Kirkland Wednesday Market Opens 2010 Season on May 5

The Kirkland Wednesday Market 2010 Season Opening Ceremony begins May 5th at 2:00 pm. The Market, located on Lake Washington at Marina Park in downtown Kirkland, will be open from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm every Wednesday through October. Each Wednesday is filled with events, vendors, fruits, vegetables, music and more. Check out the Kirkland Wednesday Market website for details.

Traffic Alert from the City of Kirkland:

Commuters should expect traffic delays due to opening day of the Kirkland Wednesday Market at Marina Park in downtown Kirkland on Wednesday, May 5, 2010. The following roads will be congested while market vendors setup and breakdown, approximately 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. respectively:

  • Lakeshore Plaza Drive
  • Kirkland Avenue west of Lake Street

The Kirkland Downtown Association hosted event draws over 2,000 visitors each week. The farmers market runs May 5 to October 13, 2010.

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For event information, go to www.kirklandwednesdaymarket.org.  For permit information, contact Sudie Elkayssi, Special Projects Coordinator, City of Kirkland Parks & Community Services Department at 425-587-3347.  For the 2010 special events permitted by the City of Kirkland, visit www.ci.kirkland.wa.us (Search: Special Events).