Owen County Farmers Market presents live music every Saturday. Come shop for locally grown produce and handmade crafts while enjoying the sounds of local entertainment. We are kicking off the season with ‘Straight Davis’ on May 2nd, 2015 starting at 10:00am following our Opening Ceremony and Prayer which begins at 9:00am.
Looking forward to a summer filled with local family fun, the Owen County Farmers Market schedule of events include the Rise-n-Shine 5K June 6th, Pioneer Day June 20th with ‘High Sierra’ on stage at 10:00am, Blue-Eyed Bel and the Big Bad Wolfe (Rockabilly/ Midwestern Blues) July 4th, Kids Day Costume Parade July 25th, Open-Mic August 8th, plus educational activities and demonstrations on “How To” projects such as Food Canning etc. With much more to come.
Seeking Musical Entertainment & Workshop Demostrations
We are currently scheduling individuals and groups to provide live entertainment at the farmers market during the market. The market will provide $25 per entertainer to a max of $75 for groups, plus a tip jar is available. If you are a musician who is interested in performing on stage at this years Owen County Farmers Market, please contact Carrie to sign up. You are also welcome and invited to come sign-up at our annual vendor meeting on Saturday April 11th at 4:00pm located at the Farm Bureau Building in Spencer or come find us at the “Showcase of Owen County” on Saturday April 25th from 10:00am-2:00pm at the 4-H fairgrounds.
We are also looking for organizations or volunteers to do an education workshop or demonstration during the market season. These workshops could be on gardening, crafts, cooking, raising livestock, nutrition or any educational topic related to the market goals of fosters the connection between our food, our culture, our land and our environment. Contact Amy at 812.821.0373 to schedule a workshop.