How do you plan to celebrate National Farmers Market Week? Head to the Farmers Market!

Saturday Aug 11 from 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on the corner of 3rd and Cedar Streets, Downtown Muscatine, the Muscatine Area Farmers will be throwing a National Farmers Market Week Celebration!

In addition to the fresh produce and local products available every week, enjoy live bluegrass music from Thady Ugander and a petting zoo for the kids!

The newest event “Taste the Market” will also be unveiled. Samples all of the goodness the Farmers Market has to offer, from baked goods to produce and more!

Now through October you can visit the Muscatine Area Farmers Market every Saturday from 7:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the corner of 3rd and Cedar Streets in Downtown Muscatine. You can also enjoy local shopping on Tuesdays from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. in the Muscatine Mall Parking Lot.

For updates on produce, deals and more information visit the Muscatine Area Farmers Market on Facebook at

Make plans to celebrate at the Farmers Market, this weekend!


Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.