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BANDERA BARGAIN DAYS: 9a-4p. Gemstone Jewelry, collectible rocks, Pampered Chef, a variety of gift items, videos, books, household items and much more. Formerly held at the Pipe Creek Community Center 12th Street. Hosted by Bandera American Legion Post 157. 830-796-7528
BANDERA SAGE GARDENS FARMERS MARKET: 830-460-1271; The Sage Gardens Farmer's Market is located in front of Sid's Main Street BBQ at 702 Main Street. www.banderafarmersmarket.org. Local vendors are offering free-range eggs, baked goods, honey products, goat's milk skin-care products and a variety of cool weather produce including herbs, kale, lettuce and more. Thurs mornings 8-11a, during Fall/Winter months, and in the spring the market returns to Thurs & Sat. See facebook page for updates: Bandera Farmers Market
BANDERA MARKET DAYS: Held on Main Street in downtown Bandera on the Courthouse lawn on the first Sat of each month beginning in April through November. Features individual artists and craftsmen presenting original works and farmers selling produce, canned goods and baked goods. Non-profit organizations also sell baked goods or items to raise money for their organization. Only a limited number of resale items of the highest quality are accepted. The show is juried to maintain both quality and variety. www.banderabusinessassociation.com. Genie Strickland, 830-796-4447
LONE STAR FARMERS MARKET AT BEE CAVE: Sun 10a-2p. 12611 Shops Pkwy, Bee Cave. Located in Lowe's parking lot. www.lonestarfarmersmarket.com. 512-924-7503
BERGHEIM MARKET DAYS: Closed
BERTRAM FARMERS MARKET: Fri, 3-6:30p. At 1450 TX 29. 512-657-1995
BLANCO MARKET DAY: Arts, crafts, antiques, food, and much more. 3rd Sat @ Old Blanco Courthouse square on US 281 in Blanco, March-Nov plus special December Holidays event. 9a-4p. www.historicblanco.org. Lesley Griffin, 830-833-2211, email@example.com
BLANCO YETT PARK TRADE FAIR: At Yett Park, 2 miles S of town on US 281, a 1/4 mile N of RR 32. Held 2nd Sat each month, 9a-4p. $25 vending fee. Swap meet, arts & crafts, farmer's market. Admission free. Chamber, 830-833-5101
BLANCO SETTLEMENT FARMER'S MARKET: At Blanco Settlement, on RR 165. Thurs, 4-7p. Spring and Summer. No charge to be a vendor. Covered pavilion. firstname.lastname@example.org, 512-297-3470
BOERNE MARKET DAYS: 210-844-8193; 830-249-7277; 2nd weekend of April. 10a-5p @ Main Plaza. David Querbach. www.mainstreetboerne.com; www.boernemarketdays.com
FARMER'S MARKET AT CIBOLO IN BOERNE: Type: seasonal open air market. Location: The Cibolo Nature Center at 33 Herff Rd, on the grounds of the 1850s Texas Hill Country farm. Schedule: Sat 8:30a-12:30p, May-Oct. Cindy Glass, 830-249-4616
BUDA DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET: Mid-May-Nov, every First Thurs, 2-6p, Every Sat, 9a-1p, 121 N Main, just S of City Hall. www.ci.buda.tx.us, Jennifer Denton, 512-773-7128
BE FAB MARKET DAYS: Bulverde, 830-438-3336; 2877 Bulverde Rd, Bulverde. Every 2nd Sat. 10a-4p. http://befabmarketdays.com. Cathy Scroggins-Brownlow
SPRING & FALL MARKET DAYS: Bulverde, Bealls Parking Lot, 20475 TX 46 W, Spring Branch. 10a-4p. Sponsored by Bulverde/Spring Branch Area Chamber. Semi-annual event with vendors & artisans featuring jewelry, gifts, accessories, food items & door prizes. Check web for dates. 830-438-4285, email@example.com, Web
BURNET FARMER'S MARKET: 512-756-0834; Saturdays. Burnet Square, 220 S Pierce, Burnet. Lavona Fry. Fresh organic produce and locally grown agricultural products, as well as other vendors selling home baked and handcrafted goods. Every Sat throughout summer, weather permitting. 9a–1p
CAMP WOOD TRADIN' DAYS: Lindbergh Park. 9a-2p. 2nd Sat every month starting mid-June, weather permitting. Arts & crafts, yard sales, garage sales, farmer's market, music and games. http://nuecescanyonchamber.com/resources_markets.html. Patsy, 830-597-2265
CANYON LAKE MARKET AT THE LAKE: 830-935-2735; 2nd weekend of month, 9a-4p. On north shore of lake, at Bunkhaus Lodging & RV Park. www.marketatthelake.com
CANYON LAKE MARKET DAYS: Arts, crafts, bargains, attic treasures, antiques, books, home cook'n & more! Sat April & Oct, 9a-4p. 830-964-3003. www.crrcofcanyonlake.org. Location: CRRC Recreation Center, off South Access Rd, just below Canyon Dam. Free parking, family entertainment. Texas hospitality, Hill Country, River, Lake & Market Day. Vendors wanted, $25 Outdoor space.
