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Dallas Farmers Market Friends 19th Annual Hoedown

hoedownby Steven Doyle

The Dallas Farmers Market Friends (DFMF) announces the 19th Annual Hoedown, to be held on Thursday, November 7 at Fair Park’s Food & Fiber Pavilion. The annual fundraiser benefits the Dallas Farmers Market and highlights the best of local food from Dallas’ top restaurants, Texas’ best wines and foods from local producers. This year, the North Texas Food Bank will be included in the proceeds from the event.

The DFMFriends recognize the important role The North Texas Food Bank maintains in the Dallas community by providing meals and a consistent food source to many of the DFM’s food-insecure neighbors and they have pledged a portion of the evening’s proceeds to the non-profit in support of their shared vision of abolishing hunger in our city.    Continue reading

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Free Veggies This Weekend At The Dallas Farmers Market Courtesy Of Chipotle

dfmby Steven Doyle

To celebrate National Farmers Market Week, this weekend, Aug. 10 and 11, Chipotle will be at the Dallas Farmers Market until noon handing out $10 currency tokens redeemable for produce at the market to the first 250 market-goers who visit the Chipotle tent.  Farmers then redeem the tokens to receive the full cash value, a win-win.

Chipotle will also be providing “Grow Your Own” cilantro seed packets and Chipotle recipe cards for classic menu items like its famous guacamole and salsa, plus a buy-one, get-one card, good for a free entrée with the purchase of any burrito, burrito bowl, salad or tacos at any area Chipotle location.    Continue reading

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