THE DECATUR FARMERS MARKET
Open Saturdays Year Round, Wednesdays Spring-December
In operation for over 10 years, the Decatur Farmers Market provides fresh, sustainably-raised produce and artisan products to Decatur and nearby neighborhoods. With a focus in boosting nutrition education and the local economy, the market provides more than just good food, but a commitment to building a healthy community.
Hours – 4-7 p.m. during daylight savings time. 3-6 p.m. during winter
Located at 308 Clairemont Ave on the lawn of the first Baptist church. Please park for free in the garage.
Hours – 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. (10 a.m. – 1p.m. Jan-March)
Located @ the corner of N. McDonough St. And E. Trinity Pl. Next to
Decatur High School
FRESH – LOCAL – SUSTAINABLE
Below is a list of our 2014 Vendors:
Anisa’s Secrets offers all natural seasoning blends, flavored sugars and gourmet salts. Anisa’s Secrets seasoning blends make cooking easy by adding fresh full-bodied flavors to your everyday dish. Our seasonings blends are 100% all natural and made with high-quality herbs and spices which guarantees the products’ freshness.
Cakes & Ale is modeled after Billy and Kristin’s basic dining philosophy: cook unassuming food using the highest quality ingredients and serve it in a comfortable and welcoming setting. At Cakes & Ale Billy and Kristin have created a down-to-earth restaurant where they can express their creativity and passion for great food and drink and enjoy the experience of a truly delicious meal.
Besmaid Garden Essentials (Wednesday)
Fresh locally grown vegetables.
At Brightside Farm, we grow a diversity of fruits and vegetables on 2 acres at Oakleaf Mennonite Farm using production techniques that sustain the health of soils, ecosystems and people. Our hope is to provide healthy, thoughtfully grown food to the good people of this community. We sell at two local Farmers Markets – Decatur (Wednesdays) and Grant Park, in addition to offering Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares.
We are a locally owned and operated neighborhood corner store in beautiful Candler Park.
The Capra Gia Cheese Company is a start-up Grade A Goat Dairy located in beautiful Carroll County, Georgia. Capra Gia’s co-founders bring to the table a combined half-century of dairy goat husbandry, a life-long passion for cheesemaking (as winning cheesemaking awards on a national level) and an unparalleled dedication to producing high-quality, fresh, natural products.
Doggy Dogg brings you new ingredients to the classic American hot dog . We are proud to source locally made ingredients for every aspect of our dogs – from the franks which are nitrate and steroid free, to the freshly baked buns and vegetables. These are used as the base for all of our not-so-ordinary internationally influenced creations.
Based in South Carolina, Doug’s Wild Alaska Salmon makes fresh-frozen salmon available locally in the Carolinas, Georgia, and Florida. Being the fisherman, we can provide you with the highest quality flash-frozen wild salmon. Dougswild is owned and operated by the Resetarits family, three generations of Alaskan fisherman spanning a 30 year period.
We are a small farm located in Fairburn, GA. Our specialties have grown from one spectacular Jelly, Elderberry (Mother Elder), to a unique group of hand-made Jams, Jellies and Chutneys, using an ever expanding selection of special fruits, hot peppers, and flowers.
At 5th Kingdom we are passionate about producing the finest quality, freshest, best tasting, and most nutritious mushrooms available in Atlanta.
Formaggio is a cheese monger company that brings different local artisan creameries and dairies to the farmer’s markets.
Duane Marcus has been an organic gardener for 30 years, and a past manager of the Decatur Farmers Market itself. Living with his wife Susan in Stone Mountain, the two spend their days creating a model of suburban permaculture on 3 acres. They grow veggies, small fruits, herbaceous and woody flowers, herbs, mushrooms, chickens and worms, while teaching classes on organic gardening and sustainable living.
Global Growers Network connects international farmers who now live in Georgia to agriculture, by growing good food, training farmers, and creating economic opportunities. We work primarily with metro-Atlanta’s refugee community, made up of people who have been forced to flee their home countries due to war, genocide and persecution. Many were farmers back home.
Tandoori Nan, and Middle Eastern/ Mediterranean Food.
The mission of Hidden Springs Farm, LLC is to promote the art of beekeeping , provide our customers with the finest all natural products, and to practice farming methods that protect and sustain the land.
Jennifer’s Pesto is made with only the highest quality of ingredients possible – organically grown herbs, imported organic extra-virgin olive oil, and imported all-natural Parmesan cheeses! It is very delicious, and has so many uses!
Jimella’s is an artisanal bakery in Decatur, Georgia. Cookie sandwiches, cookie cakes and more baked from scratch.
Home made popsicles using local ingredients
The three Carse brothers dreamed up the concept for King of Pops while sitting on a beach in South America. Desiring to bring healthy and natural popsicles back to the US, their pops are now the most popular in town – with people lining up to enjoy their ecologically responsible, fresh, and all natural frozen treats.
