In case you want to do shopping of Easter delicacies, enjoy spring sun and have a good meal in one place you can enjoy it at Jiřák or Náplavka farmer’s markets quite easily.
Květuščina zahrádka, that is present at Jiřák and Náplavka on March 19th and March 26th, offers nettle pesto and bear’s garlic pesto as well as fresh young nettles used for Easter stuffing recipes. Mr. Knápek, who is present at Jiřák on Wednesday March 23rd, on Thursday March 24th and on Friday March 25th and at Náplavka on Saturday March 26th, collects, if weather allows, nettles for Easter stuffing, ground ivy that perfectly matches lamb meat, ground elder – fresh salads ingredient and bear’s garlic which the muscles.
Spring flowers as narcissus, tulips and willow twigs (known as kočičky in Czech) together with young sprouts and other Eastern decorations will be available all days on which the farmer’s markets take place. Additionally, you can buy the eggs at Jiřák every Wednesday and Saturday and at Náplavka every Saturday. There are also quail eggs available at Jiřák on every Thursday and Saturday.
A special offer of T-bone steaks prep and on spot meat grounding is prepared by Rudolec farm which also offers its veal meat at Jiřák on Friday March 25th. Rybník farm, that is present at Jiřák on Wednesday March 23rd and on Saturday March 26th offers lamb as well as mutton meat which is vacuum-packed – an excellent choice for those who are leaving for holidays and can do shopping already on Wednesday. Trněný Újezd farm sells lamb and kid meat as well as eggs at Jiřák on Saturday, March 19th and March 26th. Kojetín farm offers lamb and kid meat, spring chickens and young piglet meat at Jiřák on Saturday March 26th. Mr. Kubec and Pracejovice farm sell spring chickens at Náplavka on Saturday March 19th and March 26th.
The bakers are ready as well therefore you can buy cross buns and sweetbreads every day during Easter week when farmer’s markets take place (from Wednesday till Saturday at Jiřák and on Saturday at Náplavka). You can also buy egg-shaped Easter gingerbreads from Perníčkův sen together with other sweets for carolers at Jiřák on Friday March 25th and on Saturday March 26th as well as at Náplavka on Saturday March 26th.
There are beautiful ceramic products, braided willow twigs (known as pomlázky in Czech), painted Easter eggs, fragrant soups and nice little something for you and your kids at Jiřák on Friday March 25th and on Saturday March 26th. There are also many dainties and toys prepared for dogs offered by Sušienkovo.
The Brownies band has a musical performance at Jiřák on Saturday March 26th, while Circus Problem band is performing at Náplavka.