The Saturday market is in full swing at the Farmers’ Market in Athens. The market has some familiar faces as well as some new faces. The Black Dog Grounds & Sounds coffee trailer is new on the market this year. They serve fresh, locally roasted coffee along with a great selection of new and used vinyl records, vintage sound equipment, and more.
This Saturday, the market will offer live music to enjoy while you shop. Local favorite Brad Mallett will have a show from 9-11 a.m. The Master Gardeners will also be on site as well as a fun activity for kids
This week’s market menu includes the following farmers, delis and artisans.
King’s Family Farm: Green beans, cucumbers, green tomatoes, zucchini, zucchini, onions, beets, peppers, eggplants, brown eggs, canned goods
Heinz Family Farm: Zucchini, zucchini, cucumber, sweet onion, cabbage
Hayes Mill Farms: Fresh eggs, whole chicken
Craig Family Farms: blueberry
S&J Produce Farms: Blackberries, cucumbers, onions, squash, zucchini, banana peppers, sweet peppers, green tomatoes, green beans
Ridge Pea Farm: Peaches, berries and a variety of fresh products
Sweet Grass Farms: Pasture-raised pork, grass-fed beef, cut flowers, berries, blueberries
Matt Lecher: Eggs, pumpkin, cucumber, okra
Moon and stars honey: A variety of local honey
Hanna Holler’s farm: Lamb, Pork, Beef, Onion, Garlic, Jam, Maple Syrup, Carrot
Causes and sounds of a black dog: Hot and iced coffee, latte, lemonade
blueberry and raspberry: Enjoy our special, savor our special sauce, raspberry garlic pickles, chess pancakes, sour cream cornbread and cheese chips.
Alisha MacNeese Blair: Bread and biscuits
Curry’s Kitchen: Cranberry muffin, cranberry streusel muffin, rosemary garlic bread, baguettes, chocolate cupcake with caramel cheese frosting, brownies, baklava, triple chocolate cranberry biscuit, lemon pound cake, checkerboard pie, cherry pie
Jasmine Julian: freeze dried candy
Flirty flame candles: Candles, wax melts, reed diffusers, room sprays
potter’s hand: Pottery
Hani House of Arts: face coloring
Just imagine by Malinda: Handmade jewelry, vinyl crafts, keychains, and more
Red Wolf soap: Soaps, candles, beard and shower products
The Athens Farmers Market is located at 409 Green Street W. It is open from 8 AM to 12 noon on Saturdays through August. The market is also open on Tuesdays from now until September from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.