Good news for produce lovers in Yorktown.
The 12thannual Yorktown Market Days launches for the season on Saturday, April 14, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., according to a release.
As a new feature this year, the market will participate in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, which provides nutrition help to eligible low-income individuals and families. Qualified participants can buy tokens with their SNAP-EBT cards and use them at participating vendors.
The weekly markets will run rain or shine through Oct. 27, except May 5 and Oct. 6.
The opening lineup for April 14 includes a performance by the Fifes and Drums of York Town, music by Phil Poteat, a cooking demonstration from Chef K Cooking, and food trucks, vendors and local artists.
Free parking is available at the Riverwalk Landing parking terrace, York Hall, York-Poquoson Courthouse, the County Administration Building and other public parking lots.
Information about Yorktown Market Days is available by calling 757-890-3500.