Summer’s a great time to visit the farmers market! These bazaars of local produce, meat, cheese, and household items are a perfect place to enjoy a summer day and do your groceries at the same time. There are a plethora of local farmers markets that are easily accessible from our apartments in Louisville, KY. Each has its own unique twist, and all of them are sure to provide a perfect new area to explore. Here are a few that should be on the top of your list to visit.
Bardstown Road Farmers Market
The most popular farmers market in Louisville, KY, the Bardstown Road Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 9 A.M. to noon. Open since 1991, this market hosts around 30 vendors who sell flowers, potted plants, and a variety of locally sourced produce, meat, and other delicious goods! The signature spot in the market is an omelet stand – make sure to get one while you are there.
Beechmont Open Air Farmers Market
If you are looking for a smaller, more low-key vibe, the Beechmont Farmers’ Market might be right for you. Organized by the local neighborhood association, this market offers Kentucky-grown produce, meat, and grains every summer Saturday from 8 A.M. to Noon. The market also offers handcrafted goods made by local artisans. The highlight of the Beechmont Market in previous years has been Supreme Yoga, which offers community yoga lessons. If you want a relaxing, rejuvenating experience, check out this market.
The East End Farmers Market
The East End Farmers Market offers contactless pickup! You’ll find all your farmers market favorites, such as homemade baked goods, spices, candles, and many other goods. This market also offers a variety of special events such as a plant sale and a strawberry festival! The market has a semiweekly schedule, open every Tuesday from 3:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. and every Saturday from 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M.
After you stop by one of these farmers markets in Louisville, prepare to make a great meal with your ingredients with help from local specialty food stores. To learn more about our welcoming community at Axis on Lexington, contact us for a tour.Back to all posts