The Carousel Sunday Market and Festival, a farmers market and arts & crafts festival held Sundays near A Carousel for Missoula, will start its season this coming Sunday, June 10. The Market, which includes produce and other agricultural products, artwork, crafts, prepared food and live pony rides, will operate from 10am to 2pm, each Sunday, through Sept. 16.In addition to vendors, the Market will feature entertainment and children’s activities each week. Entertainment for the June 10th Market is Leonardo Munoz and the Whizpops. The Carousel will give free rides to all from 10am to 2pm, this Sunday, as the children’s activity and to celebrate the beginning of the Market season.

The Carousel’s Sunday Market is a family-friendly, relaxed Market with room to roam and an eclectic collection of vendors. Its proximity to the Carousel and Dragon Hollow makes it a perfect stop with the family, and the Sunday time slot provides visitors with the flavor of Missoula on an alternative day.

Vendors, entertainers and groups with activities for children are encouraged to check out the Market link on the Carousel’s website (, or to call Janet Metcalf, the Market Manager, at 543-1969.