We're spoiled with fresh produce and local goods in Asheville. You can find a farmers market almost everyday packed full of local growers and crafters, making seasonal eating a piece-of-cake! Also, it helps to keep our environmental impact small and regional economy strong.
Even if you're not looking to take home baskets of produce, visiting a farmers market is a great taste of what Asheville is all about. Here is a list of markets around town:
*North Asheville Tailgate Market, Saturdays 8am-12pm, April - Nov
UNC - Asheville Campus, 3300 University Heights
Large market that's a few decades strong! Under shade on the UNCA campus.
*Asheville City Market South, Wednesdays 12-4pm, April - Oct.
Town Square Boulevard, Biltmore Park Esplanade
*East Asheville Tailgate Market, Fridays, 3:00-6:00pm. May-September.
954 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC 28805
*Oakley Farmers Market, Thursdays, 3:30-6:30pm. May-September
607 Fairview Road, Asheville, NC 28803
*River Arts District Farmers Market, Wednesdays, 2:00-6:00pm.
175 Clingman Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
718 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806