BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — The Bentonville Farmers Market gained a $5,000 money prize from Milwaukee-based grain firm Bob’s Crimson Mill and plans to redistribute a portion of the cash to farmers market consumers.
The “Farmers Market Eternally” contest inspired individuals to appoint their favourite farmers markets to obtain the $5000, and, because of the assistance of native supporters, the Bentonville Farmers Market was one in every of 5 markets chosen amongst 2,400 whole entries.
Downtown Bentonville Inc. says it plans to make use of a portion of the cash to reinvest within the farmers, makers, and distributors that “make the Bentonville Farmers Market a full of life, vibrant, inclusive group occasion on Thursdays and Saturdays.”
A Store the Block-style money giveaway is deliberate for Saturday, October 9.
The nonprofit beforehand hosted Store the Block occasions, which supplied $30 to registered consumers to spend in downtown enterprise, eating places, and outlets.
To remain up-to-date on Store the Market registration alternatives, comply with facebook.com/downtownbentonville.
The Bentonville Farmers Market is held on Thursday evenings from 5 p.m. to eight p.m .and Saturday mornings from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. from April by way of October.