(WNY News Now) – North Tonawanda City Market, a century-old gem in Western New York, vies for the coveted top position in the Northeast Region’s farmers market competition, with a chance to win a $15,000 prize.
North Tonawanda, NY – For over a century, North Tonawanda City Market has stood as the go-to farmers market in the Niagara Frontier region. After clinching the title of the 2nd Best Farmers Market in New York State and the 13th Best in the United States last year, the market now eyes the pinnacle.
Mayor Austin Tylec’s rallying cry, “We can do this!” echoes across Western New York as the September 19, 2023, deadline approaches for voting in the annual America’s Farmers Market Celebration. Residents are urged to visit the event’s website (https://markets.farmland.org/market/north-tonawanda-city-market/) to cast their votes and contribute to the market’s climb towards the top.
Sponsored by the American Farmland Trust – Farmers Market Coalition, the event celebrates the crucial role of markets in supporting farmers and communities alike.