Published: Oct 24, 2013 9:44 AM EDT
Updated: Oct 24, 2013 9:44 AM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Bonita Springs will now have  “Fresh Food Fridays,” as a new farmers market at the corner of Imperial Parkway and Bonita Beach Road. The farmers market will operate from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Friday through March. The weekly farmers market will feature dozens of local farmers and vendors that will be selling fresh produce as well an array of various specialty products. Proceeds from the market will goto www.SWFL PACLC.org 

Every third Friday of the month, will be a culinary and farmers market hybrid, featuring hot and cold foods to go, as well as cooking demonstrations from local chefs.

The farmers market is located in the lot of Southwest Florida’s newest attraction, The Southwest Florida Performing Arts Center, which is set to open in February 2014. The weekly farmers market will be open to the public and feature fresh and organic fruits and vegetables, as well as homemade specialties.