Welcome to the SIXTH SEASON at Lakeside Farmers' Market.
The results are in for "America's Favorite Farmers' Market 2012". Lakeside Farmers' Market, once again, was listed as one of the top five farmers' markets in Virginia. Lakeside was voted the #TWO mid-sized farmers' market in America. Lakeside Farmers' Market was listed as the Top Independently Owned Permanent Farmers' Market in America by "American Farmland Trust".
New this year at Lakeside Farmers' Market! Lakeside Trolley Company will make Lakeside Farmers' Market it's permanent home. Lakeside Trolley Company was first established in 1895 when Lewis Ginter purchased two trolleys and built a trolley line to the Lakeside Wheel Club and Lakeside Park (now the home of Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. The Lakeside Trolley is available for parades and shows by special requests. Watch for the trolley on Wednesdays and Saturdays and follow it to Lakeside Farmers' Market. More information of the original Lakeside Trolley can be found at www.lakesideavenue.net and visit the LOCAL HISTORY page.
Lakeside Farmers' Market (located at 6110 Lakeside Ave. Richmond/Henrico, Va. 23228 (one block south of Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden) offers Local Seasonal Produce, Meats, Cheeses and Baked Goods and Hand Made Items from Local Artists. Arts, Crafts, Dining, Housewares, and Jewelry are located in the retail shops adjacent to the market. For a list of businesses on Lakeside Ave. go to www.lakesideavenue.net .
This is an Independently Owned, Permanent Farmers' Market, operating under the Pavilion at Lakeside Towne Center. The market is open April-December, two days per week. Wednesdays Dawn til Dusk. Most vendors come early and stay the entire day. We are open Saturdays 8AM til noon.