The Baltimore Farmers Market will open for the 2012 season on Sunday, April 1, 2012 — no joke!

The 35th Annual market will be open Sundays through December 23 from 7am-12pm.

New this year from the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts website:

Free parking at the market is courtesy of Mercy Medical Center. The parking lot is located at Guilford Avenue and Pleasant Street, adjacent to the bazaar lot, and is accessible from Guilford Avenue.

Street Closures for 2012
The 600 block of Hillen Street and 300 block of Holliday Street are temporarily closed from 5am to 2pm on Sundays for the duration of the market from April 1 to December 23, 2012.

The Baltimore Farmers’ Market is located under the JFX at Holliday and Saratoga streets. Not only will there be farmers’ wares, the bazaar has crafts, there will be food vendors will be selling wood fired pizzas, pit beef sandwiches, omelets and more to enjoy while you browse & buy.

So get local and come to Downtown Baltimore for locally grown fruits, veggies, meats, seafood and crafts!