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NFM at Richland Park Farmers' Market--Saturday's 9am-12pm from May-October

May 16 - October 31, 2015

Join NFM, Farmers, & Artisans May 16-October at the  NFM@Richland Park Saturday Market!  We are proud to be partnering with these many fine farmers & artisans, volunteers & Metro Parks to bring this market to you this season at this 100% Producer-Only Neighborhood Market.

NFM at Richland Park Merchants include;  Bugtussle Farm, Old School Farms, Sherrill's Homestead,  Kelley's Berries, The Post, Nashville Cattle Company, Johnson's Honey, The Peach Truck, & more.  Special guests and music weekly! See below for more info on NFM's Neighborhood Market program.

Nashville Farmers' Market offers two Neighborhood Market Programs in the 2015 season:

Are you a farmer or food artisan Interested in becoming a merchant at NFM @ Richland Park and/or NFM @ Vanderbilt?  Send an email of interest here!  

All NFM Neighborhood Markets are 100% Producer-Only and open rain or shine; closing only for severe, inclement weather.   All merchants accept cash & checks, some credit/debit cards. Visit our Events Page to learn about special events & happenings at all of our markets. 

Check out our seasonality chart to learn what local deliciousness will be coming in season soon!

Market House Restaurant and Shops Open until 8pm!

May 16, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Enjoy delicious, diverse and affordable evening dining options with NFM's Market House restaurants and shops open until 8pm for you!

Also, Saturday evenings--starting back on 7/18 are home to Nashville's newest Songwriter's Open Mic Night hosted by Lightning 100 from 5pm-7pm inside NFM's Market House!  Local musicians arriving a few minutes early will be first on the list with Host Jessie!

 

Market House Restaurants & Shops include:

Special Guests will pop-in to Grow Local Kitchen too!

Market House Restaurants & Shops Open until 8pm!

May 22, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Enjoy delicious, diverse and affordable evening dining options with NFM's Market House restaurants and shops open until 8pm for you!

Market House Restaurants & Shops include:

Special Guests will pop-in to Grow Local Kitchen too!

NFM @ Vanderbilt--Thursday's 3-6pm June-October

June 30, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Join us at Neighborhood Market, NFM @ Vanderbilt Market--now in its sixth year!!  

Nashville Farmers' Market at Vanderbilt is held every Thursday June 4-Oct.29th, 2015 from 3-6pm in a new location--the corner of 21st Avenue South and Blakemore Avenue near Cornerstone Financial, The Belcourt, Provence Bakery & Cafe, Regions Bank, Fido and more.  

New & Returning farmers & artisans include; Kelley's Berry Farm, Smiley's Farm,  Lucky Farms, Nature's Promise Farm, Howell's Farm, JD Country Milk, Walnut Hills Farm, Provence Bread, Ousley Ouch Salsa, Sue's Flowers,The Peach Truck, The Post, See Sun Vu's Farm, Noble Springs Dairy, Johnson's Honey Farm, Fresh & Local, Nashville Cattle Company, Bellview Produce, Sugar Camp Farm & more. Seasonal guest stars will be popping in as able throughout market season!

All markets are open rain or shine--closing only for severely inclement weather.   All merchants accept cash & checks, some credit/debit cards.  Check our seasonality chart to find out what's in season!

This Market is a cooperative partnership between Nashville Farmers' Market, Vanderbilt University Medical Center & Health Plus. 

"Meet Me at the Market" with AARP , Master Gardener's of Davidson County & More!

July 8, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market Presented by AARP is an interactive event - happening the second Wednesday each month - at the Nashville Farmers’ Market. This unique experience offers shopping and dining; cooking, gardening, volunteer opportunities and more!  Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market Presented by AARP, is a collaboration between AARP Tennessee and the Nashville Farmers’ Market. 

July "Meet Me at the Farmers' Market" activities include:

Click here for more information about the Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market events.  

Meet AARP TN, Master Gardeners' of Davidson County, MTA & special guests at the Farmers' Market Wednesday, July 8th!  

Preservation 101 Nutrition Workshop

July 15, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Welcome to Preservation 101! with Team Green Adventures, NFM & TN Department of Agriculture

The July version of our monthly nutrition workshop features a nice introduction to Food Preservation 101! 

Monthly workshops will be held on the third Wednesday of each month at NFM's Grow Local Kitchen. Registration is requested and below is information about monthly topics!

 
Learn about the different methods of preserving the bounty of the season for enjoyment all year long! Get an introduction to basic methodologies involved in canning, pickling, freezing, and other fermented foods options. Also learn how to clean and refridgerate your fresh produce so they'll last longer! Attendees will go home with instructions, recipes, and the knowsledge and confidence that they "CAN can!"
 
Wednesday, Jul 15, 2015 6:00 PM
 
 
Join Team Green and Nashville Farmers' Market (NFM)  for the latest installment of our Nutrition Workshop Series!  Every month, we'll tackle a different food or nutrition related topic, helping you to make healthy eating choices all year 'round!

