Chatham County Holiday Farmers’ Markets!

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Dried flower wreath

Dried flower wreath from Heart Song Farm. Heart Song Farm will be at the Pittsboro Farmers’ Market Holiday Extravaganza on December 10. Photo by Emily Fuller.

Two of Chatham County’s three farmers’ markets will be hosting special holiday markets to help folks get in the festive holiday spirit!

The Pittsboro Farmers’ Market will host their annual Holiday Extravaganza on Thursday, December 10, from 3–6 p.m. at their usual location at Main Street Station in downtown Pittsboro. The market will feature unique crafts and gifts handmade by local artisans. This is in addition to the usual assortment of vendors selling produce and flowers and meat and dairy.

The Chatham Mills Farmers’ Market will host a Holidays at the Market each Saturday in December from 10 a.m. til 1 p.m. Each week will feature visiting craft vendors in addition to the usual vendors. Check the market’s website and Facebook page for a listing of craft vendors each week in December.

The Fearrington Farmers’ Market is now a year-round market and will be open every Tuesday from 3–5 p.m. until spring when they resume their normal hours of 4–6 p.m. Vendors will be taking pre-orders for holiday pies and similar items so visit the market website for details and vendor info.

All the markets have done an excellent job of setting up to allow for social distancing and masks are required of vendors and customers. Come on out to the markets to support our local farmers and artisans!