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Texarkana Farmers’ Market to host 4th Annual Christmas Market

TEXARKANA, TX-  The Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market will host its Fourth Annual Christmas Market from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Monday, December 4 in downtown Texarkana. The market will be held in conjunction with Main Street Texarkana’s Christmas Parade. The Christmas Market, located at 305 Texas Boulevard, will feature local vendors from the Ark-La-Tex region. Highlights of the Market will include homemade jams and jellies, artisan crafts, baked goods from Bee the Blessing Bakery, Christmas trees from the Texarkana Evergreen Christmas Tree Farm, and more. Limited vendor space is available. Continue Reading →

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Farmers’ Market hosts 8th Annual Best Salsa in the Ark-La-Tex Contest

 

TEXARKANA, TX- The Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market will host its annual Best Salsa in the Ark-La-Tex Contest Saturday July 29th, from 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market, 305 Texas Boulevard, Texarkana, Texas. Market manager Holden Fleming invites everyone to participate, by making salsa, or taste testing. “The public is encouraged to enter their best salsa recipe into one of 6 categories; mild, medium, hot, smokin’ hot, specialty, and a special children’s category for participants 13 and under.” Fleming said. “To enter, simply bring four pints of salsa to the Farmers’ Market the morning of the event.”

Salsa registration starts at 7:30 a.m. and free tastings will be available at 8:30 a.m. Winners for each category will be announced at 11:00 a.m. Each categories’ winner will receive a prize courtesy of the Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market. Along with the salsa contest, local vendors will be on hand selling fruits and vegetables, arts and crafts, and an assortment of other goods. Continue Reading →

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Fouke Farmers Market “Fish Fry Picnic and Largest Catfish Catch”

Fouke, AR-Fouke Farmers Market would like to invite everyone out to celebrate our market, this Saturday July 15, come see what all the fuss is about at the first ever Fouke Farmers Market “Fish Fry Picnic and Largest Catfish Catch” this is a free event and all are welcome! We will start cooking at 9:30am and your more than welcomed to bring your favorite dish to share with other market comers! And don’t forget your favorite picnic blanket! We will be weighing all day for the Largest Catfish Catch and will announce the winner at 12pm. Winner revives a 25$ gift card from Academy! Continue Reading →

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Update from the Fouke Farmers’ Market

The information and pictures comes from Kevin and Ashley Matthews regarding the Fouke Farmers’ Market

June 3, 2017, Fouke, AR- The news is spreading fast about our small town market! Today was our unofficial first day to be able to come together with the exception of some of the vendors being out due to unforeseen circumstances but next week we intend to be in full swing! This week the theme was “kids day”. We did “pinch pot planters” for any child that visited the market. Next week the theme is “reuse reduce and recycle” so we will be planting in old toys rubber boots and what ever else we come across! Continue Reading →

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Fouke Farmers’ Market to Open on May 20

Fouke, AR – Like most small towns around the country, Fouke is preparing for opening day of their Farmers’ Market.  Unlike many other small towns, Fouke’s Famers’ Market just happens to be located on one Monster Expressway – another term for Highway 71 in the Fouke area.  In addition to being the home of the Fouke Monster, a great Farmers’ Market, and a growing community, the market will also feature some unique friends and events this year. In what promoters describe as “One of the more non traditional things” the community has decided to have Ark-La-Tex Animal Rescue for this year’s Farmers’ Market season.  Visitor will be able to purchase fresh produce, listen to the live music, observe various demonstrations and activities as well as consider helping to rescue an animal. Continue Reading →

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2017 Texarkana, Texas Farmer’s Market Vendor Meeting

TEXARKANA, TX- The Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market will host its annual vendor meeting and seed swap, March 1st from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  in the Texarkana, Texas City Hall, 2nd Floor Council Chambers.  Local farmers, gardeners, food producers, artisan crafters and anyone interested in participating in the 2017 Farmers’ Market season are all invited to attend the meeting and seed swap. The farmer’s market team will be on hand to discuss the upcoming farmers’ market season and answer any vendor related questions. Farmers are encouraged to bring seeds for swapping.  The Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market is an open-air market in historic downtown Texarkana that provides a venue for local vendors to sell products while promoting healthy, locally grown food. 
 For more information about the meeting, contact Holden Fleming at Holden.Fleming@txkusa.org or (903) 798-3901. Continue Reading →

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