5-story development proposed in Ann Arbor’s Kerrytown district
ANN ARBOR, MI — A new five-story development is proposed in the Kerrytown district in downtown Ann Arbor. Local developer MAVD is teaming up with local condo builder Tom Fitzsimmons on the roughly 33,600-square-foot project behind the Detroit Street Filling Station vegan restaurant and across from the Ann Arbor Farmers Market.mlive.com
Parent group to rally for safe return to schools in Ann Arbor Saturday
A sign for Ann Arbor Reasonable Return is posted next to the Ann Arbor Farmers Market on Dec. 9, 2020. ANN ARBOR – Ann Arbor Reasonable Return, a grassroots organization founded by local parents, will be holding a rally on Saturday in downtown Ann Arbor in support of Gov. The group, which also goes by A2R2, is made up of parents and medical professionals. The rally will begin at noon at the Ann Arbor Post Office at 200 E. Liberty St.“The community is urging Ann Arbor Public Schools to follow state guidance and finally offer the safe in-person option they advertised to the community at the start of the year,” read a press release. More than 500 parents have already petitioned the district, and the advocacy group presented a letter from more than 130 area doctors and pediatric nurses recommending a safe return to in-person learning.
Today’s the final day of our 12 Days of Giving to make your holidays brighter
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Get excited: It’s Day 2 of our 12 Days of Giving
It’s now Day 2 of our Twelve Days of Giving! We are hoping to make your holidays a little brighter by giving away $500 in cash each day for twelve days, along with bonus prizes. Host Jason Carr spoke to Stefanie Stauffer about all the local products available at the farmers market. The market has been open for more 100 years and has numerous local vendors who have been with the market for more than four generations. To learn more about the Ann Arbor Farmers Market, the location and hours, click or tap here.
Kerrytown District KindleFest canceled over pandemic concerns
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – This year’s KindleFest has been canceled due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns, according to a message on the Kerrytown District Association website. It is hosted by the Kerrytown District Association and brings artisans, vendors and hundreds of attendees to the Ann Arbor Farmers Market for a traditional German-inspired outdoor Christkindlmarkt. In addition to artisan and crafted goods, the evening KindleFest is known for traditional foods, mulled wine, music and a visit by Santa. As part of the event, downtown businesses in the area stay open late into the evening. “Our members encourage you to stay safe during this unprecedented time!," states the website.
Ann Arbor author pens “100 Things To Do in Ann Arbor Before You Die”
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Having lived in Tree Town for almost 40 years, author Patricia Majher knows a thing or two (or 100) about the city. Her latest book, “100 Things To Do in Ann Arbor Before You Die” is an ode to adventures in Ann Arbor combining townie favorites with touristic go-to’s. It’s easy to put a dent in your wallet while out-and-about in Ann Arbor, so Majher made sure to include free activities and family-friendly spaces, like the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum or the Creature Conservancy. From around-the-world-eats to free entertainment, the back of “100 Things To Do in Ann Arbor Before You Die” offers itineraries for those looking to explore theme by theme. “100 Things To Do in Ann Arbor Before You Die” can be found at Nicola’s Books, Bookbound and online here.
Here’s how to use SNAP benefits at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Community members with an active EBT/Bridge card can purchase food through the Ann Arbor Farmers Market. According to the Ann Arbor Farmers Market website, those using SNAP dollars just need to swipe their food assistance card at the market office window. Previously, Double Up program tokens were limited to $20 but the Ann Arbor Farmers Market suspended that limitation so community members can stretch their food assistance benefits even further. The Westside Farmers' Market and Pittsfield Farmers Market also support food assistance programs including the Bridge Card and Double Up Bucks programs. The Ann Arbor Farmers Market is open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays at 315 Detroit St.Related:
Ann Arbor Farmers Market, Ann Arbor park facilities closed through April 5
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The Ann Arbor Farmers Market facility and city park recreational facilities will be closed through April 5. According to a news release made by the City of Ann Arbor the closure will start Saturday, March 14, and is being done to mitigate risks regarding COVD-19. A Facebook post on the Ann Arbor Farmers Market page confirms the closure. Park facility recreational events are canceled but the parks themselves are not closed. City Council and Planning Commission meetings will be held as planned but members of the public are encouraged to attend digitally through live-streamed meetings.
In photos: Ann Arbor’s KindleFest and Midnight Madness
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Every year, hundreds of shoppers fill the Ann Arbor Farmers Market and Kerrytown area during the annual KindleFest celebration. Organized by Kerrytown District Association, the Christmas Market coincides with Midnight Madness, a time where shops and small businesses in the downtown area stay open until midnight. (Sarah M. Parlette)Shoppers browse the wares of small businesses during the 2019 KindleFest. (Sarah M. Parlette)Carolers singing holiday tunes at the 2019 KindleFest in downtown Ann Arbor. (Sarah M. Parlette)Children pose with giant snowmen on 4th Ave. (Sarah M. Parlette)Downtown Ann Arbor during Midnight Madness.
