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Posted on Wed, May 1, 2013 : 1 p.m.

Wednesday morning Ann Arbor Farmers Market launches for season today

By Melanie Maxwell

The sun was shining as the Ann Arbor Farmers Market opened its Wednesday morning market on May 1, 2013. Shoppers were offered a variety of flowers, vegetables, lettuces and even a performance from the Ann Arbor Morris dance troupe in honor of May Day.

The Ann Arbor Farmers Market is located at 315 Detroit St. and is open May through December on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7 a.m.- 3 p.m. There is a Wednesday Evening Market from June through October, from 4 p.m.- 8 p.m.

Farmers markets across the county are starting up over the next few weeks. You can find a full listing of area markets here.

Melanie Maxwell is a photographer for You can reach her at



Wed, May 1, 2013 : 10:04 p.m.

Why does that little girl not have shoes on?

Homeland Conspiracy

Wed, May 1, 2013 : 11:58 p.m.

It's called going "barefoot" Weird huh

Linda Peck

Wed, May 1, 2013 : 10:30 p.m.

That is a very good question.

Melanie Maxwell

Wed, May 1, 2013 : 7:29 p.m.

Definitely a beautiful day to wander through the market! Feels like spring might actually be here!

Jessica Webster

Wed, May 1, 2013 : 6:34 p.m.

I love that everyone is smiling in all of the pictures. What a perfect day!

Linda Peck

Wed, May 1, 2013 : 6:23 p.m.

Wonderful! We are so blessed!