Bob and Patti Dahlheimer talk with Ron Branch from Berry Ridge Farm at the season opening of the Alexandria Farmers Market Saturday, May 11. The market, located at Big Ole Central Park, is open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon. Beginning in late June, the farmers market will also be open Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to noon and Thursdays from 3 to 6 p.m.