St. Johns CARES and St. Johns CARES Kids are excited to put on Nocatee’s first ever Kids Farmers Market presented by Kiddie Academy. Kids up to age 16 are invited to come show their entrepreneurial spirit and sell their goods on Sunday, June 4 at Greenleaf Pavilion in Nocatee. Proceeds from table registration will benefit St. Johns CARES, a nonprofit organization committed to helping local charities in St. Johns County.
Table registration is limited and spots are filling up. Deadline to register is May 15. If your resident entrepreneur would like to register to have a table or for more information, visit the event website here.
The event is free to attend. There will be something for the entire family along with the wonderful opportunity to support neighborhood kids and all the amazing things St. Johns CARES does for our community. Come out and see what the first-of-its-kind Kids Farmers Market is all about!
Alex’s Lemonade Stand will also be there with proceeds benefiting the foundation and childhood cancer. All kids are welcome to enjoy the bounce house provided by event sponsor, Kiddie Academy. Face painting will also be offered free of charge.
When: Sunday, June 4 from 10 am – 1 pm
Where: Greenleaf Pavilion, 254 Greenleaf Dr., Ponte Vedra in Nocatee’s Greenleaf Village
Kid Vendor Information
The cost to have a table at the event is $10 per table and kids keep all their earnings from the day. You must reserve your spot by May 15. Reserving your slot is a two-step process:
- Pay your table registration via Paypal. Please note that the donation is for “Kids Farmers Market” in the “Special Instructions” section in Paypal. Click here and look for the “Donate” button to pay your registration.
- Confirm your slot by selecting “Kid Vendor” on the event’s SignUp Genius page. If known, please note what your child is selling in the “My Comments” field before submitting.
Ideas for items to sell:
- Handmade arts & crafts
- Baked goods (individually wrapped and labeled)
- Craft activity (sand art, popsicle stick art, etc.)
- Jewelry & accessories
- Gardened fruits & vegetables
Schedule of events:
Kid Vendor Set Up: anytime between 9 – 10 am
Farmers Market: 10 am – 1 pm
Times are flexible. If children get tired and need to leave early that is fine.
We are also looking for teens to volunteer at the event. Service hours are provided. Please sign up using the SignUp Genius page if your teen wishes to volunteer.
About St. Johns CARES
We are a nonprofit organization committed to helping local charities in St. Johns County. We provide assistance to local charities and those in need through donations and time. We divide our charity efforts into four different categories; Animals & Environment, Senior & Medical, Children, and Homeless & Abused.
Kiddie Academy Opening Summer 2017
Special thanks to our sponsor, Kiddie Academy, which will be opening up Summer 2017 just outside Bartram Springs at 14975 Walden Springs Way. Kiddie Academy provides exceptional education-based childcare for families in St. Johns County focusing on life essentials to help better prepare children for school and for life. Call (904) 466-8477 for more information.
For more information contact Katrine Strickland at [email protected].