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(Free events) Mercer Teddy Bear Clinic @ Islands Market, Savannah

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021

Teddy Bear Clinic Savannah Chatham County Islands Farmers Market 2021

Islands Market in Chatham County will get a special visit from the Teddy Bear Clinic and Renegade Paws Rescue this Sat. March 6 2021. The market is free & open 9AM-Noon Saturdays.

The Mercer Teddy Bear Clinic – which is made up of Mercer University School of Medicine students – will be there this week to teach children how to care for those bears. If you have a bear, bring it. If not, there will be bears on site.
Regulations provided by the clinic include:
*Mask wearing will be required
*Organizers will only use each teddy bear once during clinic.
*Organizers will sanitize “medical instruments” between children, and will encourage parents to help guide their children through the clinic.

Local honey, eggs, meat, bread, donuts, poultry, soaps, jewelry, candles, wreathes & more.

FREE & open to the public.

Islands Market
401 Quarterman Drive
Savannah, GA 31410
islandsfarmersmarket@gmail.com

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Farmers’ Markets 2021 in Savannah & the Lowcountry

Friday, February 12th, 2021

Bloom & Grow Open Market, Savannah
Spring Opening Farmers/Makers Market: March 20 4-7:30PM
4 Brasseler Blvd, Savannah, GA 31419-9576

Welcoming makers, crafters, farmers, and specialty goods into the market. Send us an email for consideration. Email bloomandgrowmarket@gmail.com

Kicking off first 2021 spring market on the first day of Spring with The Big cheese food truck, and vendors of all sorts. Featuring short presentations setup for those interested in learning how to grow your own micro-greens at home along with kits to buy.  Children’s activities including painting clay potters and plant seeds to grow at home. Cost for activities is $5 per family up to 3 children and $2 per child after that.

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Islands Farmers Market
401 Quarterman Drive
Savannah, GA 31410
Now open for Spring 2021
9AM-Noon Saturdays
Local food & craft vendors. Honey, eggs, meat, bread, donuts, poultry, soaps, jewelry, candles, wreathes and more.

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Forsyth Farmers Market
9 AM-1 PM Saturdays
Located at the South End of Forsyth Park, Savannah
Email: forsythfarmersmarket@gmail.com
Details here.

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Farmers Market of Bluffton 
Noon-5PM Thursdays
Open air community farmers market, live music, chef demos, kids activities
71 Green Street
Bluffton, SC 29910
843-415-2447
manager@farmersmarketbluffton.org
Details here.

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Hilton Head Island Farmers Market
9 AM-1 PM Tuesdays
@ the Coastal Discovery Museum
Fresh local produce, pasture-raised chicken, free-range rabbit, pork, seafood, salsa, fresh sausage, cookies, breads, she crab soup.
Free admission and parking.
Details hhifarmersmarket.com.

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(Savannah holidays 2020) Free Live Nativity & Petting Zoo in Georgetown

Monday, December 14th, 2020

Live Nativity Savannah 2020 Petting Zoo Free Chatham County Christmas

Free Live Nativity, Petting Zoo @ Bloom & Grow Open Market
14 Brasseler Blvd, Savannah, GA 31419 (Georgetown)
Fri. Dec 18 2020, 4:30-7PM and Sat. Dec. 19 2020 Noon-7pm
Free & open to the public

You’re invited to a live Nativity and petting zoo this weekend Fri and Sat. Dec. 18 & 19 2020.

Sing along with Christmas carolers as you take a leisure stroll through the market. Children will have an opportunity to pet live animals and families can take photos of the manger scene. Hot Chocolate and cookies will be served. Coffee will be available.

Craft tables set up for children. Marilyn Youmans school of dance will perform between 2- 2:45PM on Sat. Dec. 19.

Food will be available for purchase @ a food truck.

Questions? Email bloomandgrowmarket@gmail.com

Islands’ Farmers Market Halloween 2020

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Islands Farmers Market Halloween 2020 Savannah

Kick off Halloween at the Islands Spooktacluar Halloween market 2020, 9AM-Noon Sat. Oct. 31

This market will features are regular food and craft vendors along with these additions.

*Dress up puppies and dogs for a dog costume contest.
*Visit vendors to collect CANDY. All candy will be individually bagged and vendors will pass out the candy from their booth.
*The Church is hosting a food drive if you have non- perishable food items to help benefit those in need bring those to the market.  Donations go to the Lighthouse Ministries Food Pantry.
*Inflatable by Hopping with Harkelroad bouncy house
*Ben and Jerry’s ice cream

Plus, food vendors, artisan vendors, special guests, musical acts, non-profit groups, etc.

