Vendors at Fredericksburg Market
Come shop the Fredericksburg Farmers market to meet a variety of local vendors and learn about their diverse products. Take your time and wander around Hurkamp Park, ask the vendors about their products, and learn how they bring these products to market. Our vendors work very hard every day to ensure that the market is a lively, unique shopping experience for you. Not sure what to ask your farmer? Click here for questions to Ask the Farmer!
Fredericksburg Farmers Market vendors produce the majority of products available at the market within 75 miles of the city of Fredericksburg. A quarter of the products available may come from elsewhere, but must be marked clearly so consumers may make an informed decision about the products they purchase. Click here for our complete Farmers Market 2016 Rules and Regulations. If you are a vendor interested in applying for a space at the Fredericksburg Farmers Market, fill out our current Applications here.
Our vendors for the 2016 season included:
Start your market shoping with a steaming cup of coffee! Dedicated to making great coffee and delivering great customer service! Serving Counter Culture Coffee and Trickling Springs Creamer milk.
Anchoring the corner of the market at George Street and the Fire Department entrance, Mr. Alvarez offers a variety of fruits and vegetables, herbs, and beautiful flowers both cut and ready-to-plant.
You might recognize this old friend from the Spotsylvania Farmer’s Market. Stop by his booth in the park to check out annuals and perennials for the home or garden. All plants are locally grown. His product line includes unusual items such as Kurrajong, Joshua Tree,Ohoa Santa, Bilbergia splendens, and Bonsai.
You asked for it and we delivered! A USDA Certified Organic producer, Blenheim Organic Gardens will be at the market offering you fresh, local produce from a 400-acre farm long associated with the Washington family in Westmoreland County Virginia. The farm is 45 minutes east of Fredericksburg & about 1 mile from George Washington’s Birthplace National Monument. Blenheim is a family farm where sustainable agriculture and wildlife conservation are top priorities. The farm is protected in a permanent conservation easement and is home to two nesting pairs of bald eagles and migratory waterfowl.
Family-owned business that offers a great variety of fresh local produce. They provide the fresh vegetables, fruits and plants to their customers, fresh cut flowers as well as hanging baskets and herbs. See them Fridays and Sundays on Prince Edward St.
In business since 1991, C&T Produce is a family-run business with farms in Stafford and King George. C&T is a familiar, consistent presence at the Fredericksburg farmers market, setting up every weekday and Saturday from 7:00 am – 2:00 pm. Visit the corner of Prince Edward and George streets to find a wide variety of produce, flowers, and herbs and ask about their CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program.
Clyde Howard’s Farm
For over 40 years, Mr. Howard has been a popular presence at the Fredericksburg farmers market. Many customers visit looking for his naturally grown fruits and vegetables which include (in season) blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, pears, apples, cherries, plums, peaches, tomatoes, eggplant, beans and peas, as well as his jams and jellies. During the Christmas season he also sells beautiful greens and wreaths.
A tasty, healthy snack. Sample several flavors of roasted chick peas and take home your favorite!
Grab breakfast or lunch at this authentic German food truck. Chef Lee makes fresh Bavarian bratwurst along with pretzels, breads, Ice Cream and other delicious treats. Find him on William Street.
Great Harvest brings wonderful breads, sweets, and scones. Stop by and say hello!
Home Style Treats
Mr. and Mrs. Johnson offer a wide variety of homemade cookies, pies, and cakes that keep customers coming back week after week. Visit the Home Style Treats booth to find chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, peanut butter, and sugar cookies, as well as country apple, banana cream, butterscotch, chocolate chess, coconut cream, and lemon chess pies. The Johnson’s also sell yellow, chocolate, pound, pineapple, and gingerbread cakes and much, much more.
New to the market in 2016 and sure to be a popular new Hurkamp Park vendor! Ivy Lane Café is a confectionery specializing in handcrafted macarons. These festive sweets are made here in Fredericksburg which means that when you open the box, their flavor is at its peak! Each macaron is carefully whipped and piped to yield a delicate, crisp shell and a light, sweet almond meringue. The macarons are filled with a rich ganache made with French premium chocolates and one of thirteen different flavors.
Creating gourmet dumplings from around the world (ravioli, pierogies, potstickers and more) from locally sourced ingredients. Originating from farm families, they are committed to quality and to our farmers! You’ll find traditional flavors, as well as exciting new ones. They use the freshest, seasonal ingredients and make every product by hand to ensure you’ll love their dumplings as much as they do.
In business for over 35 years, the James E. Headley Oyster Co./Four Seasons Seafood offers fresh oysters from Callao, VA. Products include shucked oysters in quart & pint jars, as well as bushels and half bushels of oysters in the shell. Come by their booth and check out their crab cakes, crab salad, crab cheeseballs, and crab chili; perfect for entertaining. Special orders of oysters as well as hard crabs, soft shell crabs, shrimp, claims, and fish are also taken. Contact James & Gloria Headley at 804-761-0674 or GloriaHeadley@aol.com.
Lisa and Perry Darley breed and raise alpacas and chickens on their Stafford County farm. They sell alpaca yarn, roving, socks, gloves, scarves, fur hats, capes, sweaters, alpaca toys, felted soap, bird nest balls, eggs, and manure. Visit their website, or contact the farm by calling 540-841-4878 or emailing email@example.com.
For over a decade Mr. and Mrs. Jesus Medina and their family have been farming in Westmoreland County. They sell plants and vegetables in season, including beans, tomatoes, corn, squash, peppers, cucumbers, potatoes, greens, onions, eggplants, peaches, and cabbages.
