Fall Art Festival at El Pueblo Farmers’ Market

El Pueblo Farmers’ Market is celebrating fall this year with a day of family art and craft on October 22nd.  Local art instructor, Marcos Cardenas will be teaching families how to make miniature scarecrows and festive holiday art with sponge painting.  Bicycle Inter-Community Art and Salvage (BICAS) will also display some of their unique bike art and provide instruction on how to create your own art out recycled bike pieces. There will also be plenty of pumpkins for sale and live music to enjoy.

The art festival is open to the public and runs from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM.  All of the Community Food Bank farmers’ markets accept SNAP (food stamps), WIC checks, Arizona Farmers Market Nutrition vouchers, cash, credit and debit cards.  El Pueblo Farmers’ Market runs every Saturday from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the El Pueblo Adult Learning Center parking lot, on the SW Corner of Irvington Road and South 6th Ave.

El Pueblo Farmers’ Market is part of the Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) initiative to prevent or reduce obesity through increased opportunities for improved nutrition and physical activity.  Led by the Pima County Health Department, CPPW is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.