Four area businesses have been selected to participate in the 22nd annual Best of Missouri Market at the Missouri Botanical Garden Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 5-6, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The businesses include Stone Hill Winery, Hermann; Noboleis Vineyards, Augusta; Kathy’s Teddy Bear Shop, Washington; and Williams Brothers Meat Market, Washington.

The Best of Missouri Market will feature over 30 new vendors, more than 120 Missouri food producers and artisans and entertainment for the entire family.

Visitors also can enjoy First Look Friday on Oct. 4 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

All three days, country stands will be filled with fresh produce, flowers, plants, herbs, nuts, candies, meats, cheeses, seasonings, salsas and baked goods from Missouri farmers and producers.

Artisans will offer handcrafted items such as willow furniture, carved wooden birds, dried flowers and wreaths, decorative ironwork, soap, handmade pottery, baskets, decorated gourds, custom jewelry, wooden toys and craft projects.

The event is presented by Schnucks Markets with additional sponsorship support by other groups and businesses.

For admission information, call 1-800-642-8842 or visit