Bulldogs, Gators and Pirates, Oh My!

lulus-at-thompson-house2014We have a very special farmers’ market planned for Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the Fernandina Beach Market Place on Amelia Island.

It is Georgia/Florida Weekend and that means it is time for our Best Decorated Booth Contest where our farmers and producers decorate their booths for either Georgia, Florida or Halloween. The winning exhibitor receives a FREE booth space and YOU are the judges. Continue reading

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Autumn’s Harvests Showing Up at Market Place

Ribault Bakery JacksonvilleFall is in full swing at the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers’ market and you can tell by the seasonal vegetables that show up this time of the year.

Cabbage Creek has salad mix, baby kale and baby arugula that they pick the day before the market, so you can’t get it much fresher than that!

Boatright Farms and Kings Kountry Produce are bringing pole, bush and lima beans. Carrots, eggplant, okra, corn and potatoes are still available. Look for Continue reading

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Goat Farmers, Holiday Pies and Classic Cars

Goat Farmers, Holiday Pies and Classic CarsThe Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers’ market will be action packed on Saturday, October 18th with the 18th Annual 8-Flag’s Car Show, produced by Amelia Cruizers, lining Centre Street in historic, downtown Fernandina Beach.

Returning to the farmers’ market this Saturday is Andy from White Hawk Farms. White Hawk is a family owned and operated business that raises, breeds and sells Continue reading

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Music, Food and Fun at the Fernandina Beach Market Place

fernandina-farmers-market-oct-11Cooler temperatures and those deep blue skies come to mind when you think October on Amelia Island, and what better weather could you ask for when you visit the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers’ market on October 11, 2014?

Located on North Seventh Street, in historic, downtown Fernandina Beach, this pet-friendly, and open air market is open from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, rain or shine.

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Amelia Island Jazz Fest joins Farmers Market October 4th

Amelia Island Jazz Fest joins Farmers Market October 4thThe Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market dishes up local music throughout the year and on October 4th we are having a Celebration of Jazz!

Shop in the crisp, October air to a selection of prerecorded music featuring the artists performing in the 2014 Amelia Island Jazz Festival. Visit with the growers and producers that work hard preparing their fresh and tasty treats for the Market Place, while jazz music sets the ambiance. Continue reading

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