Only About 5 Weeks Left! It’s All Freshy Fresh at Local Farmers Markets in the Smokies

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Fresh Air, Fresh Food, and Fresh Fun – that’s what we’re all about in the Great Smoky Mountains! And we now have four Farmers Markets in the area so you can get your fresh on while you’re here! There’s only about 5 weeks left – so be sure to visit your local markets before it’s too late!

Gatlinburg Farmers Market @ Covered Bridge in the Glades
Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
May 16, 2016 through October 17, 2015
www.gatlinburgfarmersmarket.com

Sevierville Commons Farmers Market @ Sevierville Downtown Gazebo
Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
June 5, 2015 through October 9, 2015
www.facebook.com/seviervillecommons

Sevierville Farmers Market @ Sevier Farmers Co-op
Saturday at 8:00 a.m. to 12:000 noon
June 6, 2015 through October 10, 2015

Seymour Farmers Market @ First Baptist Church of Seymour
Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
June 6, 2015 through October 10, 2015
www.seymourfarmersmarket.org

Grab your cup of coffee, head out the door, and get your weekend mornings started off with freshness! Each of these Farmers Markets offer the opportunity to get up close and personal with the food you eat. You can chat with local farmers and growers who are happy to share their growing methods, techniques and information on farm life. Or you can meet with a local baker and probably share a couple of tasty recipes. Or you can pick up some great herbs and flowers to plant in your own garden at home. Take home some local honey, handmade jellies and jams, handcrafted soaps and more. The options of fresh happiness are just endless at a Farmers Market in the Great Smoky Mountains!

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Meet friendly and knowledgeable vendors at Farmers Markets in the Smokies.

And seriously, you can’t have a group of folks get together for any amount of time in the Smoky Mountains without some live music breaking out. So chances are that on that Friday or Saturday you wander over to the Farmers Market you’re bound to hear a fiddle or two along with some tall tales! Visit a Farmers Market in the Smokies and you’re sure to enjoy yourself thoroughly, and you might make a few new friends while you’re there!

 

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