Strawberry Celebration and Pancake Picnic at the Greensboro Farmers Curb Market

Saturday May 16, 2015

Greensboro Farmers Curb Market, 501 Yanceyville St., will host a Strawberry Celebration and Pancake Picnic on Saturday May 16 from 8 am - 11:30 am on the lawn.

Delicious pancakes will be prepared by guest chef Alex Amoroso of Cheesecakes by Alex topped with fresh strawberries grown by market vendors.

Patrons can enjoy live music by Laura Jane Vincent from 8 am - 9:45 am followed by the Alderman's from 10:00 am - noon.  Hoola hoops and other children activities will be available on the lawn.

Fresh strawberries are available from Rudd Farm, Smith Farms, Byrley Gardens, Root Down, Sawyer Farm, Rural Farm, Farlow Farm, and George Smith of NC Seafood & Greenhouses.

Vendors across the market are creating specialty items inspired by this seasonal fruit:  strawberry bread by Margariette Graves, strawberry fried pies by Marie Fulp, strawberry pound cakes by Faye Gates, and strawberry jam by Rudd Farm.

The cost is $5 per plate with proceeds benefiting the Greensboro Farmers Curb Market and available while supplies last.

About the Market

Greensboro Farmers Market, Inc. (GFM) operates Greensboro Farmers Curb Market on behalf of the
City of Greensboro. GFM is a “501c3” nonprofit.  GFM provides greater

Greensboro with opportunities to purchase and learn about local foods in a
friendly and diverse socialsetting. GFM encourages and supports the growth of
local foods and artisan goods businesses to improve Greater Greensboro’s
community connections.
economy, support better health through healthy eating and build social and

- A Press Release

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