Time for peaches and summer produce galore! Here are markets to check out close to home.
1. Vestavia Hills Farmer’s Market
Wednesdays | 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Scout Square, Highway 31
Shop local businesses and farmers’ selections of fruits, veggies, candles, flowers, décor and more at this weekly market. Proceeds benefit support the Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church’s Food Pantry. Learn more on their Facebook page.
2. West Homewood Market
Tuesdays | 5-8 p.m.
160 Oxmoor Road
Support your neighbors, local businesses and farmers by buying produce and more at this weekly summer market. Find everything from fresh produce to arts and craft vendors to live music. The market runs through the first Tuesday of August. Learn more at westhomewood.com.
3. Ross Bridge Farmers Market
Fridays | 4-8 p.m.
2101 Grand Avenue
Shop local businesses and farmers’ selections this market full of fresh produce, live music, kids activities, food trucks and more. The market runs May 14-Aug. 13 this year. Find more details on the @rossbridgefarmersmarket Facebook page.
4. MarketPlace at Lee Branch
Saturdays | 8 a.m.-noon
Village at Lee Branch
Shop local fruits, vegetables, eggs, grass fed meat, and unique artisans with an Alabama flare each week right off Highway 280. To learn more or place an order, visit themarketplaceatleebranch.com.