Shop Grand Prairie Farmers Market as it opens for the 2014 season 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Market Square, 120 W. Main St. in downtown Grand Prairie.
Grand Prairie Farmers Market, featuring fresh produce weekly, will host a healthy chef demo, gardening education class, and The Summit Gardening Club plant sale on Saturday, March 29.
Also on March 29 at Market Square is the Get Fit GP 5K Run/Walk and "Chase the Chiefs" 1-Mile Fun Run with proceeds benefiting health related programs for youth of Grand Prairie ISD, Parks, Arts and Recreation, and the YMCA.
Opening Day Schedule
8 a.m. Mayor's Welcome and Farmers Market Opens
8:05 a.m. Race Warm-Up with Camp Gladiator (sign up for the Get Fit GP 5K and Chase the Chiefs 1-Mile Fun Run)
8:15 a.m. Chase the Chiefs 1-Mile Fun Run Start
8:30 a.m. Get Fit Grand Prairie 5K Run/Walk Start
9 a.m. Gardening Education Class
10:30 a.m. Healthy Cooking Demonstration by Chef Toye Releford
11:15 a.m. Award Presentations with Mansfield Medical Center
Grand Prairie Farmers Market, 120 W. Main St., is open 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays through December.