SATTLER TRADER: 1056 Market Heights, Sattler Village, Canyon Lake, TX 78132. Every Saturday 9a-4p. http://sattlertrader.net. Indoor and outdoor vendor areas with vintage items, handcrafted goods and tons more. No admission cost. Teresa, 210-288-3176. 2017: 3/18, 10/28
COMFORT AREA FARMER'S MARKET: May through Aug. Fresh, locally grown vegetables, fruits, jellies and jams, home preserves, herbs & flowers! Located in the Comfort Park on Hwy 27. Saturdays from 8a-noon or until sold out. Doris Wallace, 830-995-3368 or Jay Zapata. www.comfort-texas.com/shopping1.htm
COTTONWOOD SHORES, CASTLEROCK MARKET & ART BAZAAR: Every Sat & Sun, October through mid-Dec. Castlerock is located on N side of FM 2147, approximately 3 mi W of the Colorado River Bridge on US 281. We expect the Market and Art Bazaar to have a great crowd because our traffic count is 7380 cars a day. Open air, vendors, locally made crafts, produce. Castlerock, firstname.lastname@example.org, 830-598-2387; cell numbers 830-613-1029, or 830-613-5002. US Mail: POB 8672, Horseshoe Bay, TX 778657
DRIPPING SPRINGS FARMER'S MARKET: At the triangle, at the intersection of Hwy 290 and RR 12. Enter off of RR 12 for parking in the gravel lot. Every Wed, 3-7p. Rain or shine June-Oct. http://dsfarmersmarket.yolasite.com. 512-858-4725
DRIPPING SPRINGS MARKET DAYS: Veterans Memorial Park, US 290 at RR 12, at the light. 10a-4p. A new monthly market on most 1st Saturdays. Featuring handmade items of all types. Free parking, free admission, live music. Supports artists and artisans of all kinds. Out doors, so dress for the weather. New Vendors welcome! Amy Kirk, 512-761-1852. 2017: 4/1, 5/6, 6/3, 7/1, 10/7, 11/4, 12/9
FISCHER, JACKSON OPEN AIR MARKET: 6341 FM 32, Fischer, TX, located 1.3 mil E of Canyon Lake HS. 830-935-2781; 281-352-4663. www.jacksonopenairmarket.com. Artisan & farmers market. Covered venue, food, fun, entertainment. Every Sat & Sun, 9a-5p
FREDERICKSBURG FARMER'S MARKET: Every Thur, 4-7p, May-Aug, Oct-Nov. Type: seasonal open air market. Location: Kinder Halle Pavilion at Marktplatz. www.fredericksburgfarmersmarket.com. Tommy Newman
FREDERICKSBURG TRADE DAYS: 830-990-4900; 210-846-4094; 11382 US 290 E, Stonewall, TX 78671. Weekend of 3rd Sat Every Month. Acres of vendors. Biergarten, live music. Fri-Sat 9a-6p. Sun 9a-4p. $3 Parking for 3 days.
