Tag: The Original Farmers Market

Gill’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream closing after 80 years

Gill’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream closing after 80 years

| January 26, 2017 | 1 Comment

Bob Gill remembers the open land at Third and Fairfax before Farmers Market was built. “That’s how old I am,” he is quoted on the Market website. His dad Joe opened Gill’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream in Farmers Market in 1937, and Bob started scooping ice cream there at age 14. The legendary pink-and-white striped […]

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Mardi ‘Mutti Gras,’ at Farmers Market

Mardi ‘Mutti Gras,’ at Farmers Market

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Celebrate Mardi Gras at the Farmers Market with food, music and a pet parade. Festivities take place the weekend of February 25-26 and Fat Tuesday Feb. 28. The free, family-friendly party will feature New Orleans staples of beads, beignets, Dixie beer and face painting. The Gumbo Pot will serve Cajun gumbo and jambalaya. See pets […]

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Bar 326 brings craft beer line-up to Original Farmers Market

Bar 326 brings craft beer line-up to Original Farmers Market

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Greater Wilshire has a new destination for beer lovers, and it’s equipped with 24 taps dedicated to locally-brewed craft beers. Bar 326 relaunched on Dec. 3 in the Original Farmers Market, located at 3rd and Fairfax, following a remodel that raised the roof and added a refrigerated storage room to keep 50 kegs tapped and […]

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Ulysses Voyage gets fresh, new look

Ulysses Voyage gets fresh, new look

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Locals and regulars will be happy to hear that the Ulysses Voyage of old is back—back with colorful chairs, back with traditional white Greek wrought iron, back with the much-loved menu, and most importantly, the owners are once again front and center. “Family obligations forced them to pull back for seven months, but now Peter […]

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Dance party, music, pet parade at Farmers Market Mardi Gras

Dance party, music, pet parade at Farmers Market Mardi Gras

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

A three-day celebration featuring live music, bead tossing, dancing in the aisles and a parade of costumed pets will celebrate Mardi Gras at the Farmers Market, Third St. an Fairfax Ave. on Sat., Feb. 9 and Sun., Feb. 10, and Fat Tuesday, Feb. 12. A pre-party warm-up event, the Rajun Cajun Dance Party sponsored by […]

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Menorah lighting, carolers herald holidays at Farmers Market

Menorah lighting, carolers herald holidays at Farmers Market

| November 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Seasonal music and decorations as well as workshops, musical entertainment and a menorah lighting ceremony will highlight the holiday season at the Farmers Market, Third St. and Fairfax Ave. The festivities kick off with a Hanukkah celebration for children on Sun., Dec. 9. The party starts at 2:30 p.m. when youngsters will construct a giant […]

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