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Tailgate Markets Are a Great Place to Find Fresh Local Food


Now that Spring is officially here and the growing season is upon is, it's time to welcome back the tailgate markets! Throughout April and May more tailgate markets will open, providing fresh greens, meats, cheeses, baked goods, and much more.

Connect to healthy, locally grown food. Find detailed information on regional tailgate market openings online here

Shopping at your local farmers market is fun for you, your friends, and your whole family! It’s a great way to try new foods, connect with your community, and get fresh, local, and delicious food with your SNAP/EBT card. These Buncombe County farmers markets accept SNAP/EBT:

Asheville City Market

Asheville City Market- South

East Asheville Tailgate Market

North Asheville Tailgate Market

River Arts District Farmers Market

West Asheville Tailgate Market

Find more information here.

Download the Local Food Guide.