Bringing Local Farmers Right to your Table


Fresh fruits and vegetables, homemade desserts, baked goods, organic meat and eggs, handmade crafts and fresh cut flowers all from local farms.  


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Two Farmers Market Locations
May ~ October

Morganton’s open-air farmers markets offer the best locally grown products in the area. By visiting the Market and supporting your local growers, you reduce your carbon footprint. Plenty of variety can be found right here at your own back door!

The Morganton Farmers Market is a cash only market with only a few vendors setup to accept debit/credit cards. Are you a shopper using SNAP, WIC, or Senior Vouchers? Be sure to stop by J&J Farms booth to receive your shopping tokens.

Saturday Farmers Market

300 Beach Street

8:00am-12:00pm every Saturday beginning May 4 through October 26, 2024.

The Saturday Morganton Farmers Market is located at 300 Beach Street, behind Sidetracked Brewery at Morganton Station. From I-40, take Exit 105, make a right turn and follow South Sterling Street approximately 2 miles under the railroad tracks and then make a right turn.

Wednesday Mini Market

111 North Green Street

11:00am-2:00pm every Wednesday beginning May 1 through October 30, 2024. 

The Wednesday Mini-Market is located at 111 North Green Street, at the corner of Green Street and Avery Avenue. From I-40, take Exit 105, make a right turn and follow South Sterling Street approximately 2.5 miles under the railroad tracks and past the historic courthouse (to your left). The Mini-Market will be on the next corner on the left!

Local Merchants


Locally Grown


Special Events

Annual Farmers Market Meeting

Any Morganton Farmers Market Vendor or person wishing to become a Market Vendor is invited to the Annual Meeting, usually held in February/March at the Morganton Community House (120 N. King Street). 

This meeting will review any upcoming changes for the 2024 season as well as sponsor details, new markets, new events and more! RSVPs are required as dinner is always served.

Wednesday, May 1; 11-2

Opening Day – Wednesday Mini Market

Mark your calendars for the official start of the 2024 Farmers Market Season, always set for the first Wednesday in May. Join in the celebration Wednesday, May 1 11am-2pm in downtown Morganton.

Saturday, May 4; 8am-12pm

Opening Day – Saturday Farmers Market

Saturdays get a lot better when the Morganton Farmers Market season begins. We are happy to see you along with new and returning vendors to 300 Beach Street in downtown Morganton for the launch of the Farmers Market Season, Saturday, May 4th 2024. May the Fourth be with you!

Great produce, great people, great prices.


– Martin Sumpter, Market Patron

A lovely assortment of diverse local foods and vendors!


– Angie Scott

A wonderful market with local baked goods, veggies and flowers. Well worth a Saturday morning visit!


– 2Fortunes~ Morganton, North Carolina

Always the best and freshest!


– Thomas Mull, Local Guide

A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

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