Wellington is excited to announce the opening day of its Lakeside Market at Wellington Town Center. The market opens on Friday, October 7th, and takes place along the promenade on the scenic Lake Wellington waterfront, directly behind the community center (12150 Forest Hill Boulevard).
Lakeside Market Opening Day, October 7th — Wellington’s Lakeside Market provides a casual, laid-back environment for the community to connect and enjoy an early start to the weekend. Looking for an affordable date night? A fun family night out? An excuse to spend a beautiful evening outdoors and see the stunning Florida sunsets? We’ve got you covered!
Come shop, sip, eat, and stroll while supporting local small businesses. Lighting along the promenade, in vendor booths, and over the market provides a charming natural ambiance to compliment the stunning sunset views.
Each week more than 45 vendors will be in attendance offering a variety of goods for sale. Items you may find at the market include:
- artisan and gourmet foods
- artists and crafters
- fresh baked goods, breads, and pastries
- health and beauty items
- jewelry and clothing
- pet goods and products
- plant-based and vegetarian products
- and more
Other amenities of the market include the nearby Wellington Community Center, lush green space, restrooms, benches, pontoon and boat parking for our Lake Wellington residents, and a playground and shade structure along the promenade.
The market is pet friendly, and admission and parking are FREE. Please remember to pick up after your pet. For more information, visit www.wellingtonlakesidemarket.com.
Sponsors for the 2022 – 2023 season include Wellington Regional Medical Center, Bang Energy Drinks, Baptist Health, and Good Vibes Furniture Rental.
Pop-Up Biergarten, October 21st – 23rd — The first day of this autumn, a German-style Biergarten event will accompany the Lakeside Market, and is located in the green space and pavilion adjacent to the promenade. Featuring Hofbrauhas Bier from Munchen, the event will include a selection of German beers, US craft beers, and ciders, along with sausage, pretzels, and other German-themed foods for purchase. Traditional music and stein-hoisting contests will round out the free, family-friendly experience. Dates and times for the 3-day event are as follows:
- Friday, October 21st, from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
- Saturday, October 22nd, from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
- Sunday, October 23rd from 11:00 AM. to 7:00 PM
For more information visit the organizer’s Facebook event page at https://fb.me/e/1ZGdBPzjO.
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