Thursday, April 26, 2012

2012 Tori to open Saturday, June 2

HANCOCK -- The Tori will be opening on Saturday, June 2, 2012, at its location next to the Finnish American Heritage Center in Hancock. The hours will be 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays throughout the summer.

At their meeting on April 24, 2012, Tori vendors met with Jim Kurtti, Finnish American Heritage Center director, and Hancock City Manager Glenn Anderson to discuss potential improvements for the market facilities this year.

Tori vendors are still required to supply their own tables and to pay the daily vendor rate of $5. Items for sale include fresh produce, local honey, homemade jams and baked goods, and hand-crafted items.

Sunday, May 29, 2011

2011 Hancock Tori to open Wednesday, June 1

HANCOCK -- The Hancock "Tori" (Finnish for "market") will open its 2011 season at 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 1, on the front lawn of the old Middle School on Quincy Street, next to the Finnish American Heritage Center. The Tori hosts vendors of fresh local produce, baked goods, preserves, handcrafts, and more. The Tori will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (or until sold out) every Wednesday and Saturday during the growing season.

For information contact Sandy Soring at 906.337.1391 or email

According to Hancock City Manager Glenn Anderson, two new awnings for the Tori will be ready for the opening day.

See Keweenaw Now for a September 2010 article on the Tori by Michigan Tech student Yunhua Li.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

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Saturday, June 5, 2010