This is it! Voted one of the top 10 farmers' markets in the United States, the Barton Creek Farmers Market is the place to go any Saturday. Whether you're an Austin-area resident or a visitor, you owe it to yourself to go. Aside from fresh veggies, fruits, eggs, mushrooms, unhomoginized milk and butter and grass-fed meats (from chicken to bison), you'll also find jams, baked goods, chocolates and prepared foods. There are also teas, soaps, botanicals, fresh flowers and plants, books and clothing.
The market is also famous for its celebration of food and fun. Every morning features a Children's Music Hour, including instruments for the kids to play along and sidewalk chalk drawing. There is also a Tiny Tails petting zoo, with hedgehogs, bunnies, chicks and other gentle animals.
Is it a bakery, a German restaurant, a cool hangout? The answer is, of course, "yes." You saw that... Read more