Shop Local at Area Farmers Markets Aug. 13-15

Produce at a farmer's market. Source: Kay Whatley.
Produce at a farmer's market. Source: Kay Whatley.

Compiled by Kay Whatley, Editor

Farmers’ markets are essential, and will be open this weekend offering local farm goods, handmade, and homemade items. Plus, this Saturday is National Honey Bee Day, and honey may be available.

While we check for current times/dates, it’s possible an update is missed. Use the links included below to Follow social media for changes, updates, vendor announcements, closing dates, and more.

Be sure to read your local market’s public safety guidelines, including social distancing, wearing masks, touching only what you’re buying, contact-less purchasing (where available), and so on.

Farmers Market organizers: If your location is not listed below, please email the editor.

 

Farm Credit Farmers Market

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, August 13-15, 2020

Located at 3114 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, NC.

Open Thursdays and Fridays (10am-5:30pm) and Saturdays (9am-2pm).

Follow on Facebook.

 

Franklin County Farmers Market

Friday, August 14, 2020 @ 9am-1pm

Held in the parking lot at 137 Shannon Village, Louisburg, NC.

Follow on Facebook.

 

Whitakers Friday Market Days

Friday, August 14, 2020 @ 3-6pm

Held at 101 S White Street, Whitakers, NC — on the corner of Hwy 301 (S White) and Pippen Street in the old Southern Bank Building.

Follow Whitakers Revitalize and Preserve on Facebook.

 

Clayton Farm and Community Market

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 9am-1pm

Held at 358 E Main Street, Clayton, NC.

Follow on Facebook.

 

Nash County Farmers Market

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 8am-1pm

Held at 1006 Peachtree Street, Rocky Mount, NC.

Also open on Tuesdays (3-6pm) in August.

Follow on Facebook and Twitter.

 

The Market at Oak Ridge Farms

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 10am-2pm

Held at Oak Ridge Farms, 92 Thomas Arnold Road, Zebulon, NC.

Follow Oak Ridge Farms on Facebook.

 

Wake Forest Farmers Market

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 9am-noon

Held at 235 S Taylor Street, Wake Forest, NC.

Follow on Facebook.

 

Wendell Farmers Market

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 9am-1pm

Held at the corner of Campen and Main Streets, Wendell, NC.

Follow on Facebook.

 

Wilson Farmers & Artisan Market

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 8am-1pm

Held by the pavilion at Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park, 301 Goldsboro Street S, Wilson, NC.

Follow on Facebook.

 

Zebulon Farm Fresh Market

Saturday, August 15, 2020 @ 9am-1pm

Held at the intersection of W Vance Street and N Arendell Avenue, Zebulon, NC.

Follow on Facebook.

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Kay Whatley serves as Editor and Reporter with The Grey Area News. Kay is a published author with over 20 years of experience in the publishing industry. Kay Whatley is wife to Frank Whatley, founder of The Grey Area™ newspaper and The Grey Area News online news website.