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New Farmers Market Hosted by Montverde United Methodist Church

Posted on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1:18 am

A new outdoor Farmer’s Market has enthusiasts checking out the fresh produce, seafood, baked goods, homemade foods and handmade crafts and other goodies every Wednesday in the Town of Montverde’s Kirk Park.
Whether you are gathering food to prepare meals at home or wanting to grab some delicious food prepared to order on-site, or looking for unique crafts and gift items, the Mid-Week Market at Montverde, A Community Market with an International Flavor, is a pleasant surprise in south Lake County.
The market, which is hosted by Montverde United Methodist Church, welcomes visitors from far and wide. The Town of Montverde provides the venue for the community market. The event is free and everyone is invited to experience a relaxing, calming atmosphere with the bonus of an outstanding farmers market filled with excellent choices to make the visit memorable.
The Mid-Week Market at Montverde, sponsored by Arellano Realty, is comprised primarily and foremost by professional vendors from throughout Central Florida, each handpicked, well-vetted and invited to participate in the Market.
“We have opportunities to add a few outstanding professional vendors to compliment our selection of quality entrepreneurs”, said Market co-manager Carl Gordon. Those who wish to apply should contact Gordon (1-407-485-7313) or Ron Smart (1-405-204-0839).
The Market is every Wednesday from 11:00am to 6:00pm in Montverde’s Kirk Park. Montverde is just east of Clermont and just west of Winter Garden. The town is located on Florida’s Green Mountain Scenic Byway, CR-455, north of Highway 50 and south of Highways 19 and 561. Kirk Park’s address for GPS is 17436 Division St, Montverde, FL 34756. More information about the Market can be found on Facebook @montverdemarket. For information regarding Montverde United Methodist Church and its ministries, please go to www.montverdeumc.org or call (407) 469-3626.