Experience cooking demos, harvest festivities, Halloween at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market in October
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Commemorating 100 years of Washtenaw County farmers and their produce goodness, the Ann Arbor Farmers Market is celebrating the spookiest month of the year with a cooking demo, harvest festivities and a Halloween-themed celebration. Edible WOW Cooking DemonstrationOct. 1611 a.m. to 1 p.m.Frita Batidos founder chef Eve Aronoff will perform a cooking demo with ingredients from A2 Farmers Market vendors. Harvest FestivalOct. 197 a.m. to 3 p.m.Join Farmers Market vendors in getting into the autumnal spirit with fall-favorite produce and products. Hang out at the Farmers Market for some pumpkin decorating, face-painting and tick -or-treating with GIVE 365 volunteers. For more information about each event, visit the Ann Arbor Farmers Market website.
Final food truck rally of season rolls into Ann Arbor Farmers Market
Food truck rallies will return to the Ann Arbor Farmer's Market from May to October. Photo | Meredith BrucknerANN ARBOR - With the fall weather comes the end of Food Truck Rally season at Ann Arbor Farmers Market. Enjoy the last Food Truck Rally Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and enjoy your last chance to "get outside for dinner" with family, friends and neighbors. Brother TruckersNosh Pit DetroitDelectabowl Food Truck & CateringFood Truck & Catering Shimmy ShackMI DrinksBearclaw Coffee CompanyRain is in the forecast during the event, so be sure to dress appropriately with a raincoat and/or umbrella. All About Ann Arbor is powered by ClickOnDetroit/WDIV.
Ann Arbor Farmers Market to host 11th annual Glass Pumpkin Fest
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - On Oct. 19 and 20, see glass pumpkins of many shapes, sizes and colors at the 11th annual Glass Pumpkin Fest in the Ann Arbor Farmers Market. The American Jewel 2019 signature pumpkin that will be available at the 11th Annual Glass Pumpkin Fest in Ann Arbor. The Glass Pumpkin Fest is one of the oldest glassblowing shows and sale festivals. A photo of glass pumpkin making at the 2018 Glass Pumpkin Fest. The Ann Arbor Farmers Market is at 315 Detroit St.All About Ann Arbor is powered by ClickOnDetroit/WDIV.
Summer is coming to an end but the fun is just beginning in Ann Arbor...
Dog Swim allows you to bring your dog out for a swim in Ann Arbor at Bird Park pool. Entry is $6 for Ann Arbor resident dogs and $7.50 for non-resident dogs. The event takes place Wednesday, September 4th and Thursday, September 5th from 3 pm to 8 pm. Food Trucks are rolling into the Ann Arbor Farmers Market every Wednesday through October. To find out about more fun event in Ann Arbor visit allaboutannarbor.comCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Good eats, drinks, live music at Ann Arbor Farmers Market Food Truck Rally Wednesday
ANN ARBOR - It's the second to last month to "get outside for dinner" this season at Ann Arbor Farmers Market. Enjoy fare from more than 15 food trucks, live music with MG Bailey and kids' activities on Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. in Kerrytown. Schedule of events:5 to 8 p.m. - Food Trucks and Live Music by MG Bailey. 9 p.m. - Sundown movie "A Star is Born" begins in the Farmers Market lot. Brother TruckersNosh Pit DetroitDelectabowl Food Truck & CateringShimmy ShackMI DrinksBearclaw Coffee CompanyAnn Arbor Farmers Market is located at 315 Detroit St.All About Ann Arbor is powered by ClickOnDetroit/WDIV.
August Food Truck Rally at Ann Arbor Farmers Market to feature circus, sundown movie Wednesday
A woman performs at the June Food Truck Rally at Ann Arbor Farmers Market on June 5, 2019. (Photo: Meredith Bruckner)ANN ARBOR - Is it just us, or is the Ann Arbor Farmers Market pulling out all the stops this summer? On the first Wednesday of each month May through October, the Ann Arbor Farmers Market hosts its popular Food Truck Rallies -- now featuring dry, sparkling mead from Blm Meadworks. Brother TruckersNosh Pit DetroitDelectabowl Food Truck & CateringShimmy ShackMI DrinksBearclaw Coffee CompanySchedule for the evening:5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Food trucks and live music by West Park Music Society. All About Ann Arbor is powered by ClickOnDetroit/WDIV.
July events include magic, Zingerman's Roadhouse cooking demo at Ann Arbor Farmers Market
ANN ARBOR - The Ann Arbor Farmers Market is celebrating 100 years this year, so it is going big when it comes to family-friendly events this season. From the "Market Kids, Come Play!" July 24From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Ann Arbor District Library will be leading fun kids activities like button and pompom making and 3D pen experimentation. About the Ann Arbor Farmers MarketThe Ann Arbor Farmers Market brings farm-fresh produce to the community every week of the year. All About Ann Arbor is powered by ClickOnDetroit/WDIV.
Ann Arbor Farmers Market Celebrates 100th Birthday
The Ann Arbor Farmers Market is celebrating 100 years! There are so many things the Ann Arbor Farmers Market offers fresh food, healthy local produce and a chance to meet the farmers and artists who grow and make what youre buying, says farmers market manager Stephanie Willette. The markets official centennial celebration is on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, and features a performance by the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra. Learn more at the Ann Arbor District Library, which hosts a market archive all summer. Meet at the marketThe Ann Arbor Farmers Market is located at 315 Detroit St. in Ann Arbor.metroparent.com