The Marion Open Air Market will officially be open for the season from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 30 in the Fifth Street Commons lot, corner of Fifth and Washington streets in downtown Marion. It will feature fresh, locally-grown produce at wholesale prices, baked goods, fine arts, handmade jewelry, soaps and other crafts.
Acoustic music starts at 9 a.m. with Garden of Beats, a multiple-piece drum circle, with a variety of acoustic shows from Grant County, including sing-songwriters Samantha Williams, Pat Pearson and more. Spectators should bring their own lawn chairs. Anyone interested in participating in the drum circle is welcome to bring a drum or percussion instrument.