Compiled by Kay Whatley, Editor
Farmers’ markets are essential, and will be open this weekend offering local farm goods, handmade, and homemade items.
While we check for current times/dates, it’s possible an update is missed. Use the links included below or Follow your local market on social media in case of changes, vendor announcements, closing dates, or other news.
Markets require social distancing, masks, touching only what you’re buying, and may offer contact-less purchasing.
Market organizers: If your location is not listed below, please email the editor.
Franklin County Farmers Market
Friday, October 16, 2020 @ 9am-1pm
Held in the parking lot at 137 Shannon Village, Louisburg, NC.
Through September, the market is open Fridays only.
Follow on Facebook for updates and schedule changes.
Whitakers Friday Market Days
Friday, October 16, 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.
This market will close for the season after the October 31,2020 (closing day) market.
Follow Whitakers Revitalize and Preserve on Facebook for updates and any schedule/weather changes.
Farm Credit Farmers Market
Friday and Saturday, October 16 & 17, 2020
Located at 3114 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, NC.
Through November 21, 2020, this market will be open Fridays (10am-5:30pm), and Saturdays (9am-2pm).
Follow on Facebook.
Clayton Farm and Community Market
Saturday, October 17, 2020 @ 9am-1pm
Held at 358 E Main Street, Clayton, NC.
Follow on Facebook.
Nash County Farmers Market
Saturday, October 17, 2020 @ 8am-1pm
Held at 1006 Peachtree Street, Rocky Mount, NC.
Market held on Saturdays only through November.
The Market at Oak Ridge Farms
Saturday, October 17, 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, October 17, 2020 @ 9am-noon
This year-round market is held at 235 S Taylor Street, Wake Forest, NC.
Follow on Facebook. for updates, and Fall changes to hours.
Farmers markets closed for the season (2020):
- Wendell Farmers Market
- Wilson Farmers & Artisan Market
- Zebulon Farm Fresh Market