opening a fourth market March 20, 2012 as SFC Farmers’ Market East!
Check out the beautiful photos and reviews on Yelp.
[AUSTIN] Homesweet Homegrown Book Signing Party
- $15 includes a signed copy, an heirloom cocktail, and food crafted right from the farm!
- Wednesday, June 27, 6 to 8pm
- Springdale Urban Farm, 755 Springdale Road Austin, TX 78702
Join author Robyn Jasko and illustrator Jenn Biggs for an heirloom cocktail, tomato tastings, and great local fare from Pate Letelier & other HOPE FM vendors, served up by SOURCE Catering.
Check out the progress of the Amtrak Tour for the book project.
[SAN ANTONIO] San Antonio Farmers’ Pearl Market
- Free, Bring your reusable bags!
- Saturdays, 9:00am – 1:00pm (Rain or Shine)
- 200 E Grayson St San Antonio, TX 78215
Pearl is a culinary and cultural destination in San Antonio, Texas. As a dynamic and evolving environment, Pearl is committed to stewardship and learning. This historic gathering place is where everyone is welcome to eat, play, and learn along the banks of the San Antonio River.
Check out what people are saying about it on Yelp.
Be sure to check back regularly on the Greenling Community page for more updates and opportunities!