Charleston Farmers Market - Annual April thru December Event
CHARLESTON FARMERS MARKET
Regular CFM Hours
April 12 – November 29, 2014
Saturdays 8 am – 2 pm, RAIN or SHINE
Sundays During Piccolo Spoleto Festival (9 am – 3 pm)
May 25, June 1 & 8
Holiday Market Hours (9 am – 4 pm)
Saturday, December 6, 13 & 20
Sunday, December 7, 14 & 21
329 Meeting Street – Charleston, SC 29403
King & Calhoun Streets
* 2014 CFM Season Begins April 12th *
Come on down to Marion Square each Saturday from April 12th - December 20th to get a taste of what the Lowcountry has to offer! This year’s Charleston Farmers Market will feature over 25 farmers and growers from John’s Island, Walterboro, McClellanville, Summerville, Charleston, James Island, Cross, Wadmalaw, Moncks Corner and Holly Hill, SC. We will have a larger variety of produce and plants than ever before!!! Stroll the market while choosing from the Lowcountry’s freshest local produce, seafood, meats, plants, herbs and cut flowers. Open Saturday, 8am to 2pm. See you there!!!
Founded by Mayor Joe Riley in 1989, and the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service, the Charleston Farmers Market is produced by the City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs, in cooperation with the City of Charleston Parks Department. Over the years, the Charleston Farmers Market has received numerous awards: in 2005, the Charleston Farmers Market newly revitalized and relocated back in the renovated Marion Square, received the Three Sisters Award from the Charleston Save the City Committee; in 2008, the Market was ranked by Travel and Leisure magazine as one of the top 10 best Farmers Markets in the nation; and in the Charleston City Paper reader’s poll, “Best Of,” the Charleston Farmers Market was named Best Outdoor Event in 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Now, permanently located in Marion Square, the heart of historic downtown Charleston, S.C., the CFM is open each Saturday, from April to December, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. with select Sundays During the Piccolo Spoleto Festival and Holiday Magic. The CFM is dedicated to the support the advocacy of Lowcountry farmers and growers. We offer a variety of local produce, plants, herbs and cut flowers as well as breakfast and lunch Vendors, live entertainment and an assortment of juried arts and crafts from local artisans. Attracting citizens and visitors alike, the CFM is the community connection every Saturday morning from April through December, bringing together people from all parts of the Lowcountry and beyond.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs
180 Meeting Street, Suite 200
Charleston, SC 29401