Charlotte-area farmers markets
05/13/2014 10:28 AM
05/13/2014 6:06 PM
Looking for fresh food? Our annual guide is your map to farmers markets in 14 counties in North and South Carolina.
Morganton Farmers Market
300 Beach St., Morganton, NC 28655.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays through late October. www.downtownmorganton.com or 828-439-4460.
Mount Pleasant Farmers Market
8590 Park Drive, Mount Pleasant, NC 28124
4:30-7 p.m. Tuesdays and noon-4 p.m. Saturdays. In the mini-park on North Main Street. 704-436-9803.
Piedmont Farmers Markets
24 Market St. SW, Concord, NC 28025.
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays. www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com or 704-425-5559.
Piedmont Farmers Markets
228 Lawndale Ave., Concord, NC 28026
4-7 p.m. Thursdays. www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com or 704-425-5559.
Piedmont Farmers Markets
6960 Robinson Church Road, Harrisburg, NC 28075.
3-6 p.m. Mondays. Next to the train depot. www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com or 704-425-5559.
Piedmont Farmers Markets
518 Winecoff School Road, Kannapolis, NC 28027.
8 a.m.-noon. Saturdays; 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays starting mid-June. At Winecoff School and Orphanage roads. www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com or 704-425-5559.
Caldwell County Farmers Market
120 Hospital Ave. NE, Lenoir, NC 28645.
6 a.m.-noon Saturdays through December. In the parking lot of Caldwell County Public Library. 828-757-1290.
Downtown Hickory Farmers Market
222 Union Square, Hickory, NC 28601.
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 1. Also 5-8 p.m. Thursdays from June through August. On Union Square. www.hickoryfarmersmarket.com or 828-308-6508.
Catawba County Public Health Farmers Market
3070 11th Ave. Dr. SE, Hickory, NC 28602.
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays. Opens June 5. www.catawbacountync.gov/phealth or 828-695-5800.
Claremont Tailgate Market
3288 E. Main St., Claremont, NC 28610.
3-6 p.m. Fridays. www.cityofclaremont.org or 828-466-7255.
Conover Farmers Market
109 First St. E., Conover, NC 28613.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays. www.conoverfarmersmarket.org or 828-234-7075; also on Twitter and Facebook.
Farmers Market at Center United Methodist Church
4945 Sherrills Ford Road, Catawba, NC 28609
2-5:30 p.m. Wednesdays. June 4 through mid-October. 704-483-0367.
Chester Farmers and Artisans Market
111 Columbia St., Chester, SC 29706.
7 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. Open all year. www.chesterscfarmersmarket.com or 803-374-3779.
Foothills Farmers Market
111 S. Washington St., Shelby, NC 28150.
8 a.m.-noon Wednesdays and Saturdays through Nov. 29. On the courthouse square. Plus satellite locations: 8 a.m.-noon Tuesdays June-August at the Cleveland County Health Department, 315 E. Grover St. in Shelby, and 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays April 12-Sept. 27 on Railroad Street in downtown Kings Mountain. www.foothillsfarmersmarket.com or 704-477-7218.
Gastonia Farmers Market
410 E. Long Ave., Gastonia, NC 28054.
7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays May-October (Saturdays only in November). www.gastoniafarmersmarket.com or 704-853-0049.
Lowell Farmers Market
204 E. Second St., Lowell, NC 28098.
4-7 p.m. Thursdays. June 5-Sept. 11. www.lowellnc.com or 704-824-3518.
Mount Holly Farmers Market
215 S. Main St., Mount Holly, NC 28120.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays. www.mounthollyfarmersmarket.com or Mount Holly Farmers Market on Facebook or 704-689-2049.
Belmont Farmers Market
5 N. Main Street, Belmont, NC 28012.
3-7 p.m. Fridays. Across from Belmont General Store. Belmont Farmers Market on Facebook, 704-735-5557 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Downtown Mooresville Farmers Market
149 E. Iredell Ave., Mooresville, NC 28115.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays. At Iredell Avenue (N.C. 3) and Church Street. downtownmooresville.com .
The Evening Farmers Market in Statesville
123 N. Center St., Statesville, NC 28677.
4-6:30 p.m. Thursdays through October. In Pecan Park at Water and Center streets, behind First ARP Church downtown. 704-873-3361.
Lancaster County Farmers Market
1920 Pageland Highway, Lancaster, SC 29720
7 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays. June 5-Oct. 25. www.mylancastersc.org/parks or 803-285-5545.