La Calavera Bakery is your local spot for the best in bread, pastry and other delicacies. Calavera’s goods are as nutritious and well-sourced as they are tasty, using sprouted whole grains, organic ingredients, and local produce as often as possible.
We are a company that knows what a dog owner expects out of a dog treat. Delicious organic ingredients that are healthy and helpful to our beloved canines. Based out of Atlanta Ga, we hand make our dog biscuits with 100% natural ingredients and not preservatives. Instead of having a machine produce treats by the masses our hearts go into these wonderful treats.
Mealor Family Gardens takes great pride in providing fresh, sustainably grown, vegetables, fruits and berries. We make our own compost on site from spent brewery grains (from Twains), veggie scraps, leaves, hay, sawdust, wood chips, etc — and we never use pestisides. It’s ALL about the SOIL!
Mercier Orchards is a family owned and operated apple orchard now in it’s 4th generation. We’re constantly improving our products and our store to give you the best experience that we can possibly offer. We currently grow strawberries, cherries, blueberries, peaches, plums, nectarines, and apples!
We are a family farm that has been in business for over 30 years. We offer organically grown produce, strawberries, blueberries, and blackberries.
NaturAlmond is slow roasted, handcrafted almond butter produced locally in a peanut free and gluten free kitchen using simple, all natural ingredients. From savory to sweet, our collection is complete- try all 4 flavors: Original, Salt Free, Honey Roasted and Maple-Caramel. We also grind almond flour fresh each week!
From One Screw Loose we bring to Market a unique variety of jellies and jelly rubs. OSL is local, unique and handcrafted.
The Pearson Family has been growing sweet Georgia Peaches and Pecans on the same land as our great-great grandparents for over 100 years. For five generations, Pearson Farm has stood for honest values and traditional American Southern hospitality.
PodPonics brings hi-tech innovation and environmental sustainability to agriculture. This allows us to grow fresh, all-natural produce locally, within miles of consumers.
We are a family-owned certified organic company in Marietta, Georgia. Our products are made by hand with care and attention using simple, high-quality ingredients and as we like to say, “with no funny stuff”.
Revolution Doughnuts bakes up fresh doughnuts and a small variety of other baked treats made daily.
Riverview Farms is a certified organic family farm on 200 acres in the beautiful foothills of the Appalachians in Northwest Georgia. In the fertile bottomlands of the Coosawattee River west of Carter’s Lake, Charlotte and Wes gently cultivate certified organic vegetables, Berkshire pork, and grass-fed beef.
Linda and Tony are “a couple of old hippies that farm for pleasure and sustainability.” They have a small 4-acre vegetable, cut flower and herb farm with a roadside stand.The Scharkos have been sharing their world view and delicious veggies with us since 2006.
Simply Seoul is an Atlanta based business that makes all natural kimchi and Korean BBQ sauces. Simply Seoul sources the finest ingredients, including locally grown organic produce. The inspiration of Simply Seoul comes from my grandmother who always made artisanal Korean food that was simple and traditional.
We take pride in our sustainable, 100% grass-fed program. From our farm to your table, our passion for providing quality is always present. The products we offer are carefully selected from beginning to end in our farming practices. Our passion for grass farming, all natural beef and pork production and quality final product are what drives us.
Our roots are in the sandy loams of the Coastal Lowlands of Savannah, Georgia. Live Well & Eat Well with our delicious farm to table products based off our organic ginger, galangal, and turmeric crop.
For four generations, from 1918 to the present, the Watson family has been bringing the best in fruit and produce to the people of South Carolina. And now, you can enjoy the same farm-fresh goodness in your own home.
Our salsas are made with 100% fresh ingredients we buy from local farmers. No preservatives. High in protein, cholesterol free, vegetarian, gluten free. We also sell tamales and veggie beans!
Banner Butter is a small-batch,cultured butter maker. We offer unsalted and salted butter, as well as various compound butters, both sweet and savory.
Handcrafted, FSO certified cedar container gardens. We customize!
Lupa’s Kitchen is a family owned business which sprouted to life in 2011. Owner, Lupa teamed up with her daughter Claire to create a line of organic, raw, sprouted, gluten free, casein free, and non GMO products. Keeping their motto “Therapy through Food” close at hand this mother daughter duo manufactures not only some of the tastiest but highest quality sprouted gluten free product on the market!
Sherwood Chiropractic Center has been providing caring, attentive chiropractic care since 1994 to the Decatur, Emory and Metro Atlanta areas.
Artisan Oils, Vinegars and Specialty Foods
This line of hand-made granola is produced by Diane Peck. Each bag is hand produced from start to finish. There are six varieties of granola sold exclusively at local farmers markets and businesses. The best granola featuring Ga Pecans in town!
Turnrow Bath Body & Home is an Atlanta area natural, handmade company owned and operated by two sisters interested in doing what they love and creating the best natural products for eco-conscious men, women and children. We enjoy working with locally sourced, farm fresh ingredients from our family farm, Scharko Farms, and other Atlanta area farms to provide unique seasonal blends.