5 Huntsville farmers markets + when they open for the spring season

The Farmers Market at Midcity
(The Farmers Market at MidCity / Facebook)

As you might have heard, Cosmo the Groundhog Day dog has predicted an early spring for Huntsville. And you know what that means—it’s time to get out and support your local farmers by buying fresh fruits, veggies, artisan goods and more. So if you’re ready to up your healthy food game, check out these top farmers markets around Huntsville.

1. Greene Street Market

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Nothing inaugurates the spring spirit like fresh flowers. (Greene Street Market / Facebook)

Greene Street Market is downtown Huntsville’s one-stop-shop for fresh fruits, veggies, grass-fed meats and artisan goods. The market also features live music, so be on the lookout for your favorite local artists when it opens this May.

2. Madison County Farmers Market

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There’s nothing like cooking fresh veggies from the market. (Madison County Farmers Market / Google Business Profile)

Travel back in time at the Madison County Farmers Market, one of the oldest businesses still in operation in Huntsville. The market originally began in the basement of the Madison County courthouse in 1814 and has provided fresh local produce for over 200 years.

3. Market at MidCity

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I’ll take one of each, please! (The Market at MidCity / Facebook)

If you want it, the market at MidCity has it. Next month, this farmers market will open for its fifth season, showcasing nearly 50 local farmers, growers, bakers and artisan makers. It’s the perfect place to go if you want to check out Huntsville’s small business scene.

4. Athens Farmers Market

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Grab some artisan bread and take your sandwich game to the next level (Athens Farmers Market / Facebook)

If you want ethically-sourced food around Huntsville, Athens Farmers Market is the place to go. The market’s mission is increase farmers’ economic opportunities and provide access to healthy local foods.

5. Morgan County/Decatur Farmers Market

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Serving up fresh fruit all summer long. (Morgan County/Decatur Market / Facebook)

Baked goods, meat, candles, crafts and eggs—all of this and more at Morgan County/Decatur County Farmers Market. There’s no better place to find fresh goods and connect with your local Decatur community.

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Lacey Spear
Lacey Spear
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