Pets welcome. No smoking.

Islands Farmers Market
401 Quarterman Drive
Savannah, GA 31410

(Halloween 2020 in Savannah) Pumpkin Painting @ Bloom & Grow Open Market, Georgetown

Monday, October 12th, 2020

Pumpkin Painting Georgetown Savannah 2020 Halloween Bloom Grow Open Market

You’re invited to take part in Pumpkin Painting 4:30-7:30PM Sat. Oct. 17 2020 @ Bloom & Grow Open Market in Georgetown just outside Savannah.

Pumpkins can be purchased for $4, space is limited.

Candy will be available at each vendor station and a prize will be given to most creative pumpkin.

Food available for purchase @ this farmers’ market @ 14 Brassler Blvd Savannah, GA 31419

Questions? Email bloomandgrowmarket@gmail.com

Islands Farmers’ Market Fall 2019 Season, Savannah

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Islands Farmers Market on Whitemarsh Island Savannah Islands Farmers’ Market in Savannah will open for its seventh year & fall 2019 Session on Sat. Sept. 7 2019 and will run through December 21 2019 (Saturdays only).

Sept. 7 – Dec. 21 (Saturdays Only)
Closed Nov. 30
Operating Hours: 9AM – 1PM
Open rain or shine

Wilmington Is. Farmers’ Market Fall 2018 Season

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

Savannah Farmers Markets: Wilmington Island Farmers Markets

Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market in Savannah will open for its sixth year & fall 2018 Session on Sept. 1 and will run through December 15.
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Schedule for Sat. Dec. 8

9 am – 1 pm: Food, Vendors and Artisans​​

  • 50% off all WIFM posters & Tervis tumblers. Be sure to stop by the WIFM booth for your free shopping bag and T-shirt (while supplies last)
  • Giant game day sponsored by First Chatham Bank: Chick-a-Pig, Connect Four, Twister, Corn Hole
  • Mathnasium Fun & Games
  • Sidewalk Chalk Art Day
  • Food Truck: Yoshi’s Kitchen
  • Dessert Truck: Jenni’s Treats on the Street (10 – 1)

10 am: Story time with Wilmington Island Presbyterian Preschool
10:30 am: Yogi Palz: yoga for kids. Don’t forget your yoga mat or towel!
10:30 am – 12:30 pm: Santa and Mrs. Claus visits the market!
10:30 am – 1 pm: Wings of Joy Tropical Birds (pending 65 degrees and sunny)
11 am: Arts and crafts: Christmas card making, Santa craft with Karen Kee, snowflake thumbprint ornaments with Pam Anderson, Christmas cookie decorating with Spouses Bakery. Christmas Elves will be helping from 11 am – 12 pm!
11 am – 1 pm: 

  • Musical Guest – Josh Johansson: American Idol Contestant 
  • Triple J Stables: free Christmas Pony Rides

Schedule for Sat. Dec. 15

Evening Christmas Market 
3 pm – 7 pm: Food, Vendors and Artisans

  • Market Sponsor – Keller Williams Realty
  • Be sure to stop by the WIFM booth for your free shopping bag and T-shirt (while supplies last)
  • Party Harbor Bouncy House
  • Assorted Christmas Crafts w/Islands Christian Church
  • Pet Adoption Event: Coastal Pet Rescue
  • Bring out your pup dressed in their best Christmas wear and win a puppy prize!
  • Wings of Joy Tropical Birds (pending 65 degrees and sunny)
  • Food Truck: The Big Cheese
  • Dessert Truck: Little Diddle’s Sweetery

4 pm: Story time
4:30 pm -6:30 pm: Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus visit the market
5 pm -6 pm: Music – First Baptist Church of the Islands
5:30 pm -6:30 pm: Enchant My Party Christmas Elves

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(Savannah Dentists) Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry @ Wilmington Is. Farmers’ Market, Oct. 7

Friday, September 29th, 2017

 

Pediatric Dentists Savannah Krista Hinchey Dogwood Smiles

Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry – a new Savannah pediatric dentist practice – will celebrate World Smile Day Sat. Oct. 7 – @ Wilmington Island Farmers Market.

Come celebrate World Smile Day with Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry and lots of fun & crafts, 9AM – 1PM Sat. Oct. 7. Dogwood’s board-certified pediatric dentist Dr. Krista Hinchey will give out free goodies & have a coloring contest for the kids to win prizes.  Plus, food vendors, artisans & much more.

