Richmond area Farmer’s Market guide 2012

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RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR)–Just five years ago, there were a handful of Farmer’s Markets in the Greater Richmond Metro area. Now there is one every day of the week, except Monday.

Here is a guide to get you through the week. Bon Appetit.

Farm to Family Bus and Market
Open year round
2817 MechanicsvilleTurnpike
(804) 767-8570 for hours.

TUESDAY

Byrd House Market
224 S. Cherry St. and runs through October. It’s open every Tuesday afternoon
3:30 to 7 p.m.
Popular Oregon Hill market, often with live enterainment.

WEDNESDAY

Lakeside Farmers Market
6110 Lakeside Ave.-­ one block south of Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
Open two days of the week, year-round.
Open Dawn to Dusk, through Thanksgiving.
Voted #1 Market in Virginia

West End Farmers Market
12450 Gayton Road
The West End Farmers Market is located at the intersection of Gayton Road and Ridgefield Parkway.
Open 3-6:30 p.m. May through September.

THURSDAY

Huguenot-Robious Farmers’ Market
2051 Huguenot Rd, on the Southside in Bon Air
10 a.m.-2 p.m., at a parking lot in the Great Big Greenhouse
Mainly local produce, and some crafts. April to October.

The Tricycle Gardens Farm Stand
Located at 2107 Jefferson Ave (Church Hill)
Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:00-6:00pm
Now serving their own grown produce and Lamplighter coffee. 

FRIDAY

Chesterfield Farmers’ Market
11500 Midlothian Tpke, at Chesterfield Town Center
 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Chesterfield Towne Center
April to December

SATURDAY

17th Street Farmers’ Market
100 N. 17th St.
8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Richmond’s original market, located in Shockoe Bottom

Ashland Farmers’ Market
101 Thompson St (on Duncan Street Behind Town Hall)
Located 20 minutes north of Richmond
Saturdays 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
May until October.

Brandermill Green Market
Market Square Shopping Center, at Hull Street and Old Hundred Road
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
May to October.
More than twenty vendors to chose from and live music even.

Lakeside Farmers Market

6110 Lakeside Ave.-­ one block south of Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
Open two days of the week, year-round.
Open 9 a.m. to noon, through Thanksgiving.
Voted #1 Market in Virginia.

Monument Market
2709 Monument Ave. At the corner of Monument Avenue and North Robinson Street.
8 a.m. to noon.
The market runs May-October

My Manakin Market

68 West Broad Street Road in Manakin-Sabot.
8 a.m.-noon
May to October

Petersburg Farmers’ Market
400 N. Sycamore St.
7 a.m. to noon.
April to October

South of the James Market
Forest Hill Ave & 42nd Street
8 a.m. to noon.
May through December

The Market at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
6000 Grove Ave.
8 a.m. to noon
May to October

Goochland Market
2955 River Road.
8 a.m. to noon
May to October

West End Farmers Market
12450 Gayton Road, at the intersection of Gayton Road and Ridgefield Parkway.
8:00 a.m.-noon
April to November

SUNDAY

17th Street Farmers Market
Richmond’s orginal market, located in Shockoe Bottom, at 100 N. 17th St.
Saturdays and Sundays 9 a.m.-4 p.m. until Dec. 3, 2011.

West End Farmers Market
12450 Gayton Road, at the intersection of Gayton Road and Ridgefield Parkway.
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
June to November

Let us know if we missed something.

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