First Thursday Food Trucks & Market, May 7, 2015

Tucker Farmers Market

May 7, 2015

4-8pm

First Thursday Food Trucks Market!

2333 Main St., Tucker, GA

More than 25 local farmers and food producers.

In Freemason’s Square and the Bank of America parking lot

Vendor Updates

In addition to many of your favorite vendors, we’ve added a few new names to our list. Be sure to visit these great vendors:

Straight From the Backyard Garden

Strawberries from Straight From the Backyard

Strawberries will be abundant this week, plus greens, garlic, and more. Judy will have tomato plants plus preserves that will be available for a donation.

Freckled & Blue

Returns this week with their fresh, delicious pimiento cheeses.

Music: Masarie Gang

Community

Tucker Day, May 9, 2015

Don’t forget to add Tucker Day to your weekend agenda. Tucker Day happens this Saturday, May 9, on Main St., from 9am-5pm. And the PARADE is BACK!

April 30, 2015, at the TFM

Tucker Farmers Market

April 30, 2015

4-8pm

2333 Main St., Tucker, GA

More than 25 local farmers and food producers.

In Freemason’s Square and the Bank of America parking lot

Strawberries from Straight From the Backyard

It’s time for strawberries! Be sure to visit Straight From the Backyard Garden. 

Vendor Updates

Be sure to visit these great new and returning vendors:

Grow With the Flow

grow with the flowGrow with the Flow LLC is a “Certified Naturally Grown” urban market garden that practices intensive square foot method, permaculture techniques, and growing with the natural flow, hence our name. The farm is located in the heart of Tucker, Georgia, just a few blocks from Main Street.

GWTFLLC was started in 2014 by twin brothers Roger and Reggie Ramos. Roger gained his experience and inspiration from The Urban Growers Program of “Truly Living Well Center for Natural Urban Agriculture” in Downtown Atlanta learning about small plot production and producing in urban settings. Reggie was an apprentice at organic farms of Elm Street Gardens in Sparta, Georgia and Cane Creek Farms in Cummings, Georgia. Reggie is also a 2014 Master Gardener Trainee whose project site is at the Tucker Butterfly Garden. Together their knowledge and expertise produces the highest quality and most nutritious vegetables, fruits, and herbs.

Special Guest

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Eric’s Fit Lab will be on site with coupons for FREE one-week memberships to the new gym. You know you’ve got to get one of those!

April 23, 2015, at the TFM

Tucker Farmers Market

April 23, 2015

4-8pm

2333 Main St., Tucker, GA

More than 25 local farmers and food producers.

In Freemason’s Square and the Bank of America parking lot

Music

Vendor Updates

Be sure to visit these great new and returning vendors:

Island Spiced Bakes and Bites

New this year, Island Spiced Bakes and Bites specializes in  sweet and savory Caribbean baked treats, mini bundt cakes, loaf cakes, handpies, etc.

David’s Garden

Tucker native David Bugg returns to the market with pickled vegetables, sauces, salsas, dressings and more.

April 16, 2015, at the TFM

Tucker Farmers Market

April 16, 2015

4-8pm

First Thursday Food Trucks Market!

2333 Main St., Tucker, GA

More than 25 local farmers and food producers.

In Freemason’s Square and the Bank of America parking lot

Vendor Updates

Be sure to visit these great vendors who are returning this week. :

Local Lands Farm

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Local Lands is a Family owned and Operated Farm out of Dublin, GA. We use only organic materials, seeds, fertilizer, feed, etc. All of what has been given naturally to the earth and to those who take part in the earth’s cycle. Our mission has been and will be to provide all natural and conscious sources of food and products, from the field to the table, to create an intimate relationship between producer and consumer, and to educate all involved.

Red Cactus Tamales & Empanadas

Red Cactus has been providing Atlanta with moist, flavorful, hand-rolled artisan tamales and empanadas since 2009. What sets us apart from the rest is our commitment to using the freshest local ingredients we can find. And our “fresh, never frozen” mantra truly makes a difference in the taste of our products.

Freckled & Blue

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Freckled & Blue returns this with their fresh, delicious pimiento cheeses.

TFM 2015 Opening Day

Tucker Farmers Market

Opening Day

April 9, 2015

4-8pm

First Thursday Food Trucks Market!

2333 Main St., Tucker, GA

More than 25 local farmers and food producers.

