[image-1] The Charleston Farmers Market in Marion Square and the West Ashley Farmers Market in Ackerman Park have been suspended. The city announced on April 2 the two popular markets will postpone their 2020 season opening, which was scheduled for this month.
[content-1] The two markets specialize in local wares, food, and vendors, turning already-busy public spaces into packed social hubs from spring through fall along with a popular holiday market in December.

The City of Charleston announced the decision in an update on its coronavirus response on Thursday. Currently, Charleston is under a citywide stay-home order.