Closing Bell: Marcy Plaza Farmer’s Market Opens Tomorrow


The Marcy Plaza farmer’s market is kicking off its second season in Bed Stuy tomorrow with a full day of cooking demonstrations, music and dance performances, exercise classes and health screenings. The market will run from 10 am to 5 pm every Wednesday through the end of October. Shoppers can expect vendors from Bed Stuy Farm, Afrikan Zion Organic Roots Farm, Trinity Farms, and Abu’s Bakery. Kickboxing, conditioning and zumba classes will happen every Wednesday this summer as well, and you can check out the schedule here. Here’s the full schedule for tomorrow, from a press release:

10:00 am Opening of the Farmers Market
10:30 am Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
10:30 am – 11:30 am Cardio Kickboxing (West Plaza)
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Performance by the Noel Pointer School of Music
11:00 am Cooking demonstration by Chef Noah Sheetz
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Total Body Conditioning (West Plaza)
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Xmental, Inc. t-shirt workshop
1:00 pm Performance by Carnegie Hall’s NeON Arts
10:00 am – 5:00 pm Experience Vehicle will showcase the type of support EmblemHealth
provides to the community through health and wellness

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