Rogue Valley Growers Market kicks off its 34th outdoor season on March 2
March 2 @ 8:30 am - November 23 @ 1:30 pmFree
SPRING HAS ALMOST SPRUNG, THE FARMERS’ MARKET OPENS MARCH 2
The Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market kicks off its 34th outdoor season on March 2
Ashland, OR – That’s right, southern Oregonians, it is time again for the Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market’s outdoor season!
In celebration of providing essential food to the community during a pandemic, the Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market kicks off its 34th season on Tuesday, March 2 in Ashland and on Thursday, March 4 in Medford.
The Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market is located on Tuesdays in Ashland at the National Guard Armory, 420 E Main St, Ashland and runs every Tuesday from March 2 to November 23, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. On Thursdays in Medford, the outdoor market can be found at Hawthorne Park, 501 E. Main, Medford and runs each Thursday from March 4 to November 18, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Starting in May, in the heart of downtown Ashland, the Saturday Market runs May 1 to October 30, 8:30 – 1:00 in the 100 block of Oak St.
“Farmers’ market enthusiasts can expect to see their favorite vendors return and can enjoy this year 22 new merchants, who have been tightly juried to capture the quality of our markets along with strict COVD-19 safety training,” according to Board President Jon Steiger from By George Farms.
The Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market creates a local opportunity for people to shop for their essentials in an open outdoor air environment, buy fresh, local produce, fresh-cut flowers, artisan foods and handcrafted gifts, with COVID-19 safety measures for shoppers, vendors, and staff.
“At our farmers’ markets, you can see firsthand the farmers and makers that have sown, raised, cared for and harvested or made your food. So many of our customers greet old friends and make new ones. Eating local is such a positive way to staying healthy, nourishing the people you love and supporting our community,” shared Executive Director Daria Land. “We are so grateful to have made it through our first COVID-19 season in 2020 and feel a large part of this achievement was due to the support of our Rogue Valley community. We look forward to serving you in 2021.”
Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market is committed all year, along with our 150+ vendors, to serve healthy options, organic produce, gift ideas, unique crafts, artisan foods and more every week. Each of our markets showcases a large array of wonderful vendors and providers. Our motto is to buy and support local while cultivating community! For more information, please visit us online at www.rvgrowersmarket.com or contact us at email@example.com or by phone at 541.261.5045.