Berry Sorbet will be available by the frozen pint as a fundraiser for the Market. The Berries are late this year so we delayed a week from our normal date of the 3rd Friday in July.
Join us and sponsor River Ridge Organics for the 8th Annual Berry Festival Friday, July 17 Featuring a berry pie contest, free berry tasting, berry pancakes and a berry sorbet fundraiser for the Market. Vendors highlight berries and berry products. River Ridge Organics is USDA certified berry farm near Mouth of Wilson. You can find[…]
Happy New Year! Here’s the Independence Farmers Market schedule: all Market days are Fridays unless noted otherwise.
May 12- Grand Opening
May 26-Herb Day. Chef Jen cooks with herbs
June 9-1st of 2 Fiber Days
June 30-Kids Day. Join Cowboy Don,Ranger Amelia,4H, BRDC and more for fun for the whole family
Tuesday July 4- Town Parade
We close out June with the 5th annual KIDS DAY on the 24th. Don’t miss this fun-filled day of FREE and FABULOUS kids activities and give-aways featuring Cowboy Don, Ranger Amelia, Miss Ellie, Grayson County 4H, Blue Ridge Discovery Center and the Virginia Department of Health. July 1st is Cooking Day with Chef Jen-she’s planning lots[…]
Chef Jen Cavey will conduct a free cooking demonstration July 3 during regular market hours from 9am to 2pm. Enjoy free samples and the opportunity to watch a real chef at work. Learn to use the fresh fruits and vegetables found at the Farmers Market in new and delicious ways. Other July events include Wellness[…]
Friday, May 8 is the Grand Opening of the 2015 Independence Farmers Market, beginning the regular market season every Friday from 9am to 2pm until the second Friday in October. The Market is held in the Independence Town Park at the corner of Highways 21 and 58 across from the Historic Court House in downtown[…]