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Wisner Market Open for Business

Written By: Kellie Meyer

Itís the return of an over 15 year tradition in Elmira.

Wisner Market Open for Business

May 29, 2014

ELMIRA (WENY) --  It's the return of an over 15 year tradition in Elmira. Wisner Market officially opened for the season today. 
     The park was packed just after 10:00AM this morning and the annual open air market ran until 2:00PM. Craft vendors, food and live music were all set up in the park. As families of all ages wandered through, either on their break from work, or coming back as a tradition for their own family.
     For Jessica Fierro, she's been bringing her kids here for the past three years.
     Fierro said, "the kids love it. They always want to come the first day it opens. We like the food and we like the crafts."
     Jennifer Herrick, Director of Elmira Downtown Development, "you know the thing that is amazing to me, it's Thursday during the day, and you still almost have, on warm beautiful days, almost 1,000 people down here."
     Wisner Market is open every Thursday this summer through September, from 10:00AM-2:00PM in Downtown Elmira.