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Watson’s to host first pop-up farmers’ market May 2nd

For those of us who are anxiously awaiting the opening of Champaign’s Farmers’ Market, you’re in luck, because Watson’s is kicking off the season by hosting the first pop-up farmers market on May 2nd.

The event will take place from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Check out the info from the Facebook event:

Get ready for the new season of the Champaign Farmers’ Market and Meet Your Farmers at The Land Connection first Downtown Pop-Up Farmers’ Market located in the alley adjacent to Watson’s Shack & Rail.

Enjoy Watson’s housemade cocktails & slushies while you peruse a selection of fresh spring veggies from Sola Gratia Farm, breads from Central Illinois Bakehouse, and flowers from Old Town Flowers to take home for later.


Chat with your local farmers and learn more about what’s on tap for the coming season.

****The Champaign Farmers’ Market returns May 16th in the parking lot at Neil & Main. EVERY Tuesday from 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM****

The Land Connection brings fresh, local fruit, vegetables, cheese, grains, fish, meat, honey, herbs, flowers, popsicles, and more right to the heart of Downtown Champaign every Tuesday through the end of October.

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