Farmers Markets and Country Stores

★ ★ Foster’s Country Market | Wanda Foster

17175 Virgil H. Goode Highway - Rocky Mount, VA 24151 | 540-483-5792

Items found at Foster’s: country meats, salt fish in season, dried beans and apples, jams, pastas, old-fashioned candy, Rawleigh products, pie fillings, spices, sugar-free products and much more. We have local apples, flour and honey. Garden seeds and canning supplies are also available. Produce is available all year with local produce in season. We have beautiful gift baskets available for delivery.  Most of our products can be ordered in bulk.

Open all year. Mon–Fri 7am-6pm, Sat–Sun 7am–5pm

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★ Boone’s Country Store | Randy Boone

2699 Jubal Early Highway - Boones Mill, VA 24065 | 540-721-2478

Boone’s Country Store has been family owned and operated since December 1975 with the third generation now baking. Our bakery products are made from scratch on the premises. Fresh vegetables are grown with only natural fertilizers and sprays. We have meat and cheese from Amish country in Ohio, local eggs, local produce and honey. We offer a large selection of hard-to-find and unusual items along with handmade quilts, baby items and other crafts, bulk foods, and a fabric shop. We sell to Ikenberry’s in Daleville, Tinnell’s Finer Foods, Country Corner at Bonsack, Homestead Creamery at Burnt Chimney and Jamison’s Fruit & Orchard Stand.

Open year round. Tues–Sat 9:30am-5:30pm

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★ Wait in Hope Acres and John Peters Bakery | John and Myrna Peters

2625 Fishburn Mountain Road - Rocky Mount, VA 24151 | 540-483-3523

We are a family-owned and operated farm, orchard,  and bakery.  Our desire is to provide wholesome, low-chemical food for our customers.  We want to share with you what we like to eat! We offer fruits and veggies, pastured brown eggs, and jam and apple butter made from our own fruit. We use freshly ground wheat flour which produces a delicious flavor in baked goods. Call to special order peaches from the farm, beginning the 1st of July through the middle of September. We have expanded our vegetable patch, so if you need something, give us a call.

We are at Rocky Mount Farmers’ Market, Easter through Christmas – Saturdays 8:30am-5pm and also at the South County Seasonal Farmers’ Market. 

 

Wait in Hope Acres and John Peters Bakery | Silver Sponsor

Bedford Farmers’ Market

220 West Washington Street - Bedford, VA 24523

Bedford Area Family YMCA: 540-586-3483 X 221 | voicemail: 540-254-0409 | BedfordFarmMarket@gmail.com

www.bedfordymca.org  - http://www.facebook.com/BedfordFarmersMarket/

Located in Bedford at the corner of Washington and Center streets, we feature locally grown produce, plants, local crafts, poultry, beef, eggs, fish, baked goods, jams, and jellies.  We accept SNAP.  On Fridays from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm we have food trucks that provide delicious lunches. Our 1st Saturdays always have fun, family-oriented activities, music, artisans, and so much more.

Open May through October, Tues 3-6pm, Fri 7:30am-1:30pm with Food Trucks 11:30am-1:30pm,  1st Saturday of the month, 9am-1pm

 

Boones Mill Farmers’ Market | B.T. Fitzpatrick, Town Manager

25 Depot Drive – Boones Mill, VA 24065 | 540-334-5404

Fitzpatrick@townofboonesmill.org | www.townofboonesmill.org/visitorinfo/produce-auction-farmers-market

Located across from the historic Boones Mill Depot, the region’s newest farmers’ market offers a covered, heated, and sunny space with bathrooms and a bandstand! Our vendors are local and offer high quality fruits and veggies, baked goods, meats, plus some arts and crafts. SNAP welcome. Check for special events!  

Tentative opening date is June 1st.  Will be open year round. Tues and Fri 3pm-7pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 12pm-6pm

Diamond Hill General Store | Christine Brodt

1017 Diamond Hill Road – Moneta, VA 24121 | 540-297-9309

www.diamondhillgeneralstore.net | cbdia@aol.com

Diamond Hill General Store, formerly Debo’s (Est. 1857), is located at the intersection of Diamond Hill and Horseshoe Bend Roads in Bedford County.  An “Old-Timey” general store providing groceries, locally raised beef, fruits, vegetables, peanuts, and honey for sale.  We feature a Boar’s Head deli, sandwiches, homemade salads, and desserts, with dining available on premises.  Our Wine Shop and Bistro offers Virginia wines (with Friday and Saturday tastings) and craft beers “on tap” (growlers filled).  We have an extensive gift shop for your browsing and shopping pleasure.  As an official Artisan Trail Site, we offer a broad selection of items from local sources.  Whether you are a local resident or a visitor to Smith Mountain Lake, we look forward to serving you.  Check our website for live Bluegrass/Country music events and a virtual tour.

