LEICESTER "LESTER" FARMERS MARKET

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About Leicester "Lester" Farmers Market

Every Wednesday 3-6pm at the Leicester Community Center at 2979 New Leicester Hwy, Leicester, NC 28748. Featuring over 20 local vendors offering a wide array of vegetables, flowers, meat, cheese, baked goods, arts and crafts, herbal remedies, fresh prepared foods, garden plants and more! All items are grown or produced in the local areas of Leicester, Dix Creek, Sandy Mush, Newfound, West Buncombe, and Marshall. Come stock up on essentials, treat yourself, and enjoy an easy dinner from one of several vendors cooking fresh meals on site every week.

CONTACT

Physical Address

2979 New Leicester Hwy
Leicester NC
(Buncombe County)

Phone (828) 575-6268
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PRODUCTS OFFERED

Artisan Foods
baked goods, bread, butchery, charcuterie, cider, corn meal, flour, grits, hard cider, honey, hot sauce, jam, preserves, juice, pesto, pickles, salad dressing, salsa, teas, vinegar, wine

Dairy & Eggs
butter, cheese, duck eggs, eggs, goat cheese, milk, quail eggs, yogurt

Flowers
dried flowers, edible flowers, fresh flowers

Fruits & Berries
apples, asian pears, black raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, elderberries, figs, raspberries, strawberries, wineberries

Grains
grain corn, popcorn

Herbs
dried herbs, fresh herbs

Meat, Fish & Fowl
beef, pork

Specialty Products
artisan crafts, candles, dairy goats, decorative, floral wreaths, felt, garlic braids, greenery, landscape plants, medicinal herbs, plants, seeds, soap

Sprouts
sprouts

Vegetables
arugula, asian greens, asparagus, beets, broccoli, brussels sprout, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celeriac, celery, chiles, collards, cucumber, daikon, dry beans, edamame, eggplant, fava beans, garlic, ginger, green beans, green onions, horseradish, hot peppers, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, lettuce, microgreens, mushrooms, mustard greens, nettles, okra, onions, parsnips, peas, pole beans, potatoes, pumpkins, radish, ramps, rhubarb, rutabagas, salad greens, salad mix, shallots, shell beans, spinach, summer squash, sun chokes, sweet corn, sweet peppers, sweet potato, swiss chard, tomatillos, tomatoes, turnips, watercress, winter squash

PAYMENT METHOD

Credit/Debit

TAILGATE MARKET HOURS

Parking lot of the Leicester Community Center at 2979 New Leicester Hwy, Leicester, NC 28748. Parking available adjacent to the market, overflow parking located uphill, following the signs.

Our market season is from April 13, 2022 to November 23, 2022.

Store Hours

  • Wed. 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

WHAT'S FRESH!

Spring mix, chard, collards, bok choi, radish, turnip, microgreens, sunflower shoots, pea shoots, beets, kale, cut flowers, cucumbers, eggs, radicchio