|RP Farmers Market set to return June 7
The fourth annual Rohnert Park Farmers Market begins on Friday, June 7 and will take place every Friday in June, July and August from 5-8 p.m. in the north library parking lot at the corner of State Farm Drive and City Center Drive.
Once again this year, farmers including The Patch, Ortiz Brothers, EGB Farms, Fulton Creek Nursery and Farm, Neufeld Farms, Saetern Family Farms, Fruit Factory, Valley End Farms and Farmer John's, Aztec Dahlias and Roots of Creation Farm will be attending.
Some other participants include The Killer Baking Co., Full Circle Bakery, Baker Sisters and Bianchi's Bake Shop providing ice cream, brownies, breads, cookies and other amazing desserts, plus Nan's Gourmet, Home Maid Ravioli, Hector's Honey, The Hummus Guy and sautéed onions by Porky. Crafters on "craft row" including Wine Country Creations, C.K. Designs, Re-Jeans, Lorraine Merrida and Designs by Denise will be on hand.
Fairy Tale Animal Rescue will be back again this year, with their petting zoo with rescued barnyard animals and pony rides for the kids. Adjoining the market, up on the City Center Plaza, the "Party on the Plaza!" music series will be taking place.
The 2013 list of musical acts are: Soulshine Blues Band, June 7; Beatles Flashback, June 14; Crossfire, June 21; Levi Lloyd and the 50l Blues Band, June 28; Nothin' but the Brothers-with "Sister" Jane Fossgreen, July 5; the Sorentino's, July 12; Soul Fuse, July 19; the Poyntlyss Sistars, July 26; 7 Zins, Aug. 2; Twice As Good, Aug. 9; Stax City, Aug. 16; Rotten Tomatoes, Aug. 23; and C.T. Cruisers, Aug. 30.