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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Triangle 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 Triangle 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.

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What's in season in October 2021, and other timely information:

October Apple, pears, pumpkins, Fresh fruit and vegetables, many locally grown abound! Always see the market's website or Facebook page for current hours; many change their days and hours without notice or for the changing seasons.

Triangle area of North Carolina Farmer's Market Listings in 2021, by county

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Chatham County

Durham County

  • Durham Farmers' Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors),
    501 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701. Phone: (919) 667-3099. Email: info@durhamfarmersmarket.com. Open: Downtown year round! Open Saturdays all year and Wednesday afternoons from mid-April to mid-October.
  • Hawkins Farm - Uses natural growing practices, Roadside stand, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management),
    4811 Holder Road, Durham, NC 27703. Phone: 919-796-3217. Email: hawkinsfarm1@gmail.com. Open: See our website for current hours. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. (UPDATED: January 21, 2012) (ADDED: January 06, 2012)

Franklin County

  • DeMilia Research Farm - Uses integrated pest management practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is sustainably grown, all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management),
    295 Pine Ridge Rd, Zebulon, NC 27597. Phone: (919) 522-1567. Email: info@demiliaresearchfarm.com. Open: Produce is only available immediately after we have harvested an experimental trial such that our hours of operations is limited to specific dates and times; A sign is posted at the entrance to our farm showing what produce is available; U - Pick, farm tours, and kid's agricultural research activities are available by appointment; Information on produce availability will be on our farm website. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Located just south of Bunn, NC on Rte 39 at the intersection of Johnson Town Road and Pine Ridge Road Follow the "runway" lights down the long rock driveway. 295 Pine Ridge Rd, Zebulon NC 27597. Click here for a map and directions. Visitors are welcome to our farm to purchase produce and see our agricultural research field experiments; U-Pick, farm tours, kids field scouting activities, and guided agricultural research field plot walks are available by appointment. We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. DeMilia Research LLC is a family owned and operated small business that develops web based computer software applications for agricultural pest management. We also conduct agricultural research field, greenhouse, and laboratory experiments for the development, testing, and validation of our software. Agricultural researchers, farmers, and home gardeners in particular will find the tools and resources to be indispensable. DeMilia Research Farm is our 14-acre family farm that serves as a center for agricultural research. Harvested produce from our agricultural research plots can be purchased by visiting us. No worries about exactly what you are eating. No need to decypher cryptic label codes. All of our produce is sorted according to the experimental treatment and you can read for yourself the application schedule details of every pesticide (synthetic or organic), fertilizer, chemical, or other treatment applied to it. (ADDED: August 08, 2015)
  • Vollmer Fam - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, blackberries, blueberries, pumpkins, strawberries, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, U-pick and already picked, farm market, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties are available, picnic area, Jumping pillow, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    677 NC highway 98 East, Bunn, NC 27508. Phone: 919-497-3076. Email: fun@vollmerfarm.com. Open: Starting mid April to July 31st for Strawberry, Blueberry and Blackberry pick - your - own. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From highway 64E 1. Take highway 39N to highway 98E (Food Lion) 2. Take a right hand turn at Food Lion 3. Vollmer Farm is 1 mile on the left. From 401N/98E 1. Take 98E 9 miles to Bunn. 2. Turn right and stay on 98E at Bunn Exxon Station. 3. Stay on 98E 2 miles 4. Farm is on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Christmas Celebration at the farm is always 1st two weekends in December; Nativity Scene, singing performices, Horse Drawn Carriage Rides, Santa Train rides, and all the Back Forty play area attractions - Open Saturdays 2pm to 7pm first two weekends in December. We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page.

