New Haven Parks and Recreation will present Music, Market & Munchies from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday evenings, July 8-29.
This marks the third year for the gathering in Schnelker Park, 956 Park Ave.
The Market has local vendors with fresh produce, craft and artisan items, sweet treats, gluten-free goodies, pet products, jewelry, handmade items and more. A special Kids Market will be held on July 22 for budding entrepreneurs. Weekly kids’ crafts are provided by New Haven Parks.
The Munchies are provided weekly by local food trucks and other dining options including Smokehaus BBQ, Kona Ice, Whip’n Chill, King Arthur’s Trolley, Al Grado Pizza and Baby Got S’mac.
On July 29, Music of The Hubie Ashcraft Band will wrap up the M3 with a free concert in the park.
To help make the market safer for vendors and shoppers, the distance between vendors will be expanded and booths will be set up on both walkways this year. Masks are optional for vendors and shoppers.
“We are excited to bring back the Music, Market & Munchies event to downtown New Haven in beautiful Schnelker Park,” said said Angela Daniel, recreation director. “As with many things in 2020, the M3 will be somewhat different this year, but don’t let that stop you from enjoying this event. The M3 combines everything we love about summer including quaint shopping ... “