GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Don’t have any plans coming up. Now you can mark those calendars. The Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 2022 opening day for the Fruita Famer’s Market. Opening day will be held on Saturday, June 11th from 8:30 am- 12:00 pm located at Reed Park (250 S Elm St.) in Fruita, CO. The market will feature a variety of local agriculture, food, and handicraft vendors.

The Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Family Fun Day, which will also be held on opening day. Family Fun Day will off a variety of fun games, bumps, jumps, classes, and other fun for the entire family. There will also be art activities for the kids led by Banjo Cat Art Classes, live music from a local musician, Alexandria Cox, and FREE horse carriage rides from JR’s Carriage Services. Dogs are allowed at the event but are required to be leashed, well behaved, and cleaned up after.

The Fruita Farmer’s Market accepts the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) and Double Up Food Bucks. To redeem your SNAP please visit the Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce information tent or inquire for more information.

The Fruita Farmer’s Markert season will operate every Saturday morning in the Reed Park from June 11th through October 29th. Vendors’ applications are still available and can be found online at fruitafamersmarket.org.

Come out and play some fun cornhole, try local food trucks, or stop by one of our amazing Fruita restaurants. There is something for everyone in the family to enjoy.

For more information about becoming a vendor, or with any questions, please contact the Fruita Area Chambers of Commerce by calling 970-858-3894 or email events@fruitachamber.org