The construction of Town Park has started! The Timber framers will arrive October 1st to begin building the pavilion. In the meantime, the IFM has moved right across the street onto Courthouse Street (that’s where the GLC/IFM office is located) and the parking area behind the buildings. All your favorite vendors are still with us,[…]
We will be at our temporary location until we close the second Friday in October. Most of our produce vendors are in the Gate Center parking lot so they can have their trucks close by. Here’s the new layout. When the Fiber artisans join us on the 27th,they will be on the Davis street side[…]
Press Release: Town of Independence Partners with the Timber Framers Guild Mayor E.F. “Butch” Reeves, IV, and the Independence Town Council are pleased to announce that the Timber Framers Guild, of Cooperstown, New York, has agreed to build the new Independence Farmers’ Market structure, to be located at Independence Town Park at the intersection of[…]
Caroline Clough will be managing the Farmers Market when we open in Town Park THIS Friday May 14th. Some of you may know Caroline from her time with the Online Market, as a market shopper or a neighbor in Elk Creek. She’ll be in charge until Michelle recovers from knee surgery, probably sometime in early[…]
We are thrilled to be opening in Town Park on Friday May 14th! It’s been a long winter and we all look forward to being back together. Things will be a little different due to the pandemic. Even though many of us are vaccinated and our case numbers are declining, we are still under the[…]
The Farmers Market is back in Town Park Friday November 27 from 11 am to 2 pm for our 1st of 2 Winter Markets. Kick off the Holiday season by shopping locally for delicious local products and beautiful crafts. Enjoy free Kids activities at the Market This is the first day to pick up your[…]
Join us for the opening of the 2020 Market Season in Town Park! We’ve invited area artisans to join us Opening Day so you can find a perfect gift for Mother’s Day.
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,[…]