Orignial vendors were invited back and new vendors were contacted, some saying they had been on a waiting list for years, to join the family of exhibitors creating the new Market Place.
Homemade ice cream sandwiches are coming to the farmers market this week. Try chocolate shortbread with chocolate ice cream, or the lemon shortbread cookie with berry swirl in vanilla ice cream sandwiched in the middle.
We have a new herb vendor, AND a special treat this week will be the filming of the farmers’ market for HGTV’s Island Life series.
Come wish local celebrity, Felix, a happy birthday. Felix, also known as the Peanut Man, comes to the farmers market every Saturday to play his harmonica and sell his pineapples and boiled peanuts.
On September 10, Joe and Elizabeth Lee, and Manager Judie Mackie, are inviting you to join them downtown to share in their merriment as they celebrate the 4th Anniversary of the Fernandina Beach Market Place.
A few of the vendors from both the farmers and the arts market will be setting up shop at the corner of Lime and South 14th Streets on Saturday, April 30, 2016.
Renowned Chef Jacques Pépin will be visiting the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market on February 27, 2016.
New farmers market vendors include local bake shop Nana Teresa’s, The Golden Olive, Press, Mike Smith’s Planter Boxes, Cohen Pecans and Vanessa’s Posies.
Lyrics describe some of the things that make our market special like the Hambone Stumps Band, our local Preacher, and of course, Felix – the Original Peanut Man.
Farmers market on Amelia Island has grown to over 40 weekly vendors with produce, breads, desserts, honey, cheese, dog treats, beef, jerky, dips, sea salts, granola, pickles and more.