 

EVENT DETAILS

Better nutrition is a goal that shows up on everyone's to-do list at some point, but sometimes nutrition seems so commercialized, you just don't know what to trust. That's why we've partnered together to bring you a monthly Nutrition Workshop series to help answer some of our most basic nutrition questions, while adding the flare and fun of cooking demonstrations, food tastings and special guests to the agenda.

This month's workshop topic is Go Greens!

When:Wednesday, May 20th at 6:00pm
Where: Nashville Farmers' Market
900 Rosa L. Parks Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37208
Cost: FREE and open to the public! Please RSVP here.

Trip Leader:Keeley Puncochar or Matt Genova

Difficulty:This is a social, educational workshop designed to introduce participants to a range of nutrition topics.
Registration Deadline: Please RSVP here. This helps give us a rough headcount before the workshop!
Group Size: Event capacity is limited to 400 people and samples while supplies last

Parking:There is free parking available in the parking lot in front of the Nashville Farmers' Market.

POLICIES

Children Policy:This even is open to all ages. Participants 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Dog Policy: Dogs are not permitted at this event
Weather Policy: This event is indoors.
Cancellation Policy: If you RSVP and can no longer make it, please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). RSVP here to reserve your spot.

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

In this month's installment of our Nutrition Workshop Series, we'll hear from experts at BlissHolistic You'll learn easy ways to incorporate or blend key ingredients to help create naturally-derived and green energy for your body and mind.  We'll also preview our full Nutrition Series line-up of topics, so you'll know months in advance which don't-miss workshops to add to your personal calendar. 

ABOUT TEAM GREEN'S NUTRITION WORKSHOP SERIES

In partnership with the Nashville Farmers' Market, Team Green's Nutrition Workshop Series hosts a knowledgeable speaker every month to cover information on nutrition and cooking related topics that can be easily transferred into our daily lives in an informal, casual setting. Each presentation is interactive and allows for discussion throughout. Topics will vary month-to-month, and are designed to cover a range of dietary interests. Each workshop is free and includes a roughly one-hour presentation or cooking demonstration with opportunities for questions/answers and engaging with other participants. When possible, workshops will include hands-on elements, samples, and take-home items. All workshops are open to the public! 

June:  Detox Superfoods

July:  Food Preservation 101

August:  Healthy Mary's & More

September:  Meet Good Meat

October:  Vegetarian & Vegan Cooking

November:  Healthy & Delicious Culinary Gifting

December:  Gluten-Free Cooking

Cornmato--Night Market!

July 17, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Cornmato 2015!
 
Three days of special events celebrating delicious TN corn & tomatoes--it's a tornado of corn & tomatoes kicking off this Night Market!  Also featured: local music in every area, food demos  and a deliciouis evening celebrating TN peak season!  Listing of each day's special events below and bounce houses all three days thanks to Top  Tenn Bounce!:
 
FRIDAY 7/17:  Night Market 5pm-9pm. Come sample, shop, and sip under the stars at the Conrmato Night Market.   Live music in each area of NFM, adult beverages, food demos, sheds and Market House restaurants and shops open late with special corny & matoey-featured items and specials. 
 
SATURDAY 7/18:  Cornmato continues with a special recipe contest, live music, adult beverages, food demos kids activities, songwriter's open mic night and more. Contest info below!
 
CORNMATO RECIPE CONTEST:  Enter your amazing conry & matoey recipe into NFM's Recipe Contest!  The contest will be judged 11am and pre-registration is required.  Space is limited--register for the contest by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
 
From 5pm-8pm Market House restaurants & shops will be open with special offerings as we "Turnip the Beet" with Lightning 100 Songwriter's Open Mic Night from 5pm-7pm!
 
SUNDAY 5/17:  CornMato Brunch offerings hosted by Y'alls Balls 9am-11am in Grow Local Kitchen and adult beverage offerings with live music.  
 
Register to attend a canning class from 1pm-5pm with expert, Lyn Deardorff. Get more info and your ticket at www.preservingnow.com 
 
Come celebrate  a very delicous July,, local live music and CORNMATO 2015 kicking off with Night Market 5pm-9pm Friday 7/17!

CornMato Saturday!

July 18, 2015 at 10:00 AM

 
SATURDAY 7/18:  CornMato continues with a special recipe contest, live music, adult beverages, food demos, kids activities, songwriter's open mic night and more. Contest info below!
 
CORNMATO RECIPE CONTEST:  Enter your amazing cornmato recipe into NFM's Recipe Contest!  The contest will be judged 11am and pre-registration is required.  Space is limited--register for the contest by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
 
Bounce houses from 10am-4pm on NFM's North Lawns by Top Tenn Bounce!
 
From 5pm-8pm Market House restaurants & shops will be open with special offerings as we "Turnip the Beet" with Lightning 100 Songwriter's Open Mic Night from 5pm-7pm!
 
