Neighborhood Note: Drippings Farmers Market relocates for winter

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The Dripping Springs Farmers Market will relocate for the winter. (Courtesy Dripping Springs Farmers Market)

The Dripping Springs Farmers Market will relocate for the winter. (Courtesy Dripping Springs Farmers Market)

The city of Dripping Springs announced Jan. 21 via a press release that the Dripping Springs Farmers Market will temporarily relocate to an indoor location for the winter months, from Jan. 29-March 25. During this time, the market will run out of the Dripping Springs Ranch Park Event Center's vendor hall, which will offer enclosure for the market on three sides as well as a roof. According to the city's announcement, the seasonal change comes "after weathering many winters outdoors in the frequent cold and wet" weatherat the market's usual location outside at the Triangle (Hwy. 290 and RR 12).

Laurel Robertson, manager of the Dripping Springs Farmers Market, said the market will feature the same offerings at the temporary location, including fresh produce, meat, eggs, pastries, crafts and more. The market will also continue to open every Wednesday.


Dripping Springs Ranch Park is located at 1042 Event Center Drive, Dripping Springs.
By Olivia Aldridge

Reporter, Central Austin

Olivia joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in March 2019. She covers public health, business, development and Travis County government. A graduate of Presbyterian College in South Carolina, Olivia worked as a reporter and producer for South Carolina Public Radio before moving to Texas. Her work has appeared on NPR and in the New York Times.



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