Your complete guide to Atlanta’s farmers markets
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. This market features a mix of about 45 vendors including farmers, but its real charm lies in its setting along the walkway from the park’s 12th Street entrance.
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Tucker shuts down its main street to vehicle traffic on Sundays for this new market, sponsored by the Old Town Tucker Merchants Association. Look for baked goods, honey, crafts, and a few farm stands.
7 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays. Sponsored by the Kennesaw Downtown Development Authority, this farmers market features about two dozen vendors of whole food, prepared food and crafts.
4-8 p.m. Fridays. Unwind after the workweek with a visit to Lilburn’s quaint downtown district on market nights. You’ll find some home-grown vendors in addition to some of the larger regional vendors.
After trial periods last fall and this spring, the market was extended through the summer (and moved to a new downtown location at the Old Courthouse Museum) by the organizing Main Street Douglasville program.
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturdays; 12-3 p.m. Sundays. One of the area’s largest open-air markets invites a leisurely stroll through downtown Marietta.
7:30-11:30 Saturdays. This year-round market is a favorite with chefs, so come early for the best selection — then stay for the weekly chef demo.
3-8 p.m. Thursdays. Vendors of produce, meat and other sustainably produced goods gather at the intersection of Johnson Ferry and Ashford-Dunwoody roads.
The revitalized Parsons Alley in downtown Duluth across from the Town Green, is now host to the city’s own farmers market. Look for fresh produce, eggs, honey, baked goods, some packaged goods, soaps, coffee.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. Called Fresh South Market when it launched in 2010, this twice-weekly market features 46 vendors, including Two Dove Farm, Country Gardens Farm, James Family Farm. McCrary Farms, and Scharko Farms. Live music on Saturdays keeps things hopping.
8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturdays. Buckhead’s flagship farmers market curves around the Cathedral of St. Philip’s parking lot.
4-8 p.m. Thursdays. This summer farmers market welcomes visitors to the city’s historic square with the enticement of fresh produce, landscape plants, homemade jams, local honey, and baked goods.
8 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturdays. A large, cheerful group of volunteers and the open, grassy location on the city’s Towne Green make this market a pleasure to visit.