Sarasota Farmers Market Honors Veterans with Veterans Appreciation Day
Veterans Appreciation Day at the Sarasota Farmers Market is part of Legacy of Valor, honoring service and sacrifice of veterans and their families
SARASOTA, Fla. (Sept. 17, 2013) – The Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market is hosting Veterans Appreciation Day on Saturday, Oct. 19 as part of the Legacy of Valor, a campaign created by The Patterson Foundation to honor the service and sacrifice of veterans and their families.
The Downtown Market’s salute to Veterans will be a day filled with festivities beginning at 9 am and concluding at 1 pm. The event will feature a large tent with 10 non-profits that have missions geared toward helping veterans. There will also be a 17-piece Jazz band as well as a full schedule of events featuring local military organization’s, such as Sarasota Military Academy.
“The Sarasota Farmers Market is honored to take part in the Legacy of Valor campaign,” said Market Manager Phil Pagano. “The Veterans Appreciation Day event is meant to bring together local non-profits to help assist and make veterans aware of different organizations in the community that provide services to them. The entertainment we have put together is meant to provide a festive atmosphere to underscore that this really is meant as a day to celebrate the past and future contributions of veterans to our country.”
Legacy of Valor highlights a series of community-driven partnerships to create a tapestry of events that educate and focus the community toward honoring veterans and their families, inspiring patriotism and passing freedom on to others.
Veterans Appreciation Day at the Sarasota Farmers Market will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 9 am at Lemon and Main in downtown Sarasota.
About Legacy of Valor
Legacy of Valor is a campaign that rallies our community to honor veterans, inspire patriotism and pass freedom on to others. A mosaic of community-driven partnerships will educate and focus the community to use time, talent and treasure to recognize the service and sacrifice of all veterans and their families. For more information, please visit FreedomPassItOn.org.
Sarasota Farmers Market
Happy New Years from the Sarasota Farmers Market! This year is set to be another great one at the Market. From Market music, to Market yoga, and of course our many, many vendors we are happy to be able to spend another year of Saturday’s with our great patrons.
Of course, the new year also offers you the opportunity to branch out and explore some of our many vendors that you may pass by every week. For example, did you know the Market now offers over 20 local artisans, ranging from jewelry designers to health care practitioners.
For the latest up to date news on the Sarasota Farmers Market, or to join in the conversation, visit the Market’s Facebook page, blog, twitter account. Thanks and see you Saturday!
Dr. Eric Larson of Natural Healing Arts Medical Center in Sarasota has been honored to be a member of the Sarasota Farmer’s Market since 2011. Based on the philosophy that living a healthy lifestyle starts with eating fresh and healthy foods, exercising and maintaining low stress, Dr. Larson has been a supportive partner of his fellow vendors at the Sarasota Farmer’s Market.
As a Chiropractor and a Licensed Massage Therapist, Dr. Larson strives to educate as many community members as possible regarding their health and wellness options, while providing the highest quality of natural health care. Natural Healing Arts Medical Center specializes in Chiropractic Care, Physical Therapy, Acupuncture, Massage Therapy, therapeutic Laser Treatment, Orthotics and Nutrition for people of all ages. As a leading expert in posture correction and wellness care, Dr. Larson uses a gentle adjusting technique that provides safe, effective, healing results for those suffering from car accident injuries, poor posture, back, neck and shoulder pain, sciatica, headaches, migraines, asthma, allergies, ear infections, sports injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, sleep problems, children’s health issues and stress. Rooted in the belief that health comes from within, chiropractic addresses all health concerns by improving the overall function of the body.
Natural Healing Arts Medical Center accepts most health insurances and is located at 2030 Bee Ridge Road, (behind Walgreen’s) in Sarasota. You are welcome to call 941-954-3700 today to schedule your FREE consultation or stop by Dr. Larson’s booth at the Sarasota Farmer’s Market for free health advice.