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 :
  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.