Kirkland's Wednesday Market opens May 7
May 7, 2008 · 12:26 PM
The Kirkland Wednesday Market will open for the first time this year from 2-7 p.m. along the downtownâs Park Lane.
Opening ceremonies start at 2 p.m., with the Lake Washington High School choir performing the Star Spangled Banner, Kirkland Mayor Jim Lauinger delivering a welcome speech and King County councilwoman Jane Hague ringing the opening bell.
At 3 p.m., the mayor will host a âSprouts Story Time,â reading one of his favorite books for the kids. The ceremonies will also include a âplant-a-seedâ event, which gives children a chance to plant a seed to take home.
The market will host about 45 vendors.