Cara Jackson / Tehachapi News Susan Lehmann buys items and visits with the vendor of Higgs Family Farms at the Farmers Market on May 4.

As visitors strolled by the Farmers Market on May 4, popping corn and songs from Fiddlers Crossing filled the air. Children begged parents for the shaved ice and adults hovered around the colorful fresh fruit and vegetables.

More than 25 vendors set up booths and visited with residents as they passed by the first market of the season.

Bernatette Sebastiani,…