Apple Festival

The Apple Festival is a community-wide event that celebrates apple season. The highlight is a community cider pressing—bring your apples to press with our presses!  We’ll have three-one just for the kids! The Market also offers fresh pressed cider for donation as a fundraiser. The apple dessert contest is always hotly contested and it open[…]

Ice Cream Social Fundraiser

The first one was so much fun, we decided to do it again! Join us for another Ice Cream Social Fundraiser Sunday August 19 from 2-5 pm. We close down Courthouse Street and serve ice Cream with delicious homemade toppings and desserts. $10, kids under 10, $5.  All proceeds go to fund the Farmers Market.

Ice Cream Social Fundraiser

Celebrate Dairy Month with our 2nd Annual Ice cream social fundraiser Sunday June 24 from 2-5pm. We close down Courthouse Street and serve ice Cream with delicious homemade toppings and desserts. $10, kids under 10, $5.  All proceeds go to fund the Farmers Market.

Enjoy cake and ice cream for a great cause!

Support your favorite Farmers Market THIS Sunday from 2-5 pm on Courthouse Street!  We close down the street for our Ice Cream Social Fundraiser and set up tents and chairs and have sidewalk chalk for artists of all ages. Big Ridge String Band provides the music, we provide delicious ice cream and homemade cakes and[…]

Empty Bowls Fundraiser, June 9 4-6:30 pm

Here’s your chance to enjoy fresh,local food AND support a worthy cause.The Independence Farmers Market is pleased to partner with the Arts Council of the Twin Counties to host the Empty Bowls fundraiser, Saturday, June 9 from 4 to 6:30pm at VFW Post 7726, 115 Klondike Road in Independence, Virginia.  Just in case you didn’t[…]

Empty Bowls Fundraiser

The Independence Farmers Market is happy to partner with the Arts Council of the Twin Counties for our third Empty Bowls Fundraiser.  We’ll be back at the VFW Hall in Independence. Suggested donation is $10-$15 and all proceeds will go to Back-pack Buddies and the SNAP Match program at the IFM.  Once again, all soups[…]