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South End Garden Party at Friendship Trays

Come join us this Thursday for a Garden Party at the Friendship Trays‘ Demo Garden at 2401 Distribution Street off Remount Rd in South End. Each month South End hosts social events for business owners, residents and most anyone interested in joining us at various locations throughout South End. Changing the locations allows us the opportunity … Continue reading

Not Just Coffee now open in Atherton Market

Many of you have been to Not Just Coffee in the 7th Street Public Market Uptown and enjoyed a delicious pour over or cappuccino. Last Tuesday they had their Grand Opening at their newest location in the Atherton Market and starting on Wednesday, June 19th, they will open at 7am Tuesday through Friday and at … Continue reading

Atherton Market and Saturday Morning….Winning Combination

  The Market is open Tue 10am-7pm, Wed 10am -2pm, Thur 10am-2pm, Fri 10am-2pm and Sat 9am – 2pm and is located at 2000 South Blvd in the back of Atherton Mill. What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? Just in time for nearly spring, we’d like to introduce the young couple pictured right … Continue reading

Kathleen Purvis Book Signing at Atherton Market

Each week I re-post the Atherton Market weekly newsletter so you can see the events happening each week. Market is open year round, Tue-Sat from 9am to 2pm with extended hours on Tuesdays to 7pm. Lots of great things lined up for this week with a special book signing by Charlotte Observer Food Writer Kathleen … Continue reading

Atherton Market Update

The following is reposted from the market manager of the Atherton Market. Lots of great events coming up so make certain you don’t miss out! What’s Happening this Week at the Atherton Market? The next big event you should know about is the Lucky Fish Oyster Roast and Low Country Boil on Friday, November 2nd.  … Continue reading

Cast Iron Waffles and Cluck Around added to Atherton Market

The following is the weekly newsletter from Atherton Market manager, Lynn Caldwell. The farmers market is open year round, 5 days a week Tue-Sat 9am -2pm with extended hours on Tue until 7pm. What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? We have the opportunity to introduce not one, but two new vendors to the … Continue reading

Bringing You Local Since 1979

South End offers two great places for buying local food on a weekly basis: Atherton Market and Healthy Home Market. Atherton Market is Charlotte’s first year round, indoor farmer’s market that has been open for a couple years and now operating 5 days a week. Scroll down to see this week’s Market Newsletter. Healthy Home … Continue reading

Atherton Market: Come Experience Local

Come experience the local produce of the region at the Atherton Farmer’s Market. Open 5 days a week, Tue – Sat from 9am to 2pm. Short trip down the light rail to East/West Station and quick walk south about half a block to Atherton Mill. The market is in the old Trolley Barn. See the … Continue reading

Off to Market We Go

Saturday morning and the Atherton Market has been open for an hour already with lots of great local produce, proteins and local sourced food items. Below you can read the weekly market update, see some pictures from my visit this past week of a couple vendors and see what Luck Fish will be serving up … Continue reading

Saturday at Atherton Mill and Market

As you wake up this Saturday morning and plan your day, I recommend a trip to Atherton Market. We go to grocery stores to buy food but we go to farmers markets for an experience. Clearly you are getting the freshest, local produce and proteins around when you shop a market, but you get the social … Continue reading

South End Local Foodie Finder

I always enjoy relaying the weekly newsletter from Atherton Market but it dawned on me that South End offers a variety of Local Food options and those stories need to be shared. With that in mind I am starting a weekly post called South End Local Foodie Finder. Here I will relay weekly updates on the places, events and specials pertaining to Local Food in South End. The Atherton … Continue reading

Atherton Market: New Hours and Grilling Demo

Atherton Market starts their new 5 day a week schedule today. They are now Tue – Sat 9am to 2pm. Read the newsletter below from market manager, Lynn Caldwell for all the details. What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? Consistent hours, cooperative vendors, creative displays and signage!  That is what is new and … Continue reading

Atherton Market, Now 5 Days a Week!

We have all been waiting for it and this week it finally happens. Atherton Market will now be open 5 days a week starting Tuesday. The new hours will be Tuesday through Saturday from 9am to 2pm and on Tuesday only they will keep their original later hours of being open until 7pm. On Tuesday evenings and … Continue reading

Mint Chocolate Chip takes Gold

This past Saturday, South End hosted the first ever Homemade Ice Cream Churn Off at the Atherton Market. What began as just a fun idea while on family vacation turned into a great community wide event. We had 6 different entries for our first Churn Off: Key Lime Yogurt, Strawberry Ice Cream, Vanilla Ice Cream with … Continue reading

Ice Cream Churn Off Today at Atherton

Ready for some homemade ice cream?!?! Me too! Join us today at the Atherton Market for the first ever South End Churn Off. We have 7 homemade ice cream entries which we will start churning between 10 and 10:30am so we have the ice cream completed for judging at Noon. We will have an official … Continue reading

Atherton Market Moving to 5 Days A Week

Exciting news coming from Atherton Market this week. Below is Lynn’s weekly newsletter so I won’t steal all her thunder and let you read it. One note about the South End Churn Off. Many of you want to come taste the ice cream. Make certain you are at the market by noon on Saturday if … Continue reading

Pancake Breakfast at Atherton Market to Support Firefighters

Join us this Saturday, June 16 for the 2nd Annual Firefighters Pancake Breakfast at the Atherton Market. This event is a fundraiser for the Charlotte Fire Dept Auxiliary, which is a non-profit connected to the Charlotte Fire Dept that helps care for fire fighters and their families in time of need. Pancakes will be locally sourced to the … Continue reading

Ho.Ho.Ho…December Gallery Crawl Details

December South End Gallery Crawl Friday, December 2, 2011 6-9pm The final Gallery Crawl of 2011 is this Friday and it’s going to be a lot of fun with tons of exhibitions and holiday fun happening throughout South End. For starters, the Dilworth Artisan Station will host their Holiday Open House with three floors of … Continue reading

Saturday at South End Soul

Saturday will be one of the busiest days with a lot of events happening during South End Soul and here is my quick overview of all the events so you can pick and choose and spend a morning, an afternoon, an evening or the whole day in South End: Breakfast – Lots of great options … Continue reading

Introducing the South End Super Flea

Two years ago while attending a conference on public markets in New York, we made a stop at the Brooklyn Flea. It was a rainy day but there were still 50 vendors set up in a huge Catholic church parking lot. The Brooklyn Flea blew my mind and I knew when I returned to Charlotte … Continue reading