Category: Seasonality

Wednesday Market is OPEN Today, August 17, 3pm – 6pm

Join us TODAY from 3-6pm for your midweek shopping trip, a little live music, and yoga!

What’s at market today? Lots of flowers, figs, sweet and hot peppers, tomatoes, apples and pears, cucumbers, sweet potato greens, garlic, onions, potatoes, savory spinach or ham and gruyere pastries, sliced sandwich bread, sourdough loaf, sweet scones and rolls, bacon, pork shops, chimichurri and korean bbq sausages, and beer brats, new releases and old favorite ciders from Botanist and Barrel, and lots more. Click the newsletter link below to find out more about today’s vendors.

Don’t miss community outdoor yoga from 4:30-5:30pm! We’ll be under the shade of the pavilion, and all you need to do is bring your mat or blanket and some water! Free or pay what you can. All experience levels welcome.

Today’s market music provided by Stephan Hermann!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3dDzqft

 

When: Wednesday, August 17th, 3pm – 6pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Market is OPEN August 13, 8 am – 12pm!

It’s almost the weekend, y’all! Come on out and enjoy National Farmers Market Week by saying hi to some truly amazing vendors, and supporting your community by purchasing fresh, tasty foods and beautiful wares! And we’ll have a chance for you to share why you love the market!

Community outdoor yoga is back! Join us on the shady grass in the center square at the market from 9:00-10:00am. It’s FREE or pay what you can. Just bring your own mat or blanket, and water to stay hydrated. All experience levels and ages welcome!

William Davis joins to delight us with the heart and beauty of his live written poems.

Check out the newsletter link below for more details on what vendors are bringing to the table this week

See you in the early morning sunshine for a great Saturday market!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3SK3Eh7

 

When: Saturday, August 13, 8am – 12pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Wednesday Market is OPEN Today, August 10, 3pm – 6pm

Happy National Farmers Market Week, y’all! We’re celebrating the best way we know how…with Wednesday midweek market! With lots of gratitude toward the amazing community effort that is the DFM, and for all the vendors and customers that really make it the wonderful space it is. Thank you!

Speaking of lovely vendors, check out the newsletter below for a recipe shared by Wild Scallions Farm for Dutch Apple Pancake, which looks amazing. They’ll have freshly picked pears and apples today, along with the usual beautiful spread. Piri is back this week with more mouth-watering prepared soups and entrees ready to take home and enjoy, like market favorites Cowboy Caviar and Summer Veggie Casserole. Harland Creek’s figs were looking amazing last week, and now is the best time to enjoy them! All stocked up on produce? Don’t worry, we have farm fresh eggs, chimichurri sausages, barrel-aged ciders, savory pastries, and more to keep your taste buds entertained.

This week, YOGA IS BACK at it’s usual spot in the shade of the pavilion from 4:30-5:30! It has made us so happy to have community yoga at market, and we hope you will join! The class is FREE or pay what you want, and you just need a mat or blanket and a water bottle. Don’t miss it! Stop by the market info table with any questions!

And in honor of National Farmers Market Week, we are highlighting the unique role that farmers markets play in building a sustainable and community-driven food system, and you can check out our social media page for lots of information about the people, programs, vision, and values that make up the market.

Wow, what a week! See you there!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3zKTRyB

 

When: Wednesday, August 10th, 3pm – 6pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Market is OPEN August 6, 8 am – 12pm!

Join us Saturday for the best locally grown and prepared goods, live music by the crowd pleasin’ Old North State Jam, and a great time! While you’re here, stop by William Davis and his typewriter for a personal, inspired poem & visit the Carolina Theatre booth to see what’s new!

Yoga is paused this week, but will be back at Wednesday Market and next Saturday.

It’s going to be a great day. Come enjoy it with us!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3oTv86j

 

When: Saturday, August 6, 8am – 12pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Wednesday Market is OPEN Today, August 3, 3pm – 6pm

Happy August, Durham! We love the opportunity that a new month brings, and we hope you will join us as we kick off August at the Market today! Bring old friends, or meet new ones at community outdoor yoga from 4:30-5:30 under the shade of the pavilion.

