MARKET -2017- EVENTS Follow on our Facebook page for updates on all things happening at the Market!
Sat. May 6 - Opening Day - “Springs A Bloomin” Lapeer County Master Gardener’s Annual Fundraiser Music (if weather permits) DUFB starts
Sat., May 20 – Veteran’s Appreciation Day Civil War artifact display
Sat., June 3 – Celebrations of Spring Flower Day at Market Lapeer Center for the Arts - Art On Nepessing St. Music, Basket drawing, etc.
Tues., June 6 – Farm Fresh Wellness Day! 10am - 2pm -----Market goes on the road to----- STONEGATE HEALTH CAMPUS next to Meijer on Demille Free community event Farmers Market - Select vendors from our Historic Farmers Market of Lapeer Fajitas with chips - Fresh made salsa Proceeds Benefit Alzheimer's Association
Sat., June 17 – 6th Annual Strawberry Festival FREE STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE - while supplies last Farm Day – Farm Animals, Lapeer Historical Society Displays, Music
Wed., June 19 – Library starts “Reading Time at the Market” 11am each Wed.
Wed., June 21 – Family Fun Day
Sat., July 8 – Kid’s Day / Fun for the whole family Karate and dance demonstrations, a clown, & karaoke
Wed., July 12 – Healthy Living Lapeer Executive Chef Eric Deason, the Executive Chef from McLaren Lapeer Regional Hospital will be with us for a cooking demonstration using farm fresh products. Discover and partake in a tour of our Historic Farmers Market of Lapeer
Wed., July 19 – Executive Chef Eric Schwark, The Executive Chef from Stonegate Health Campus, will be at market demonstrating some delicious recipes.
Wed., July 26 – Jams & Jellies Demonstration/Class by Chris Venema from MSU Extension - FREE
Sat., July 29 – Blues & BBQ Come down for an awesome day of Blues Music and delicious BBQ from Downtown Lapeer's own Woodchips
Wed., Aug. 2 – Blanching & Freezing Demonstration/Class by Chris Venema from MSU Extension - FREE
Also Wed., Aug. 2 - Executive Chef Eric Schwark from Stonegate Health Campus will be joining us again to demonstrate another delicious recipe
Sat., Aug. 5 – Gospel Music at the Market Join us for a day of music with Floyd Williet and Friends
Sat., Aug. 12 – Scripts Model A Restorers Club Antique Ford Model A Cars on Display Magic with Jim Alt / Historical Society Displays / Music
Sat., Aug. 19– Lapeer Days Downtown – Market Moves to Big Lots Parking Lot (for this day only)
Wed., Aug. 23 – Amazing Tomatoes Demonstration/Class. Learn what to do with your bountiful harvest by Chris Venema from MSU Extension - FREE
Also Wed., Aug. 23 - Executive Chef Eric Deason from McLaren Lapeer Regional Hospital will be joining us for another delicious demonstration
Wed., Aug. 30 – “Pickling - What to do with all those cucumbers" Demonstration Class by Chris Venema from MSU Extension - FREE
Also Wed., Aug. 30 - Executive Chef Eric Schwark from Stonegate Health Campus will be joining us again with another delicious recipe
Sat., Sept. 16 – Blues & BBQ & Classic Cars Come down for an awesome day of Blues Music including our own market musician, Julius Medina with Eddie "Blues" Barney, Jon "J" Nelson, Special Guest Mike Espy. Enjoy what's smokin' from Woodchips BBQ in Downtown Lapeer. Stroll down memory lane and view a collection of 40’s, 50’s and 60’s restored cars. BIG DAY at the market!
Wed., Sept. 27 - Chef Demonstration from Stonegate Health Campus will be joining us again with another delicious recipe
Wed., Oct. 11 - Chef Demonstration from Stonegate Health Campus will be joining us again with another delicious recipe
Sat., Oct. 28 – Trick or Treat Downtown “Pumpkin Fest” - Scavenger hunt for kids at the market. Free pumpkins at New To You, with pumpkin carving. Weather permitting, (10am-11am), Expert Pumpkin Carving Demonstration by Kent Becker near market pavilion.
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Sat., Oct. 28 – Last Regular Day of Market 9am - 3pm