Farmers Market

Every Saturday, 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., from April 21 until September 28.

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

Named Mississippi’s Favorite Farmers Market and #13 Most Celebrated Market in the Nation by the American Farmland Trust

 Desoto’s Best Farmers Market

 

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 and more. Stop by the outdoor cafe and enjoy a freshly brewed coffee and baked goods 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.

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 $20 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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