BARN YARD MARKET: Fredericksburg, 2082 W Live Oak St. www.barnyardmarketonline.com. An Eclectic Hill Country Shopping Experience. A market where the intrepid weekend treasure hunter meets the professional pickers. Where purveyors of all sorts of unique goods can satisfy the choosiest of shoppers. An eclectic mix of merchandise such as, vintage goods, shabby chic decor, furniture, second hand goods, boutique items, jewelry, antiques, and more. Live music, BBQ. Every second weekend. email@example.com
(OLD) GRUENE MARKET DAYS: 830-832-1721; 3rd full weekend of each month Feb-Nov and the 1st weekend of Dec. Live entertainment; 100+ artisans, specialty shopping and unique dining in Gruene's turn-of-the-century historic district. From IH-35, Exit 191, go W 1.5 miles, turn L on Hunter Road. 10a-5p. www.gruenemarketdays.com
290 MARKET: Quarterly, at Harper Community Park, 211 Harper Pioneer Park Dr, US-290, Harper, TX 78631. Variety of vendors such as: arts & crafts, fruits & veggies, antiques & collectables with live music, food trucks, live music, kid activities, beer & wine. http://www.290market.com. 2017: 4/15, 10a-4p
HUNT TX FARMERS MARKET & MORE: 830-238-3057; 182 FM 1340, Hunt TX. Sat 9a. Facebook
INGRAM FARMERS & ARTISANS MARKET: at Ingram City Event Grounds, located off TX-39 at Old Ingram Loop. Every Thurs 2p until Dark. Facebook. Dave Clark: Dave@wicksstudio.com
JOHNSON CITY MARKET DAYS: Held downtown in the City Memorial Park on US 290 W, between Nugent and Ave G, Sat 10a-5p, Sun: 10a-4p. Every 4th weekend. Food, artisans, vendors, in the heart of the Texas Wine Country. Chamber, 830-868-7684, Chamber Web
KERR COUNTY MARKET DAYS & HILL COUNTRY SWAP MEET: 830-895-7524; Hill Country Youth Event Center, 3705 Hwy 27. A non-profit organization of growers, artists, craftspeople, and food producers operating a pet-friendly and child-friendly. www.kerrmarketdays.org; Every 1st Sat, from 8a-3p, rain or shine, wind or hail. Mar-Jun, Sep-Dec. Note, Dec is on 2nd Sat.
KERRVILLE BLUE OAK MARKET DAYS: 210-912-5474; 1838 Junction Hwy, Kerrville. Sat & Sun from 10a-5p in the months of Jan and Feb 2016.
KERRVILLE TRADERS FEST: 830-739-6700; 4000 Riverside Dr, Kerrville. Every 4th weekend at River Star Event Center, Park next to AG barn. Over 7 acres of shopping, food, live music & kids fun, free admission & parking at AG Barn. http://kerrvilletradersfest.com
KERR COUNTY FARMERS MARKET: 830-456-5942; 4000 Riverside Dr, Kerrville, TX. Year round market for farmers, natural food vendors & artisans, fresh food, local wine, live music & fun. Every Wed 3-7p. www.kerrcofm.org, Facebook
KYLE FARMER'S MARKET: Sustainacycle's Sustainable Living Center at 409 W Center Street, Kyle. A seasonal open air market featuring a wide selection of over plants and trees and the wares of local farmers, bakers and crafters. 2nd Sat 9a-2p, March-July and Sep-December. Gordon Wybo, 512-504-3221, firstname.lastname@example.org
KYLE MARKET DAYS: Located under the "Shady Oak Trees" of Historic City Square Park between Center St, Main St, Miller St and Burleson Rd. 9a-1p. www.cityofkyle.com/recreation/kyle-market-days-7. Deadline to apply is the 5p Wednesday before Market Day. Dates: Second Sat April - September. Free to Public, Vendor $0 - $20. Kyle Parks Department, 512-262-3939, email@example.com
LAGO VISTA FARMER'S MARKET: Lago Vista Village Shopping Center, in parking lot, 20900 FM 1431 (across from LV Middle School). Every Fri, 2:30-6:30p. https://lagovistafarmersmarket.com. Map
LAGO VISTA TRADE DAYS: 512-955-0066; Old Farm Community Center, 3500 Lohnman Ford Road. 1st Sat, 9a-5p. www.oldfarmcommunitycenter.com. New vendors are welcome. Indoor & outdoor space available. Marcia Werner, 512-267-3074, firstname.lastname@example.org
LAMPASAS TRADE DAYS: 2646 US 190 E, Lampasas. Last Sat of every month, 9a-5p. Sun: 10a-4p. Storage buildings rental out for vendors: $50/mo; Outdoor space rental: $40/mo (you supply tables/tent). No used clothing or baby items sold. If you have a craft, you are an artist, woodworker, paint furniture, re-purpose items or just want to sell, this is for you. Free admission and parking. 512-734-1294. Facebook
GOOD EARTH FARMER'S MARKET: Closed. 10820 E Crystall Falls Pkwy, Leander. 512-259-4122. Web. Across from Wiley Middle School
OLD TOWN LEANDER POP UP MARKETS: 512-259-1907. www.oldtownleander.com. Non-profit group. From June-Oct, 9a-2p. Brenna Bole, Chastidy Vernengo
INDIAN MOUND RANCH (& THE MARKET AT): 512-515-0858; 956-312-9263; 12805 TX 29 W, Liberty Hill, TX 78642. Facebook. Organic produce, local vendors, homegrown, homemade, handmade. Every Sat, 9a-3p
LLANO FARMERS' MARKET: Llano, TX 78643. http://llanomainstreet.com. A community inspired market sponsored by Llano Main Street to provide a welcoming venue for citizens and visitors to share homegrown produce, handmade specialities, and a neighborly gathering place.
