St. Alban's Episcopal Church Farmer's Market To Reopen June 20

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

St. Alban's Farmer Market, 7514 Hixson Pike in Hixson is Reopening for the summer.

"Please join us as we begin our market on June 20 from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. every Saturday.

"We will follow social distancing and sanitizing guidelines and strongly encourage customers to wear masks. Disposable masks will be available for $1 each. We also request keeping the number in your party to 1-2 adults when entering the marked off Market area." 

Check out the St. Alban’s church website for guidelines at saintalbanschatt.com/farmers-market.

To see if your favorite vendor is coming, check out their Facebook page the Thursday prior to each market.  

"We are also seeking additional produce vendors from local farmers and gardeners," officials said.


"If interested, contact Dan Sanders for information and/or an application at one of the following: saintalbanschatt.com/farmers-market, Stalbansmarket@gmail.com or 423-779-7828.


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