MARKET FEATURE: Two Busy B’s

Too Busy Bs was started by Sandy Bailey and Pam Baker, both retired GSC Media Specialists.  Sandy, who lives in Travelers Rest, was the librarian at Heritage Elementary and then Northwest Middle school for 19 years.  Consequently, she knows many students from the Slater-Marietta and Travelers Rest area.  Pam, who lives in Simpsonville, spent severalContinue reading “MARKET FEATURE: Two Busy B’s”

Countdown is ON!

Spring weather is returning soon – along with fresh produce, longer daylight, and more opportunities to meet with friends! Andddddd….only 8 more weeks until our first Market – May 13th! Please make plans to join us on the 2nd and 4th Fridays from May through October. The Market will return to Jimi Turner Field andContinue reading “Countdown is ON!”

New Year : New Name!

Slater Marietta Farmers Market Hello 2022! We are excited for you! We decided to change “Community” to “Farmers” to communicate the heart of our mission – although, Community is weaved through everything we do!! We held our first Farmers Market meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, 1/18. Thank you to the community members that joined usContinue reading “New Year : New Name!”

MARKET FEATURE: Common Ground Farm

Common Ground Farm: And now get to know one of our farmers: Christiana Mayfield. She started Common Ground in the fall of 2019 after graduating from Greenville Tech’s Sustainable Ag program. They are located right off Geer Hwy between TR and Marietta. Their goal is to connect with and provide for the community around us,Continue reading “MARKET FEATURE: Common Ground Farm”

MARKET FEATURE: Freedom Valley Farm

We are excited to introduce you to one of our vendors: Freedom Valley Farms! The dynamic duo, Tara and Rachel, run an amazing horse farm off of Dacusville Highway. They offer several different services, including pony rides, carriage services, summer camps, horse training, birthday parties, and more.  Both of these ladies grew up around theContinue reading “MARKET FEATURE: Freedom Valley Farm”

Market Tote Giveaway!

Besides fresh produce, local honey, unique craft vendors, pony rides, a carriage ride, and great food…here is another reason to visit our Grand Opening! The first 25 families to visit us on May 7th will receive a market tote bag! We will be ready at 4pm and expecting to have a great night. You won’tContinue reading “Market Tote Giveaway!”

Thank you to our Sponsors!

We would like to extend a HUGE thank you to our sponsors: Bank of Travelers Rest &Smith Dray Line! We are so appreciative of your donations to help get this Market going! 🙌🏻 If you are interested in sponsoring the market, please reach out to smcommunitymarket@gmail.com It takes a village!👊🏼 #newmarket #comingsoon #slatermariettasc #mariettasc #smcommunitymarketContinue reading “Thank you to our Sponsors!”

Getting Ready for the Market!

We are working hard to prepare for opening night on May 7th, from 4pm-8pm. We can’t wait to share our vendors and be in the community with you. We are still looking for volunteers to help us out with the concession stand and helping us with the flow of the Market. If you are interested,Continue reading “Getting Ready for the Market!”

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