Farmboat, Floating Farmers Market Details
Farmboat, Floating Farmers MarketFor the outdoor, water, boat and sun people! Please help spread the word. May 10, 2012 – organizers are holding an old fashioned indoor farmers market aboard the historic steamship “virginia v” moored at lake union park in/on south lake union.Also , vendors needed!! The virginia v is the last remaining survivor of a vast fleet of independently operated vessels that transported farm products around puget sound in the early 1900′s. The farmboat winter market at lake union park will open on thursdays starting may 10, from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm. The market will feature a variety of local foods and crafts appropriate for the farming season. There will be vendors selling fresh produce, gourmet foods, crafts and more. Every market will host maritime folk music entertainment too. The ship will be staying at the dock so shoppers can arrive and depart anytime during market hours.