Wilmington Is. Farmer’s Market is @
Islands High School
170 Whitemarsh Island Rd
Savannah, Ga. 31410

About Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry

Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry of Savannah specializes in children. Board-certified pediatric dentist Dr. Krista Hinchey and her team are experts on the growing smile.

Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry accepts the following insurance: Amerigroup, CareSource, PeachState and Well Care (these are all Georgia Medicaid) The other main ones accepted @ Dogwood are United Concordia/Tricare (military), Ameritas, MetLife and Cigna. 

Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry
4849 Paulsen St., Suite 101
Savannah, GA 31405
912-298-KIDS (5437)

Stay connected with Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry and learn more about this new Savannah pediatric dentist practice by liking the practice on Facebook here. 

Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry, www.dogwoodsmiles.com, 4849 Paulsen St., Suite 101, Savannah 31405, 912-298-KIDS (5437), email admin@dogwoodsmiles.com. Dogwood Pediatric Dentistry is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Puppy Palooza @ Wilmington Island Farmer’s Market, Savannah

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Puppy Palooza Wilmingotn Island Farmers Market Savannah free event

 

Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market will partner with Southeastern Guide Dogs for Puppy Palooza on Sat. Sept. 30 2017, 9AM-1PM in Savannah.

Puppy Palooza is as a fundraiser for the Southeastern Guide Dogs: an association that raises, trains and provides lifetime care for service dogs. Patrons will have the opportunity to interact with adorable puppies at the kissing booth, the hug hub and selfie station. Owners are welcome to bring their own puppy for pampering and are encouraged to bid on a puppy product basket filled with items from their fur baby’s favorite local stores. Kids can cuddle with puppies during story time, create canine-themed crafts and accessorize with fun puppy tattoos.

Food will be available for sale including $1 hot dogs.

This event is free and open to the public.

Learn more here.

Sat. Sept. 30, 2017
9AM-1PM
– Story Time with Puppies: 10 -10:30AM
– $1 Hot Dogs: 11AM – 12:30PM
– Canine-Themed Crafts (Puppy Headbands): 11AM – 1PM

Wilmington Is. Farmer’s Market is @
Islands High School
170 Whitemarsh Island Road
Savannah, Ga. 31410

Spring 2017 Farmers’ Markets in Wilmington Is., Richmond Hill, Savannah, Bluffton, Hilton Head Is.

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Wilmington Island Farmers Market Savannah Spring 2017 means the return of seasonal farmers markets like the popular, family-friendly Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market, which offers fun for adults and kids on Saturday mornings at Islands High School.

Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market
Saturdays, 9AM-1PM
Islands High School
170 Whitemarsh Island Road
Savannah, GA 31410
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More Farmers’ Markets in Savannah & the Lowcountry

Richmond Hill Farmers’ Market
Tuesdays, 2-6PM
520 Cedar St.
Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324
Opening Day, Tues. March 28
2-6PM
Fresh produce, baked goods & local crafts.

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Forsyth Farmers Market
9 AM-1 PM Saturdays year round
Located at the South End of Forsyth Park, Savannah

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Bethesda Academy Farm & Gardens Farm Stand
3-5PM Wednesdays
An organic farm stand managed by Bethesda students and staff.
Open the public.
Bethesda Academy
9520 Ferguson Ave., Savannah 31406
912.351.2061 On Facebook here.

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Farmers Market of Bluffton
1-6PM Thursdays
Located at Carson Cottages in Old Town Bluffton, 40 Calhoun St. intersection of Calhoun Street & Lawrence Street, Bluffton, 29910-7014

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Farmers Market @ Sea Pines Center, Hilton Head Is.
10AM-2PM Tuesdays March 21-Dec. 19 2017
The Shops @ Sea Pines Center
71 Lighthouse Rd. (843) 322-1900.
Details here.

Space available for vendors @ Garden City Flea Market

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Garden City Flea Market Farmers Market

We know you love a great deal.

Which is why we want to be sure you know about the Garden City Flea Market @ the Farmers Market in Garden City this Saturday, May 14, 8AM-noon.

There will be fresh foods and fabulous finds.

Cost is $1 per person. Proceeds benefit The Garden City Housing Team Inc. The money goes back into the community to repair homes.

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Vendors wanted

Vendors are wanted. Space is available for $20. Email for an application: gardencityhousingteaminc@gmail.com

Come sell your treasures, have fun & make some cash.

