Alton Main Street kicked off the 2016 season of the Farmers' and Artisans' Market last Saturday, and tomorrow will feature the mid-week market from 4-7pm at the same parking lot at Henry Street and Landmarks. A brand new "Night Market" has also been added Wednesdays from 6-9pm in the warehouse behind Elijah P's this season.
Main Street Executive Director Sara McGibany tells the Big Z the additional market shouldn't compete with the original group:
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The cost for vendors at either Wednesday evening market is $5 per week, with the fee for Saturdays at $12 per week. For more information on any of the markets, call the Alton Main Street Office at 463-1016, or go to www.downtownalton.com