By Independent Newsmedia
A farmers market in Surprise is opening up on Sundays, starting this weekend.
Momma’s Organic Market, based in Glendale at Arrowhead Towne Center, is adding two additional Valley locations, including the Sterling Grove Market, 17193 W. Montpelier Street.
It is scheduled to launch Sept. 6 and will continue from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Sunday through May.
“This is an incredible period of growth for us, and we’re thrilled to bring our free market to two amazing neighborhoods,” owner Christa Esquibel said in a news release. “Our expansion is a testament to the fact that Arizonans want to, and will continue to, support local. It is a collaborative effort between our location hosts, dedicated vendors and loyal customers.”
In Peoria, the Peoria Night Market returns to Park West at 9744 W. Northern Ave. after a brief hiatus. The market, which made a home at this location for more than a decade, kicks off Wednesday, Oct. 7. It will occur weekly from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through May.
The Glendale location runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays.
All three markets are free and include a rotating list of local vendors and food trucks that accept both cash and cards. Leashed, trained dogs are also allowed.
Recurring market vendors include TJ Farms, Cormany Farms, Jim’s Place Organics, John’s Amish Country, JH Grass Fed Beef, Green Pastures Raw Milk Dairy, The Wild Shrimp Co., The Wild Chickpea, Culture Clash Yogurt, Crow’s Dairy, Udder Delights Dairy, Cool Spot, Red Ginger, Frosted Frenzy, Happy Honu, Raimondo’s Catering, Cuties Lemonade, Lulu’s Sorbetto, Mama Olga’s Tamales, Bella’s Candy Shoppe, Can I Get A Ruff Ruff, Tree Huggin’ Bakers, Willy’s Tomatoes and Chilies, My Flower Bed, Dukes Barkery, All About The Booch, Shannon’s Kitchen, The Tiny Kitchen, Bottomless Crafts, Hope’s Artisan Bread, Reiki Tree Colloidal Silver, Salsa Patron, 31 Gifts, The Spicy Tavern, Pasta Pasta, Taormina Gourmet International Foods, Avocado Oil, Wicked City Kitchen, Mamma Letizia, Saucy Lukes, Kaye’s Keto Kreations, Health and Wellness Botanicals, Mama’s Cold Brew, Bubbles By MJ, Heartquist Hollow Farms, Big Reds Hot Sauce, Baked With Protein, Sonoran Scavengers, Timoteo’s Spice Co, Santana’s Black Label, Mad Fresh Kitchen, Prickly Pear Tea Co., Baked and Boujee, Areemo, RA Seasonings, Suntan Honey, Capistronos Bakery, Arizona Spice Company, Doctor Hummus, Bully Brew Co., Sun Valley Bees, Arizona Bread Company, Pickled Perfection, The Juice Box, Norah’s Sweet Potato Pies and More, Konfections 4 Kids. Lularoe. Colorstreet and Fizzy Cauldron.
The vendor list is subject to change and updated weekly.
For information about the new locations, or to see the current Glendale vendor list, visit GetLocalArizonaEvents.com.