Farmers Market

Every Saturday, 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., from April 23 until October 29.

Located at 2535 Highway 51 South (historic Hernando Court Square)

Named Mississippi’s Favorite Farmers Market 2010, 2011 & 2012 and 2015 Best in Class in the American Farmland Trust’s Favorite Farmers Market contest. 

 Featured in July 2015 Mississippi Magazine as a favorite market statewide.

 

The Hernando Farmers Market is located on the quaint historic Town Square and is open each Saturday from Mid April through the end of October. The market features, locally grown fruits and vegetables as well as fresh local milk, yogurt, ice cream (all made with Brown Dairy Farms milk) beef and pork, eggs, local honey, canned and preserved items, knife sharpening, natural soaps and lotions, nursery plants, baked goods, cut flowers, seasoned wood, herbs, fresh salsa, guacamole, hummus and more. Stop by the outdoor cafe and enjoy a freshly brewed coffee and baked goods including Gluten-Free varieties or stop by at 9:00 am for a free fitness segment with our Fit & Fresh instructors.

Throughout the season, enjoy live music and special events that will take place during market hours. As a Mississippi Certified Market, designated by the Department of Agriculture and Commerce, you can be assured of fresh local food and products.
In May: SNAP/EBT can be redeemed at the farmers market table for tokens to be used at vendor booths. The Hernando Farmers Market will double SNAP transactions up to $10 per transaction with Fresh Savings tokens, to be used for fruits and vegetables. WIC/Senior Vouchers accepted. For more information, email gmatheny@cityofhernando.org

It’s a place to shop.  It’s a place to gather.  But more importantly, it’s a rare chance to experience and remember the rich simplicity of a Mississippi small town. It is truly “A Fresh, Local Experience”.

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