The Market kicks off monthly event this Sunday

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- Newtown Macon is hosting a new event that will take place every third Sunday of the month.

A monthly Farmers and Makers Market will offer a variety of local products and services such as crafts, food, and artisan items.

Emily Hopkins, director of Place at Newtown Macon, says NewTown Macon won a grant from the Downtown Challenge Fund of the Community Foundation of Central Georgia. The grant allows them to host a monthly market to increase access to food for residents who live downtown.

“About 15 vendors have signed up for the Sunday festivities,” Hopkins said.

Event information

When:  The Market starts Sunday, September 15 at 11 a.m. and ends 2 p.m.

Where:  Between the block of First and Second Street downtown.

Admission:  Free and open to the public.

During The Market, Dean Brown and the Dubshak Band will perform.

Vendors for the September market include:

  • Rocking Chair Ranch
  • Jail Creek Farms
  • Green Hearts and Crafts
  • Good Boy Goodies
  • Celestial Mind and Soul
  • Bon Bon Macon
  • DkDesigns4
  • The Bearded Bee Homestead
  • Le Elegant Macaron
  • Li’monz Sips-n-Dips
  • The Savvy Smoker
  • The Sassy Alpaca
  • ChemScentsations All Natural Body Products
  • Macon Metal Works
  • Bone Creek Farms
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