Open 365 days a year.  Mon –Thurs 7am-8pm, Fri 7am-9pm, Sat 8am-9pm, Sun 9am-8pm

Forest Farmers’ Market | Dorothy McIntyre

Forest Main Library - 15583 Forest Road - Forest, VA 24551 | 434-665-5475 | Facebook at Forest Farmers’ Market | forestfarmersmarket221@gmail.com

This producers-only market provides a wide variety of fresh fruits, berries and vegetables produced by our growers.  Bread, baked goods, a wide variety of locally raised meats, eggs, honey, bedding plants, garden supplies and artisan crafts are available as well.  Our market is part of the Bedford Artisan Trail.

The end of April through the end of October, Sat 8am-12pm

 

Homestead Creamery, Inc. | Donnie Montgomery

7254 Booker T. Washington Highway - Wirtz, VA 24184 | 540-721-2045 

 homestead_creamery@ymail.com  (there is an underline between homestead and creamery)

You are invited to visit the Homestead Creamery and all it has to offer!  Come enjoy one of our many all natural items including old-fashioned butter, ice cream, and milk sold in old–timey glass bottles.  Our Farm Market offers a wide range of products including fresh local produce, all natural beef and pork, cage-free brown eggs, Amish cheeses, apple butter, local honey, jams, BBQ sauces, baked goods, freshly ground nut butters, and a wide variety of Virginia’s Finest products. You can feel right at home as you sample our daily specials and products. We also have handmade bags, hair accessories, and decorative signs that make the perfect gift!  Savor a hot, Panini-pressed sandwich or a fresh cold sandwich, each made with Boar’s Head meats and cheeses with a side of our very own macaroni or potato salad or a cup of soup (offered seasonally).  Top it off with a hand-dipped ice cream: choose from our selection of cups, cones, sundaes, or milkshakes. Children can enjoy our on-site sandbox and petting zoo year round.  Guaranteed friendly service and fun for the whole family! We’ll leave you craving another Homestead experience!

Summer (Memorial Day-Labor Day), Mon-Thurs 11am-9pm, Fri-Sat 10am-10pm

Fall (Labor Day-New Year’s Day), Mon-Thurs 11am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-9pm

 Winter (January 2-March 15), Mon-Thurs 11am-7pm, Fri-Sat 10am-8pm

Spring (March 15-Memorial Day), Mon-Thurs 11am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-9pm

Rocky Mount Farmers’ Market | Dorothy Cundiff

435 Franklin Street - Rocky Mount, VA 24151 | 540-483-9211 | cundiffd@shentel.net

The Rocky Mount Farmers’ Market operates year round in downtown Rocky Mount with the busiest season being May through October.  The market has in-season produce, baked goods and canned goods which have been inspected by VDACS.   In addition, the market regularly hosts craft vendors selling locally produced handicrafts as well as seasonal vendors selling live plants, nuts, baking staples, as well as Christmas trees and greenery.  The Rocky Mount Farmers’ Market also hosts many community events throughout the year.  For more information, visit www.rockymountva.org  .

Open daily except Sunday, from 6am until 5 pm, with most vendors selling on Fri and Sat, May through October.

 

Westlake Farmers’ Market | Sara Walke & Janice Walke

Booker T. Washington Highway (In downtown Westlake next to The Lake Inn) - Hardy, VA 24101 | 540-482-0577 | jwalke13@gmail.com

A wide variety of vegetables, fruits and berries, free-range duck and chicken eggs, low-sugar jams and jellies, dried herbs, pickles and salsa.

Open Saturdays, 9am-1pm, beginning the first Saturday in May, ending last Saturday in October.

Open Saturdays, 10am-noon November through April.

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Beckner’s Produce
Bee’s Place at Callaway
Blackwater Nursery & Landscaping
Blue Ridge Soil and Water Conservation District
Boone’s Country Store
Briar Mountain Farm
Brooks Mill Winery
Dale and Daniel Angle - Honey
Dansby’s Asparagus, Blueberry, and Raspberry Farm
Four Corners Farm
Graham Bass Fish Farm
Hickory Hill Vineyards
J and P Meat Processing
Moneta Farm & Home Center
Rocky Mount Lifestyle Health Center & Natural Foods
Rolling Meadows Farm
Sandy River Pork, Inc.
Seven Springs Farming Supplies & Seven Springs CSA
Snow Creek Nursery
The Growing Place
VitaZen
West Piedmont Planning District Commission
White Horse Farm, LLC