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Washington, DC, Get Ready! Allrecipes Comes to Town, Saturday, August 15! 
 
Aug. 10, 2009 4:55 pm 
Updated: Aug. 11, 2009 9:25 am
Calling all farmers’ market fans! This Saturday, come to the Eastern Market in Washington, D.C., and meet the Allrecipes gang! We’ll have our tent pitched all day, from 7AM to 6PM, at the Eastern Market in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. It's located on the southeast corner of 7th and Pennsylvania Avenue, just one block north of the Eastern Market MetroRail Station. Stop by! Look for the dark green Allrecipes tent, crates brimming with recipe packs and friendly people and visit us.
 
It’s Judith D. writing again. It’s great fun to write a recap of the past weekend's market to share with everyone. This week it's Brooklyn, next is Washington, D.C., and in two weeks, we’ll be back home in the glorious, green Pacific Northwest (How many of you knew Allrecipes is based in Seattle?), setting up our booth in Kirkland:
 
Wednesday August 19th - Kirkland Wednesday Market (Seattle)2PM to 7PM
Did anyone visit the Graham Avenue Farmers’ Market in Brooklyn, New York, last Saturday? We were minus our tent (FedEx lost it for a time, but it’s now returned). Despite this, the traveling crew managed quite nicely in the hot summer sunshine. They adapted as best they could, setting up shop without the tent, talking to more than 500 persons, handing out recipe cards and cold Snapple beverages, along with aprons and t-shirts to anyone completing a survey. We set up the “Guess the Number” game too, this time with a crate of apples, which was a big hit with all ages. Check out the photos below to catch the booth action!
 
If you’d like to visit the Allrecipes booth in Kirkland, Washington, please send me an email (judithd@allrecipes.com). We’d love to have you visit us!
Graham Avenue Farmers' Market, Brooklyn
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Handing out Allrecipes recipe cards to booth visitors.
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Snapple Sampling on a Hot, Summer Day
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Allrecipes shopping bags ready for action!
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Future home cooks and Allrecipes' users.
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Guess the number--with apples!
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Handing out recipe cards at the Allrecipes booth.
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Comments
CindyS 
Aug. 10, 2009 7:33 pm
I am a new supporting member. Any chance Allrecipes will be coming to the Houston area? (Hopefully you haven't already been!)
 
Aug. 11, 2009 9:25 am
Hi, CindyS! Welcome to the Allrecipes community! We're delighted to have a new Supporting Member. This is Judith D. writing you, and you haven't missed us in Houston. Your fair city wasn't on our itinerary this summer. Allrecipes' farmers' market tour is a new adventure so where it goes from here remains to be seen. Seems we'll have to go back to Washington, D.C., too!
 
 
 
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