Nature Spot Farm
Introduce your tastebuds to micro greens! NatureSpot Farm grows nutritious edible greens that are harvested at the peak of flavor. Their delicious microgreens, pea shoots, sunflower shoots, and wheatgrass are pesticide-free and come from non-GMO seed. They also offer cucamelons (in season) as well as native plants. Located in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, they are a small farm that emphasizes the use of environmentally-friendly practices and materials in all of their products.
Fresh, hot kettle corn made on-site every Saturday. This delicious snack contains non-GMO popcorn, no trans fat, no cholesterol, and pure sea salt. Follow the sound of popping to their booth in Hurkamp Park.
Rhoades’ Lemonade Stand
Cool off from the summer heat with a refreshing lemonade made-to-order from the Rhoades family.
You’ll discover a new favorite when you taste Rogers Ford wine every other Saturday at the market. They currently produce just over 1000 cases a year and offer samples and bottles at the market. Come taste some great Virginia wine!
Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardener’s
Staffed by volunteers and supporting the Virginia Cooperative Extension, the Master Gardener’s Association offers a free plant clinic for customers at the farmers market to ask questions, seek advice, and bring samples of plants for diagnosis of disease or identification.
Orange County Coffee Roasters started because of a need for high quality, responsibly grown coffee from all around the world at a fair price. Orange County Coffee Roasters purchases only the finest coffee that can be found anywhere. They strive to purchase coffee that is “Responsibly Grown” (No pesticides, herbicides or chemicals and friendly to the wild life and the environment) and “Fairly Traded” (ensures that the people doing the work are paid a fair wage). Whenever possible Orange County Coffee Roasters buy directly from the plantation owners or co-ops where they are making a real impact on their community and meet our standards. You can find them on Prince Edward St alongside the Homestyle Treats booth.
Visit Orlett Gardens weekdays on Prince Edward St. for fresh produce, plants, jellies, pickles,and canned goods, fresh-cut flowers, fruits, berries, and honey (in season).
Mr. Roberto Medina sells a wide variety of produce, plants, and cut flowers from his tent along George Street. Winter crops include leaf lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, celery, field cress, mustard, arugula, and swiss chard as well as a wide variety of herb plants, including dill, oregano, thyme, and cilantro. Mr. Medina’s over wintering products include strawberries, spring onions, shallots, garlic, spinach, and carrots. His summer produce includes cucumbers, egg plants, green beans, lima beans, okra, black-eyed peas, squash, zucchini, watermelons, cantaloupes, and a wide variety of beautiful tomatoes including Roma, Purple Cherokee; Mrs. Stripy; red, yellow, and pink Brandywine, green Zebra, Japanese Trifles, and Black Krim. You’ll also find a variety of cut flowers like gladiolas, sunflowers, zinnias, aster, and lavender.
Don’t miss Jerry Mattiaccio’s tasty honey! Jerry and his bees travel to Florida and back to bring you sweet honey from the blossoms of the orange groves.
Located at the corner of William and Prince Edward Streets, Sergio’s Produce offers a variety of seasonal produce from Westmoreland County. Here you will find beans, beets, broccoli, cabbage, eggplants, kale, leeks, peas, peppers, and much more. Don’t miss their beautiful cut flowers as well.
A favorite Hurkamp Park vendor, Sprelly produces hand-crafted artisanal nut butter spreads and can be found at various Farmers Markets across the Northern Virginia Region. There are 10 delicious & decadent flavors from which to choose!
Sweet Valley Dairy produces a variety of great goat and cow cheeses made from milk from their own animals. Come by and sample some tasty cheese!
Tart Cart provides both sweet and savory items using local and seasonal items as available. All products are made to be wholesome and nutritious, using alternative flours as well as egg and dairy free.
Fresh cut flower farmer, providing bouquets or custom bouquets of seasonal field grown flowers.
You will find a wide variety of seasonal produce at the Valdez Brothers tent at the Fredericksburg Farmers Market. Come and shop for tomatoes, cantaloupes, watermelons, onions, corn, beans, greens, squash, potatoes, peppers, cucumbers, eggplants, and more. Valdez Brothers also sells strawberries and blackberries when available.
Hot waffle sandwiches! Waffles replace the bread. All sandwiches are made to order. They offer both breakfast (all day) and lunch/dinner.
A family-owned farm located in Stafford County specializing in historic breeds of livestock which are grass-fed and antibiotic and hormone free. The farm has a conservation easement and many best management practices. The farm is worked sustainability and raises grass-fed Devon beef, Tamworth Heritage Pork, pasture poultry using a slow growth variety, and pasture lamb. The farm is open for tours and you may see a working ox team.
Walnut Hollow is a small, family run farm located in Caroline County, VA. Visit their booth to find a variety of products, including eggs, honey, beeswax, and handmade wooden bowls, spoons, cutting boards, and rolling pins, all made from natural and locally grown materials and wood. All unique hand carved pieces are carved by Sy Jarvis. You’ll also find beautiful bouquets of cut flowers and sometimes peacock feathers from their farm. Contact Walnut Hollow Workshop by calling 540-368-2998 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wildwood Farm offers a variety of local, all natural products from their farmers market booth along George Street. Located near Lake Anna in Mineral, VA, Wildwood Farm has become very popular with customers looking for delicious, chemical-free honey. Wildwood Farm also sells handmade, wonderfully scented lye soap as well as beeswax lip balm. Stop by for their seasonal fruits and vegetables, grown with no sprays or fertilizers. Contact Tina and Patrick Lane by emailing wildwoodfarmva.@aol.com.