Saturday, April 6, 2013
Chef Linton Hopkins will perform a free chef demo at the market at 10 a.m., and 500 shoppers will receive free reusable canvas market bags.
As thousands descend on Atlanta, including Buckhead, for this weekend's NCAA Final Four tournament, about 3,000 people will flock to opening day of the Peachtree Road Farmers Market on Saturday. This year marks the seventh season of the popular Buckhead farmers market, which kicks off Saturday at 8:30 a.m. with the opening bell ringing and market blessing. Market visitors are encouraged to bring their own bells and noisemakers and join the celebration. Chef Linton Hopkins of Restaurant Eugene will offer a free chef demo at 10 a.m. Hopkins helped found the Peachtree Road Farmers Market and last year was named by the prestigious James Beard Foundation as the Southeast's best chef. Market shoppers will get a couple other treats while they …
Saturday, December 15, 2012
Make sure to stop by and find unique gifts at the holiday Artist Market.
Anyone who loves fresh food, handmade crafts and getting out and about on a Saturday morning knows that the Peachtree Road Farmers Market is the place to be in Buckhead. Saturday is the final Peachtree Road Farmers Market, which is adding its Holiday Artist Market this week as a place to find unique gifts and treasures to check off all the special people on your holiday shopping list. The Artist Market offers something for everyone: baskets, blooming bulbs, wood, glass, ceramics, pottery, jewelry, felt, scarves, and one-of-a-kind kids' items. If you just can't decide, the PRFM also offers gift certificates! This week, the market is held from 9 a.m. to noon in Child Hall at the Cathedral of St. Philip at 2744 Peachtree Road NW. Visit …
Saturday, November 24, 2012
Shop small, shop local at the Peachtree Road Holiday Artist Market for unique gifts.
Saturday, November 24, 2012
Anyone who loves fresh food, handmade crafts and getting out and about on a Saturday morning knows that the Peachtree Road Farmers Market is the place to be in Buckhead. This week, the Farmers Market is adding its Holiday Artist Market as a place to find unique gifts and treasures to check off all the special people on your holiday shopping list. Make sure to come at 10 a.m. for a special performance by the Atlanta Irish Music School. The Artist Market offers something for everyone: baskets, blooming bulbs, wood, glass, ceramics, pottery, jewelry, felt, scarves, and one-of-a-kind kids' items. If you just can't decide, the PRFM also offers gift certificates! This week, the market is held from 9 a.m. to noon in Child Hall at the Cathedral of…
Friday, June 1, 2012
Looking for something to do in Buckhead this weekend? There is plenty going on — from educational experiences to just for fun romps.
Movies on the Lawn Where/When: 1385 Hanover West Dr NW (Hanover West Clubhouse Lawn), Atlanta / June 1, 2012, 6:30 p.m. Why go: Join the Westside Friends Group's first annual Family Flix FUN-Raiser. Enjoy a Fun Fair from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. and the movie Alvin and the Chipmunks ChipWrecked at 8:30 p.m. Pricing: Reserve your family pass for $25 or pay $10 at the door. Tickets include movie, popcorn and fun fair! Chick-fil-A Dinner & candy concessions available for purchase. Woodruff Holding Events on Orly Anniversary Where/When: Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta. June 3. Why go: On June 3, the public is invited to participate in Community Day at the Woodruff from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., including the following free …
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Buckhead tradition returns to Cathedral of St. Philip
For some Buckhead folks, spring doesn't officially arrive until the Peachtree Road Farmers Market opens. For them, the season hits full bloom this weekend. The farmers market, which unfolds with a sumptious selection of products in the Cathedral of St. Philip parking lot, opens for its sixth season from 8:30 a.m. until noon Saturday. It will remain open until Dec. 15, changing to a 9 a.m. start in the fall. "Bring your own bell and noisemaker to help us open 2012 with a joyful noise," the farmers market said in a tweet at @PtreeFarmersMkt. The market will open with Chris Hall of The Local Three presenting a chef demonstration at 10 a.m. The demos are presented each weekend at the same time. Hannah Onley will perform live music. What's your…
Friday, October 28, 2011
Event to raise funds for market's permit fees
Kids of all ages, and dogs, can enter a Halloween parade and costume contest Saturday morning at the Peachtree Road Farmers Market. Buckhead's Farm Burger will sell market-inspired sliders, with a portion of the profits going toward the farmers' market fund-raising effort begun with the recent mash-up cooking event. The Halloween costume parade begins at 11 a.m. The market is raising money to help pay for 2012 city permit fees and a city-required police officer so that vendor fees don't have to be increased. The second annual mash-up on Oct. 15 raised $5,877 toward a goal of $6,000, the market said in a news release. More than 2,000 people attended, the farmers market said. Quick pickled turnips made by Lisa Rochon, Heirloom Gardens, …
Sunday, September 25, 2011
Patrons and Farmers explain the exciting new produce and products that Buckhead residents should expect at the market this season.
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Sunday, September 25, 2011
Fall is in the air and fall produce is in the ground. The farmers at Peachtree Road Farmers market share with Patch the exciting new products they will be having now through December. Residents and patrons at the market share some of their favorite things to do in the fall. The Farmers Market is held every Saturday through December 17, in the parking lot of the Cathedral of St. Philip: 2744 Peachtree Road, NW Atlanta, GA 30305.
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Norcross-based AtlantaFresh Artisan Creamery says mozzarella safe
A Norcross-based dairy has issued a recall on mozzarella cheese sold last week at the Peachtree Road Farmers' Market in Buckhead and other farmers' markets. Norcross-based AtlantaFresh Artisan Creamery said in a statement that the recall was a precautionary measure, and "we do not believe there to be any food safety issues." The recall was the result of a routine Ga. Department of Agriculture inspection Tuesday that found a 1-degree temperature discrepancy in the company's pasteurization records, the creamery said. AtlantaFresh Artisan Creamery issued the recall on mozzarella sold last week at six farmers markets in metro Atlanta, according to the Peachtree Farmers' Market Facebook page. The cheese is shaped in 8 oz. balls with the code …