LLANO MARKET: Most Saturdays. At Crenwelge Park, E of TX 16 on S side of Llano River. 325-247-4158.
LLANO TRADERS RENDEZVOUS: No longer in operation.
MARBLE FALLS MARKET DAY: 830-693-2815; On Main Street, 9a-4p. www.marblefalls.org. 2016: 9/24. 2017: 4/4, 5/6, 9/23
HIGHLAND LAKES FARMERS MARKET: Marble Falls, downtown at new Location: Falls Creek Park, on Main Street between Yett and Buena Vista Drive. Laurie Crownover, email@example.com, 830-693-4458. Look for the Tents and Flags. Free to any vendor who wants to participate. Non-profit farmer's market. www.highlandlakesfarmersmarket.com
- Saturdays: 9a-noon, at 1810 FM 1431 W, Marble Falls, every Sat. Located in the parking lot of Crownover Feed Barn & Jackson Sales & Service, heading west out of town, on the left, just past HEB heading towards Granite Shoals.
- Wednesdays: 3:30-5p, at 105 FM 1431 East in front of the St John's Catholic Church
FARMERS MARKET MEDINA: 9a. Every Saturday in Medina. 830-796-8337
(THE) OLD TIMER'S TRADER'S DAY: 830-589-2226: 14178 TX 16, Medina, TX 78055. Facebook. At The Old Timer. Every 1st Sat, 11a-5p, local artists and artisans.
LAKEHILLS FLEA MARKET: 210-380-1113; 9216 FM 1283, Lakehills, TX. Facebook. 10a-7p. Closed Tue/Wed
NEW BRAUNFELS FARM TO MARKET: 830-629-2223; Year-around, every Sat, rain or shine, 9a-1p, at 103 S Castell Ave, next to Friesenhaus. www.nbfarmersmarket.com. Locally grown fresh produce, cheeses, meats, jams, jellies, flower, art and more. Live music and chef demonstrations.
BARREL HOUSE FARMER'S MARKET: 830-535-6303; 11740 TX-16, Pipe Creek. Every Sat, 9a-1p. 830-535-6303. Local farmers and food crafters offer fresh grown goods and more!
SAN MARCOS FARMERS MARKET: A year-round open air market offering farm fresh produce, baked goods,canned goods, crafts, eggs, meat (bison, beef, turkey) and more. www.sanmarcosfarmersmarket.com
- Every Tue, at 204 S Edward Gary St, from 3-6p
- Every Sat, at 155 E San Antonio St (between LBJ and Guadalupe Streets, next to the Hays County Courthouse Square). 9a-1p
- Every Thur, at Out the Quad, Texas State University, Edible San Marcos Farmer's Market, 8a-4p. Web
SAN MARCOS ART SQUARED ARTISAN MARKET: Mar-Dec, 2nd Sat, 9a-4p, at Hays County Courthouse Square, 150 E Hopkins Street. Pottery, paintings, sculpture, stained glass, fascinators, jewelry and other types of original art. Local musicians will also perform all afternoon. Adjacent to Art Squared, the local Farmers' Market on San Antonio Street will be open 9-1, and the Art Market continues until 4p. Free. Jennifer Mach, 512-393-8413, Web. FB
4TH FLEA: San Marcos, The Price Center, Downtown, 222 W San Antonio Street. 9a-1p. www.price-center.org/news-and-events. Monthly community flea market, every fourth Sat. Indoor and outdoor booth spaces. Admission free to public. Clay De Stefano, 512-392-2900, firstname.lastname@example.org
SAN SABA PECAN CAPITAL TRADE DAYS: 1st Sat, 8a-2p. At the Courthouse Square: Mar-June, and Sep-Nov; Dec in Civic Center. www.sansabatexas.com/tradeday.htm. Tony Guidroz, 325-372-8291
SAN SABA FARMERS MARKET: ; Every Wed, May thru early-Oct, 9a-1p. At the Courthouse Square, Hwy 190 East. Chamber Web. Tony Guidroz, 325-372-8291
SISTERDALE MARKET DAYS: 830-998-80315; Every Fri-Sun, at Sisterdale General Store. Bring your antiques, art collectibles and more. Have your garage sale here.
