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The farm-to-fork movement has gained momentum and popularity in recent years. As a result, farmers markets are “cropping” up everywhere.

Shopping for local produce and products in the laid-back ambiance of a Lowcountry farmers market is not only economical, but it is very entertaining. There are a number of Hilton Head area farmers markets:

Tuesdays:

  • Beaufort – Pick Pocket Plantation Farmers Market,
93 Trask Farm Road, 2:00-7:00 p.m., Tuesdays. 203-417-7512.
  • Hilton Head Island – Farmer’s Market at The Shops at Sea Pines Center, 71 Lighthouse Road, Sea Pines Resort (gate pass required for non-residents/guests), 9:00 a.m.to 2:00 p.m. , Tuesdays mid-March through October.
  • Hilton Head Island – Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, 
4:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesdays through October 30 (seasonal). 843-681-7273.

Wednesdays:

  • Beaufort – Downtown Beaufort Farmers Market, Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park, 2:00-6:00 p.m., Wednesdays from May through to the end of October.

 Thursdays:

  • Bluffton – Bluffton Farmers Market, Calhoun Street, 2:00-7:00 p.m., Thursdays (seasonal hours). 843-415-2447.

 Fridays:

  • Beaufort – Habersham Farmers Market, Habersham Marketplace, 4:00-7:00 p.m. Fridays. 843-846-3444.

 Saturdays:

  • Beaufort – Pick Pocket Plantation Farmers Market,
93 Trask Farm Road, 9:00-4:00 p.m., Saturdays. 203-417-7512.
  • Port Royal – Port Royal Farmers Market, Heritage Park on Ribaut Road, 
8:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Saturdays (seasonal hours).
  • Savannah – Forsyth Farmers Market,
South End of Forsyth Park at the intersection of Bull Street and Park Avenue (13 East Park Avenue), 9:00-1:00 p.m., Saturdays.

 

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