Tuscaloosa Farmers Market Voted Best Farmers Market in Alabama
September 20, 2022
The Tuscaloosa Farmers Market has been voted Best Farmers Market in Alabama in the 2022 America’s Farmers Market Celebration Awards.
The America’s Farmers Market Celebration is a national contest held annually by the American Farmland Trust and the Farmer’s Market Coalition. Each year between June and September, market shoppers and supporters can vote online for their favorite market. This year, the Tuscaloosa Farmers Market was voted 1st in Alabama, 27th in the Southeast, and 72nd in the United States.
“It is an honor to see our Farmers Market receiving such high recognition,” said Alexis Clark, City Venues Operations Manager. “We are grateful to everyone who voted for our market, but even more so to the patrons who regularly visit our weekly market to support our local farmers, artisans and vendors.”
The Tuscaloosa Farmers Market is open Saturdays year-round from 7 a.m. to noon at the Tuscaloosa River Market, located at 1900 Jack Warner Parkway. The market, which is operated by the City of Tuscaloosa, is free and open to the public. To learn more, visit tuscaloosafarmersmarket.com.
To learn more about the America’s Farmers Market Celebration, visit markets.farmland.org.