CHAMBER MARKET DAY: Spring Branch, at HEB (parking lot), TX 46 & Bulverde Crossing. 10a-4p. http://web.bulverdespringbranchchamber.com. Bi-annual event with 100+ vendors and 500+ shoppers looking for unique treasures, delicious eats and fun times! Free Admission for shoppers. Bulverde Spring Branch Chamber of Commerce, 830-438-4285. 2016: 10/1
FARMERS MARKET AT THE SHOPS AT FAITHVILLE PARK: 830-885-2077; 17130 TX 46 W, Spring Branch, TX 78070. www.faithvillepark.com
UTOPIA MARKET DAYS: Every Sat, 9a - noon; unless raining or too cold
HERBY HAM ACTIVITY CENTER FARM TO MARKET: 830-591-2711; 248 FM 3447, Uvalde, TX 78801. http://herbyhamactivitycenter.org, Facebook. 1-6p, 1st & 3rd Thurs
UVALDE MARKET DAYS: 210-844-8193; www.UvaldeMarketDays.com. Uvalde Plaza, located at the intersection of Hwy 90 and Hwy 83, across from courthouse. Tree shaded plaza provides the perfect setting for an afternoon of shopping, live music, and great food. Vendors provide an incredible variety of arts and crafts, plants, wearables, jewelry, collectibles, antiques, and much more. Bring the family, sit back, and enjoy the area's favorite musical talent, eats and bargains. Every 4th Sat & Sun, Feb-Oct, 9a-5p
ANNUAL HERBY HAM ACTIVITY CENTER FLEA MARKET: 830-591-2711; 248 FM 3447, Uvalde, TX 78801. 8a-4p. Non-profit. http://herbyhamactivitycenter.org, Facebook. 2017: 4/29
WIMBERLEY LIONS MARKET DAYS: 512-847-2201; 601 RR 2325 at Lions Field, Wimberley. 470 booths, open air market. Antiques, arts, crafts, plants, jewelry, toys, collectibles, clothing, furniture, tools & more. Convenient parking & concession stands. 1st Sat, Mar-Dec, 7a-4p. Craig Biggs, 512-847-2391. www.shopmarketdays.com
WIMBERLEY FARMERS MARKET: 512-847-2201; Every Wed, at Senior Citizen's Activity Center, Wimberley. Fresh produce, breads, and more.
ANDICE TRADE & MARKET DAYS: Located in Williamson County, about 15 mi N of Georgetown. 254-793-2565
AUSTIN METRO AREA:
BARTON CREEK FARMERS MARKET: 2901 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746. 512-280-1976. www.bartoncreekfarmersmarket.org. Located at Barton Creek Square Mall parking lot, in the back, overlooking the city. At the intersection of S Loop 1 (Mopac) and S Capital of Texas Highway (Loop 360). 9a-1p every Sat, rain or shine.
CEDAR PARK FARMER'S MARKET: Every Sat, 9a-1p. 11200 Lakeline Mall Dr, Cedar Park, TX 78613. www.cedarparkfarmersmarket.org, www.TexasFarmersMarket.org. A year-round open air market, seasonal food, live music. 512-363-5700. email@example.com
FUNKYTONK FARMERS MARKET: (aka 6701 BURNET ROAD MARKET). 6701 Burnet Rd, Austin. A year-round open air market featuring organic fruits and vegetables, freshly prepared foods, kids activities and more. Farmers Market: Thur, 4-8p, Sat, 9a-1p, year-round. Flea Market: Sat, 9a-3p, year-round. Food trailer. 512-879-8565. www.austintexas.org/listings/6701-burnet-road-market/3014
GREAT HILLS FARMERS MARKET: Arboretum Shopping Mall at 10000 Great Hills Trail in Austin. A seasonal open air market at the Arboretum Mall offering locally grown fruits and vegetables, hand made crafts, original art, live music and a bounce house for kids. Sun 9a-1p. 949-929-3266
HOPE FARMERS MARKET AT PLAZA SALTILLO: 512-553-1832; 5th and 412 Comal St, East Austin, TX. www.hopefarmersmarket.org. Sun: 11a-3p. Local food, art, live music. Free parking
HUTTO MONTHLY FLEA MARKET: 3rd Weekend of each month. 7250 Hwy 79, Hutto, located 7 mi E of Interstate 35, near Round Rock. Most weekends are Fri-Sun. Winter: Sat - Sun. 8a-3p. Space available in old horse arena, open, but covered. Joyce Hargrove, 512-759-1064.
