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Farmers Market Guide

Farmers market season is in full swing. Local markets allow farmers and vendors to sell some of the freshest and tastiest produce to different areas of Nashville. The EKT is here to help by naming a few of our favorite markets that you can visit to help support the Nashville community. Keep reading to learn about some of the freshest markets.

Nashville Farmers Market

Location: 900 Rosa L Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37208

The Nashville Farmers Market is a year round market that was originally founded in the early 1800’s. This market provides spaces for a different number of farmers, artisans, nonprofits and small businesses. One section of the Nashville Farmers is called The Market House. This is where 20 locally owned shops and delicious restaurants can be found. Typical hours for The Market House are everyday from 8am to 6pm. Another section of this market is known as the Farm Sheds. These sheds feature more than 150 farmers, artisans and small businesses! The Farm Sheds operate Friday through Sunday 8am to 4pm. There truly is nothing else quite like this farmers market. Be sure to stop by this season to experience all that The Nashville Farmers Market has to offer!


Summer Hours:
Everyday 8am to 4pm

Winter Hours: Friday-Sunday 8am to 2pm 

Open: Year round

More Information: https://www.nashvillefarmersmarket.org

*Images from @nashvillefarmersmarket Instagram

12 South Farmers Market

Location: 3000 Granny White Pike, Nashville, TN 37212

Next up is The 12 South Farmers Market. This market has been around for a decade, being established in 2011. Since then The 12 South market has been operating from May through October every Tuesday. Being one of Nashville’s favorite farmers markets, it was named as one of Nashville Best Scene’s for the past six consecutive years! Centralized on the rich culture of Tennessee, this market will allow you to immerse yourself in the culture of 12 South. Looking for a fun event? The last Tuesday of every month is the perfect opportunity for your furry friend to tag along to the market for a Puppy Play Date! Enjoy live music, food trucks, specialty dog vendors, pup play area & splash pool, and much more! 

Hours: Tuesday’s 4pm to 7pm

Open: May through October

More Information: https://www.12southfarmersmarket.com

*Images from @12southfarmersmarket Instagram

East Nashville Farmers Market

Location: 511 Woodland St, Nashville, TN 37206

Enjoy groceries and local goodies at the East Nashville Farmers Market. Operating every Tuesday 3:30pm to 6:30pm rain or shine. Be sure to stop by for a refreshing drink or quick bite to eat on your Tuesday afternoon. You can even stick around for some live music after visiting all the different vendors.This farmers market operates May through October. 

Hours: Tuesday’s 3:30pm to 6:30pm

Open: May 12th through October 13th

More Information: https://eastnashvillemarket.com

*Images from @eastnashvillefarmersmarket Instagram

Berry Farms Farmers Market

Location: 5021 Hughes Crossing, Franklin, TN 37064

The Berry Farms Market is another favorite of the Erin Krueger Team. Markets like this one are a great way to help support local farmers and vendors, and even local Berry Farms businesses. Located under the string lights by the lake across from Tito’s makes for the perfect location to explore the Berry Farms community after visiting all the market vendors. Be sure to stop by this season on Thursdays from 4pm to 7pm.

Hours: Thursday’s 4pm to 7pm

Open: May 13th through September 30th

More Information: https://berryfarmstn.com/lifestyle/farmers-market/

*Images from @berryfarmstn Instagram

Richland Park Farmers Market

Location: 4701 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN  37209

Next is the Richland Park Farmers Market. This market operates every Saturday morning and can be found right outside of the library in Richland Park. Up to 70+ vendors can be expected featuring fruits, vegetables, meat, dairy, eggs, baked goods, coffee, teas, and much more! Stop by Saturday mornings for some hot breakfast and brunch. Free parking available.

Summer Hours: Saturday’s 8am to 1pm 

Winter Hours: Saturday’s 10am to 12pm

Open: Year round

For more Information: http://www.richlandparkfarmersmarket.com

*Images from @richlandparkfarmersmarket Instagram

Franklin Farmers Market

Location: 230 Franklin Road, Franklin TN 37064

The Franklin Farmers Market started in 2002 with the mission of keeping Tennessee’s farmlands beautiful, green, and growing. Farmers Markets like the one in Franklin help to provide a way for local farms to create a more sustainable future for everyone. This market has come a long way from starting with only 8 farms and increasing to around 70 today. One big goal of the Franklin Farmers Market is to educate the public about how local farming can impact their community’s health, economy, and environment.

Summer Hours: Saturday’s 8am to 1pm 

Winter Hours: Saturday’s 9am to 12pm

Open: Year round

More Information: https://franklinfarmersmarket.com

*Images from @franklinfarmersmkt Instagram

Murfreesboro Market

Location: Public Square, Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Visit the Murfreesboro Saturday Market this season to see all of the delicious crops and produce local vendors have to offer. You can expect more than 50 food vendors and look forward to hearing some amazing live music! These different vendors feature fresh vegetables, homemade cakes and pies, farm-fresh eggs, and so much more! You can even find pick up some gorgeous fresh cut flowers to take home. 

Hours: Saturday’s 8am to 1pm 

Open: May 22 through TBD

More Information: https://mainstreetmurfreesboro.org/main-street-farmers-market-2/

*Images from @mainstreetmurfreesboro Instagram

Hip Donelson Farmers Market

Location: 3130 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN, 37214

The Hip Donelson Farmers Market was founded in 2014 and today features over 30 vendors. Visiting this local market helps to see local vendors’ passion for the Nashville community and local hospitality. Be sure to check out this amazing market before it closes for the season at the end of October.

Hours: Saturday’s 4pm to 7pm 

Open: May through October

More Information: https://www.hipdonelsonfarmersmarket.org

*Images from @hipdfarmersmarket Instagram

As you can see, Nashville has so many different farmers markets. Visiting any of these will allow you to feel connected and experience the culture of Nashville. Check out our agent Charlotte and some of her favorite spots at various farmers markets!