Farmers market, food truck fair open in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – The East Lake Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. every Saturday through October, starting May 4, 2013.

A strawberry festival will mark the opening of the market.

The market is located at the corner of 2nd Avenue South and 78th Street in Birmingham.

In addition, a food truck fair will make its way to Birmingham on Saturday.

The Food Truck Roundup runs from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Colonial Brookwood Village in Homewood.

Tickets to the fair are $25.

Proceeds benefit Preschool Partners.

The organization prepares at-risk 3 and 4-year-olds and their parents for kindergarten.

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