With two different farmers markets, Goochland's agribusinesses have a great way to get in front of consumers and build a local following! Goochland County also has several retail stores in that County that focus on selling local products, like locally processed foods and produce.
Goochland Farmers Market - Located in a park-like rural setting of lovely Goochland Courthouse on Tuesdays from 4:00-6:30, there are lots of reasons to linger at this market! Enjoy live music, food trucks, and friendly vendors and neighbors. It will meet all your local farm produce and pastured meat needs, as well as those specialty goods you love like baked treats, flowers, gifts, self care products, unique artisan crafts and more! In addition, there are lots of SNAP and Double SNAP options.
Open on Tuesdays from 4:30 to 6:00 pm from May to September
Manakin Market - Just outside of Short Pump, this outdoor seasonal farmers market runs from 9:00 to 12:00 every Saturday from May-Oct. This market provides you one-stop shopping for staples like local produce, eggs, meat, bread and coffee! They offer all the specialty goods you love like baked treats, jams, chocolates, soaps, flowers, plants and fine artisan crafts! Soak up the welcoming community vibe with live music, food trucks, and programs like children’s activities and Chef at the Market demos. Support budding entrepreneurs (aged 6-16) of the Marketeers program who sell their homemade goods once a month. In addition, there are lots of SNAP and Double SNAP options.
Open on Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm from May to October
Mama Kelly's Market - Located at 12302 Patterson Avenue, Mama Kelly's Market provides fresh produce and food to its customers. They have fruits, veggies, jams, local honey, basked goods, flowers, and much more!