Market News

Mercer Health Screenings and MountainFilm

Mercer University School of Medicine will return to Forsyth Farmers Market this Saturday (1/24) to provide free health screenings.  From 9am-1pm you can get your Body Mass Index (BMI), blood pressure and blood glucose checked. Don’t forget that  MountainFilm on Tour is this weekend.  MountainFilm on Tour is the traveling arm of the Telluide Mountain Film Festival […]

Blessings in a Book Bag 5K and Health Fair

Blessings in a Bag MLK 5K
On Saturday, January 17, FFM will be sharing the park with the Blessings in a Book Bag MLK 5k and Festival.  This great organization sends home food with youth every Friday and this is one of their major fundraisers for the year. Find out more about it here: Blessings in a Book Bag. Race Day Activities 7:00am Race […]

New for 2015!

We plan to have our first major Fundraising Event since we became a 501c3 nonprofit this spring. We appreciate all who donated at the end of the year to our call and those who donate yearly as a Friend of the Market or Sponsor.  If you’d like to help us come up with a great idea for […]

Giving and Growing

Donate to Forsyth Farmers Market
As you plan your end of year donations, please keep in mind that Forsyth Farmer’s Market is a 501(c)3, and that your donations are tax-deductible.  Your donation will go towards our mission of supporting sustainable agriculture and working on food access. For 2015, we will be supporting our farmers by creating a new source of […]

Shop Local Saturday – we’re open!

Open Labor Day Weekend
The Forsyth Farmer’s Market is open this Saturday, 11/29, from 9-1.  Some of our vendors are taking the weekend off and some are on a hiatus, but many will still be here and there will be plenty of delicious food for your table.  Here is a complete list: Whole Food Adam’s Farm-will return in 2015!  […]

Thanksgiving Dinner, Fresh From the Farm!

Thanksgiving Dinner
Forsyth Farmer’s Market is a great resource for Thanksgiving dinner, and for the entire holiday weekend! Vegetables, fruits, meats, breads, cheeses and even prepared foods will be on offer Saturday, 11/20, from 9-1.  Happy Thanksgiving!

Family Fun Day and Teddy Bear Clinic at FFM

Family Fun Day at FFM
Is that teddy bear looking at little peaked? At this Saturday’s FFM Family Fun Day, your beloved family teddy bear can get diagnosed and treated by students from Mercer University School of Medicine.  It’s all in good fun to introduce kids to medicine and answer questions they may have about [Teddy's] treatment. The Teddy Bear […]

FFM Closed this Weekend 11/8 for R’n'R Marathon

RocknRoll Marathon
The Savannah Rock ‘n’ Roll marathon is this weekend, and with 19,000 runners coming across the finish line at Forsyth Park, the farmer’s market will take the weekend off and see you next Saturday, 11/15.  Good thing we had a double dose of great food last weekend!

This weekend: FFM and Food Day!

Savannah Food Day 2014
The Forsyth Farmer’s Market will be at our regular location on Saturday 11/1 from 9-1. Many of our vendors will also be participating in the WellFed Savannah Food Day Festival on Sunday, 11/2 in Daffin Park from 11-6. A full weekend of great food events!

Charles Ellis Students: Food System, Food Justice

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In honor of Food Day 2014, Charles Ellis Montessori Academy Middle School students have been working on a community service project that incorporates themes of nutrition, local food education and food justice.  On Saturday, October 25, middle School students will be on hand to show how they have interpreted and redelivered the food system and […]