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Athens Farmers Market

Brianna Baker
Market Manager

 

Location(s):
106 South Jackson Street
Located at the intersection of S. Jackson & Hwy 30
Athens, TN   37303

Farmers' Market:

Spring/Summer
May-August

Tuesday -3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Thursday -3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Saturday -9:00 am-11:00 am

Saturday -9:00 am-11:00 am

Fall Market
September-November

Region: East - McMinn County

Method of Sale: Farmers Market

Additional Information: The Athens Farmers Market is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. EDT as well as Saturdays from 9 a.m to 11 p.m. EDT for the Spring/Summer Season and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. for the Fall Season.
Located at the intersection of South Jackson & Hwy 30, the Athens Farmers Market is easily accessible from Interstate 75, via Exits 49 & 52, from State Route 30, from State Route 411, & from State Route 11. Wayfaring signs are located on State Route 30 from Exit 49 on Interstate 75 & from the city limits on State Route 30 coming from State Route 411 from Englewood & Etowah.

All farmers market sellers must register with and be inspected by the Athens Parks and Recreation Department, located at 815 N. Jackson Street, Athens, TN 37303, or by phone, 423-744-2704. The market is free to produce sellers and $2 a day to craft vendors.

The Athens Farmers Market is located in downtown Athens, TN and was built and opened in 2011 as phase one of a downtown development project. Additional phases of the development include a second pavilion, permanent restrooms, an amphitheater and exercise walkways. Market Park is adjacent to Veterans Park which includes a one half mile walking trail, a brick walk featuring 4,000 names in honor and in memory of veterans, monuments to all branches of service and a 600 pound granite globe that floats on water.

Map: Athens Farmers Market