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FIRST SKYKOMISH OPEN AIR MARKET IS
May 07, 2012
(SKYKOMISH, WA) -- The first Skykomish Open Air Market of the spring and summer season will be held Saturday, May 12th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm in Skykomish, Washington.
Visual representation of Depot Park provided by Skykomish Open Air Markets. CLICK TO ENLARGE
The location is Depot Park, a grassy picnic area along Railroad Avenue in Skykomish’s historical district.
See visual representation of the park above.
New for this year is an 18-foot canvas banner being painted by local residents that will be on display. It is in honor and remembrance of the long-standing Whistling Post tavern and historical building that was destroyed by an arson fire in the early morning hours of April 10. See the full story on the fire here
Vendors at the markets this year will offer a variety of handmade arts and crafts including carved soapstone wall art, linoleum block prints, hand-sewn items, hand knits, hand turned wooden bowls and other woodcraft.
Also on hand will be photography, jewelry, molded glass bowls and platters, bedding plants, beautiful cards, garden produce and Eastern Washington fruits in season.
Anyone interested in vending his or her handmade wares at the markets can call 360-677-2135 for more information.
The Skykomish Open Air Markets are held on the second Saturday of each month, May to September.
Schedule for Open Air Markets in Skykomish