Tuscaloosa River Market

FARMERS MARKET:

OPEN EVERY SATURDAY 7 AM - 12 PM - ALL YEAR LONG 

 

Fresh produce, grass fed beef, artisan crafts
and so much more for the entire family

The Farmers Market

at the Tuscaloosa River Market

A Public Service of the City of Tuscaloosa

Tomorrow is the Farmers Market! We are open from 7am - 12 pm. It will be sunny all day long with a high of 60° 🌞⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ #tuscaloosa #alabama #rolltide #alabamalocal #supportlocaltuscaloosa #lovelocal #eatlocal #shoplocal #alabamaharvest #inseason #farmersmarket ⠀

Mashed turnips make an excellent side dish and alternative to mashed potatoes, particularly during the cold season when the root vegetable is at its best. Serve it alongside chicken or pork dishes and a salad for a healthy, well-balanced dinner. ⠀ ⠀ You can buy turnips this Saturday at the Farmers Market from 7am - 12pm. ⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ #farmersmarket #farm #alabama #tuscaloosa #eatlocal #shoplocal #ALfarms #livelocal #lovelocal #turnips #recipes

⠀ ⠀ Today is Agricultural Fact day and our topic is about turnips! ⠀ ⠀ •Turnips aren’t related to potatoes; they are related to radishes, mustard, and collard greens.⠀ ⠀ •Both its roots and its leafy greens can be eaten.⠀ ⠀ •Most turnip varieties have a slightly spicy taste if eaten raw. ⠀ ⠀ •Turnips are sometimes grown to feed livestock.⠀ ⠀ •Before people carved jack-o-lanterns on Halloween, they carved turnips to frighten evil spirits away during the Celtic holiday Samhain.⠀ ⠀ •In the Middle East, people often pickle turnips.⠀ ⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ #tooturnt #turnitup #turnip #factday #alabama #agriculture #tuscaloosa #livelocal #lovelocal #eatlocal #shoplocal #supportlocalfarms⠀ ⠀

The Farmer's harvests didn't float away! It finally isn't raining anymore so y'all come on out to the Farmers Market tomorrow from 7am - 12pm while it's sunny 🌞⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ •⠀ #tuscaloosa #alabama #rainraingoaway #rolltide #alabamalocal #supportlocaltuscaloosa #lovelocal #eatlocal #shoplocal #alabamaharvest #inseason #farmersmarket ⠀

In 2019 the River Market hosted 38 weddings and was rated the best event venue in Tuscaloosa. The River Market Team strives to be great, so that your event is perfect! We take pride in serving our city and our citizens. Give us a call if you're interested in planning an event. You can reach us at 205-248-5295 • • • • • #tuscaloosaweddings #tuscaloosa #alabama #eventplanning #ttown #tuscaloosaevents #alabamaweddings #wedding

We gladly accept Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, & Children (WIC) & Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP)

Use your electronic benefits transfer (EBT) card to access your SNAP benefits to purchase tokens from the Market Manager. These tokens can be exchanged for food and eligible items from our vendors.

WIC and SFMNP coupons can be paid directly to the farmers market vendors that participate in these programs. Look for the vendors with a white sign with green letters indicating "We accept FMNP Checks". 

Alabama Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program is now accepting 2020 Applications! CLICK HERE