MUELLER FARMERS MARKET: Every Sun, 10a-2p, year-round. 4550 Mueller Blvd, Austin, TX 78723. www.TexasFarmersMarket.org. Seasonal food, live music. 512-363-5700. F2M.Texas@gmail.com
PFLUGERVILLE FARMERS' MARKET: The Green Red Barn in Heritage Park, 901 Old Austin Hutto Rd, Pflugerville A seasonal open air and indoor (Green Red Barn) market offering locally grown produce including tomatoes, cucumbers, beans, squash, okra, garlic, melons, peaches and grapes; artisan baked goods; honey; flowers; eggs; free-range meats; jarred salsas, pickles and jams; fruits and plants. Alternating Tue 3-7p, Mar-Apr. Tue 3-7p, May-Oct. Select Tuesdays, 3-7p, Nov-Dec. Pflugerville Recreation Center, 512-990-6360
(THE) ROCK FARMERS MARKET: Parking lot of The Rock United Methodist Church at 2100 W New Hope Dr, in Cedar Park. A year-round open air market that features locally grown foods, arts and crafts, seasonal activities, children's activities, local music acts, food tastings and demonstrations. Wed 4-7p. Debbie Hilliard, Market Manager
SOUTH AUSTIN FARMERS MARKET: 2910 S Congress, Austin. Across from St Edward’s University. A year-round open air market. Sat 8a-1p, year-round. Tony Piccola, 512-281-4712
SUSTAINABLE FOOD CENTER MARKETS: HQ: 512-236-0074; 2921 E 17th St, Bldg C, Austin, TX 78702. http://sfcfarmersmarket.org
- DOWNTOWN FARMER'S MARKET: 4th and Guadalupe at The Triangle, Downtown Austin. Every Sat 9a-1p, Wed 4-8p. Open Year-Round, Rain or Shine
- EAST AUSTIN FARMER´S MARKET: Alexander and 17th St, Austin. Right by the MLK rail stop and the SFC office. Every Sat 9a-1p
- (THE) TRIANGLE FARMER'S MARKET: Sustainable Food Center, 46th and Lamar, Austin. Every Wed 3-7p
- SUNSET VALLEY FARMER'S & ARTISAN'S MARKETS: Sustainable Food Center, 3200 Jones Rd, Toney Burger Center, Oak Hill Area. Every Sat 9a-1p. Open Year-Round, Rain or Shine
BASTROP 1832 FARMERS MARKET: 1302 Chestnut St, across from City Hall and next to the Convention Center. A year-round covered indoor market with locally grown vegetables, fruits, farm eggs, grass-fed beef, local honey, artisan breads, savory prepared foods, baked goods, plants, herbs, handcrafted jewelry, pottery, soaps, candles, metal arts, and other original items. Tue 2-6p, year-round. Sat 10a-2p, Oct-May. Sat 9a-1p, June-Sep. Dolores Leeper, 512-360-4502
PINE STREET MARKET DAYS: 2nd Sat, April-Dec. Located in historic downtown Bastrop (on Pine St, between Main and Water streets). 9a-5p. Registration is necessary. Twila Charter, 512-303-0539. Web, Facebook
RIVER VALLEY FARMER’S MARKET: 977 Hwy 71 W, Bastrop. Year-round open air market is a growers only market where vendors grow or make what they sell, including eggs, pecans, fresh baked bread and cookies, beef, chicken, pork, gourds, plants and flower, and handcrafted products. Tue 2-6p, year round. 817-929-2789
FARMERS MARKET BEEVILLE: Beeville, TX 78102. Every Sat: 8-1p. Homemade and homegrown items. Downtown Pavillion, in parking lot. 361-318-3940; 361-358-4641 x235. Facebook
BELL COUNTY FARMERS MARKET: Corner of Central and Penelope, in Belton. A seasonal open air market. Sat 7a-1p, May-Sep. 254-778-210, firstname.lastname@example.org
BELTON MARKET DAYS: Held every month. Summer: 8a-2p, otherwise 8a-4p. www.downtownbelton.com/market_days. Sandy Bigham, Vendor Coordinator, 254-939-5699, email@example.com
WATER STREET FARMER'S MARKET: Water Street in front of The Gin on Nolan Creek. A year-round open air market offering produce, herbs, goat cheese, chicken jerky, handmade wood items, jewelry, citrus trees, cloth diapers and more. Sat 8a-1p year-round. 254-493-2117
