The Old Mason Market will be open to shoppers from across the Hill Country July 21-22. Numerous vendors have been lined up to sell a large variety of merchandise. Food vendors will provide menus to suit every taste, including barbecue, Mexican food, hamburgers, hot dogs, sandwiches and a variety of other tasty delights. This month several vendors will be holding raffles for prizes. In order to be included, shoppers will need to sign up at various vendor booths. No purchase is necessary and shoppers do not have to be present to win. The drawing will take place at 4 p.m. on Sunday. Prizes include a cooper musical church, a serenity prayer plaque and a western mirror with rope accents. In addition, the Old Mason Market is celebrating the country’s independence with special admission rates. On Sunday, gate admission if free for all men and women who served the United States in the armed forces. As a further salute to the red, white and blue, there will be a special booth rental promotion for the month of July. All booth spaces will be 50 percent off. “If you’ve ever considered renting a booth during the weekend, now would be an excellent opportunity to do so,” said an Old Mason Market representative. Located just north of Mason on U.S. Hwy. 87, the market is open between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Saturday and between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Sunday. Gate fee is $2 for adults, $1 for children age six to 12 and children under five get in free. For questions, contact the Old Mason Market at (915) 347-1840 or visit the market’s website at www.oldmasonmarket.com.