Wellness Day this Friday

Wellness Day is Friday July 12.  Chef Charles and area health professionals will join the regular Market.  Chef Charles, the Southwest Virginia culinary ambassador returns to the Market to cook fresh, local ingredients.  If you missed him opening day, you have another opportunity to taste his cooking. I can’t wait to see what he does with[…]

July is a tasty month at the Market

We have 2 cooking demonstrations, free berry tastings, pie and jam contests and our sorbet fundraiser this month! Plan to attend Cooking Day, Wellness Day, the Berry Festival and the new JAM Day that occurs the same day as the HWY 21 yard sale. All events are free and open to the public and occur[…]

See you THIS Friday for our Grand Opening!

It’s hard to believe that opening day is here at last.  We have a great day planned! Chef Charles Parker from Heartwood is now the Local Food Ambassador for Friends of Southwest Virginia.  He will be hosting a cooking demonstration during the entire  Market. We have added an Artisan Craft Fair so you can do[…]

Cooking with Chef Jen THIS Friday!

Be sure to come out for the last cooking day with Chef Jen this season!  Recipes from the last cooking day are here We are highlighting squash for Squashtober but she’ll be cooking whatever strikes her fancy at the Market.  We’ll also have our first ever squash tasting at the Market.  Here’s your chance to try[…]

Fermentation Friday, September 28

We are very pleased to have Bird and Hopper Farm present 2 fermentation demonstrations on Friday September 28 at the Market.  The first will begin at 10 am, the second will start at noon.  Fermentation kits will be available for sale. Fermentation is a very old method of food preservation. It has been around since the[…]

Tomato Festival This Friday!

What a busy day! The Tomato Festival features a People’s Choice tomato salsa contest, Monster Tomato weigh in, free tomato tasting and Cameron from Baywood Forest will will be cooking with tomatoes and mushrooms. Wait, there’s more! The Fiber Folks will join the Market as well for this fun filled day. Fiber Days were one[…]