CASTROVILLE MARKET TRAIL DAYS: Held 2nd Sat, Mar, Jun, Sep, 8a-4p. Houston Square, across from St Louis Catholic Church at 610 Madrid St. www.castroville.com. Food, Craft, Arts, and Farmer's Produce Vendors. Come out and visit Historic Castroville, enjoy shopping Houston square and the surrounding businesses. Enjoy our Historic Walking Tour or Pioneer Homes. Free admission. Brenda Kempf, 830-538-3142, firstname.lastname@example.org
COPPERAS COVE FARMERS MARKET: VFW parking lot at 1506 Veterans Avenue. A seasonal open air market. Sat 10a-2p, Wed 3-6p, May-Nov. 254-547-0037
THE VINEYARD AT FLORENCE FARMERS MARKET: Inside, outside, and alongside the Winery Barn of the Vineyard At Florence lifestyle community. A seasonal market features multiple local vendors of certified or natural fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses, breads, baking ingredients, herbs, and plants. Sat noon–2p, April-August. Ranger Rick Williamson, Community Markets Assn of Williamson County (CMAWC), Weir, TX 78670, 512-686-1690
GEORGE WEST AREA:
SOUTH TEXAS MARKET DAYS: George West, TX, at Live Oak County Coliseum, Live Oak County Fairgrounds, between George West and Three Rivers, Texas on US 281 S. Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4. An upscale Christmas Shopping event. Vendors come from all over the state to bring merchandise, antiques, clothing, gift items, dishes, pottery, children's clothing and accessories, gourmet food items, baked goods, women's fashions, accessories, boots, art, Christmas wreaths, holiday wreaths, collegiate wear, pain free pillows, women's clothing, Mexican imports, Mexican furniture, gift items and clothing. Booth space available. $5, $4 for 65 and over, children 12 and under free. July and Dec events. Terrie Mills Keyes, 512-431-3003, email@example.com.
GEORGETOWN FARMERS MARKET: 1525 W University Avenue. A seasonal open air growers market. Thur 3:30-6:30p, Apr-Nov. Greg Coley, 512-215-4193
SUN CITY FARMERS MARKET: Sun City Village Activity Center on Texas Dr in Georgetown. A seaonal open air growers market. Tue 9a-noon, Apr-Nov. Greg Coley, 512-215-4193
GOLDTHWAITE TRADE DAYS: At City Park, 3rd Sat, 8a-2p, May-Oct. A 10x10 space is $15. To sell produce, must join the Farmer's Market. Janice Smith, 325-451-3500
SAN ANTONIO METRO AREA:
BRACKEN FARMERS AND ARTISAN MARKET: Antique Rose Emporium, 7561 E Evans Road. A year-round producer-only open air market. Sat 9a-1p, year-round. John Peterson, 210-387-0635
CASTLE HILLS FARMERS MARKET: 210-259-8359; 2211 NW Military, Castle Hills, in NW San Antonio. http://localfarmtomarket.com. Located behind the Sonic in the parking lot on NW Military and West Ave. Open Sunday 10a–2p. Live music, family oriented.
CIBOLO GRANGE FARMERS AND ARTISAN MARKET: Grange Hall at 413 N Main Street. East of San Antonio. A year-round open air market offering unique artisan crafts, local growers, and meat mproducers. Thur 2-6p. 210-307-0599, firstname.lastname@example.org
FALL MARKET DAYS: Franklin Park Stone Oak, San Antonio. 10a-3p. www.bluberree.vpweb.com. Great local artisans, live music, treats, drawings and more. Benefits Alzheimers Association. Brandee, 210-240-0626, email@example.com
FARMERS MARKET AT TRI-POINT: Grassy area on the S side of D.R. Semmes YMCA at US 281 and St Marys in San Antonio. A year-round open air market in 2011 offering local grown produce, grass-fed beef, Texas Gulf shrimp, home style canned products and more. Wed 2-6p, year-round.
