It’s time for our local culinary masters to show their stuff! Our County Fair is June 24th… time to start getting your entries ready. YES! The regular market will be open that day. This year’s categories include: Tastiest BBQ Sauce Pickled Produce Flower Arrangements (homegrown/local flowers) Jam/Jelly Homemade Pie Homemade Cake & Yummiest Bread. Kids Category: Best Homemade Cookies. Rules: All Entries due at
Fresh, local produce grown by the people at the market…. specialty foods such as goat cheese, honey, oils, breads, eggs, cakes, jams/jellies, granola, and more. Crafts, art and a few surprises along with way – all right here at the Wiregrass Farmers Market!
If you are interested in being a vendor at the market, please download the forms and mail them in, we’d love to hear from you.
Last Call ‘Til Fall! Saturday, July 26 is our last summer market! Stop by the Wiregrass Farmers Market to stock up on locally made goat cheese, breads, vegan baked goods, fresh eggs, traditionally-baked pound cakes, cookies, cinnamon rolls and other treats such as granola. And of course, enjoy summers finest locally grown produce from tomatoes and peas to melons, beans, squash, herbs and more.
Shop the market and stay for ice cream! We are hosting a homemade ice cream social, this Saturday 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the market. The cost is just $2 per person! Toppings include fresh fruit and other items from our vendors.
Kids Activity July 5th: Christmas in July… Create an Ornament!10 – 11 a.m., Free. Coming Soon! The Wiregrass Family Ice Cream Social on July 12th at the market, from 11-12:30. The cost is $2 per person and includes ice cream, games and activities.
Check out our market bag and tote – both sport our logo on the side. The bag, which sells for $5.00 is green and has our logo in white while the $20 tote is canvas with yellow trim and a has a color logo. Don’t forget we have aprons for sale with our logo embroidered on the front; these kitchen beauties are $30.
Great pizza starts in the garden! From sauce made with tomatoes to every veggie topping you can think of, it all needs to be grown first – why not grow it yourself? Presented by the Rotary Club, this week’s workshop for kids and adults shows you how. Free – just stop by the market from 10 – 11 a.m.
Need some gin trash for your garden? Five gallon buckets will be available this Saturday at the market. Proceeds from your $4- $5 donation will be used to help the Wiregrass Farmers Market!
Check out the shiitake mushroom logs now available at the market! It takes just a little love – in the form of keeping the logs moist and then an overnight soak a couple of times a year and you’ll have your own shiitakes to harvest. It’s great family project to grow these delicious mushrooms. Properly cared for, each log will last several years.