Don’t miss your chance to enjoy summer fun at a local market. The Beloit Farmers Market runs 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through October on State Street, Grand Avenue and the Mill Street parking lot.
The second-largest farmers market in the state, the event features more than 100 vendors, food trucks, a fun zone and live music. On Wednesday evenings enjoy food, fun and music at the Rockton River Market in Settlers Park, 100 E. Hawick St., Rockton, Illinois. The Rockton market is open 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 14, Aug, 21 and Aug. 28, with live music starting at 6 p.m. Harpo’s Revue will play Aug. 14. For more information, go online to downtownbeloit.com or facebook.com/rocktonrivermarket.