Happy Thursday! At least it can be if you make plans to stop by the Evening Farmers Market in Statesville this afternoon—or any Thursday afternoon from April to October—from 3:30 to 6 p.m., or until goods sell out!
The Evening Farmers Market
Think homegrown and handmade when it comes to the Evening Farmers Market in Statesville. What began with about four farmers in 1999 has since grown to multiple vendors.
Now in its 22nd season, the Evening Farmers Market is a good way to support local farmers, bakers and artists.
When you stop by the Evening Farmers Market in Statesville, expect to find a wide range of products. Shoppers can stock up on fresh, locally-grown fruits and vegetables, baked goods and other artisan items.
Things to remember
To make the most of your visit to the Evening Farmers Market, there are a few key points to keep in mind.
First of all, parking is available in two city lots. Those are located on Water Street and Center Street.
Secondly, social distancing is a must and easy to do since the market is held outdoors. Third, use the available hand sanitizers often and do not touch or handle items on display. Vendors will bag your selections for you to minimize touch points.
Finally, there is no eating and drinking at the market tables. Once you are done shopping, you are free to take your goods home to enjoy.
The Evening Farmers Market in Statesville is held every Thursday from April to October at Pecan Park. The street address for Pecan Park is 140 North Center St., which is about three miles from Summer Pointe.
You can also find them on Facebook for the latest market announcements and other news.
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