Month: April 2015

Farmers’ Market Week 6-May 2nd

Activities 8:00 Opening bell 8:00 — 12:00 Kids Activity/Cooking Demonstration: Kids in the Kitchen with Junior League of Spartanburg 9:00 — 11:00 Cooking Demonstration:  Chef Season Stepp 8:00 — 12:00 Community Booth: Community Works 9:00 — 11:00 Music: Walkout Records is on the HCFM stage with Hans Rosser and Holly B Vendors Baguette & Company: fresh baguettes, pastries, and other French…
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April Showers Bring a Crazy May

I cannot believe it’s almost May. It’s almost May, and I have hardly started my April. It’s almost May, and we have a ton of work to do in the next few weeks! We have had April showers, too. Wow, thank goodness last week brought sunshine, it was starting to look and feel like 2013…
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Farmers’ Market Week 5 – 4.25.15

Activities 8:00 Opening bell 8:00 — 12:00 Kid’s Activities: Born Learning sample trail 8:00 — 12:00 Cooking Demonstration:  Chartwells makes its monthly visit with 8:00 — 12:00 Community Booth: United Way of the Piedmont Young Leaders Society 9:00 — 11:00 Music: Walkout Records is on the HCFM stage with Hans Rosser and Holly B     Vendors Bells…
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Sponsorships!

Well, we said we were going to do it, and we are. Earth Day seems like a great time to announce the initial group of sponsors for HCFM. First, let me explain briefly what these sponsorships mean and do for us. In just the last two years, we have grown from 1 full-time and 2…
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What Is Competition?

In the last month, I’ve sat in on countless meetings. I mean, seriously, I cannot begin to list all the meetings I’ve attended since mid-March. I’ve officially stopped booking them for the next two months in fact. I digress. In the last month, I can count several important conversations with other farmers markets. Some of…
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FM Week 4 — 4.18.15

Fruit season starts with strawberries! Activities 8:00 Opening bell 8:00 — 12:00 Kid’s Activities/Cooking Demonstration:  Junior League of Spartanburg is back with “Kids in the Kitchen” 9:00 — 11:00 Music: Walkout Records is on the HCFM stage with Hans Rosser and Hollie B   Vendors Bells Blossoms and Blooms: Flowers and potted plants Baguette and Co: French…
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