Fredericksburg real estate families eat healthy and feel great. Filled with fresh food each week, the Fredericksburg Farmers Market presents a vast variety of fruits, vegetables, meats and other staples. Wares are expertly displayed by the locale's farmers and bakers. Three convenient locations make shopping a breeze. It’s easy to skip the grocery store and shop in the fresh air instead.

The Hurkamp Farmers Market takes place year round Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Hurkamp Park. Found on the sides of Prince Edward and George Streets colorful fruits and vegetables draw folks in. Grass fed meats, free range eggs, and local honey all line the aisles. Homemade baked goods tempt those with a sweet tooth. Cookies, brownies and cakes are prettily wrapped and ready for folks to take home for dessert. Handcrafted items are also often in the stands. Local artists proudly display their whimsical and unique efforts. Special events frequent the Hurkamp Farmers Market calendar. Favorite pastimes include Art in the Park, Kids’ Market, Farmers Market Week, Community Day and Harvest Festival.

Thursdays in May through October mark the season for the Mayfield Neighborhood Market. Held in the late afternoons from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the corners of Dixon and Tyler Streets this Fredericksburg real estate area is known for both produce and vibrant plants and flowers. Also activated seasonally, the Mary Washington Healthcare Market Express is accessed at 1001 Sam Perry Blvd. and open from May until September.

Fredericksburg Homes are Filled with Memories Tried and True

Many parents take the opportunity offered by the Fredericksburg Farmers Market to prepare farm to table meals. Simple times often make the best memories and cooking together is a tradition long inspired. Consulting a recipe, shopping for ingredients and then preparing dinner with youngsters in Fredericksburg homes creates feel good moments that are truly cherished. Information on additional Regional Farmers Markets in the area can be found here.