It’s rare to have such mild, dry weather this time of year! We hope you’re getting to enjoy it outdoors and with loved ones. If you are looking for a fun, family activity to kick off your weekend, come explore our market! We have fresh flowers, face painting, bunnies to hold, and the freshest local veggies you can find (read further for What’s Fresh this week).
Have you checked out our expanded food court? This year we’re pleased to have Omar and his Taco Works Truck (from the Appleway food court), Dani from Lucid Roots with gourmet, vegan salads packaged to-stay or to-go, Mangia Catering‘s wood-fired pizza, the Big Dipper with charbroiled beef dip sandwiches with au jus, Zia Food Truck with green chili burgers, Big Pan Paella with Spanish-style paella, and a new vendor selling hand-made tamales!
Meet Ruben and Rachel.
They (along with their kids) own Spoonful of Sugar & Spice International Kitchen and are serving handmade tamales – using their own family recipe – at market this year. They’ve been a huge hit!
We invite you to find your favorite and kick off your weekend with lunch and live music among the pines!
FRESH THIS WEEK: Lettuce, Arugula, Salad Mixes, Peas, Broccoli, Baby Carrots, Rhubarb, Spinach, Kale, Chard, Beets, Dill, Basil, Green Onions, Shallots, Cilantro, Mustard Greens, Sunflowers, Plant Starts.
Live Music Featuring:
Saturday – Will Foster
Wednesday – Ed Graves
Power Of Produce Club Returns Next Week!
Only one more week until the Power of Produce Club begins at the market! In preparing for this year’s program, the Inland Northwest Food Network is thrilled to welcome Carol Behrens, our new PoP Club Coordinator, to our team. Carol is a desert native but has lived in North Idaho for over nine years. She also lived in Nebraska on a Nature Conservancy river preserve where she served as their Outreach Coordinator. After earning her Master’s degree in Elementary Education. Carol has taught many grades levels and is currently a physical education teacher at Skyway Elementary School where she also oversees their school garden. She has combined her love for educating children with her commitment to health and wellness. Carol is passionate about teaching her students that a healthy lifestyle does not have to only be achieved through traditional competitive sports. She also teaches her students that nutritious wholesome fruits and vegetables are an integral part of a healthy and happy life. Carol is looking forward to meeting you all and to supporting this wonderful program.
Elise Rowe says
We have a couple of dresses from dot dot smile that we want to sell. I was just wondering if you are allowed to sell dresses at the farmers market
Elise Rowe says
And if so what do we do to get into the farmers market
Sonja Chesla says
Also in the food court is Gitty-Up Go! Espresso that has been a food court vendor for 21 years at the Kootenai County Farmers Market. Always ready to make you that special Latte and incredible smoothie. Thanks to all the customers and vendors that have enjoyed my Yellow Mobile Espresso over the years. See you Saturday.
patricia workman says
I have sign up 3 times and does not go through. so give up. very disappointed.
Hi Patricia, We’re sorry that you are having difficulty with the sign up. We will check our records to see if you are on our list and if not, will add you to it.