Farmer's Markets Beckley WV

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Beckley Uptown Farmers Markert
(304) 683-9531
Neville St.-City Parking Lot - (Friday); 3rd Avenue (Wednesday)
Beckley, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
July-September Friday, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Wednesday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
County
Raleigh

Fayette County Tailgate Farmers Markets
(304) 469-3603
Courthouse Parking Lot, Wiseman Avenue; 104 East Wiseman Avenue
Fayetteville, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
May-October Saturday, 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, 8 a.m. - 12 noon; Thursday, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
County
Fayette

Logan Farmers Market II
(304) 792-7017
Logan, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
April-December Monday-Saturday, 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM
County
Logan

Calhoun County Farmers Market
Upper West Fork Park
Chloe, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
May-October Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Saturday,10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sutton Tailgate Market
(304) 364-8553
Sutton, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-September Saturday, 7 a.m. - 11 a.m.
County
Braxton

Summers Tailgate Market
(304) 255-9321
Temple Street City Parking Lot
Hinton, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
July-September Friday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
County
Summers

Wheeling Farmers Market II
(740) 945-0217
Elm Grove Terrace Plaza; National Road
Wheeling, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
July-October Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Capitol Market
(304) 558-0185
800 Smith St.
Charleston, WV
General Information
Covered : Yes
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : Yes
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : Yes
Hours
Monday- Saturday, 10:00 AM- 6:00 PM Sunday, Noon - 5:00 PM (subject to seasonal change; check Website for updated market hours)
County
Kanawha

Inwood Farmers Market
(304) 229-5011
178 Pilgram St.
Inwood, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : Yes
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
Monday-Friday, 9 A.M. - 5 P.M. Saturday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
County
Berkeley

Kingwood Farmers Market
(304) 329-1391
Old Wesbanco Parking Lot
Kingwood, WV
General Information
Covered : No
Open Year Round : No
Programs
WIC Accepted : No
SFMNP Accepted : Yes
SNAP Accepted : No
Hours
June-October Saturday, 7 a.m. - 11 a.m.
County
Preston

Farmers' Markets Are for Families

School is out and our children are now on summer vacation – or are they? As a parent of three young girls, my wife and I find ourselves signing up the kids for various summer activities such as swimming, drama camp, dance classes and music, to name a few. However, beyond organized classes and camps, summer is also a great time to involve your kids in engaging outdoor activities in new learning environments to stimulate their growth.

One of my favorite summer activities is attending the local farmers’ market with my kids. Your local market provides an ideal environment where children can learn about their food and also practically apply skills and knowledge they have developed during the school year.

Experienced farmers and produce growers are the teachers in this informal classroom. If the market isn’t too busy, my children and I take advantage of their knowledge by asking a variety of questions. Farmers take a lot of pride in their work and always seem eager to explain the process by which they have cultivated their crops. From growing tips to advice on how to adapt to unfavorable weather conditions, there is always a great tale to share.

It is often challenging for my children to begin a conversation with the farmers, so I frequently pose the first question. Once dialogue is initiated, their hesitation fades and their natural curiosity leads to engaging conversations. Together we learn how long it takes to grow each vegetable, the best tool for the job and if ...

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