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June 22, 2024

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Columbia Farmers Market Springs Open on May 7

The City of Columbia invites you to a Springtime Jamboree celebrating the opening of the Columbia Farmers Market on Saturday, May 7, 2022, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Riverwalk Park Pavilion.

The Columbia Farmers Market will include a variety of local farmers, artisans, florists, and new additions. To complement the opening, special activities will also be held in Riverwalk Park from 9 until 11:30 a.m., including Spokes for Folks, family mountain biking, family fun fitness sampler, SAIL, AniMOVE, the lost Easter Egg Hunt, a riddle based photo-scavenger hunt, and freshly popped popcorn. All events are free of charge.

The Columbia Farmers Market is an open-air market that takes full advantage of surrounding farmers and local artisans. The market is now open year-round on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m., with May through October as the primary season. You will be able to find a variety of local produce, fruits and vegetables, locally raised meats, fresh eggs, herbs, honey, jams, baked goods, fresh flowers, hand-crafted items, wood crafts and more.

“It will be a great opening day at the Famers Market,” said Parks and Recreation Department’s Recreation Manager Alex Troge. “From the birds singing to flowers blooming, the market is sure to be bustling.”

For more information regarding the Columbia Farmers Market, visit or contact Alex Troge at



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Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.