Where Ward 8 Feeds Ward 8
We'll make it easy to restock that fridge.We know a lot of people had to toss a lot of food this week. At Ward 8 Farmers Market, we'll make it easy for you to find the food you need, and we do our best to keep it affordable.
2 GREAT LOCATIONS. Ward 8 Farmers Market opens this Saturday at 10 am - 2 pm at St. Elizabeth's Hospital East at the Chapel Gate, 2700 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. Parking is free across the street. A different set of farmers will be at THEARC 1901 Mississippi Ave from 9 am - 2 pm.
MAKING HEALTHY FOOD AFFORDABLE: At both locations,we will accept and DOUBLE SNAP, WIC, or senior vouchers. This includes our Maryland neighbors.
GETTING THERE: Both locations are linked by the Ward 8 Farmers Market Circulator Shuttlea free service that runs every 30 minutes through the Ward.
You Want Some Fun With That?At THEARC, Chef Carina Gervacio of Brainfood, will create smoothies using a bicycle powered blender (Take that Pepco! We can do smoothies without you.). No word on whether the bike and blender will be available for margueritas during the next blackout.
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