Put the faces to your favorite local foods! Meet and support those that devote their time, resources and land to feeding us. Ask them about the varieties of tomatoes they are selling, how to roast that chicken, or how long you can expect that bag of lettuce to last.
The Shopping Center on East State has businesses that cater to all your various needs.
Hundreds of growers utilize the auction as a place to sell their locally grown produce at wholesale to other businesses in the region, including restaurants, schools, hospitals, pop-up markets in rural areas with limited fresh food access, plus individual buyers who can and preserve.
The Undercover Market is a great spot to pick-up grass-fed meats and dairy, as well as farmstead cheeses.
Head to the Lakeisde Farmers Market for local produce and hand-crafted items This twice-weekly market takes place at storage facility at the turnoff to the Alexander School complex. The vendors use the storage units as store fronts. The Lakeside Farmers Market runs Saturdays and Sundays into the fall from 10:00am -2:00pm. Visit Website Location: 6100 School View
Shop local produce, meats, baked goods, plus plants and hand-crafted items at the Shade Community Market The market runs Saturdays 9:00 am-1:00pm and Tuesdays 3:00 pm-7:00 pm, May-October.
Location: 468 Richland Avenue, Athens Phone: 740-592-1555 A local chain of grocery stores that carry many regional and local products.
Bella Vino is Athens’ source for fine and organic wine along with craft beer at affordable prices!
Kroger supplies much of the Athens area with a variety of foods and everyday home products.
Walmart supplies nearly all of your living needs from a grocery market to a retail store.
The New Market is your one-stop shop for any Asian and ethnic meals that you’re wanting to try out or just perfect.
Every Saturday, May 9 through October 31 stroll through the Nelsonville Farmers Market to purchase the season’s freshest produce, yummy baked goods and a couple of plants for your garden.
The Bulk Food Depot has a vast selection of spices, dried fruits, trail mixes, flour and many more choices..
Frog Ranch Foods proudly offers a line of wholesome, high quality, great tasting all natural salsa and pickles, selling at a rate of one jar per minute, in grocery and specialty food stores throughout the country.
Locally owned grocery store carrying many locally produced items.
They are a small, independent, but full-service, natural foods grocery store. They feature a wide selection of ethnic, vegetarian, organic, and special-dietary-needs foods.
The Pit Stop Busy Day Market offers a wide variety of groceries including many local brands, a great selection of beer and wine.