NDATED - The first farmers market in the St. Cloud metro area will open this weekend.

The St. Cloud Farmers Market is open tomorrow (Saturday) from 8:00 a.m. until 12 noon in the Bremer Bank parking lot.

The St. Joseph Farmers Market opens for the season next Friday, from 3:00 until 6:30 p.m. near the Lake Wobegon Trail.  The Sartell Farmers Market opens on Monday, May 13th from 3:00 until 6:30 p.m. at City Hall.  And the Sauk Rapids Farmers Market opens on Thursday, May 23rd  from 3:00 until 6:00 p.m. at the VFW on Benton Drive.