Saturday at the Athens Farmers Market

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Aug. 4—This Saturday at the Athens Farmers Market, come and enjoy music from the Southern Splendor Chorus. The chorus will perform from 9-11 a.m. This weekend's market is sponsored by Gibson Orthodontics and, as always, there will be a planned activity for the kids.

The Athens Farmers Market is open Saturday from 8 a.m. until noon and features a huge variety of locally grown produce and vegetables, meats, flowers, baked goods, candles, soaps, and more. The vendors scheduled for this Saturday are as follows.


—King Family Farm — tomatoes, green beans, okra, squash, cucumbers, zucchini, bell pepper, jalapeños, canned goods.

—Hines Family Farm — red tomatoes, green tomatoes, Heirloom tomatoes, squash, zucchini, cucumbers, jalapeños, bell peppers

—Sweetgrass Farm — pastured pork, grass fed beef, cut flowers

—Hays Mill Farm — whole chicken, eggs, and pork

—Pea Ridge Farm — local fruit and vegetables

—Moon & Stars Honey — local honey in a variety of sizes and creamed honey

—Craig Family Farm — blueberries

—Hanna Holler Farm — pork, lamb, beef, sweet onions, garlic, jams, maple syrup, vanilla

—Matt Leicher — eggs and produce

—Simple Pond Farm — fresh flower bouquets and succulents

Prepared food

—Black Dog Grounds & Sounds — lattes and fresh squeezed lemonades

—Tutt & Tutts — Relish our Relish, garlic pickles, Relish our Dressing, cheese chips , sour cream cornbread, and chess pies

—Jasmine Julian — freeze dried candy

—Aquanette's Fried Pies — homemade fried pies in a variety of flavors

—Lisa's Lovin' Oven — scones, pies, mini pies, s'mores brownies, and back-to-school cookies

—Carrie's Kitchen — rosemary garlic bread, baguettes, multigrain, yeast rolls, pumpernickel, red velvet cake, blueberry streusel pies, orange pound cake, peanut butter star cookies, baklava, apple oatmeal streusel muffin

—Meteor Munchies — salsa, BBQ sauce, pickles, seasonings, crackers, croutons


—Flirty Flame Candles — candles, melts, room sprays

—Beth Haney Art — face painting

—The Greenhouse Candles — hand poured soy candles and melts

—Red Wolf Soap — artisan soaps and bath products

—The Tiedeye — custom tie dye shirts