Granville County

Johnston County

  • Boyette Farms - Covered outdoor market, corn (sweet), pumpkins, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties
    1620 Loop Road, Clayton, NC 27527. Phone: 919-553-0016. Open: Saturday 8am to 4pm starting in June. Directions: from highway 70 in Clayton turn beside Bojangles. Go through the stoplight and turn Right onto Covered Bridge road. Go to the stop sign and turn Left onto Covered Bridge Road again. Turn Right onto Loop Road. Our Farm is located about 1/2 mile on the Right. Click here for a map and directions. We open September and Close the last day in October; For our Christmas event we open the day after Thanksgiving, and Close the day after Christmas. Payment: Cash, only. We pick your pumpkins or you can ride the hayride out to our field and pick your own pumpkin. Please bring your camera and take plenty of pictures for a cherished memory. (ADDED: June 11, 2010)
  • Homeplace Market - farm market
    13810 NC hwy. 210, Angier, NC 27501. Phone: 919-894-7486. Open: Seasonal 7 days a week 9am till 10pm. Restroom. . (ADDED: November 20, 2009, suggested by a visitor)
    Comments from a visitor on November 20, 2009: "so welcoming and down to earth, reasonable prices, friendly people and quality goods. They have holiday activities...ex. pumpkin walk and candy trail at Halloween; Santa and Mrs. Clause with pictures for kids scheduled on certain days may be bread day...pie day..collard day...sweet potato day..jelly and jam day...etc..."

Nash County

  • HS Howell Farms - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, , Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area
    4371 Massey Road, Zebulon, NC 27597. Phone: (919) 612-6249. Fax: 866-358-1052. Email: hshowellfarms@att.net. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: We are a short ten minute drive east of Zebulon and five minutes out of Middlesex NC. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. collards (green and yellow). (UPDATED: April 19, 2018)
  • Nash County Farmers Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, ,
    1006 Peachtree St, Rocky Mount, NC. Phone: (252) 407-7920. Open: Market Hours 8 AM to 1 PM, April to November Saturdays only. (ADDED: November 9, 2018, JBS)

Orange County

  • Belly Acres Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables,
    1205 NC Highway 57, Hillsborough, NC 27278. Phone: 919-619-4848. Email: belacres12@gmail.com. Open: Saturday and Sunday, from 8 am to 7 pm. Directions: 2 miles north of Hillsborough on NC highway 57. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: July 18, 2015)
  • Carrboro Farmers' Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors),Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables,
    301 W Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510. Phone: (919) 280-3326. Email: manager@carrborofarmersmarket.com. Open: SATURDAYS 7AM-NOON & WEDNESDAYS 3-6PM, hours may vary by season. Since 1979, the Carrboro Farmer's Market has provided its customers with quality products from local farmers. Vendors at the market sell a variety of fruits, vegetables, meats, dairy products, baked goods, flowers, and crafts.
  • Cates Corner Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, all produce is sustainably grown, Preserves, jams, jellies, picnic area
    6020 Union Grove Church Rd, Hillsborough, NC 27278. Phone: 919-270-2922. Email: cates.corner.farm@gmail.com. Open: May 1st to June 1st: Monday to Friday 8am to 7pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Please bring your own container! Pre-picked strawberries are also available for the less adventurous berry lover. Pick-your-own strawberries will be available until our 10,000 strawberry plants are all picked out!. (UPDATED: March 19, 2014) (ADDED: February 18, 2013)(UPDATED: April 10, 2013)(UPDATED: April 19, 2013)
  • Chapel Hill Farmers' Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors),Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables,
    201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Phone: (919) 533-9496. Email: farmersoforange@gmail.com. Open: ALL YEAR Saturdays 8am-12pm, ​Tuesdays 3pm-6pm.
  • Hawk Hill Berry Farm - Uses natural growing practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), all produce is sustainably grown, Uncovered outdoor market, Baked goods, Crafts, artistic products, etc, blueberries, corn (sweet), onions, summer squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, porta-potties, picnic area, school tours
    3009 Hawk Hill Road, Mebane, NC 27302. Phone: 919-280-3078. Alternate Phone: 336-263-0676. Email: hawkhillfarms@aol.com. Open: Daily from July 4 to mid - August, from 7am to 2pm Saturdays from June through September, 7am to noon, corner of Clay Street and Third Street in downtown Mebane, NC. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check. We offer a picnic area and children's play area. We are family friendly and encourage group outings and picnic groups. We can generally accommodate church groups, camps and other organizations with 24 hours advance notice. (ADDED: July 16, 2011)
  • Walker's Farm - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, tomatoes, corn, cucumbers, squash
    2721 Walker Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278. Phone: 919-215-9230. Email: knoxwalker@embarqmail.com. Open: Call for for hours and availability. Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. We have a large selection of German Johnson, Cherokee Purple, Red, and Cherry Tomatoes. If you are interested in canning or freezing tomatoes these are perfect. We also have White and Bi-color Sweet Corn, Cantaloupes, Watermelons, Eggplant, Okra, Garlic, and Basil.
  • Windy Bottoms Farm - Turkeys, Fresh eggs, picnic area (bring your own food), pony rides, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
    6533 Lebanon Rd, Mebane, NC 27302. Phone: (919) 304-1151. Email: jfrank12@yahoo.com. Directions: From 40/85, take exit 160. Head north on Mount Willing Rd, cross the railroad tracks. Turn left at stop light. Follow curve to the right (heading north again). Go through stop light (you are now on Efland-Cedar Grove Church Rd). You will go about 1.5 miles. Turn left onto Lebanon Road Go about 3 miles. Turn right onto Doe Run. Turn right into farm. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Our main products are meat and eggs. Chicken, duck, turkey, goose, rabbit, pork, lamb, and goat. Both chicken and duck eggs are available. We have limited fruits while in season. We also sell soaps and candles made on the farm. (UPDATED: October 23, 2017)

