“We have all been through so much together in the two years since we opened, so we are delighted to join this national celebration to highlight the integral work and services provided by farmers markets all over the country,” said Route One market manager Shelby Wild.
Route One's special event will take place 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 1, and will feature food trucks, family-fun activities and live music performed from 12 to 2 p.m. by local singer/songwriter Emily Wryn.
In addition to activities such as kid-friendly yoga led by an instructor on the adjacent lawn area, 14 produce vendors and craft vendors will be on-site, including Biker Spice, TJM Handcrafted Wood and Juan the Sharpener.
Food truck Cisco Kid will offer up a colorful taco menu and vendor Julia’s Juices will have vegan soup and homemade crackers available for purchase.
Market guests are invited to bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating to enjoy food and live music.
The Route One Farmers Market is held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays in the parking lot of the Community Services District office, at 3745 Constellation Road in Vandenberg Village.
Both EBT and Market Match are accepted forms of payment.
First United Methodist Church of Lompoc is inviting the public to attend an animal blessing community event on Sunday, July 25 at 12 p.m.
The Santa Ynez Botanic Garden, PAWS Park, River View Park and Zaca Creek Golf Course were each selected to be featured on an elaborate set of murals celebrating local parks.