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New season for Old Town Farmers Market opens Thursday in Rock Hill

Singer-songwriter Arsena Schroeder will perform Thursday at the Old Town Market in downtown Rock Hill.
Singer-songwriter Arsena Schroeder will perform Thursday at the Old Town Market in downtown Rock Hill. Courtesy of Arsena Schroeder

Local farmers and artisans return to downtown Rock Hill Thursday for the first Old Town Farmers Market of the season.

For the sixth year in a row, shoppers will be able to pick up seasonal produce, pastured meats, local honey, baked goods, plants, and handmade works by local artisans. The market will be open from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at 115 Caldwell St., and again from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.

The market will open twice a week through Aug. 29.

Every market will include free live entertainment and many will have children’s activities.

Thursday’s market will feature pop-soul singer Arsena Schroeder, and Saturday’s will include a performance from singer-songwriter Alan Barrington.

Old Town Farmers Market is presented by the City of Rock Hill and the Old Town Association. Any individual or business can support the market by making a tax-deductible donation. Funds will to be used to help promote and sustain the market.

SNAP benefits will continue to be accepted and an ATM is available on premises. Select vendors also accept WIC and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Vouchers.

Bristow Marchant •  803-329-4062

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