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.
Spring 2017 Music line-up
March 1- Patrick Cooper
March 8- Karl Kummerle
March 15-Royal Rounders
March 22- Greg Speck
March 29-Making a Jazz Gumbo cooking demonstrations with GumboMarie and the Jazz National Historical Park
April 5- Carolyn Broussard
April 12-Royal Rounders
April 19- Patrick Cooper
April 26- Dirty Rain Revelers and Making a Jazz Gumbo with the Jazz National Historical Park
May 3- Greg Speck
May 10-Dirty Rain Revelers
May 17- Karl Kummerle
May 24- Patrick Cooper
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