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Garden City Flea Market
@ Savannah State Farmers’ Market in Garden City
701 US Highway 80 West
Savannah, Ga 31408
912.313.4673.
8AM-Noon Sat. May 14

Please ‘like’ Garden City Housing Team, Inc. on Facebook here to stay connected & informed about Garden City happenings.

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Pet Day Celebration @ Wilmington Is. Farmers Market, Savannah

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Pet Day Celebration Wilmington Island Farmers Market Savannah 2016
WHO: Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market, TailsSpin & nulo
WHAT: National Pet Day Celebration
WHERE: 170 Whitemarsh Island Road, SAV, Islands High School
WHEN: Saturday, April 16; 9AM-1PM

Featuring:
Pet Photo Shoot w/Stayce K. Photography & Tammy Williams
Pet Grooming for service dogs w/Island High School
Puppy Kissing Booth
Pet Massage w/Aequilibria
Let’s Talk Pets w/Dr. Beth Martin
Breakfast w/Jesse Blanco, Guest Chef, Eat It and Like It
Pet Caricatures w/Jeff Hiser
Pet stories with Wilmington Island Presbyterian
Pet Nutrition Seminar w/TailsSpin
Pet Obedience Training& Dog Carting Exhibition w/Skip Brandon
Low Cost Pet Vaccine Clinic w/Dr. Beth Martin
Pet Face Paining w/Glitterboxx Studios
Futch Farm Pony Rides
Party Harbor Bouncy House
Music w/Payne Bridges

FOR MORE SAVANNAH, KID-FRIENDLY EVENTS, VISIT OUR CALENDAR HERE. 

Savannah Holidays 2015: FREE Children’s Christmas Festival @ Wilmington Island Farmers Market, Dec. 12

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Free children's Christmas Festival Wilmington Island Farmers Market 2014Bring your kids to the FREE Children’s Christmas Festival @ Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market, Sat. Dec. 12, 9AM-1PM

Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market
111 Walthour Rd, Wilmington Island, Georgia 31410

Come for fun filled day full of bouncy houses, carnival games, crafts, cookie decorating and festive holiday music.

Event sponsored by the Savannah Islands MOPS.

Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market fabulous food vendors will be joining in on the Christmas fun and will have all your holiday food needs.

 

Halloween Festival 2015 @ Wilmington Island Farmers Market, Oct, 31

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Wilmington Is. Farmer's Market Halloween trick or treatOn Saturday October 31, 2015 from 9AM to 1PM, the Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market will host a Halloween Fest.

A Costume Parade, Trick or treat with the vendors, games, scavenger hunt are few of the events planned for the day.

The Market is located at Islands Community Church on Wilmington Island, Ga. at 111 Walthour Road, Savannah 31410

“We are starting a new tradition at the Wilmington Island Farmers’ market. We will hold Halloween early in the day so children can enjoy a fun and safe day. This is our first year with Halloween Fest, which will combine family fun and healthy treats, along with the traditional treats” says Deborah McIncrow, Market Manager

Click here for a detailed schedule of events.

FOR MORE SAVANNAH-AREA FALL EVENTS, VISIT OUR SAVANNAH FALL FUN GUIDE 2015 HERE. 

 

Wilmington Is. Farmers Market includes free storytime with princesses & new Healthy Kids club

Sunday, August 9th, 2015

Wilmington Island Farmers' Market Savannah The Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market has fun kids’ events happening this upcoming season including free storytime & entertainment with Enchant My Party  princesses and The Healthy Kids Club.

The Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market reopens Sat. Sept 5 2015, 9AM-1PM.

Storytime with Enchant My Party princesses

On the second Saturday of each month, princesses and princes from Enchant My Party will sing songs and play games during storytime (which will be 10-11:30 on those special Saturdays)
Sat. Oct. 10: Enchant My Party’s Snow Queen and the Ice Princess do storytelling, singing and a carrot craft.
Sat. Nov. 14: Enchant My Party’s Jack from Jack and the Beanstalk and Alice in Wonderland will sing songs, play games and create fairytale crafts.
Sat. Dec. 12: Enchant My Party’s Princess Belle and her Prince will sing Christmas songs and play games.

Enchant My Party in Savannah is a children’s princess party business that sends costumed-princesses to homes or party spots to entertain at your child’s regal birthday party with storytelling; singing & dancing; crafts & games.

Healthy Kids Club

The Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market now has a Kids Club Community Partnership with Whole Foods, launching in the Fall of 2015.

The Healthy Kids Club mission is to educate and inspire children to take a part in their local farmers market. All the while, enjoying nutritious foods and empowering their families to make healthy choices at home. Not to mention, inspire the love of exercise and caring for our Mother Earth.

