Itís Grilling Festival time at the Farmers Market. Join the Ellis County Master Gardeners, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market sellers on Saturday, Aug. 3, for a morning of sampling wonderful, Texas grown produce. †

We will fire up the grills around 9 a.m. and begin serving samples of grilled tomatoes, potatoes, jalapenos, squash, okra, peaches, melons, figs, beans, hot peppers, sweet peppers, corn and more. †

There will be herbal marinades, spicy and not-so-spicy blends, salsas and relishes for your enjoyment. While you are at the market check out all the just picked produce, delicious cakes, pies and breads, and farm fresh eggs. †

You will find great crafts, hats, pottery, hot dogs, burgers and pizzas. Your friends and neighbors will be there along with local farmers, growers and business owners.† So come join us.

The Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.† We are located at 410 South Rogers Street across from City Hall.