LA COSTA — In addition to its fresh local produce, artisans, flowers, baked goods and other food offerings, La Costa Canyon Farmers Market, at 1 Maverick Way/Camino de los Coches across from Stagecoach Park, is becoming a weekly community gathering spot with its special events.Free events such as morning yoga, book-signings, exercise sessions, farm-to-table breakfast sampling and local chef visits are sweetening the summer. The La Costa Canyon Farmers Market is held each Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot of La Costa Canyon High School.
Upcoming events include:
— June 22, 9 a.m., free morning yoga for all ages and levels. Following yoga will be a book-signing and discussion with Jake Ducey, a La Costa Canyon High School graduate and author of “Into The Wind.” Bring your yoga mat to the grassy area in front of the La Costa Canyon High School parking lot. Participants under 18 must have adult sign a waiver provided by instructor.
— June 29, 9 a.m. Start your weekend with a 3-mile run/bike/walk route through the La Costa Canyon area. Bikers meet-up for a one- to two-hour bike ride or choose 15-, 25- and 40-mile biking options. All riders must have helmet, bike and all safety gear. Participants under 18 must have adult sign a waiver provided by exercise leaders.
— July 6, 9 a.m., enjoy a free stretch, tone and strengthen class led by personal trainer Alex Spratt on the grassy area in front of the La Costa Canyon High School parking lot. Participants under 18 must have adult sign a waiver provided by instructor.
Residents not only get farm-to-table freshness, but can support their local school, as half of the market’s proceeds benefit LCCHS visual and performing arts department. La Costa Canyon High School is located at. Interested vendors, contact Market Manager Raquel Pena at (858) 922-5135 or stop by the market and ask for Raquel. Visit the La Costa Canyon Facebook page for more information.