Happy Mothers Day Yakima Farmers Market Opens Sunday
Fresh fruit and produce and live music. Just some of the many things featured at the Yakima Farmers Market that opens in downtown Yakima on Sunday, Mothers Day. The market is located at 3rd Street and Yakima avenue. Market Director Don Eastridge says for the first time this year in addition to the Sunday market they will be open a farmers market on Tuesday nights in downtown Yakima. Eastridge says the market will be held behind the Capital Theater on 4th Street beginning July 23. It is an evening market from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday night through the end of September. Eastridge says it is a test market “we want to see if it is popular with Yakima residents. “ He says if people like the idea the Tuesday market may become permanent.
This Sunday, Mother’s Day, the market will feature live entertainment with an Elvis impersonator.