By: Genevieve Bohnak. The University of Akron Intern
The market at Lock 3 returned to downtown Akron for the sixth year on Friday June 20th. The market will run on Friday’s from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. through September 12th. The Lock 3 market is a producer’s only market where customers will find fresh produce, freshly baked goods, home-crafted gifts and lunch hour entertainment each week. NOTE: The market will be closed Friday July 4th and 11th.
Vendors participating include; Boughton Farm (beginning July 18), Global Village Festival, Richardson Farms, Bowman’s, Highland Baking Co., Homemade Delites, Patt’s Pastries, Ellie B’s Baked Goods, Out of Box Cakes, Nancy Noms, Aurora Springs (honey), The Tea Duder (tea), Harvest Home-Haven of Rest, Hearts Desire Crafts, Brick House Naturals, Mamagravy Clothing and the Akron-Summit County Public Library. The market is managed by the Downtown Akron Partnership and the City of Akron.