Broad Street Market Announces Events Calendar

July 16, 2014

Broad Street Market Corporation
1233 N. Third Street
Harrisburg, Pa 17102

Contact: 
Ashlee O. Dugan, COO, Broad Street Market
(828) 230 – 0451, broadstreetmarketmanager@gmail.com
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“Broad Street Market Announces Events Calendar”

Harrisburg, PA – The historic Broad Street Market (BSM) is hosting an array of outdoor events over the coming months spanning from July – October.   All events are free and open to the public.  Sponsorship opportunities are available for these events and other projects at the Broad Street Market.  The market is also actively seeking indoor and outdoor vendors, musicians and volunteers to serve as market ambassadors.  Contact the market manager to inquire about these opportunities. 

TGIF Lunchtime Concert Series
Grab your lunch at the market and have a seat in the courtyard between 11:00am – 1:00pm.  Concerts are every Friday and feature local musicians such as Chris Auxt, Versatility, Chris Gallaway and Nina Scarcia. 

Broad Street Market 3rd in the Burg
Market Bash!

Friday July 18 / 6pm – 9pm
The Market Bash will take place on the BSM courtyard and will feature prepared food and produce vendors including Apple Dumplings, Etc., Tortugas, Rosetta’s Chillidog, Fisher’s Deli and Donuts, Lil’s Pretzels and Candy Scramble, Green Ridge Acres, Harvest and Golden Gate Korea.  Music will be provided by ‘Almost Acoustic Stew.’

The Peach Jam:  A food revolution at the Broad Street Market

Saturday July 19 / 10am – 2pm
The Peach Jam is the kick-off event to launch FARMERS AT BROAD (FAB).  FAB is a producer-only farmers’ market that takes place in the courtyard at Broad Street Market every third Saturday of the month.  July 19, August 16, September 20, and October 18 are the dates for 2014.  The farmers vending at FAB are from within a 100 mile radius of Harrisburg.  Locally sourced food is good for us, the environment, the local economy and the farmers that grow it.  Come to FAB, meet your farmer, support the local food system and feel good about it!
The Peach Jam will feature:
•     Running Water Farm (produce, eggs), Lititz
•    Stony Creek Valley Farm (beverages), Dauphin
•    Three Springs Fruit Farm (fruit), Wenksville
•    Chicano Sol (produce), Blain
•    LEAF Project PA (produce), Newville
•    Village Acres Farm & Foodshed (produce), Mifflintown
•    Joshua Farm (greens), Harrisburg
•    North Mountain Pastures (meat), Newport
•    St. Thomas Coffee Roasters featuring Andrea's Cold Brew (beverages), Linglestown
•    Canning and bicycle powered smoothie demos by the LEAF Project PA
•    Lil's Pretzels (demo)
•    Gleaning Project of Central Pa (info)
•    Local Magazine
•    Up In Smoke BBQ (prepared)
•    The Greenhouse  & SC PA Food Systems Alliance (info)
•    Music by Vintage Brass from 10-11 and Ben & Billy from 11-2pm

Broad Street Market 3rd in the Burg
Discover Market Roots
Friday August 15 / 6pm – 9pm
Historic Harrisburg Association (HHA) and the Broad Street Market present a collaborative evening of food, music and historic photography for the August 14th 3rd in the Burg.  Hang out in the market courtyard and listen to some jazz and enjoy food from Broad Street Market vendors, then head over to HHA to see a display of photography that will transport you back in time.  Broad Street Market is getting back to its roots and is reviving the community hub and food center that it was in its hay day. 


Farmers at Broad (FAB)
Saturday August 16 / 10am – 2pm
FAB is a producer-only farmers’ market that takes place in the courtyard at Broad Street Market every third Saturday of the month.  August 16, September 20, and October 18 are the remaining dates for 2014.  The farmers vending at FAB are from a 100 mile radius of Harrisburg.  Locally sourced food is good for us, the environment, the local economy and the farmers that grow it.  Come to FAB, meet your farmer, support the local food system and feel good about it!

Deep Roots Fest
Saturday August 16 / 10am – 2pm
Deep Roots Fest is a celebration of the Broad Street Market’s history and legacy.  Broad Street Market is reviving itself as the community hub and food source that it once was and this celebration will happen simultaneously with our monthly outdoor producer-only farmers’ market.  Deep Roots Fest will feature a dozen local farm stands, locally made art and community organizations working to plant seeds of change in our community.  Join us on this special day to celebrate the market’s legacy and to propel it into a successful future!




The Broad Street Market’s mission is to serve as a
community hub that provides a safe,
clean and earth-friendly environment, that provides healthy locally sourced
and prepared foods and food centered educational opportunities to Harrisburg and
the surrounding region.  The Broad Street Market promotes, preserves and
celebrates its historical legacy and cultural diversity.
 
THE BROAD STREET MARKET HAS DEEP ROOTS.
Traditional.  Fresh.  Forward.

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