North Alabama is home to several vibrant farmers markets where you can find fresh produce, local goods, and a variety of artisanal products. Here are just a few of the farmers markets:
Greene Street Market at Nativity (Huntsville): Held in downtown Huntsville on Greene Street, this market operates from May to October. It offers a diverse selection of fruits, vegetables, herbs, meats, eggs, baked goods, and handmade crafts. The market also hosts live music and cooking demonstrations.
Madison City Farmers Market: Located in Madison’s historic downtown, this market runs from April to October. It features local farmers, growers, and artisans selling fresh produce, honey, flowers, baked goods, crafts, and more. The market often hosts special events and activities for visitors of all ages.
Athens Saturday Market: Held in downtown Athens, this market operates from June to August. It showcases a variety of vendors selling fruits, vegetables, meats, baked goods, flowers, and handmade crafts. The market also hosts live music, kids’ activities, and special themed events.
Guntersville Farmers Market: This market takes place on the square in downtown Guntersville. It operates from May to October and offers a range of products, including fresh produce, meats, eggs, honey, jams, and homemade crafts. The market occasionally features live music and entertainment.
Scottsboro-Jackson Heritage Center Farmers Market: Located at the Scottsboro-Jackson Heritage Center, this market runs from May to October. It provides a platform for local farmers and artisans to showcase their goods, including fresh produce, flowers, plants, baked goods, and handmade crafts.
Each market has its own unique charm, and they are great places to support local farmers and businesses while enjoying the freshest produce and local products. Note that market schedules, days, and times may vary, so it’s a good idea to check their websites or social media pages for the most up-to-date information.