Tomato Festival THIS Friday!

The Tomato Festival is back!  We’ll have a free tomato tasting, a People’s choice salsa contest and the Monster Tomato weigh-in AND Miss Andrea is back with Healthy Kids Bucks for the the first 50-yes 50!- Kids.  $10 of Kids Bucks to buy fresh fruits and vegetables and eggs. This is your chance to taste[…]

Tomato Festival August 5th

The Tomato Festival is back!  We’ll have a free tomato tasting, a People’s choice salsa contest and the Monster Tomato weigh-in. This is your chance to taste most of the tomatoes at the Market for free and vote for your favorite. To enter the salsa contest, bring a quart of salsa to the Market by 10[…]

July Events at the Market

The Independence Farmers Market features several special events on Fridays in July. Plan to attend Wellness Day, the Berry Festival and the HWY 21-yard sale. All events are free and open to the public and occur during the entire Market from 9am to 1pm at our temporary location on Courthouse Street, the Gate Center parking[…]

Enter the Grayson County Fair!

The Grayson County Fair will be held August 13 and 14.  Thanks to Bottomley’s Evergreens and Farms for hosting the Fair at their warehouse in Elk Creek again this year. Bring your entries to Bottomley’s THIS Thursday August 12 from 7am to 7pm. The Fair has a full range of competitions this year.  Do you[…]

Never fear-the Online Market is still here!

The On-line Market will keep operating right on through the winter until we open( fingers crossed!) the 2nd Friday in May.  Our schedule will stay the same- Fridays from 2-6pm until November 6 when  we will shorten it to 3-6pm to reduce operating costs. Please let us know if that will cause anyone problems.  There[…]