Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Green Market at Phipps
2:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Our vibrant market brings together community members, vendors, and local artisans and food producers for one of the greenest shopping experiences in town. Visit our front lawn to browse a colorful cornucopia of organic and sustainable goods from local vendors. Offerings include health and beauty supplies; herbs, oils, salts and spices; locally-made craft spirits; upcycled and reclaimed artworks and home décor items; and fresh organic and Certified Naturally Grown foods. Meet the artisans who produce your goods, explore our outdoor gardens and sustainable plant beds, and empower yourself to make healthy, planet-friendly choices. During your visit, you are also invited to buy tickets to see our exciting new exhibit, SUPER. NATURAL. Glass Art by Jason Gamrath. Please see the event link for a list of vendors: https://www.phipps.conservatory.org/calendar/detail/green-market-at-phipps
Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Maine have blue laws that prohibit the majority of retailers from opening on Thanksgiving Day. While certain exceptions restaurants, gas stations, and food stores exist, most of the major stores will be closed on Thanksgiving in those three states. This creates quite a rush around 12 am or 1 am on Black Friday morning is comparable to how things used to be before Thanksgiving openings became so popular.
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