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Auburn Farmers Market Opens Sunday

The Auburn Farmers Market opening day at Les Gove Park is this Sunday, June 6!

With approval from King County Public Health, the Auburn Farmers Market will be open Sunday, June 6, with fresh produce, fresh cut flowers, meat, cheese, honey, coffee beans, handmade masks, soap vendors, prepared food to go, and more!

Sundays, June 6 – September 19 | 10 am – 3 pm
Les Gove Park | 1140 Auburn Way S

www.auburnfarmersmarket.org 

In response to COVID-19, Farmers Markets across the nation continue to maintain modifications to keep customers, vendors, staff, and volunteers safe.

a graphic listing the farmers market rules. Information is contained in the article
source: City of Auburn

Following is a list of some of the changes:

Self-Screening Health Checklist:

All staff, vendors, and volunteers will be required to self-screen with a set list of health questions before they enter the Market.

Plan ahead for shopping

Customers are being encouraged to plan ahead and bring a shopping list for the Market. Click the link below for a list of vendors and products that will be at the Market on Sunday, June 6.

June 6 Auburn Farmers Market Vendor List

Mask Up

City staff are required to wear masks. The Market encourages customers and vendors to wear a mask as well.

Auburn Famrers Market Layout  – Go with the flow

The Market site is still at Les Gove Park, just off of 12th Street, slightly east from where it’s been pre-covid.

a map of the market
source: City of Auburn

There is just one entrance and exit to the market and a one-way flow of customers through the Market. If needed, the waiting line outside the market will be clearly marked for physically distancing and clear signage will guide customers through both the waiting line and the Market.

Vendor stalls are spaced six feet apart and markings on the ground indicate six feet from each vendor booth to help guide physical distancing requirements. Hand sanitizer will be available at the entrance and exit along with a hand washing station at the Market Informational Booth.

SNAP & EBT

The Market will continue to accept EBT and will be matching those EBT funds with SNAP Market Match. The EBT booth will be near the entrance of the Market for customers using EBT to get their tokens and then shop.

For full details and other frequently asked questions related to the revised Market operations, please visit www.auburnfarmersmarket.org and be sure to follow the market on Facebook!


The above is an announcement from the City of Auburn. The Auburn Examiner has confirmed the content of this announcement, but details are subject to change. 

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