Saturday, March 13, 2010

Knoxville Farmers Markets Offer Sustainability and Freshness

Are you tired of buying produce that has been transported for thousands of miles before arriving at the grocery store? As people become more conscious about our environment and food supply the demand for local produce increases. Flavor and nutrients are lost in the process. More buyers than ever are shopping at local farmers markets for the best in quality and value.

Knoxville is home to several farmers markets. Most of these run from April to October with varying times. Be sure to check with each market for details.

Sequoyah Hills
3457 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
April – October on Tuesday and Friday
Time: 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Free Parking

Downtown Knoxville
Knoxville, TN
May – November
Wednesday 11:00 – 2:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 – 2:00 pm
Free Saturday Parking in the State Street Garage
Google Map for Market Square Mall
Google Map for State Street Garage 

East Knoxville
4700 New Harvest Lane
Knoxville, TN 37918
Across Washington Pike from Knoxville Center Mall
Thursday 3:00 -6:00 pm
Late April – November
Free Parking

Surrounding area:

Farragut
12740 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN
Saturday 9:00 – 12:00 pm
Free Parking

Clinton
Parking lot of Lakefront Park next door to the Anderson County Farmers’ Cooperative
Thursday 3:00 – 6:00pm
Free Parking

Oak Ridge
Broadway at Jackson Square
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Mid May – October 28
Wednesday from 3:00-6:00 pm.
Saturday from 8:00 -12:00 Noon
Free Parking

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