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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Charlotte area of North Carolina?  Scroll down this page and you will see the farm markets, farm stands, roadside stands, produce markets, even garden fruit and vegetable stands and seasonal community farmer's markets in Charlotte area of North Carolina, sorted by county. Markets offering organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name. If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website.

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!  

What's in season in November 2017, and other timely information:

November brings with it the Fall harvest of many crops, from apples to many vegetables, and the ability to buy locally, soon col weather crops, like spinach, some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, leeks and early onions,  plus fresh winter squash, pumpkins and moren.

Farmer's Market Listings, by county

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Cabarrus County

Catawba County

Cleveland County

  • Lineberger's Killdeer Farm - blackberries, grapes, strawberries, and prepicked produce, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms
    300 Goforth Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086. Phone: 704-739-6602. Directions: Call for directions. And for a map to our farm, Click here. Open: Monday to Friday 8am-6:30pm; Saturdays 8am-4pm; Sundays - closed after May. Also muscadines.  Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard.  (UPDATED: June 11, 2014, from their website)

Gaston County

  • Apple Orchard Farm - meats and produce
    640 Mariposa road, Stanley, NC 28164. Phone: 704-718-4923. Open: Year round, daylight hours.. Email: appleorchardfarm@bellsouth.net. All meats are hormone free, grass fed organic meats. All produce is also organic and pesticide free. They also make their own honey and honeycomb and have beef jerky. They also have one of the tallest windmills in the area!
    Comments from a visitor on August 28, 2009:
    "I love it it's a really cool place to visit. Art Duckworth is a great farmer and it makes an excellent agritourism stop." (ADDED: August 28, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
  • Stowe Dairy Farms - Uses natural growing practices, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, beans, corn (sweet), cucumbers, herbs/spices, pecans , peppers, plums, summer squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    169 Stowe Dairy Road, Gastonia, NC 28052. Phone: 704 228-9826. Email: Stowe_Dairy_Farms@yahoo.com. Open: See our website for current hours. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Gastonia: highway 321 South Turn right on Crowders Creek Road After 4 miles, turn right on Stowe Dairy Road. Click here for a map and directions. All natural beef available year round; Farm market opens mid June until September; Open for Christmas season from Thanksgiving until sold out. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Sweet Sorghum Saturdays: Watch sorghum syrup being made with old timey equipment and methods Saturdays in October. Check website for exact dates and times due to weather conditions. Hayrides available for events year round as weather permits. Yellow zucchini, heirloom tomatoes, okra, popcorn. (UPDATED: April 07, 2010)

Iredell County

  • Carrigan Farms, LLC - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is sustainably grown, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Covered outdoor market, Honey from hives on the farm, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, Bouncy castle, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    1261 Oak Ridge Farm Highway Intersection of Highway 150 & 152, Mooresville, NC 28115. Phone: 704-664-1450. Email: doug@carriganfarms.com. Open: September 6th to October 31st, 9am to 5pm, seven days per week. Directions: Located in Mooresville, NC on Highway 150 at the intersection with Highway 152. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Strawberries: May 1st - May 25th Pumpkins: September 25- November 5th Hayrides to Pumpkin Patch: Weekend Days in October Haunted Trail: Weekend Nights in October. (UPDATED: February 25, 2011)
  • Prevette Family Farm - Farm market, not located on the farm, Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, restrooms, picnic area (bring your own food)
    236 Williamsburg Road, Olin, NC 28660. Phone: 704-539-4350. Alternate Phone: 704-880-3453. Email: pre4@yadtel.net. Open: Wednesdays beginning April 15 9 am to 1 pm at Clemmons, YMCA Mocksville Market 3 pm to 6 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: From Statesville, North Carolina, take I-77 north to Union Grove Exit, turn right, go approximately 2.5 miles, turn right on Tabor Road, Go 1 mile, Turn right on Williamsburg Road, go 1/2 mile, farm is on right. Click here for a map and directions. Blueberries and Blackberries Mid June through Mid August. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Greenhouse plants, potted flowering plants, hanging baskets, bedding plants for garden and landscape, container shrubs and perennials. (ADDED: January 31, 2015)

Jackson County

Mecklenburg County

  • Circle H Farms - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Fresh eggs
    815 Tabernacle Road, Buffalo Junction, VA 24529. Phone: 434-210-6441. Email: circlehfarms05@yahoo.com. Open: call, email, or see website for hours. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. (ADDED: March 07, 2014)

Rowan County

  • My Farm Fresh MarketPlace- Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, restrooms, concession stand (drinks, snacks and/or food)
    3402 S Main St, Salisbury, NC 28147. Phone: 704-754-5334. Email: debra@myfarmfreshmarketplace.com. Open: See their website for for hours and availability. Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards . (ADDED: May 26, 2012, suggested by a visitor)
  • Talia Farms - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Covered outdoor market, blueberries, restrooms
    4445 Goodman Lake Road, Salisbury, NC 28146. Phone: 704-680-3058. Email: Talia_Farms@yahoo.com. Open: daily, while berries are available; hours vary, so please call for hours and availability; berries are typically available from mid June thru August. Directions: Located near Dan Nicolas Park just a short distance off Bringle Ferry Road. 1 mile from intersection of Old Union Church Road & Goodman Lake Road at 4445 Goodman Lake Road, Salisbury, NC. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Please call ahead before traveling to the farm to be sure the stand (Berry Shack) is open. Mother Nature controls our supply, when we are out of ripe berries the stand closes. Berries are prepicked and packaged on the farm. Member of "Got to be NC Agriculture". (ADDED: May 23, 2011)

Stanly County

  • Cody Strawberry Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), restrooms, school tours
    44052 Pauls Crossing Road, Richfield, NC 28137. Phone: 704-791-0342. Email: codystrawberryfarm@hotmail.com. Open: Matthews farmers market on Saturdays when available. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. strawberries :mid April to mid June. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: December 05, 2010)

Union County

  • Greenworks - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Uncovered outdoor market, Crafts, artistic products, etc, broccoli, carrots, eggplant, flowers, herbs/spices, onions, summer squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, Other fruit or veg,
    6114 Old Goldmine Rd, Marshville, NC 28103. Phone: 704-624-2295. Email: info@greenworks.net. Open: To be announced. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Collard greens, turnip greens, kale, herbs, turnips, radishes, kohlrabi, water hyacinth, water lilly, hops and more. Indoor decorative hanging baskets. Transport and assistance is provided. Children must be supervised at all times. Please call for availability on all seasonal vegetables. (ADDED: May 27, 2011)
  • Southerland Brothers Produce - Uses natural growing practices, Garden stand on a residence (which is NOT on a farm), Roadside stand, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables,
    6518 Mcneely Road, Waxhaw, NC 28173. Phone: 704-579-9784. Email: info@northcarolinaproduce.com. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: January 07, 2014)

 

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