SUNDAY 7/19:  Cornmato Brunch offerings hosted by Y'alls Balls 9am-11am in Grow Local Kitchen and adult beverage offerings with live music.  
Bounce houses 11am-4pm by Top Tenn Bounce!
 
Register to attend a canning class from 1pm-5pm with expert, Lyn Deardorff. Get more info and your ticket at www.preservingnow.com 
 
Come celebrate  a very corny and matoey July, local live music and Cornmato 2015 kicking off with Night Market 5pm-9pm Friday 7/17!

CornMato Sunday!

July 19, 2015 at 8:00 AM

 

SUNDAY 7/19:  Cornmato Brunch offerings hosted by Y'alls Balls 9am-11am in Grow Local Kitchen and adult beverage offerings with live music.  
Bounce houses provided by Top Tenn Bounce from 11am-4pm!
 
Register to attend a canning class from 1pm-5pm with expert, Lyn Deardorff. Get more info and your ticket at www.preservingnow.com 
 
Come celebrate  a very delicious July, local live music and CornMato 2015 kicking off with Night Market 5pm-9pm Friday 7/17!

Regular Meeting of the Nashville Farmers' Market Commission

July 22, 2015 at 9:30 AM

The July regular meeting of NFM Board regularly held on the fourth Wednesday monthly is scheduled to Wednesday, July 22nd at 9:30 am. 

Regular meetings of the Nashville Farmers' Market Commission typically occur on the 4th Wednesday of each calendar month at 9:30am in the meeting room upstairs at Nashville Farmers' Market next to the administrative offices. 

Click here to view the latest agenda.   

Nat'l Farmers' Market Week Event 8/3-Look for the Green Local Signs!

August 3, 2015

Happy National Farmers' Market  Week1

This Day, look for the green LOCAL signs both within NFM's Market House and in Farm Sheds 1 & 2.  These signs indicate which merchants are sourcing or cross-sourcing ingredients straight fromj Farm Shed farmers into their products.  Visit Farm Shed 2 farmers and artisans, Farm Shed 1 farmers, and Market House restaurants & shops this day to help support growing local all the way around the Market!

Nat'l Farmers' Market Week Recipe Day 8/4

August 4, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Come by NFM to pick up one or a ton of fresh recipes celebrating the flavors of the season.

Have a great recipe you'd like to share?

Let us know by emailing here or posting on our Facebook page!

Nat'l Farmers' Market Week Event 8/6 at NFM at Vanderbilt Market

August 6, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Come out & experience NFM at Vanderbilt Market this Thursday and receive a Reusable Bag & Recipes while supplies last!

NFM at Vanderbilt Market is held every Thursday through October from 3pm-6pm at the corner of 21st Avenue South and Blakemore in front of Stallworth Rehab.  Get location and more info from a terrific piece and map in The Nashville Scene here.

NFM at Vanderbilt farmers and artisans include: Bellview Farm Collective, Farm Country Cheese, Galena Spices, Her Flowers, Howell's Farm, JD Country Milk, Johnson's Honey Farm, Kelley's Berry Farm, Lost River Creamery, Lucky Farm, My Friend Who Loves to Cook (pop-in), Nashville Cattle Co., Nature's Cornerstone, Nature's Promise Farm, Noble Springs Dairy, Nut Butter Nation, Ousley Ouch Salsa, Provence Breads, Riddim' & Spice Food Truck, See Sun Vu's Farm, Smiley's Farm, Sugar Camp Farm, The Peach Truck,  The Post, Walnut HIlls Farm and special guests.

Nat'l Farmers' Market Week Event 8/8 at NFM at Richland Park

August 8, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Join NFM at Richland Park farmers and artisans for a Reusable Bag Giveaway*, Music  & Yoga this Saturday, 8/8  from 9am-12pm!

NFM at Richland Park is held every Saturday through October in Richland Park from 9am-12pm.

NFM at Richland Park farmers & artisans include;  Bugtussle Farm, Old School Farms, Martha Stamps Catering, Kelley's Berries, Johnson's Honey,  The Peach Truck,  Sherrill's Homestead, The Post, Nashville Cattle Co. & more. Special guests throughout the season!!

*while supplies last!

Nat'l Farmers' Market Week Event 8/8-Thank a Farmer at our All-Ages Kids Corner!

August 8, 2015 at 10:00 AM

This Kids Corner welcomes kids of all ages who want to write a Thank You note to farmers!   We'll have the materials to do it plus recipes, coloring pages, a farm-fresh tasting experience and more.  

Join NFM for some special "Kids Corner" activities at NFM from 10am-2pm this day!

 

Other Upcoming Events

Market House Restaurant and Shops Open until 8pm!
May 16, 2015

Market House Restaurants & Shops Open until 8pm!
May 22, 2015

Cornmato—Night Market!
July 17, 2015

CornMato Saturday!
July 18, 2015

CornMato Sunday!
July 19, 2015