New farmers market debuts on Franklin Street

Tampa Theatre’s resolve to support this city is inexhaustible, and this new pop-up farmers market on Franklin Street is a testament to that. The fresh event will feature Tampa Bay’s best small farms selling produce.

This market is in celebration of the film “The Biggest Little Farm,” which will screen at Tampa Theatre at 7:30pm on May 24.

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Posted by Tampa Theatre on Saturday, May 18, 2019

Festival favorite documentary garnering buzz

The documentary chronicles John and Molly Chester’s eight-year quest as they trade Los Angeles apartment living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with a sometimes unforgiving environment.

The farmers market takes place from 5:30-7:30pm. Confirmed community vendors include Bike/Walk Tampa Bay, The Tampa Bay Beekeeper’s Association, TrailBale Farm of Temple Terrace, Waldenponics and Whitwam Organics.

Featuring several local organizations

Franklin Street Farmers Market is free and open to the public. This is a one off event, but we hope to see more night markets at the theatre in the future. Click here to reserve tickets to the documentary.

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