Farmers and other market vendors! We have details below by region on markets with openings for new vendors in 2023.
If your market is looking for vendors OR if you are a vendor looking for a market, join the Virginia Farmers Markets Listserv to connect.
Blue Ridge Region:
Botetourt – Botetourt Farmers Market
Our market allows producer grown, producer made, or locally grown products within a 50 mile radius of Botetourt County. We have meat, produce, baked goods, and craft vendors. Our market is currently looking for more produce vendors, cheese vendors, and bread vendors. We are a pop-up market operating 8:30AM-noon every Saturday from May through October at 90 Town Center Street, Daleville, VA 24083. Learn more and apply on our website: https://botetourtfarmersmarket.com/ or see our Facebook posts: https://www.facebook.com/BotetourtFarmersMarket
Moneta – Moneta Farmer’s Market
I am starting the Moneta Farmer’s Market near beautiful Smith Mountain Lake in Bedford and Franklin Co. I am looking for producer-only vendors selling produce, dairy, meat, baked goods along with artisans. This will be the first season and will run from May 31 to September 30th Wednesdays from 3pm to 7pm. The location is 1170 Celebration Ave Moneta Va 24121 in Downtown Moneta.
Moneta Farmer’s market | Facebook
Dorothy McIntyre, Moneta Farmer’s Market, 434.665.5475
Roanoke County – Vinton Farmers Market
The Vinton Farmers Market opens April 1. Saturday hours are 9am to 2pm and vendor fee is $10. We have plenty of produce, but need meat, dairy, and craft vendors. Thanks so much!
Buckingham County – The Buckingham Farmers and Artisans Market
The Buckingham Farmers and Artisans Market is a new market operating on the third Friday of each month starting in April. We are looking for local produce farmers from Buckingham and the surrounding localities. Here is the link to our application: https://forms.gle/ZXoYwswKzCiQ3Tbr9
Goochland & Powhatan Counties
RVAgriculture has open spots for vendors preferably produce, microgreens, mushrooms, dairy, pasta and sourdough bakery.
Fort Monroe/Hampton – Harvest Market at Oozlefinch
We are looking for vendors with certain products at Harvest Market at Oozlefinch (Fort Monroe/Hampton). Markets are every other Sunday, April 30 through November 12, noon to 3 pm. We are looking for: bread (savory), cheese, seafood, eggs, chicken and pork. Website: https://www.norfolkvafarmersmarket.com/harvest-market Online application: https://www.norfolkvafarmersmarket.com/become-a-vendor
Surry County – Surry County Farmers Market
Surry County Farmers Market is looking for all types of vendors. Application process is via this link: https://forms.gle/f7gbPtTd9oxVpTgo6
Email the market manager for questions or more information — Tisha D. Sawyer, Farmers Market Manager
Williamsburg – Williamsburg Farmers Market
Williamsburg Farmers Market is seeking bakers baking with VDACS inspection. We have room for a few, and would love to add variety, including those who are vegan, dairy-free and gluten-free.
We are always looking to add dairy products to the market as well! Website
Arlington – The Cherrydale Farmers Market
The Cherrydale Farmers Market, in Arlington, VA, is a local-producer market (within 125 miles), mid April – November, Saturdays, 8 am – Noon. Our top priority is meat and eggs. We are also looking for mushrooms, cheese, and dairy. CherrydaleFarmersMarket.org
Albemarle County – The Albemarle Farmers Market
The Albemarle Farmers Market is a newer market in Northern Albemarle County. We are currently looking for farm vendors with produce as well as a baker for the market. The market is about 6 years old. We set up in the gravel lot across from Starbucks in the Hollymead Towncenter Shopping Center, Saturday 830am-1230pm, May 6 to Sept 16. You can apply online at albemarlefarmersmarket.com look for the application under the vendor information tab.
Harrisonburg – Harrisonburg Farmers Market
Producer Only market, we accept some craft vendors, and accept vendors from Rockingham and surrounding counties. We are looking for dairy vendors, prepared food vendors, especially serving different ethnic foods, and value added product vendors. We are open all year round – January through March Saturdays from 9am to 1pm, April through November Tuesdays and Saturdays from 8am to 1pm and the first 3 Saturdays of December from 9am to 1pm. We especially need vendors for our Tuesday Market and Winter market but have some spaces open for our Spring/Summer/Fall market. More information can be found at www.harrisonburgfarmersmarket.com, and our application is linked at www.harrisonburgfarmersmarket.com/apply. You can also find us on Facebook, Instagram & TikTok.
