Local Scoop

Categories

Asheville, North Carolina News


ASAP Posts Fall/Holiday Tailgate Market Schedule

ASHEVILLE, NC – It’s that time of year again when some area farmers tailgate markets wrap up their season. Don’t worry too much, though; many remain open into November and December for all of your holiday cooking and shopping needs! Select ‘Read more’ for details.

Final Market Dates (and Holiday Market Details)

BUNCOMBE COUNTY

Asheville City Market: South: October 27 (Produce, cheeses, meats, baked goods, plants, home goods, and more; 2-6 p.m.); Downtown: December 18 (Holiday markets November 27 and December 4, 11, and 18; holiday market hours will change from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.)
Big Ivy Tailgate Market: October 30
Black Mountain Tailgate Market: October 30 (Holiday market, 2nd annual, November 20; regular food vendors plus a wide variety of craft and artisan vendors for gift shopping. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
Greenlife Sunday Market: October 31
Mission Hospital Tailgate Market: October 1
North Asheville Tailgate Market: December 18 (The 9th Annual Holiday Bazaar will be held December 4, 11, and 18 at the North Asheville Tailgate Market. The market will feature produce, crafts, gifts, meats, cheeses, backed goods, chocolate, cider, coffee, and more.)
Riceville Tailgate Market: September 18
Victory Tailgate Market: September 29
Wednesday Co-op Market:  November 24
West Asheville Tailgate Market: November 9 (Holiday event Tuesday, December 7 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.)
Weaverville Tailgate Market: October 27 (Season finale celebration; cookie decorating, scavenger hunt, and pumpkin decorating from 3-5:30 p.m. Costumes are optional but encouraged.)

HAYWOOD COUNTY

Haywood’s Historic Farmers Market: October 30 (Fall Harvest Party on October 30; details soon. Special winter markets November 20 and 24 and December 8 and 11 from 9 a.m. until noon; markets will offer fall and winter vegetables, apples and cider, farm-raised eggs, meat, cheese, NC seafood, baked goods, preserves, and heritage crafts.)

HENDERSON COUNTY

Flat Rock Tailgate Market: October 28 (Harvest Festival on Thursday, October 28 from 3-6 p.m; produce, homemade treats, handmade crafts, scarecrow making event, wool spinning demonstration, and petting zoo.)
Hendersonville Community Co-op Tailgate Market: October 18

MADISON COUNTY

Madison County Farmers & Artisans Market: November 20 (Special winter markets held inside at Fiddlestix the Saturday after Thanksgiving until the Saturday before Christmas.)

MCDOWELL COUN
TY

Historic Marion Tailgate Market: October 26
Information above is incomplete, and dates are subject to change; check back often for updates as markets determine closing dates and holiday market details. For a complete list of area tailgates and their contact information, click here.

Information provided by the Appalachian Sustainable Agricultural Project (ASAP)

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply