Open April 5 through November 29, 2014
Our Uptown Shelby Market operates under tents on tree-line Washington Street at historic courthouse square.
Coordinator: Angelina Smith Email or 704-477-7218
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
This market operates in the parking lot of the Cleveland County Health Department, located at 315 E. Grover Street. We provide this location as a service to employees of the Cleveland County Health Department and Cleveland Regional Medical Center, but welcome the general public to shop as well.
Coordinator: Tyler McDaniel, Email or 704-484-5100
Our Kings Mountain Market operates under tents on Railroad Street in Downtown Kings Mountain (between Joy Theater and 238 Cherokee Grill).
Market Manager: Margot Plonk, Email or 704-473-1625
Construction is underway on a new shade pavilion to house our Uptown Shelby market location. It will be located at the corner of West Marion and Morgan Streets, just a couple of blocks west of our current location. The market will relocate to our new facility at the beginning of our 2015 season.
Cleveland County employees learned about the health benefits of eating locally at their health & benefits fair, held October 14-16. In addition to tasting food samples provided by the market, employees enjoyed a delicious lunch that featured local ingredients. The theme of this year's fair was "Eat Local, Eat Healthy".
October is Agricultural Awareness Month in Cleveland County. About 60 people celebrated with our local foods community by participating in the Cleveland Grown, Cleveland Strong Farm Tour, held Saturday, October 11.
Reasons to shop with us...
By shopping at Foothills Farmers' Market, you're making food buying choices that are good for you and the local community...
Including more fresh fruits & vegetables in your diet can help you maintain a healthier weight and reduce your risk for chronic disease. Our vendors grow an amazing variety of the freshest, best-tasting fruits & vegetables available anywhere.
Our animal products are hormone and antibiotic free. Livestock and poultry are exposed to plenty of fresh air, sunshine, and open pasture, yielding the best-tasting meats, eggs, and dairy products imaginable.
You're also spending your food dollar directly with local farmers. This strengthens the local economy, protects family farms, preserves open space, and protects the natural environment.
Nourish your body, mind and spirit. Connect with the local community and make food shopping the pleasant experience it should be! Get to know the people who grow your food. Enjoy the fresh air and sunshine, meet up with friends, and bring the kids along. There's something for everyone at Foothills Farmers' Market!
Become a member...
If you're interested in supporting Cleveland County's growing local foods movement, consider joining Foothills Farmers' Market. For a small annual membership fee, you can take an active role in helping us accomplish some important goals and objectives for the coming year. Take a minute to review our membership brochure, complete the membership form and return it to us with your membership dues.
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