Saxony Market Presented by Community Health Network opens June 2nd
Featuring A Fun-Filled Atmosphere, Entertainment, Produce & Specialty Vendors
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Saxony Market Presented by Community Health Network opens June 2nd Featuring A Fun-Filled Atmosphere, Entertainment, Produce & Specialty Vendors
FISHERS, Ind. (May 22, 2012) - Saxony Market, a local fresh produce farmers market located in the Saxony development, will open for the season on Saturday, June 2, 2012.
Saxony Market, presented by Community Health Network, is located at 131st Street and Olio Road and will feature fresh produce and a variety of specialty vendors. Saxony Market, which is now into its third season, provides an outdoor forum for family and friends alike to gather, shop, share ideas and enjoy. All vendors are Central Indiana businesses and farmers. Saxony Market will be open Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. from June 2 until September 29.
Zeck’s BBQ, Wilson Farms, Big Wood Trees, Dang!Tastic Catering, Fair Farm and Produce, Girod’s Produce, Oberweis Dairy and Texy Mexy are some of the many local vendors confirmed for this year’s market. Vendors will sell fresh produce, including seasonal fresh vegetables and fruit, meat products (pork, sausages, hams, pulled pork, and beef) along with specialty items including coffee, jellies, jams, salsa, pasta and a variety of baked goods. This year Saxony Market will also offer a selection of organic produce.
“Saxony Market has been a great success.” Sean McKinnies, Senior Vice President of Saxony Management Company. “It connects neighbors with one another and gives local vendors a platform for distributing their product to the community.”
Weekly entertainment at Saxony Market will feature live acoustic music from Indy’s finest local bands and children’s activities. Festivities planned for the June 2nd kick-off include: tethered hot air balloon rides by Midwest Balloon Rides and live music by Klarc Whitson of Zanna-doo and Jai Baker.
“Saxony Market is the perfect blend of shopping and entertainment. Each week there will be great produce vendors, local artisans, along with live music and special events. There is absolutely something for everyone.” Candi McKinnies-Shreve, Marketing Manager of Saxony Management Company.
Saxony Market Special Events Schedule:
June 2 – Market Season Opener – tethered hot air Balloon rides
June 16 – Public Safety Days - featuring the Fishers Police Department and Fishers Fire Department
July 14 – Kids’ Day
July 28 – Corn Day – featuring the Hamilton County Clover Kids
August 11 – Shakespeare @ the Market – featuring the Fishers RenFaire
August 18 – Cupcake Day - featuring Gigi’s Cupcakes
August 25 – Health and Wellness Day - sponsored by Community Health Network
September 15 – Pet Day
September 29 – Market Season Closer
According to Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA), a global leader in innovation and commercialization for food, fuel and fiber product, ISDA believes Indiana farmers markets are the cornerstone of Indiana farming and encourages Indiana citizens to support local farmers markets.
For Saxony Market promotions, hours of operation and information visit; www.saxonymarket.com or Facebook© at: www.facebook.com/SaxonyMarket or follow Saxony Market on Twitter© @SaxonyMarket.
Saxony, utilizing “new urbanism” principles in its design, is a 750-acre development that spans both sides of I-69 and Exit 10 in Hamilton County. At build-out, the $1.5 billion project will include a mix of corporate office, retail, entertainment, civic, multi-family and single family uses, all set within a framework that is home to leading edge companies such as Community Health Network, Helmet Inc., IU Health, Ball State University, STAR Financial Bank, Verus Partners, The Wesleyan Church Foundation, Performance Marketing Group, and leading retailers and an affluent, vibrant workforce. www.saxony-indiana.com
Ranked among the nation’s most integrated health care networks, Community Health Network has more than 90 sites of care and nearly 500 integrated physicians throughout central Indiana. This includes Community Hospitals East, North and South in Indianapolis and Community Hospital Anderson; The Indiana Heart Hospital, part of Community Heart and Vascular; Indiana Surgery Centers; Community Physicians of Indiana; Community Home Health Services; MedCheck walk-in care centers and MedCheck Express convenience clinics; employer health services; nursing homes; and other health care facilities. Community Health Network is committed to getting you well and back to your life. For more information about Community Health Network or to find a physician, call 800-777-7775 or visit eCommunity.com.
Candi McKinnies-Shreve (317) 770-1818