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NEWS FLASH! April at the CFM

NEWS FLASH: In April the Coppell Farmers Market returns to a weekly schedule after a successful winter season!

More than thirty vendors provided groceries to the Coppell community through the winter months. Big thank you to customers who showed up on the poorest winter weather days.

Celebrate with us on April 14th, when we’ll team with ecoCoppell’s Earthfest, and April 28th, when we’ll host a special market day that caters to kids (details below).

Visit every Saturday this month to discover the best fruits of the season and new vendors. Customers are already enjoying spring delicacies, like strawberries and asparagus.  Grocery shoppers will choose from twenty-four ranchers and farmers this spring; that’s five more than last year.

Among familiar products (superb meat, egg, and dairy, just harvested vegetables and fruits, and grocery staples) these items are new to the lineup:

  • Handmade bagels
  • Kombucha
  • Homemade hummus, Mediterranean dips, and pita chips
  • Pickled cucumbers, brined in local craft beer

See What’s Fresh for an up-to-date, weekly listing of produce.

April Event Details: 

  • Saturday, April 14th: ecoCoppell Earthfest is an interactive community event, a celebration of Coppell’s commitment to the environment and an entertaining and educational experience! We’re most excited about the day-long farm and earth friendly program from Just Picked TX that features two CFM farmers, plus acclaimed chefs and hands-on garden education for kids. Other activities include: crafting with upcycled materials, live music performances, face painting and lawn games, and paper shredding service.
  • Saturday, April 28th: Food Day for Kids will be a whole market day dedicated to teaching the significance of food and farming in our daily lives. Join us for free, kid-centered activities, like: petting zoo, cooking demonstration, garden activities, and make-and-take crafts. First 300 participating children receive a $3 veggie voucher to spend at the CFM!

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