Wilmington Island Farmers Market

9 AM-1 PM Saturdays
Opens Sat. Sept. 5 7 2015 & runs every Saturday through Dec. 19 2015
Saturdays, 9AM-1PM
Healthy Kids Club 9:15-9:45 AM
Storytime 10-10:30 AM (Starting Sept. 12 when Enchant My Party’s Princess Ariel and Prince Eric will sing songs and play games. On Sept. 12 storytime will be 10-11:30AM)
Crafty Corner: Last Saturday of every month from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Located at Islands Community Church, 111 Waltour Road.
Details here.

Enchant My Party, www.enchantmyparty.com, Savannah, Ga.  912.713.1253, email enchantmyparty@gmail.com 
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Farmers Markets in Richmond Hill, Pooler, Savannah, Bluffton, Hilton Head

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

The Richmond Hill Farmers’ Market

The City of Richmond Hill revamped Farmer’s Market. Each Tuesday from April until mid-October, the market will offer the best in local produce and crafts. The City has extended shopping hours from 2PM-7PM. The following vendors will be part of the Richmond Hill Farmer’s Market the entire season: Hardwicke Farms, Sage Wishes, FraLi Gourmet, Savannah River Farms, Woodland Swamp Farm, Sikes Honey, Foods of the Farm, and Farm Fresh Produce.

WHERE: J.F. Gregory Park
521 Cedar Street
Richmond Hill, Georgia 31324

WHEN: Tuesdays, 2 – 7 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION: For vendor updates, check the Richmond Hill Farmer’s Market Facebook page here or the City of Richmond Hill website here.

For information or market applications, contact Joy Lee at 912-756-6496 or jlee@richmondhill-ga.gov.

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Other Savannah & Lowcountry Farmers’ Markets

Pooler Farmers’ Market
4-7 PM Wednesdays
Open for 2015 season
Bring the kids to the market from 4:30-5 on Wednesdays for Story time and the tasting station. What a great way to introduce your little ones to seasonal produce.
Located at the Pooler Recreation Complex, 200 Preston Stokes Drive in Pooler, GA., off Pooler Parkway.
Details here.

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Wilmington Island Farmers Market

9 AM-1 PM Saturdays
Opens 2015 season. Runs every Saturday through June 27.
Saturdays, 9AM-1PM
Storytime 10-10:30 AM
Crafty Corner: Last Saturday of every month from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Details here.

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The Richmond Hill Farmers’ Market

2-7 PM Tuesdays
Opens for the 2015 season with a soft opening on March 31
Grand opening April 7
Located J.F. Gregory Park, 521 Cedar St., Richmond Hill.
Details here.
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Bethesda Academy Farm & Gardens Farm Stand

An organic farm stand managed by Bethesda students and staff. You can buy fresh produce, organic garden seedlings & farm-fresh eggs. Students are actively involved in planting, cultivating, and harvesting all items on-site at Bethesda Academy using sustainable, organic farming techniques.

Open the public.
3-5PM Wednesdays
Located at Bethesda Academy, 9520 Ferguson Ave., Savannah 31406
Details here or call 912.351.2061 On Facebook here.

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Forsyth Farmers Market
9 AM-1 PM Saturdays
Located at the South End of Forsyth Park, Savannah
Email: forsythfarmersmarket@gmail.com
Details here.

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Farmers Market of Bluffton 
Noon-4PM Thursday March 12 (Last Winter Hours Market)
2015 Season Grand Opening, March 19th, 2pm-7pm!
Spring/Summer/Fall Hours, 2PM-7PM Thursdays
Located at Carson Cottages in Old Town Bluffton, 40 Calhoun St. intersection of Calhoun Street & Lawrence Street, Bluffton, 29910-7014
Details here.

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Shelter Cove Park Farmers Market
2015 Season dates coming soon
Located Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Details here.
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Buckwalter Farmers Market, Bluffton
Tuesdays from 2-6pm at Buckwalter Place Shopping Center, Bluffton, SC 29910
For more information about the Buckwalter Place Farmers Market, please visit their Facebook page here or email the Market Manager at manager@buckwalterfarmersmarket.com.

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Farmers Market @ Sea Pines Center, Hilton Head Is. 
The Farmer’s Market 2015 Season will begin Tuesday, March 31 2015 and run through Tuesday, December 29 2015.
10AM-2PM
71 Lighthouse Rd. (843) 322-1900.
Details here.