101 Crockett Street Shreveport
Red River Revel is proud to announce that The Shreveport Farmers’ Market opens Saturday, October 26th for the fall season. For the 33rd consecutive year, the Shreveport Farmers’ Market will serve local farmers and our community by providing bountiful and fun-filled weekly markets! The market will be open every Saturday through November 16th with new hours from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Shreveport Farmers’ Market features vegetables, fruits, herbs, plants, honey, and meats grown/raised within a 100-mile radius of Shreveport. Ranchers sell ethically-raised beef, pork, chicken, and lamb. Great breads, jams, jellies, pickles, various canned goods, locally-made soaps, dog treats, seasonings, and sauces are also available. And chocolates, cookies, cakes, candies, and pralines will make any sweet tooth happy! You will also find a variety of hot, ready-to-eat foods ranging from chicken and waffles to shrimp and grits. Every Saturday, enjoy live entertainment from a variety of local performers.
Free parking is available at meters and certain downtown lots. There are public restrooms under the Spring Street Bridge, and plenty of seating and shade. There is an ATM onsite, and some vendors accept credit/debit cards. The market also accepts SNAP transactions to spend with participating vendors, and some farmers accept Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Food Coupons available through parish Councils on Aging and WIC.
For more information about Shreveport Farmers’ Market, contact Manager Emerie Eck Gentry at firstname.lastname@example.org, 318-455-5788, or www.shreveportfarmersmarket.com. The market is a project of Red River Revel, Inc. and is sponsored by Eldorado Resort Casino Shreveport and the Shreveport-Bossier ~ Louisiana’s Other Side, and supported by The City of Shreveport and SPAR!