Magdalen Square in Downtown Abbeville is the site for Farmer’s Markets beginning on Saturday, March 30th. Since the first Farmer’s Market of the year is being held the day before Easter, Abbeville will be holding its first Egg Knocking/Pocking Contest. This event is sponsored by Abbeville’s Film and Visitors Commission.
Category 1 — Ages 5-8 — 1st and 2nd prize winners will win an Easter Basket filled with goodies.
Category 2 — Ages 9-12 — 1st prize winner: $50; 2nd prize winner: $25
Registration for both categories is from 9 am – 10 am. The contest will begin at 10 am. Each contestant must register 3 hard boiled, dyed CHICKEN eggs.
Come join us for the fun! Other Farmer’s Markets for Spring, 2013 will be held April 13, May 4, May 18, June 8, June 22 and July 6. In addition to produce, there are fabulous art and craft booths, food booths, and more!
Please consider staying at Apartment A, a unique bed and breakfast located in Downtown Abbeville, within walking distance of Magdalen Square, St. Mary Magdalen Church, and many shops and restaurants.