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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 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. 

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!

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

August 12, 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. 

August activities posted soon! July "Meet Me at the Farmers' Market" activities included:

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!  

Summer Cooking & Preserving Series

August 15, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Summer Cooking & Preserving Series with Lyn Deardorff of PreservingNow.com   --a 40+year canning expert!

August edition featured tomato jam and pickled peaches.   

Buy a class pack and save up to 25%!

1 class  $45

2 classes $85

Future Classes Include:

September 19:  gardinaria and bumbleberry jam

Full Immersion Canning Workshop

August 16, 2015 at 1:00 PM

Full Immersion Canning Workshop taught by Canning Expert, Lyn Deardorf

Canning 101:  Immersion Workshop at the Nashville Farmers Market, Grow Local Kitchen

 

Canning Pix-home and products 004Our Immersion Workshop covers all the basics in a four-hour complete, hands-on class using the most popular and easiest method: water-bath canning.

We’ll do three of the most popular kinds of canning:  A Pickle, A Tomato, and A Fruit — Using Seasonal Selections and all illustrating safe preserving techniques, the variety of food that can be preserved, and how to use them in daily recipes from appetizers to entrees. 

You’ll receive a complete notebook of instructions and the recipes along with a jar of each product to take home. You’ll leave with the knowledge and confidence to do canning on your own – ready to stock your pantry for year-round seasonal goodness! 

Contact Lyn  to register or for further information: Lyn @PreservingNow.com, 404-377-8010.  

Classes are $75/person.

Offered monthly in the Grow Local Kitchen at the Market, see full calendar of classes on the front page of this site:  www.preservingnow.com

Future classes include Sunday, September 20th

Make Healthy & Delicioius Mary's-- Nutrition Workshop

August 19, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Welcome to Making Healthy Bloody Mary's with Team Green Adventures, NFM & Bliss Holistic

The August version of our monthly nutrition workshop features a nice introduction to making delicous tomato cocktails and juices.

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!

 
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.

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 40 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 event 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 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! 

August:  Healthy Mary's & More

September:  Meet Good Meat

October:  Vegetarian & Vegan Cooking

November:  Healthy & Delicious Culinary Gifting

December:  Gluten-Free Cooking

 

Other Upcoming Events

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

Nat’l Farmers’ Market Week Event 8/3-Look for the Green Local Signs!
August 03, 2015

Summer Cooking & Preserving Series
August 15, 2015

Full Immersion Canning Workshop
August 16, 2015

Make Healthy & Delicioius Mary’s—Nutrition Workshop
August 19, 2015