Farmers Market Opens for 2013 Season
The Ashe County Farmers' Market, 108 Backstreet, West Jefferson, NC will open on Saturday, April 13, 2013 from 8:00 am until 1:00 pm thru October 26, 2013. The Market offers fresh seasonal locally grown produce, a wide variety of nursery items, flowers and plants, locally raised meats, artisan cheeses, homemade breads and pastries, honey, molasses, jams, jellies, as well as fine, locally made arts and crafts. Throughout the year, visitors will find local musicians playing at the market as well as area chefs cooking up tasty tidbits of locally grown and raised food. We have several “Special Events” planned for 2013 season such as Fishing Expo, Quilt Day, Fiber Day (Sheep Shearing), and Grilling Demonstrations from local chefs, Apple/Cobbler and Berry Pie Contest, Tomato/Salsa Day Celebration, Annual BBQ Fundraiser and Christmas-in-July. Check the Special Events Calendar on this page, newspapers and radio for the times and dates.