May 11, 2010 |

Farmers' Markets open this week throughout city

Citiparks Farmers' Markets in the City of Pittsburgh open this week with a selection of farm-fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, cheese and baked goods. Several locations will also feature flowers, small gifts and gardening items.

The South Side market has moved to a new location at 20th and Sidney streets, a larger site with expanded parking and additional vendors.

Citiparks Farmers' Markets will be open from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. each week unless otherwise noted. Markets opening for the season this week include:

Mondays in East Liberty in Penn Circle West.

Tuesdays in South Side at 20th and Sidney streets.

Thursdays in Bloomfield at the Immaculate Conception School parking lot, Cedarville Street and Friendship Avenue.

Fridays in North Side at East Park, East Ohio Street and Cedar Avenue; Also, in Downtown Pittsburgh at the City-County Building on Grant Street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Beginning on June 2 a Farmers' Market will be open on Wednesdays in Carrick at the Carrick Shopping Center, Brownsville Road and Parkfield Street. On June 10, the Beechview Farmers' Market will open on Thursdays in the St. Catherine of Siena parking lot, Broadway Avenue and Belasco Street.

For more information, call Citiparks at 412-422-6547 or visit Citiparks.net.

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