Enjoy live music provided by Remona Jeannine while you munch on fresh baked goods from Loaf or Ninth Street Bakery, or newly in-season apples and pears from Wild Scallions Farm. Figs are flourishing all around the county, and everyone has their favorite recipe for enjoying our gorgeous tomatoes while they are at their best. Check out what’s new this season at your vendor’s table – you never know what new favorite awaits!

See you there!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3oQqQwq

 

When: Wednesday, August 3rd, 3pm – 6pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Market is OPEN July 30, 8 am – 12pm!

What a wonderful July at Market! Vibrant colors and flavors, delicious treats keeping us cool in the heat, and so many of you coming out to support, celebrate, and enjoy Durham. Big thank you for a great summer month at the pavilion!

And, it’s a perfect week to kick off Saturday morning yoga with the DFM! Join us every Saturday from 9-10am on the lawn for community outdoor yoga with a rotating schedule of local instructors! The class is open to people of all ages and experience, and is FREE or pay what you can! Bring a mat if you have one, and water to stay hydrated.

Enjoy market music by Tramaine & poetry by the Poetry Fox

See you Saturday, friends!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3OCx7pW

 

When: Saturday, July 30th, 8am – 12pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Wednesday Market is OPEN Today, July 27, 3pm – 6pm

It’s a beautiful day for a midweek shopping trip &  community outdoor yoga class at market! Christine from Earth Yoga Studio is kicking off our yoga series today 4:30-5:30. Just bring your own mat & water. Class is free or pay what you can!

Summertime fruits and veggies continue to flourish and our vendors will have lots of colorful produce ready for you to take home, along with sustainably sourced meats, freshly baked breads and grab-and-go pastries, and delicious ciders to spice up your midweek meals.

We can’t wait to see you!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3zAlR9e

 

When: Wednesday, July 27th, 3pm – 6pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Market is OPEN July 23, 8 am – 12pm!

It’s here! Tomato Day 2022 is THIS WEEKEND!

Come celebrate the season of colorful, sun-sweetened tomatoes bursting with flavor. Screen print your very own t-shirt with hand-dyed shirts from Terra Clotha on the green, guess how many Sun Sugar cherry tomatoes are in the jar at the Fickle Creek booth for your chance to win a gift certificate, and swing by the tasting table to try all sorts of delicious tomato varieties from your favorite farmers! Vendors are showing their tomato love all around market, and we’ll have more activities throughout the morning on the green from 8-12. We can’t wait to celebrate with you!

Enjoy market music by Remona Jeannine, and poetry by the Poetry Fox.

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3RVGzaU

 

When: Saturday, July 23rd, 8am – 12pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Wednesday Market is OPEN Today, July 20, 3pm – 6pm

Wednesday market TODAY! Start your Tomato Day celebrations early with a midweek trip to the market for all the beautiful ‘maters and all the week’s fixins! Enjoy the market music debut of Gabriel Soileau!

Check out the newsletter for more details on what your farmers are bringing to the market table today. We’ll see you at the pavilion!

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3Om7oC6

 

When: Wednesday, July 20th, 3pm – 6pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street

Market is OPEN July 16, 8 am – 12pm!

Market is OPEN Saturday and we cannot wait to see you! We are in awe of all the creativity and color that our vendors are bringing to the table this summer. Chilled soups and salads that will delight your tastebuds, beautifully handwoven baskets ready to fill with market goodies, mozzarella and chevre begging to be eaten with a slice of sun-sweetened tomato, and so much more. Come chat with friends, enjoy music by Patrick McGrew Trio, and find a fun poem by the Poetry Fox.

We hope you’ll spend your Saturday morning with us! See you there.

 

Newsletter Link: https://conta.cc/3P8JCL1

 

When: Saturday, July 16th, 8am – 12pm
Where: The Pavilion at Durham Central Park / 501 Foster Street