What a great way to start the New Year! The Town of Independence has been awarded $150,000 by the Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission for the construction of the Independence Farmers Market. In the TRRC Financial Viability Assessment, TRRC staff stated; “This is perhaps the strongest farmers market request seen by the Commission to date,[…]
More than 30 vendors plan to participate for the Grand Opening of the Independence Farmers Market 2019 season! Some regulars are missing Friday but they’ll join us next week.
Only 22 days until we open in Town Park at 9 am on May 10th! We have a great opening day planned. The highlights are a Mother’s Day Craft Fair and we’ll be joined by Chef Charles, formerly of Heartwood. I can’t wait to see what he does with our delicious local ingredients. Vendors will[…]
August 5th through 11th is the perfect time to support the Independence Farmers Market! Friday, August 11th marks the end of our “Go Fund Me” campaign. To Donate: Please visit https://www.gofundme.com/IndependenceFarmersMarket or give your donation directly to the Farmers Market Manager, Michelle Pridgen. Checks may be written out to Independence Farmers Market. Your donations will provide[…]