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Call us 980-293-2698.
Community Outreach
Share The Harvest Challenge is a fresh produce donations effort that challenges market customers and farmers to help feed hungry local residents who turn to the Matthews Help Center for food assistance. Please place donations in the coolers near the Community House.
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All foods are locally grown or produced. Fish, when available, is line-caught and landed on the North Carolina coast.
Produce: carrots (assorted varieties), sweet potatoes, beets (assorted varieties), turnips, endives and frisee , green onions (limited quantity), Asian greens, sun chokes, arugula, specialty salad mix, spinach, sorrel, Claytonia, Mache, Italian dandelion, Minutina, watercress, field-grown lettuce mixes, greenhouse-grown lettuces, micro greens, edible flowers, fresh mushrooms, fresh cut culinary herbs
Meats and Poultry: 
pork: assorted cuts (ground, tenderloin, chops, sausages, ribs) 
chicken: assorted cuts
Water buffalo meat: assorted cuts
Dairy:  Handmade Italian cow's milk cheeses (ricotta, mozzarella, smoked mozzarella, burrata), quark cheese, cottage cheese, goat's milk chevre and cultured butter.  Water buffalo soft and hard aged cheeses 
Other farm products: artisan jams and jellies, free-range chicken and duck eggs, dehydrated apples, dried pepper products, hot chili oil, loofahs
Specialty Prepared Foods: fresh handmade pasta, fresh tomato sauce
Beverages: brewed coffee, tea; hot chocolate; Kombucha
Baked Goods: 
Breads - classics, focaccia, whole wheat, honey oat, walnut raisin, rye, brioche, baguettes, vollkorn
Sweets - European pastries (croissants, Danish pastries, Kouign Amman), muffins, duffins, carmelita bars, crumb cake, cookies, quick breads
Farm Crafts:  hand carved wood cutting boards, bowls and utensils, natural soaps and spa products, handcrafted wood grilling/cooking planks
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Please consider supporting us by becoming a Friend Of The Market or a business sponsor.  Click on the "Donate" button for more information.
Thank you to our 2017 sponsors:
Legacy Landscaping Inc. 
Charlotte Wealth Management
Chef's Table Pinot Noir 
John Street Graphics 
Matthews Animal Clinic
Clean Air Lawn Care Charlotte 
Real Food Carolyn  
Renfrow Hardware 
Aaron Quality Signs 
Swimmer Insurance Agency  

Welcome To The Matthews Community Farmers' Market! 
Hours: Saturdays 8am - 10am (Winter Hours Through March) 
 Rain or Shine - Free Parking - Most Vendors Accept Credit Cards - No Dogs Allowed
We are the largest, most diverse producers-only farmers' market in the greater Charlotte area. All food and other market products, except fish, are grown, raised or made within 50 miles of Matthews.​ You buy directly from the local producer - the person who grew it or made it.  You'll find lots of freshly harvested produce, naturally raised meats, handcrafted cheeses, fresh eggs, local honey, plants, baked goods, specialty prepared foods and hand-crafted items. But, we're more than a farmers' market. For 26 years we've provided a lively community gathering place in downtown Matthews to shop, nibble, relax and meet your neighbors. Come enjoy all we have to offer, including live music, cooking demonstrations by top local chefs and family activities!

Buying locally grown foods supports local farmers and the local economy.
Check Out What's Selling This Saturday, February 24
Our Winter Market December Through March, New Hours 8am - 10am
 Tailgate Market Update

Our winter market began on December 2, with shortened hours 8 am to 10 am, every Saturday through March.  Please note that there will be no tailgate market during this winter season.  The following tailgate vendors will be re-located to the traditional market during this time:
Rowland's Row Family Farm: center tent booth between Cannizzaro Sauces and Grateful Growers
Gilcrest Natural Farm: center tent booth next to Chef Charles Catering
Chili Mama D's Gourmet Salsas: perimeter booth between Carolina Artisan Breads and Windcrest Farms
Lil Rebel Bakery: perimeter booth between Summer Star Farms and Tega Hills Farm
Queen City Bakery:  perimeter booth next to Good Cup Coffee Co. 

We believe this consolidation will benefit the vendors and enhance our customer experience. 

February 24, 2018 

"Roll On Spring!"