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Zachary Farmer’s Market Kicks Off Saturday, October 5th

Posted by zachary on September 18, 2019

The Zachary Farmer’s Market kicks off Saturday, October 5th in Downtown Zachary at the HugYourPeople Community Park on Lee Street near Virginia, behind Zachary City Hall.  “We are so excited to revive this community event and can’t wait for Zachary residents to be able to purchase vegetables from local farmers, and browse through the numerous vendors booths who will be on hand selling their handmade wares,” said Nita Edwards, Zachary Farmer’s Market Coordinator.   The market will be open from 8 am to noon each Saturday.  For updates on particular vendors and their wares, be sure to check out the Zachary Farmer’s Market Facebook Page.  Photographs of the products that will be sold will be posted on this site. 

Get your little pumpkins ready for Halloween at the Zachary Farmer's Market on Saturday, October 5th. The first 50 children to attend the farmer's market will be able to decorate a mini pumpkin at the HugYourPeople Park during the Farmer's Market.  In addition, on opening day, the market will feature live music.

We have had an overwhelming response of participating vendors, and we welcome new vendors to join the market at any time.  Potential vendors must submit an application form, along with $50 for a 6 month permit. The application can be found on the City of Zachary website at The $50 fee will be used for advertisement in the local paper promoting the farmer’s market. Once completed, applications can be dropped off at the Zachary Utilities Office or mailed to Zachary Farmer’s Market, Market Coordinator, P.O. Box 310, Zachary, LA  70791.  Applications, along with photographs may also be scanned and emailed to

Should you have any questions contact Nita Edwards, Zachary Farmer’s Market Coordinator,  225 939-9430 or by email