In Freemason’s Square and the Bank of America parking lot

First Thursday Food Trucks

Vendor Updates

In addition to many of your favorite vendors, we’ve added a few new names to our list. Be sure to visit these great vendors:

Antonio’s Pasta

Our homemade pasta is made with white or whole wheat flour, semolina and fresh eggs. We specialize in three types of ravioli (jumbo, half-moon, and square) and tagliatelle (flat noodles in 3 different widths). All our additional ingredients are fresh. Antonio makes the ricotta and mascarpone that goes into our ravioli. We roast or bake fresh vegetables, harvest the herbs from the garden, and make each batch to be fresh-frozen until it reaches the farmers market.

This week, Antonio will have 1) Ravioli w/ Sausage & Kale, 2) Ravioli w/ asparagus, 3) Lemon Zest Ravolli, 4) Tagliatelle spinach and plain.

Alta Cucina

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Alta Cucina was one of our season 1 vendors. After a hiatus, Adriana returns with Balsamic Vinegars, Balsamic Jams, Infused Olive Oils, Pestos, Tomato Sauces and Seasoning Blends & Salts. Her Blueberry Balsamic Vinegar was 2014 Flavor of Georgia Grand Prize Winner.

Simply Seoul

Simplebfdae_19ffa470972609165435800880913fc5y Seoul makes all natural, vegan kimchi, Korean BBQ steam buns and Korean BBQ sauces from the finest ingredients, including locally grown organic produce. We serve up hand-crafted steam buns with local, organic Korean BBQ. We also have seasonal varieties of kimchi. Our most popular Napa Cabbage Kimchi is most Atlanta big natural foods stores.

Formaggio

Formaggio is a cheesemonger committed to bringing the highest quality dairy products from all over Georgia. They will have a variety of cheeses from Southern Swiss Dairy, Yellow Branch, Udderly Cool, and Orobianco.

Music: Dirty Blues Prophet

 

Winter News from TFM!

TFM 2015 Opening Day

Thursday
April 9, 2015
4-8PM

 

Participate in TFM Customer Survey

We want to know what you think! Please contribute to our
2014 Season Review Customer Survey

Those of you on our email list have already been invited to participate in our survey, but we hope the rest of you will give us your opinion, as well! The survey will remain open through February 13.

Find many of your favorite TFM products all the time!

While the TFM is on winter hiatus, you may be missing some of your favorite locally grown and produced foods. You can find the following right on Main St. :

Garden Enthusiast

David’s Garden Honey & more

Festival Unique Gifts & Fine Art

Castle Rock Honey
NaturAlmond Almond Butters

The Auxiliary (inside Roly Poly)

JavaGenesis Coffee
Capra Gia Eggs
Atlanta Fresh Greek Yogurt
Pure Bliss Granola Bars
One Screw Loose Jams & Jellies

 

First Thursday Food Trucks and Holiday Market, December 4, 2014

Tucker Farmers Market

December 4, 2014

4-7pm (New Fall Hours!)

First Thursday Food Trucks and Holiday Market!

2333 Main St., Tucker, GA

More than 25 local farmers and food producers.

In Freemason’s Square and the Bank of America parking lot

First Thursday Food Trucks & Holiday Market

Join us for the final First Thursday Food Trucks of the 2014 season!

Holiday Market

shopsmall-300x300 (1)Keep your gift-giving local this holiday season with the Tucker Farmers Market Holiday Market. Every Thursday through December 18, the TFM will add more local crafters, in addition to the local farmers and food producers whose goods you enjoy all season.

Some gift ideas

Imagine this season that you can give: A “Nut butter and honey basket” with almond butter from NaturAlmond and local honey from Castle Rock. Or shake up a holiday party with a delicious Hibiscus punch from Mo’Mint and Thyme. Or fill a stocking with bath products from Cheeky Maiden and locally made jewelry and knitted items. Or gift your four-legged friends with treats and toys from Tucker’s own Nova Pet Supply.

Don’t forget our Main St. merchants!

The Garden Enthusiast and Festival Unique Gifts & Fine Arts all offer beautiful, unique gifts for all your favorite people.

Giving opportunity

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The Good Neighbor Christmas Gift Shop sells new, donated toys at discounted prices, offering lower income parents a dignified way to buy gifts at Christmas.

Donations are still being accepted until December 5. View the list of suggested donations.

Vendor Updates

Henry’s Farm Kettle Corn

Henry’s Farm Kettle Corn will be at the market this week