I’ve always heard rave reviews about the historic Simonian Farms, but I admit I’d never been there … that is until today. What finally drew my attention?
It was their latest storefront; well, the novelty of it to be specific. I heard they were opening a new Old Town shopping experience that combines food, wine, history, and family fun. The prospect of each alone peaks my interest, but the thought of all of them in one place had me ramped up like a kid outside Disneyland’s gates.
So against my normal M.O., I went on opening day to see if all the goodness could be true – and I was not disappointed! My family and I had a wonderful time playing games, wine tasting, filling our bags with delicious local produce, and admiring a wonderfully crafted turn-of-the-century environment. But enough talk. Let me just show you …
I think adding a novel aspect to the historic produce market was genius. But what do you think about local businesses adding a little razzle-dazzle to their presentation? Like it or hate it?