WORTHINGTON, Ohio (Sept. 9, 2015) – Fresh Thyme Farmers Market will open their second store in the Columbus area Wednesday, September 16 in the town of Worthington at 933 High Street. Fresh Thyme grand openings are highlighted by a $50 healthy and nutritious grocery giveaway to the first 250 shoppers in line when the doors open at 7 a.m. Arrive early to reserve your spot as Fresh Thyme fans line up hours in advance!

Fresh Thyme is committed to improving the way communities eat by providing healthy foods at healthy values, giving back to their communities, hiring locally and sourcing local produce and products.

“We have received many inquiries from residents wondering when Fresh Thyme would be coming to Worthington,” said Chris Sherrell, CEO of Fresh Thyme. “It’s a privilege to be able to serve such a great community and we are thankful for all the ‘welcomes’ from our new neighbors.”

Taking action on their local commitments, Fresh Thyme will present charitable donations to the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center and the Friends of Worthington Library during the ribbon cutting ceremony at 6:45 a.m.

Grand Opening Schedule:

Wednesday, September 16

6:45 a.m. Ribbon Cutting Ceremony/Community Partners Check Presentation
7 a.m. Doors Open/Grocery Giveaway to First 250 Customers through the Door. 8 – 11 a.m. Pai Yoga
9 – 11 a.m. Store Scavenger hunt
10 a.m. – Noon Worthington Library Activity Table
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Live Music by AC and the Galaxy & Face Painting
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Boar’s Head Hot Dog Cart
2 – 5 p.m. Wellness Forum Health

Thursday, September 17

2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Painting with the MAC

Saturday, September 19

11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Balloon Animals
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Boar’s Head Hot Dog Cart Noon – 1 p.m. Cooking Caravan
Noon – 3 p.m. Live Music

Fresh Thyme Set to Open Second Columbus Store in Worthington Sept. 16

Wednesday-Sunday: Vendor Demos, Entertainment & Giveaways!

About Fresh Thyme

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is a full-service specialty retailer focusing on value-priced fresh, healthy, natural and organic offerings. It boasts an extensive produce department with organic and local fruits and vegetables, a natural meat department, healthy deli foods to go, bakery goods, 400 bulk food bins, dairy and frozen, and health supplement products. Fresh Thyme is scheduled to open 60 stores by 2019. Learn more at freshthyme.com. Keep in touch by liking us at facebook.com/freshthymefarmersmarkets and following us at twitter.com/freshthymefm.