HELOTES MARKETPLACE: Every 1st Sat, Jan-Dec. Corner of Old Bandera & Riggs Rd, Helotes. www.helotes-tx.gov/marketplace
LEGACY OUTDOOR MARKET: Legacy Shopping Center, 18402 US 281 N, San Antonio. A year-round open air market. Sat 10a-3p. Sun 10a-3p, year-round. 210-420-0488. www.legacyfarmersmarket
LEON VALLEY TRADE & MARKET DAYS: Closed
MAIN PLAZA FARMERS' MARKET: 115 N Main Ave, San Antonio, TX 78205. Located on beautiful, historic Main Plaza in the "heart" of the city. Every Tues, 10a-2p. Enjoy lunch at: Catalyst Catering, El Oasis Café #2, Blue Star on Main Plaza or Poblano's on Main Live local music performances. Main Plaza Farmers' Market is brought to you weekly by and through the collaboration of Main Plaza Conservancy and the San Antonio Food Bank. www.mainplaza.org, www.safoodbank.org. Jane Pauley-Flores, Main Plaza Conservancy, 210-225-9800 or Matthew Molpus at SA Food Bank, 210-337-3663
PEARL FARMERS MARKET: Pearl, along the banks of the San Antonio River, W of Full Goods, in San Antonio. A year-round producers only open air market providing fresh, local, and seasonal products. Sat 9a-1p, year-round. 210-212-7260
QUARRY FARMER'S AND RANCHER'S MARKET: Parking lot of the Quarry Market, 255 E Basse Rd, San Antonio, TX 78209. A year-round producers-only open air market. Sun 9a-1p. http://quarryfarmersmarket.com, 210-722-5077
SAN ANTONIO FARMERS MARKET: Operated by the San Antonio Farmers Market Association, these are year-round open air markets featuring seasonal fruits and vegetables. 210-300-2687. Locations:
- Mon: 8510 S Zarzamora St (St Leonard's Catholic Church), 8a-1p
- Tue & Sat: Jackson Keller and McCullough, 7:30a-1p
- Wed: 130 South San Augustine (St Jude's Catholic Church), 8a-1p
- Wed: 6427 Evers Rd (Leon Valley Community Center/Library), 8a-1p
- Thur: 555 Funston Place, 8a-1p
- Fri: 11121 Wurzbach Rd (Saint Matthews Catholic Church), 8a-1p
- Sat & Sun: 3920 N Loop 1604 East at Bulverde Road, 10a-4p
- Mon: 1737 S General McMullen
- Mon 1130 Fresno Dr
- Tue: 3606 S Fredericksburg Rd
- Tue and Sat: 6708 South Flores and Military Dr
- Wed and Fri: 8333 Culebra Rd
- Wed: 2585 Thousand Oaks
- Thur: 1101 Gillette
- Fri: 7400 Bandera Rd
SEGUIN TRADE DAYS: Twice a year, in October and April, as many as 80 vendors selling arts, crafts, food, clothing, plants, collectibles, antiques and other items of interest gather downtown. Vendors set up in the street around Central Park. Entertainment, historic attractions and fun for the kids. 830-401-5000. www.seguintexas.gov/main_street/detail/trade_days
SMITHVILLE DOWNTOWN TRADES DAY: 3rd Sat, Mar-Dec, Smithville, Main St, 10a-4p, Facebook. Located in the 100-200 blocks of Main Street. Food, music and shopping all in one place! A variety of outdoor vendors, including crafts, art, antiques, furniture and home decor, specialty foods, plants and more! Susan Curry, 281-770-7514, firstname.lastname@example.org or Smithville Chamber of Commerce, 512-237-2313
UVALDE MARKET DAYS: 9a-5p. Uvalde Plaza, located at the intersection of Hwy 90 and Hwy 83, across from the courthouse. Free. Necole Querbach: 210-844-8193. www.UvaldeMarketDays.com. Tree shaded plaza provides the perfect setting for an afternoon of shopping, live music,and great food. Vendors provide an incredible variety of arts and crafts, plants, wearables, jewelry, collectibles, antiques, and much more. Bring the family, sit back, and enjoy the area's favorite musical talent, eats and bargains. Every fourth Sat & Sun, Feb-Oct.
FARM TO MARKET UVALDE: at Herby Ham Activity Center, 1-6p, 1st & 3rd Thurs of Every Month
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VINTAGE MARKET DAYS - SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS: Fri-Sun. http://socentraltexas.vintagemarketdays.com. A unique upscale vintage-inspired indoor open air market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, seasonal plantings and a lot more. Fri $10, Sat/Sun $5 - Admission gets you in for the remainder of the event. This 3 day event is held several times per year at various locations in south-central Texas. See schedule on web site. Stacey, 918-606-2254
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