OSWEGO, NY – Jennifer Hill, executive director of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce, announced the Oswego and Fulton farmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ markets will be opening for the season.
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œOur farmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ markets are one of our most anticipated events,ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â said Hill.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œOswego Market Manager, Gail Goebricher, and the members of our farmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ market committees are putting the final touches on what promises to be an another enjoyable season for both the Oswego and Fulton farmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ markets.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â
The Oswego FarmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ Market, which is held on West First Street in downtown Oswego, opens tonight and will continue each Thursday from 5 ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ 9 p.m. through Oct. 9.
The Fulton FarmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ Market, held Saturdays from 8 a.m. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ 1 p.m. in the Canalview Parking Lot on Route 481 in Fulton, will open for the season on Saturday and continue each Saturday through Oct. 25.
ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œWe are looking forward to continuing our tradition of offering our communities an outstanding farmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ market experience,ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â said Goebricher. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œOur farmersÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ markets are a great place to purchase fresh picked seasonal produce and connect with your community.”
For more information on the Oswego and Fulton markets, contact Goebricher at the chamber office, 343-7681.