Person County

  • Carver Farm Nursery - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, beans, beets, blackberries, corn (sweet), cucumbers, flowers, melons, onions, peppers, pumpkins, strawberries,
    105 Carver Farm Rd, Roxboro, NC 27573. Phone: 336 599 4901. Email: carverfarmnursery@charter.net. Open: Monday to Friday 7 am to 5 pm Saturday 7 am to 12 P;M. Directions: Highway 501 North outside of Roxboro, NC towards South Boston, VA. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. All produce is grown on farm we don't sell it if we don't grow it. 6/6/10 Blackberries have begin ripen call for corn and tomatoes availability. (ADDED: June 06, 2010)

Vance County

Wake County

  • Apex Farmers Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is sustainably grown, Uncovered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, concessions / refreshment stand, face painting
    220 North Salem Street, Apex, NC 27502. Phone: 919-372-9798. Alternate Phone: 919-538-2754. Email: managerAFM@hotmail.com . Open: Every Saturday from 9am to 2pm, April 6 to September 28. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. . (ADDED: March 12, 2013)
  • The Collard Patch - beans, broad beans, broccoli, corn (sweet), onions, summer squash, strawberries, other vegetables, and prepicked produce
    7012 Pulley Town Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587. Phone: 919-556-5135. Email: thecollardpatch@nc.rr.com. Directions: From Raleigh go 401 North to Rolesville. Continue 1 mile through Rolesville turn right on Pulley Town Road. Go 3/4 of a mile to Second brick home on left. See sign on the left The Collard Patch. Open: Monday to Saturday 7am to 6pm for vegetables; Sunday Strawberries only 8am to 5pm. Payment: Cash, only. Fall Cabbage, Collards and Sweet Potatoes will be ready in late October. The Collard Patch Facebook page. The Collard Patch is a pick-your-own roadside farm market. It is designed to help you obtain the freshest locally grown vegetables in this area. A lot of pride has gone in to growing the finest, tastiest garden vegetables, maintaining all the nutritional benefits.
  • DJ's Berry Patch - apples, beans, blueberries, broccoli, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, melons, onions, peaches, peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, school tours
    1223 Salem Church Road, Apex, NC 27592. Phone: 919-600-4020. Email: djsberrypatch10@gmail.com. Open: Monday through Saturday 9:00am to 6:30pm, Sunday 12:00pm to 6:30pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. We are a family owned and operated farm market that provides you with fresh vegetables picked fresh each day from our fields. We also have Homemade Ice Cream. (UPDATED: June 09, 2010) (UPDATED: March 30, 2010) (UPDATED: April 14, 2010)
  • Hilltop Farms - ORGANIC, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Strawberries
    6612 Kennebec Road, Willow Springs, NC 27592. Email: info@hilltopfarms.org. Open: 10:00 AM to 5 PM on Saturdays; 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in May. Certified organic farm. Also have farm stand. We are committed to growing all fruits, vegetables, flowers and herbs in a completely natural way that protects the soil and the health of our members. We use NO CHEMICAL PESTICIDES, HERBICIDES, FUNGICIDES, OR FERTILIZERS on our crops and NO GENETICALLY-MODIFIED (GMO) SEEDS TO GROW OUR FOOD.
    Comments from a visitor on July 24, 2008:
    "We are actually members and have never seen the farm. But the food is great and the strawberries are the BEST EVER!!"
  • Neighbor Boy Farm and Country Store - Uses natural growing practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is sustainably grown, Uncovered outdoor market, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, beans, blackberries, blueberries, flowers, pumpkins, raspberries (red), tomatoes, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area (bring your own food)
