Looking for more ways to enjoy the warmer weather? Why not plan an outdoor shopping excursion in Plano? Consider visiting some open-air tent markets with your friends and neighbors. You can stroll through the bustling streets, sample delicious local foods, and browse to your heart’s content. Imagine sitting with a cup of coffee to watch the crowds go by. What a life! No matter your pace, you’ll love these farmers markets near Marquette at Preston Park.
Willow Bend Red Tent Farmers Market
If you love the upscale Shops of Willow Bend, you’ll adore the Willow Bend Red Tent Farmers Market. Here, you’ll find your favorite merchandise every Saturday, when local farmers and artisans congregate to bring new specialties to you!
From 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., over 30 vendors will display their goods beneath tents at the parking lot off Chapel Hill and W. Plano Parkway. If you’re interested in locally sourced ingredients for your latest cooking endeavors, this is the place to shop. You know your food is coming directly from the source when you can speak directly to the local farmers. Specialties such as grass-fed beef, farm-fresh eggs, local honey, freshly baked loaves of bread, and salsas are readily available.
If you’re a gardener, you’ll also find newly sprouted herbs, vegetables, and flowers to add to your planters. Best of all, you can take home a freshly cut flower bouquet for your dining room table.
If your interests lie in crafts, shop the handmade goods here. You’ll be happy to learn how local artisans fashion their products!
Fairview Farms Marketplace
The Fairview Farms Marketplace in Plano is open from Tuesdays through Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. You’ll love the select seasonal produce at this farmers market. There are also plenty of vendors to browse. Plan on a relaxing lunch with your friends at Cueller’s Fajita Ranch or enjoy Tex-Mex on one of the outdoor patios. You can also shop for unique home or garden ceramics at Amigo’s Pottery. Fairview Farms Marketplace is a lovely stop for an enjoyable afternoon.
As you can see, these farmers markets at Marquette at Preston Park offer plenty to see and do this spring. So, don’t wait to check them out!
Living in Plano affords you the best opportunities to connect with others and enjoy a healthy lifestyle! For more information about making Marquette at Preston Park your new home,contact us to arrange a private tour of our grounds.Back to all posts