61st Farmers Market to hold first outdoor event of the season

Staff Writer

The 61st Street Farmers Market returns outdoors this Saturday, May 14, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., marking the beginning of warmer weather and weekly markets.

The 61st Street Farmers Market is located between Drochester and Blackstone avenues and features dozens of local farms, bakeries and other organic and fresh vendors.

The outdoor market season will begin with chef tastings featuring seasonal and fresh ingredients from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. A free yoga session will also be offered at 11:30 a.m., and mats will be available for use.

As always, the market accepts LINK and Senior Farmers Market Coupons. The market matches LINK purchases to up to $25 per cardholder, per market day.