    1008 Davis Drive, Apex, NC 27523. Phone: (919) 637-9894. Email: Val@neighborboyinc.com. Open: See Facebook and our website for current hours, which vary by season. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: We are near the corner of Davis Drive and Old Apex Road in Apex. Click here for a map and directions. Blueberry season is late June through July; Summer Produce season starts mid-June; Raspberry season is June through October; Pumpkins are available late September through early November; Christmas Trees are available starting the week of Thanksgiving;. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. Shop our Farm and Country Store online year round. Pick and local delivery available. (ADDED: July 12, 2021)
  • North Raleigh Farmers' Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is sustainably grown, Uncovered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies,
    1145 Falls River Ave, Raleigh, NC 27614. Phone: 919-322-8166. Email: northraleighfarmersmarket@gmail.com. Open: Summer Hours: Wednesday, 3pm to 6pm and Saturday, 8:00am to 12:00pm Winter Hours: Saturday, 9:00am to 12:00pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: January 18, 2012)
  • Ogburn Berries and Produce - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables,
    13065 Old Stage Rd, Willow Springs, NC 27592. Phone: (919) 868-2403. Email: OGBURNBERRIES@GMAIL.COM. Open: Monday - Saturday 9:00-7:00, Sunday 1:00-6:00. Ogburn Berries and Produce is a family owned strawberry and produce farm. We sell our crops at our Roadside stand located at 13065 Old Stage Road, Willow Spring, NC 27592. We offer seasonally available vegetables and berries that are picked at the height of quality and ripeness each morning. Here in North Carolina we have a long growing season from march until October/November usually and we take full advantage of it to provide a wide variety of vegetables and fruits to our customers. Our vegetable crops include Strawberries, Sweet Corn, Tomatoes, Cantaloupes, Watermelons, Sweet Potatoes, Peppers, Squash, Cabbage, Peas, Cucumbers and many many more! We also have a roadside stand at the corner of Highway 55 and Wade Nash Road in Holly Springs! Click here for a link to our Facebook page.
  • Painted Sunset Farms - Roadside stand, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Covered outdoor market,
    7809 Buffaloe Road, Raleigh, NC 27616. Phone: (919) 397-8219. Email: paintedsunsetfarm@gmail.com. Open: early summer to late fall, Wednesdays through Saturdays 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Directions: Just a few minutes off the Buffaloe Road exit off I-540. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Painted Sunset Farms is a hidden Raleigh gem. We are a black-owned farm that's been producing with heart and soul for three generations. I promise you will taste the difference.(ADDED: July 06, 2020)
  • Vegetable Place - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, beans, broccoli, corn (sweet), cucumbers, peas, peppers, summer squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, Other fruit or veg,
    Watkins Town Road, Raleigh, NC 27616. Phone: 919-218-3235. Email: vegtableplace@gmail.com. Open: Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm (always call to make sure we are on the farm) Saturday and Sunday 9 am to 5 pm (call ahead to make sure we are there). Directions: Watkins Town Road you will see our sign. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. We also grow okra, new potatoes, cantaloupe. we also grow cabbage collards in the fall along with cabbage and broccoli. We also grow sweet potatoes. (ADDED: July 14, 2014)

Warren County