First Winter Market and Christmas Tree Fundraiser

The Farmers Market returns to Town Park for on Green Friday from 11 am to 3 pm.  Enjoy free kids activities, listen to Christmas carols, shop for delicious local products  and beautiful crafts and pickup your pre-ordered Christmas trees and wreaths.  

2017 Schedule

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

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November and December Events

Please welcome Abby Williams Nicolo as our new On-line Market Manager as we also say good-bye and many thanks and good wishes to Penny Bergeron our past manager. Friends of the Market may already know Abby as our Kid’s Corner Coordinator. Come greet Abby and join us November 16th for the first On-line Market Open[…]

WINTER MARKETS AND CHRISTMAS TREE FUNDRAISER

It’s time once again for the  4th Annual Winter Markets and Christmas Tree Fundraiser.  The Farmers Market returns to Town Park in Downtown Independence on Friday, November 27th and Saturday December 5th, from 10 am to 3 pm. Free Kids activities include decorating cookies, making marshmallow snowmen and creating pressed flower Christmas cards. <a Pick[…]

Apple Day, Last Market and Grand Opening of On-line Market

Join us this Friday, October 9th for the LAST regular Market of the 2015 season. It’s Apple Day! Bring your entry for the Apple dessert contest to the Market by 11 am. Judging begins at noon. Prizes will be awarded! Bring your apples for the community apple pressing. It’s free. We’ll have apple juice available[…]

Richard and Judy Weigand donate table for Farmers Market Raffle

The Farmers Market is pleased to announce a Raffle for a lovely live edge coffee table/bench made of local black walnut built and donated to the Independence Farmers Market by furniture maker Richard Weigand and his wife Judy. They live in Grayson County and are avid supporters of the market. Funds raised from their generous[…]

REMAINING EVENTS FOR 2015

Don’t worry, even though the kids have returned to school and the summer is coming to a close, there are still plenty of fun activities planned at the Market until we close October 9th! August 21-Fiber day with Deb Clemens.  Learn to raise rabbits,  10-11 am. September 4th-Cooking Day September 11th-Pepper Day, free pepper tasting[…]