If you're way over this winter business, here's a little something to look forward to. The Little Rock Farmers Market has officially set the opening day of its 2021 season: Saturday, May 1.

Write it down in your planner or tell Siri to bookmark the date because beginning at 7 a.m., the River Market Pavilions will be filled with all sorts of wares and plenty of fresh, local produce, of course.

On opening day, here's some of the produce that will be in season:

  • strawberries
  • asparagus
  • carrots
  • broccoli
  • tomatoes
  • lettuce
  • onions
  • white potatoes

Drooling yet?

The market is open from 7 a.m.- 3 p.m. on Saturdays through Sept. 25. To help keep everyone safe, masks and social distancing are required, there will be a central entrance and exit and the number of shoppers allowed at one time will be limited. Learn more here.

Follow the Little Rock Farmers Market on Facebook for updates and more info. And vendors, head to the River Market website for details on how to sign up.