-Information courtesy Tracy Madigan, Market Manager, Vance County Regional Farmers Market
Mark your calendar. The Vance County Regional Farmers Market is gearing up for a new season of fresh local produce and crafts. The market opens Saturday, April 27, 2019, with our Produce, Plants & Crafts Spring Fling from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Spring Fling Market will feature numerous craft vendors, bedding plants for the garden including vegetables, herbs and flowers as well as locally grown spring produce.
There will also be baked goods, estate wine, canned goods, pasture-raised beef, pork, eggs and honey for sale.
We have a fabulous lineup of vendors at this year’s Spring Fling including many of our “old faithfuls” and a number of new vendors. Here’s a list of what you will find at the Spring Fling:
Adcock’s Farm: Seasonal produce, canned goods, honey
Backroad Farm & Vineyard: Seasonal produce, estate wine, plants, loofahs, gourds
Barn Wood Furniture by Maul-N-Wedge: Furniture & crafts made from reclaimed barn wood
BL Creations: Hand sewn bibs, towels, pot holders, potato pouches, bowl coozies, pillows, aprons, towel sets and more
Cakes Delish: Cupcakes, cookies, artisan molded marshmallows
Colorful Creations: Embroidery items, clothing, home decor, stained glass and more
The Cotton Boll: Crocheted & knitted baby items, decorative wood plaques, luminaries, pillows, decorative lighted glass blocks and more
Creative Gifts for Missions: Slumped wine bottles, lighted wine bottles, cheese spreaders, memory pillows, painted porcelain items, wood crafts and more
Culver Products & Services: Handmade woodcraft boxes and cabinets
Dixon & Sons Farms: Seasonal Produce featuring spring strawberries, pasture raised pork, hemp products, bedding plants
The Eclectic Peacock: Crocheted & sewn home goods, bowl coozies, soaps, throw pillow covers, napkins, table runners, hand painted glassware, bath bombs and more
Faulkner Family Farms: Pork products, produce and cut flowers
Hand Made by Jackie: Crocheted clothing items, washcloths, birdhouses and more
Imperial Stitching: Table mats, kitchen mats, lanyards, table runners, burp cloths and more
Jerri’s Things: Crocheted & knitted handmade items including vests, scarves, hats, jewelry, baby sweater sets, shawls and more
Junk Drawer Designs: Sandblasted glassware, handpainted signs, custom decals, fairy gardens, shadowboxes, cups, mugs, clothing items and onesies
JW Creek Farms: Pasture-raised beef, eggs and bag holders
Laureen’s Creations: Wreaths, bows and floral arrangements
O’Reilly’s Sauces: Caribbean jerk sauce, brown sauce, honey and blackstrap molasses
Pretty Tough Stuff: Jewelry, sewn items, rock art, cut flowers, wood crafts, crocheted items, photo art, produce, eggs, home decor including pillows, suncatchers, flags and more
Professional Art by Janet Lumpkin Winebarger: Pet portraits, jewelry sets, paintings and more
Ruthie Loves Ronnie: Jewelry, decorated item and cheeseboards
Sachs Woodcrafts, LLC: Hand-turned wood items, bowls, cutting boards, breadboards, knives, pens, wine bottle stoppers, salt & pepper mills, duck calls, rings and more
Short’s Farm: produce and cut flowers
Silent Josh Woodworking/Rustic Vibes: Exotic wooden jewelry, cutting boards, candle holders, coasters, beard balm, oil and combs
Stone Bridge Farms, LLC: Produce
Threads Connected Plus Paper: Purses, wallets, cardholders, cord wraps, greeting cards, bookmarks, memo stations and more
Woodwick Designs: Handmade soy wax scented candles and melts
Yummy Little Cakes: Baked items including cupcakes, scones, muffins, bundlettes, cakelettes, cinnamon rolls, mini Victoria sponge cakes and more
2019 VCRFM Schedule:
May 4 – 25: The Farmers Market will be open Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
May 29 – September 30: The Farmers Market will be open Wednesdays and Saturdays 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
October 1 – December 7: The Farmers Market will be open Saturdays from 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Special Events: Our Master Gardeners return to the market providing gardening advice on Saturdays throughout the season. They will also be hosting the dedication of the Master Gardeners’ Memorial Garden at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market in May.
Stay tuned for additional dates & times of special events!
Market Manager: Tracy Madigan @ 252-598-0814
Extension Agent: Paul McKenzie @ 252-438-8188
Vance County Regional Farmers Market – 210 Southpark Dr. Henderson, NC
**If you or your business need a venue for your dinners and parties, the VCRFM is available for rent! Contact our Market Manager**
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