Madison County – The Madison County Farmers Market
The Madison County Farmers Market is seeking fruit and vegetable vendors. The Market is located in Madison County and meets at Hoover Ridge Park. It is both an online and onsite Market. Customers can place orders online and the orders are then packaged and labeled for the customers to pick up during the onsite Market. Customer order pick-up is 9:00 – 10:30 am and the onsite Market runs from 9:00 – 11:00 am. The Market runs from May through October and it accepts full-time, part-time, and guest vendors.
For more information and a vendor application, please click here: http://www.madisonfarmersmarket.info/about-us/
Thanks, Barbara Johnson, Madison Market Manager
Nelson County – Daughter of the Stars Farmers Market
Daughter of the Stars Farmers Market is searching for vendors for the upcoming season between May and November. We have operated out of Shenandoah and are also expanding to Luray this year! Here is a link to the vendor application https://forms.gle/gsy4ayCv143soL477
Waynesboro – Waynesboro Farmers Market:
Hi Everyone! We are looking for vendors for our Waynesboro Farmers Market. Specifically vendors who sell cheese, fruit, and prepared foods. The Waynesboro Farmers Market is located at constitution park in Waynesboro, VA and is open May-October on Saturdays from 9am-1pm. If you are looking to get involved in thriving community market situated in the Shenandoah Valley, now is the time to do it! Our market has significantly grown over the past 5 years and we are looking to add more vendors to meet the demand of our community. Vendors who seek to participate in our market must grow or produce the items they are selling and be located within 60 miles of the Waynesboro Farmers Market. Our guidelines and applications can be found at https://projectgrows.org/food-access/our-vendors/ you can also find us on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WboroFM
South Boston — Downtown South Boston Farmers Market
The market is located on the Virginia/ North Carolina state line and is west of Danville on HWY 58. We are a smaller market looking to grow. Hours of the market are March- December Saturdys 8am- 1pm and May- September Wednesdays 3pm- 7pm. The market will have it’s grand opening March 11, 8am- 1pm. Currently our market is looking for produce and meat vendors. If you would like to learn more about our market please visit our website: www.sobofm.com and our facebook page: Downtown South Boston Farmers Market.
Abingdon – Abingdon Farmers Market
Looking for more farm vendors. You must Make It, Grow It or Raise it and be from within a 50 mile radius of our market.
January thru March 1st and 3rd Saturday 10am until noon.
April thru September
Tuesday’s 3pm until 6pm
April thru October Saturday’s 8am until noon
November until Christmas Saturdays 10am until noon
Abingdonmarket@gmail.com for more information.
Carroll County – Town of Hillsville Farmers Market
The Town of Hillsville Farmers Market (Carroll County in Southwest Virginia) is looking for produce vendors. All produce must be grown within 100 miles of the market. We’re a producer-only market. We’re open Thursdays, 3PM-7PM, participate in SNAP/VFM, and are very active with the local 4-H and Virginia Cooperative Extension. This is our first year at our new pavilion–no canopies and weights need, only a table & chair. Find our social media on the website: https://townofhillsville.com/farmers-market/
We especially would love someone with a greenhouse since our growing season is short. The bulk of our produce doesn’t start coming in until July, so veggies in May would be wonderful to have.
Pulaski County – Marketplace in Downtown Pulaski
The new, revamped Marketplace in Downtown Pulaski is now accepting vendor applications for this year! Our season runs from May 2 to September 26, every Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. We will also have a Sunday Marketplace on the first Sunday of July, August, and September from 1-4 p.m.
Please reach out to me directly if you are interested — or visit https://www.pulaskionmain.org/vendor to apply. We are particularly seeking produce, meat, and dairy vendors.
Director of Small Business Solutions
Pulaski County, Virginia
Wytheville – The Wytheville Farmers Market
The Wytheville Farmers Market is seeking produce and pork vendors! We accept vendors within a 75 mile radius of the market. We are a producer-only market. We are open year round and would love for anyone with a greenhouse to join us as we are always in need of produce in the winter. Our market is indoor/outdoor during the main season and indoors during the winter with heat.
Please contact us at 276.620.4095 and firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.wythefarmers.org for more information.