With the arrival of crisp autumn months comes a bountiful harvest of delicious fruits, vegetables, and plenty of other local treats. The best place to get the freshest produce and so much more is from local farmers markets. Here are a few of these open-air and indoor farmers markets located not far from our apartments in Hattiesburg, MS.
Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market
This place is open every Thursday from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and is located in downtown Hattiesburg’s Town Square Park. This farmers market is a favorite place for shoppers. It was formerly known as From the Ground to Town and the Pine Belt Farmers and Artisan’s Market until its name change in 2007. Along with the freshest produce, healthy fruits, vegetables, and more, you’ll often find area musicians performing here. It’s open from March through October.
Farmers Curb Market
This one is open year-round on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. until noon. The Farmers Curb Market has a plethora of products and vendors to please practically everyone. It’s located inside the Carter Building in Hattiesburg. Along with seasonal fresh produce, shoppers will also find handmade toys, swings, gifts, crafts, canned, baked goods, and more. Be sure to also check out Ann’s delectable, homemade strawberry and Hershey cakes, Lemon Ice Box, and chocolate pies.
Olde Tyme Farmers Market
The Olde Tyme Farmers Market is touted as being more than just a traditional fruit and vegetable stand. Visitors to this venue are able to purchase seasonal favorites. They have wheat straws, a huge selection of pumpkins, gourds, corn stalks, flowers, and more that are perfect for Fall! Beginning in late February and running until year’s end, you’ll also uncover delicious, vine-ripened, fresh tomatoes, a bumper crop of sweet potatoes, and hot, boiled peanuts available by the pound or sack, along with plenty of other products!
Shopping at these Hattiesburg farmers markets is just one of the many ways to enjoy weekday events and weekend excursions. When you’re looking for an amazing place to settle down in this part of the area, be sure to contact Breckinridge Park today. We have plenty of spacious, luxurious Hattiesburg apartments to choose from!