If you have visited the Wiregrass Farmers Market recently, you’ve noticed some young faces behind the table selling produce, breads, sweets, and more. The farmers market allows even the youngest entrepreneur a chance to hone their skills. Two of the youngest vendors include Juliana, 15, and Haley, 12. What started as a garden for the family nearly 40 years ago, has become a small
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.
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.
Ready for some fun? Kids will love talking with Steve Hyman from the Tifton Police Department from 10 -11 – it’s free, just stop by the market this Saturday. Creative Co-Op: Wild Fermentation June 4. Learn how to ferment and take home a jar of your sauerkraut! Pre-registration is required. Cost $15. Learn more or sign up by emailing email@example.com Bike-to-Farm Tour. June 7, 8
The Wiregrass Farmers Market held at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture & Historic Village will hold a special recognition event for market founder and supporter Leeann Culbreath on Saturday, May 17th at 11:30am. The event will take place in the market garden adjacent to the Market Pole Barn and is free to the public. The Wiregrass Farmers Market Board extends an invitation to current
Kids: Glass Bottle Painting for Mom. Kids will paint their own vase to take home to Mom or someone special. Free – just stop by from 10 – 11 a.m. Adults: Cooking With The Peanut Chef. Don Kohler from the peanut commission, along with Brenda Morris, will use ingredients from the market to lead this fun demonstration with lots of free samples! Free
Looking for something fun to do this Saturday? We’ve got you covered! Kids will love using mud and seeds to create seed balls as a take home craft. Then, toss in the yard watch your plants grow. This activity is free – just stop by from 10 – 11 a.m. Check out our events page for May 10 activities for kids and adults as