Champlin Farmers Market to open July 11

Champlin Farmers Market is in the final preparations to open next week. The market will be open every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. from July 11 through Oct. 17 in the Champlin Ice Forum parking lot. The focus of the farmers market is eating healthy, buying fresh and strengthening community. A variety of fresh fruits and vegetables will be available each week along with sauces, jams and other delectables.

To enhance the open air shopping experience, there are several special event dates on the calendar.

JULY 11: Free Plant Day sponsored by Lone Wolf Nursery

JULY 18: Environmental Resource Commission Day, free reusable totes at the ERC booth

JULY 25: Kids Day – tons of fun for the kids

AUG. 1: Cancer Survivor Day and Relay for Life – dress in purple

AUG. 8: Roasted Sweet Corn Day sponsored by Bruce Smith Farmers

AUG. 15: Craft Fair and Business Expo

AUG. 22: Kids Day – tons of fun for the kids

AUG. 29: Free open skate from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

SEPT. 5: Senior Day