Denver Farmers Market
3633 N.C. 16 North, Denver, NC 28037.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays. At Rock Springs Elementary School. www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or 704-736-8452.
Lincoln County Farmers Market
225 W. Water St., Lincolnton, NC 28092.
7 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Saturdays. Also 7 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Department of Social Services, 1136 E. Main St. www.lincolncountyfarmersmarket.com or 704-736-8452.
Atherton Market at Atherton Mill
2104 South Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28203
10 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday-Friday and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. Atherton Mill and Market on Facebook or athertonmillandmarket.com.
7th Street Public Market
224 E. Seventh St., Charlotte, NC 28202
11 a.m.-7 p.m. weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays. Green Markets May-September. Check website for details. www.7thstreetpublicmarket.com or 704-230-4346.
Charlotte Regional Farmers Market
1801 Yorkmont Road, Charlotte, NC 28217.
8 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday all year (8 a.m.-5 p.m. October-March), plus noon-6 p.m. Sunday, May-August. www.ncagr.gov or 704-357-1269.
Common Grounds Farm Stand
119 Huntley Place, Charlotte, NC 28207.
8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays through August starting May 22. On the front porch of Thies Mortgage. Proceeds benefit the Urban Ministry Center. www.commongroundsfarmstand.org.
Davidson Farmers Market
128 Main St., Davidson, NC 28036.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays through Thanksgiving. Every other week 9 a.m.-noon December-March. Between Main and Jackson streets next to Town Hall. www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org or 704-400-0880.
Highland Creek Farmers’ Market
6213 Bells Mill Drive, Charlotte, NC 28269.
3-7 p.m. Wednesdays in the Christenbury Pool parking lot. www.highlandcreekfarmersmarket.com or 704-996-8554.
Huntersville Farmers Market
103 Maxwell St., Huntersville, NC 28078.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays through October. Between Main and Maxwell streets, one block east of Town Hall (at the caboose). www.huntersville.org or 704-766-2220.
Kings Drive Farmers Market
938 S. Kings Drive, Charlotte, NC 28204.
6 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays, 6 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays, 6 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays until Oct. 31. Open daily in October. Simpson's Produce on Facebook or 704-332-6366.
Matthews Community Farmers’ Market
105 N. Trade St., Matthews, NC 28105.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, April-November; 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, June 17-Aug. 5; 8-10 a.m. Saturdays, December-March. www.matthewsfarmersmarket.com or 704-821-6430.
Mecklenburg County Market
1515 Harding Place, Charlotte, NC 28203.
7 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesdays; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays all year. beverlysgourmetfoods.com or 704-533-0073.
Meeting Street Market at Elon Park
11425 Ardrey Kell Road, Ballantyne area, Charlotte, NC 28277.
4-7 p.m. Tuesdays. At Elon Park Elementary School. On Facebook or 704-287-6181.
Mint Hill Farmers Market
7601 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, Mint Hill, NC 28227.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays through September. minthillhistory.com or 704-573-0726.
Newell Farmers Market
1704 Rocky River Road, Charlotte, NC 28213.
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. 704-578-1415.
Wedgewood Farmers Market
4800 Wedgewood Drive, Charlotte, NC 28211
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. In Madison Park. www.wedgewoodfarmersmarket.com or 336-301-5810.
Village at Robinson Farm
8410 Rea Road, Charlotte, NC 28277.
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays through October. 704-321-7832.
Stanly County Farmers Market
100 Railroad St., Albemarle, NC 28001.
8 a.m.-noon Saturdays through October; 8 a.m.-noon Wednesdays and Saturdays June-August. www.albemarledowntown.com or 704-984-9415.
Union County Farmers Market
805 Skyway Drive, Monroe, NC 28110.
Noon-6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. Union County Farmers Market on Facebook or 704-283-3625.
Waxhaw Farmers Market
116 McDonald St., Waxhaw, NC 28173.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. At corner of Price and Church streets. www.waxhawfarmersmarket.com.
Market at Inman Farms
1101 Black Highway, York, SC 29745.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, until Oct. 11. inmanfarmsyorksc.webs.com or 803-207-6682.
Old Town Market
115 Caldwell St., Rock Hill, SC 29730
5-8 p.m. Thursdays and 9 a.m.-1 pm. Saturdays. onlyinoldtown.com/market, or on Facebook.
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