Make groceries with local farmers, fishers, and food producers in the French Market. Free 2 hour validated parking for market shoppers in our riverside lot with market purchase.
Crescent City Farmers Market’s Wednesday market returns October 12! Enjoy a day filled with fresh food, local tunes, and a demonstration and health chat with Doc Griggs! Then join us every Wednesday from 1-5pm and make groceries in a hip and historic setting.
Fall 2016 Live Music Schedule
Oct 12- Spider Murphy
Oct 19-Carolyn Broussard
Oct 26-Making a Jazz Gumbo featuring Dianne “GumboMarie” Honore and the National Historic Jazz Park Band
Nov 2-Royal Rounders
Nov 9-Patrick Cooper
Nov 23-Greg Speck
Nov 30-Making a Jazz Gumbo featuring Dianne “GumboMarie” Honore and the National Historic Jazz Park Band
Dec 7-Carolyn Broussard
Dec 14-Spider Murphy
Dec 21-Royal Rounders Christmas Carolers
Dec 28- Making a Jazz Gumbo featuring Dianne “GumboMarie” Honore and the National Historic Jazz Park Band
BACKGROUND: In May of 2014, The French Market Corporation Board of Directors approved a cooperative endeavor between FMC and Market Umbrella to create a year-round weekly farmers market featuring local growers and products, data analysis of community needs, census of market visitors, mentorship of current daily Farmers Market operators, as well as a new food incubator program to train local culinary entrepreneurs. Market Umbrella currently operates three farmers markets throughout the city. A 501c3 nonprofit corporation, the organization is devoted to cultivating the field of public markets for public good. Crescent City Farmers Markets was established in 1995.The French Market Corporation is a public benefits corporation that operates six blocks of property in the lower French Quarter, including the iconic farmers and flea market, open daily.
For more information, visit www.crescentcityfarmersmarket.org