Poinsettias and Christmas Cactus at Fernandina Farmers Market

nov-29-2014-farmers-market-300The weekend after Thanksgiving is indeed a busy weekend, but after all of that gravy, mashed potatoes, stuffing and pie, you may want to plan a trip to the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers’ market. Not only will you get in a nice walk, but you also have the opportunity to pick up some fresh, seasonal produce, too!

One of our newest vendors, Something Good, brings gluten free products Continue reading

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Cucumbers, Honey and a Banjo

Cucumbers, Honey and a BanjoFeaturing cucumbers, honey, and the banjo, the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers’ market will be open November 22, 2014, from 9:00 to 1:00 PM on North Seventh Street, rain or shine, in historic, downtown Fernandina Beach, Florida.

The farmers’ market is a favorite among locals and visitors to Amelia Island. With over 40 booths of natural foods and products, every week brings something fresh and new to savor. Continue reading

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November 15th Farmers Market in Fernandina Beach

november15-farmers-market-fernandina-300Nearly 40 vendors will be participating in the farmers’ market on North Seventh Street, in Fernandina Beach, on November 15th.

Among those, here are three customer favorites that are not always at the Market Place:

Rose, from An Un-Believable Egg Rolls, returns with her handmade, authentic Vietnamese egg rolls. As a young girl, Rose helped her grandmother make egg rolls for neighbors and friends to earn extra money. Rose watched closely, learning her recipe and memorizing every ingredient that went into her famous egg rolls. When you taste them, you will surely agree that these are indeed the most unbelievable egg rolls you have ever tasted! Continue reading

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Pumpkin Season at the Farmers Market in Fernandina

pumpkin season at the farmers market in fernandinaIt is pumpkin season at the farmers’ market in downtown Fernandina Beach and Great Harvest Bread Company has some holiday only specials. They are bringing Pumpkin Pie Bars that taste just like pumpkin pie, Pumpkin Spice Brownies (a blond brownie with a spicy pumpkin taste) and Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread.

Kings Kountry Produce has sweet pie pumpkins, and a huge variety of squash at their booth. The Spice Pantry has sweet potato and pumpkin mini-pies, and Bacon’s Select Produce is bringing plenty of kale. Continue reading

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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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