Our Farmers’ Markets: Fresh Produce from Shreveport-Bossier City
Shreveport Farmers’ Market
101 Crockett St., Shreveport
During most Saturday mornings in the summer and fall, over 100 vendors selling fresh produce, meats and a variety of merchandise invade Festival Plaza in downtown. On Tuesday afternoons, a smaller market also takes place. www.shreveportfarmersmarket.com
Benton Farmers’ Market
495 Simpson St., Benton
On the outskirts of Bossier City, the bustling town of Benton hosts a farmers’ market with local arts and crafts vendors as well as live entertainment. The market is open Sundays in June and July. www.bentonlafarmersmarket.com
Bossier City Farmers Market
2950 East Texas St., Bossier City
In the parking lot of Pierre Bossier Mall, farmers and vendors gather from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. The market is open through Nov. 19. For more information, visit www.bossiercityfarmersmarket.com
Mall St. Vincent South Highland Summer Market
1133 St. Vincent Ave., Shreveport
Kick off your weekend with a trip to South Highland Summer Market on Friday nights. The event takes place from early May and closes in July. To keep up with the summer market, go to www.facebook.com/MallStVincent.
Provenance Farmers Markets
1968 Bridgewater Ave., Shreveport
The Provenance Community in South Shreveport hosts a seasonal market Thursdays and Saturdays. Enjoy live music, ready-to-eat food and fresh produce and meats from around the Ark-La-Tex. For dates, follow www.facebook.com/YourProvenance.