Chesapeake's first-ever large farmers market! Your Saturday morning destination for all things local - BUY local, EAT local, BE local.
Provides Public Education (Agriculture, Health & Community)
Supports our region’s farms by connecting consumers directly to local food producers, thereby strengthening urban-rural community bonds.
Reinforces Community Development & Health (Physical, Economic, and Social Environment)
Contributes to Community Causes (Saves the lives of shelter pets, and provides food at no cost to those in the community facing food insecurity, including our most vulnerable: Children, Seniors, and Veterans)
Creates a Vibrant Community Gathering Place
Acts as a Small Business Incubator
Assists other local Nonprofits, Community Organizations & Schools (By providing a platform where they can shine and share their mission with the public)
Every Saturday, May 25th - October 26th (also November 16th & December 14th) - All events (8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.) *No marketplace event on August 10th
REAL farms - REAL farmers - REAL food
Chesapeake Farmers Marketplace at City Hall