Guide to Night Market at Nashville Farmers Market

Guide to Night Market at Nashville Farmers Market

The Night Market at Nashville Farmers Market marries together the absolute best in local foods, music and festivities in a nighttime, party-like environment that is only held a handful of times a year!  Held on the third Friday each month during the summer, the next Night Market will be held this Friday, July 19 and if you haven't been to one yet, mark your calendar!  Running from 5pm - 8pm, the Nashville Farmers Market comes alive at night with subtle lights hanging everywhere, live music from great local bands playing throughout, samples of great local produce, meats cheeses and more, wine and beer, and the hustle and bustle of all the NFM Merchants.

Nestled in the center, the Market House merchants will all be open late and even those that normally only come on Saturday will be there Friday.  The Grow Local Kitchen is always a hit and will be putting on some great cooking demonstrations for all to see.  On the farm side, there will be all the great local produce, meats, cheeses and more you've come to love from the best Nashville farmers.  The Flea Market will be open as well and don't miss the Plant/ Craft/ Seasonal shed with all kinds of interesting local finds.Night Market ACTIVENOW

General Information

This free event is 5-8 p.m. Friday at 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd.  The farm side will be overflowing with delicious local produce, meats, cheeses, and more. The Market House restaurants and shops will be open special hours and with special menus. The Market House merchants who normally can come only Saturdays will be bringing it Friday for you. The Flea Market side will be open to regular merchants special guests this evening. The Grow Local Kitchen will cooking and putting on live demonstrations all night long! Music by great local artists, local beer & wine sales and so much more. 

Check out the website or Facebook Page for additional details on local music performers and other Night Market information, 615-880-2001

Farm Sheds

The Nashville Farmers Market has two "Farm" sheds filled with the best local, seasonal prepared foods, soaps, milk, cheese and more.  In addition, you can actually meet the local  ranchers, bakers, and farmers that are brinigng you all their foods.  Summer is an amazing time of year to visit the Farmers Market, and the Night Market makes it that much more appealing.  All the best produce and vegetables are coming into season currently.  


For this month's Night Market, make sure you check out the Artichokes, Bell Peppers and Blackberries as they are just now coming into season!  Also, this might be your last time to get some fresh, local beets, green beans and leeks as they are out of season soon!  Check out the full seasonality chart to find out when all your favorite fruits and vegetables are in season.

Tennessee Seasonality Chart

Market House Merchants

Looking for some great seafood?  Don't miss Wild and Local as they are one of our favorites, bringing you wild-caught and sustainably fished fresh seafood as well as local meats from farms within a 100 mile radius of Nashville.  

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Have a hankering for some freshly made Pizza?  Try Bella Nashville and their amazing handmade gourmet pizzas made with market fresh ingredients!

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A fan of Arnold Mynt?  Try his AM@FM which offers a quick and casual lineup of amazing sandwiches and salads for dine-in or on the go.


Market House Merchant Lineup:


Ann Marie’s Artisan Bakery

B&C Market BBQ

Bella Nashville

ButterCake Babe’s Coffee Cafe

Chicago Gyro


Crossroads Pets—Shop & Adopt

Dipped Delights


El Burrito Mexicano

Era’s Lemonade

Essence Tree Holistic Life

Farmers Deli & Grille

Geraldine’s Famous Chess Pies

Green Asia

International Market-Shreeji’s

Jamaicaway Restaurant

Leo Sushi

My Music Movement

Propaganda Jewelry Party

Randy’s Famous Cheesecake

Sampson’s Paintings & Portraiture

Swagruha Indian Restaurant

The Nashville Jam Company

The Original Nooleys

The Sweet Stash

The Tamale Pot

Wild & Local

Yeast Nashville


Night Market July is set to be an amazing event! Make sure you come out and enjoy one of the coolest  summertime events Nashville has to offer.  Snap some pics, share them on our Facebook Page and let us know how you liked it!



Posted Monday, July 15, 2013 by Michael Gonzales in Guides, Events, Spotlight, Places