Special Events

2017 Special Event Schedule
May  6 Extension Master Gardeners – Spring Planting and Soil Testing
May 13 FFA Flower Seed Planting for Kids for Mother’s Day
May 20 Ashe County Library Involving Books Program Kickoff:  Book Giveaway
May 27 Fiber Day with sheep shearing and quilt displays


June 10 Market Chef Cooking Demo and Tasting
June 17 Father’s Day Weekend:   Antique Farm Equipment
June 24 Berry Day and Involving Books Tent Discussion
June 30 Special Friday Evening Produce Market  5 – 8


July 1 Christmas in July
July  8 Market Chef Cooking Demo and Tasting
July 15 Extension Master Gardeners:  Plant Clinic
July 22 Involving Books Meet the Authors:  New York Times Bestselling Author Forrest Pritchard: Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm and Julia Shanks, The Farmers Market Cookbook.

The Gary Poe Show live from the market with The Crooked Road Ramblers.  Starts about 11:00 am.

August  5 National Farmers Market Week:  Market Chef Cooking Demo and Tasting
August 19 Celebrating Tomatoes


Sept.  2 Market Chef Cooking Demo and Tasting
Sept. 23 Extension Master Gardeners:  Seed Collecting
Sept. 30 Fall Harvest Festival
Nov. 18 Holiday Market     9-1
Nov. 19 Holiday Market     9-1
Nov. 24 Holiday Market     9 -1

Ashe County Farmers Market.  Always fresh.  Always local.