Did you know Jen actually has several markets? Monthly markets and special markets – all in South Shore? Well, she does.
Jen’s Market at the Y
Jen’s Market is celebrating its 5th year with a new location and a great line-up of themed markets and fun activities.
For the past four years Jen’s Market was held in the Winn Dixie plaza in Apollo Beach, but starting OCTOBER 9, 2016 Jen’s Market will be Jen’s Market at the Y – as in located at the YMCA on Big Bend Rd. – a central location for all of South Shore. Jen’s Market at the Y will feature 40 vendors selling everything from produce, honey and jams to cloths, jerky and cheese.
In addition to a new location, Jen’s Market at the Y has some great activities lined-up:
Jen’s Market at the Y – Grand Opening:
- October 9, 10:00-2:00PM
- Live music – Frank Hewlett
- Triple Creek Radio Control Aircraft Club – Special show and demonstrations with flying drones, airplanes, and helicopters
- Food truck
Jen’s Market at the Y – KidZone
KidZone: Do you have a budding entrepreneur? Jen’s Market at the Y will feature a children’s market where kids (7-17) can exhibit and sell their arts and crafts (Free). Check out the KidZone market guidelines and details here.
Classes for children/parents on KidZone market guidelines, ideas for set up, what to expect and more will be given at all of our regularly scheduled Markets from 1:00 – 1:30 PM. Schools and groups can also request a class at their facility.
Jen’s Market at the Y – Upcoming Market Events
Pumpkins for Pups and Kitties – Sunday, October 23: Pumpkin sale proceeds to benefit @AnimalLuvrr’s Dream Rescue
Pumpkin sale – proceeds to benefit AnimalLuvrr’s Dream Rescue
Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Best Doggie Costume Contest
Kites and Kids – Sunday, November 28
Kids Holiday Cookie Decorating Party – Sunday, December, 11
Chocolate Challenge – February (day TBD)
Salsa Showdown – March (day TBD)
Weird Science Kids Contest – (TBD)
Jen’s Sun City Center Market
Grand Opening – Wednesday, October 5
Pie Baking Contest – Wednesday, November 16
Pie in the Face Benefit – Wednesday, November 16 (a FUN benefit for the Sun City Center Area Chamber of Commerce banquet facility renovation).
Jen’s Sip, Shop and Santa Party – Wednesday, December 21
O-Paddy’s Golf Cart Decorating Contest – March (day TBD)
Jen’s Special Markets
Jen’s Fall Festival and Market: Sunday, October 16, 9:00-2:00. Campo YMCA
Jen’s Holiday Festival and Market: Sunday, December 4, 9:00-2:00. North Brandon YMCA.
Savor the Flavor: Sunday, December 10. 9:00-5:00. Wimauma Convention Center (in partnership with the Sun City Center Area Chamber of Commerce. Local restaurants. Amateur BBQ Cook Off. Oldies Car Show.
Harborside Lights and Holiday Market: Saturday, December 17. 4:00-9:00PM. Little Harbor Club and Resort. Live music. Santa visit by boat.
Sponsors and Vendors. Check the Website for details.