Gatlinburg Farmers Market

The 2012 season for the Gatlinburg Farmers Market started today May 19, 2012.  The farmers market is in the Alamo parking lot located at 705 East Parkway in Gatlinburg, TN.  The vendors of the farmers market are residents from Sevier and Cocke County who come out every Saturday to provide the residents and visitors with fresh produce and homemade products.  The farmers market is every Saturday, May 19-October 13 from 8:30-11:30 am.

The Gatlinburg Farmers Market board is currently in the process of developing a community garden.  They have some land and are looking for a plan to get it started.  They are in need of some items to make this goal an accomplishment.  They are looking for donations for the following items:

  • rakes 
  • hoes
  • shovels
  • post hole diggers
  • leaf rakes
  • landscaping timbers
  • hoses 
  • crossties
  • 6mm plastic 20 x 100 feet
  • seeds
  • fertilizer
  • 5 gallon buckets
  • picks
  • wood for building arbors
  • electric fence
  • wheelbarrow
They are looking for 3 of each tool.  If you have any old tools you would like to donate please call (865) 332-4769.

The Gatlinburg Farmers Market is a dream and vision for the members of the market to provide residents and visitors with fresh, local produce for a fair price all while supporting and stimulating the local economy.

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