Five new vendors are joining the Four Seasons Market this Saturday, Dec. 19, as it moves indoors and extends its hours to 4 p.m. The market, which opens at 9 a.m., will be on the first floor of the buildings at the north end of the Park at Firewheel Town Center, next to the playground. The address is 305 Riverfern Avenue, and it’s next to the Parkside at Firewheel Apartments and Townhomes.
The new vendors, who will be joining the nearly 40 local farmers, craftsmen and specialty food makers at the market, include: Double Throw Down BBQ, with pulled pork sandwiches, smoked sausage, smoked turkey legs and other barbecue dishes; Down Home Spices, with a line of 16 proprietary seasonings; Rockin’ A B Designs, with children’s clothing and accessories;
Pamela Rabin Fine Art, with framed photos and artwork by award winning artist Pamela Rabin; and David Mars Photography, with a short collection of his work.Double Throw Down BBQ joins Brisket Heaven, Chapman’s Chile, Nana’s Bananas and Florine Bowman in offering market visitors something to eat as they shop, with Florine Bowman adding Parisian-style sandwiches and fresh-baked baguettes to the menu.
Here are a few of the special Christmas gift suggestions that will be available Saturday.
Peanut Butter Pyramids in distinctive packaging along with two and four-piece gift boxes in holiday wrapping from candy maker Sharla’s Sweets;
New haberno salsa from Robert’s Relish Barn
Dinner In A Bag, your choice of one package each of a soup mix, a bread mix, a dip mix and a muffin or brownie mix for just $18; Celebration Hot Cocoa, a peppermint-flavored, eight-serving hot chocolate mix packaged in shiny red foil $4.95; and a variety of holiday dip mixes, priced at three for $10 from Custom Café.
Holiday breads including pumpkin, banana nut and cranberry at 20 per cent off from Natures Best.
A hand made wooden gift box with two bags of sweet chips—one cinnamon and one chocolate—and two jars of sweet salsa—Strawberry Mango and Pineapple/ Banana/ Macadamia Nut—from the Dread Head Chef
Christmas gift baskets from Kitchen Pride Mushrooms.
Sale prices on Christmas-themed, attachable shoe & boot jewelry from Bev Sue Shoe Doos
Holiday necklaces and earrings, bookmarks with beads, wickless soy candles, and an array of sterling silver close-out earrings at unbelievable prices from Beaded Image
Dog gift baskets, “Whine”, and toys, along with biscuits and dehydrated treats from Biscuit Head Baking Co.
Ready-made gift bags and special gift boxes that can be made to order with any choice of Lavender products from Purple Ranch Lavender Farm.
Signed copies of Diane Box’s children’s book “Apples for Fred.”
For an up-to-date listing of the vendors who will be at the market Saturday, visit www.fourseasonsmarkets.com