all votes for Black Mountain Tailgate Market

  • Anonymous
  • 118 days, 5 hours ago
Great variety of produce and goods, and a great, relaxed community atmosphere.
  • Laura Issenmann
  • 155 days, 3 hours ago
It's close, shady, grassy, dog-friendly, and has everything--fish, lamb, chicken, veggies, crafts, coffee, etc. Super-friendly, the Saturday meeting place. Not too small, not too big--JUST RIGHT!
  • sandra arrowood
  • 157 days, 20 hours ago
  • Amber Lax
  • 158 days, 3 hours ago
  • channing ayers
  • 158 days, 5 hours ago
I love it!!!My favorite market of them all!!!So nice and grassy, safe for dogs and the kids
  • Gretchen Howard
  • 158 days, 6 hours ago
Love the food! Always fresh and local. The farmers are all so friendly. It's always a wonderful community gathering. I love cooking food during the week and recalling the faces of who I bought it from. So healthy and wonderful!!
  • Anonymous
  • 158 days, 7 hours ago
  • Julie Fals
  • 158 days, 15 hours ago
Great vibe, food, people, & community feel
  • M.E. Banks
  • 162 days, 17 hours ago
Wonderful vendors, fabulous quality and variety. Sense of friendship and community. LOCAL LOCAL LOCAL!It is the highlight of my weekend!
  • Anonymous
  • 164 days, 2 hours ago
The produce is consistently fresh, tasty and plentiful. The variety beats other markets and it's local. I like eating food grown in the same soil and air as I grown on.
  • Rebecca Brown
  • 164 days, 20 hours ago
I love having organic produce, seafood and other fresh items available in a convenient and friendly setting. It's a great way to spend an hour or two on a saturday morning.
  • Susan Chabot
  • 164 days, 23 hours ago
I look forward to starting my Saturday at the Tailgate Market. Great fresh local vegetables and great people!
  • Anonymous
  • 165 days, 1 hour ago
Because they are the epitome of local folks caring for, supporting, and investing in the local economy & scene!
  • Brett McCall
  • 165 days, 2 hours ago
Its the best local produce and people in town!
  • bert brown
  • 165 days, 3 hours ago
best local market
  • Ann Hartzog Hall
  • 165 days, 3 hours ago
I LOVE Black Mountain Tailgate Market!!! It personifies all that I love about living in Black Mountain..the small town, welcoming community , friendly atmoaphere, relaxed ambiance, time to visit with frinds and to buy healthy home grown local foods..Even importing fresh seafood!! Tailgate "has it all", and I want to see us featured in Southern Living and in Our State..Let's make this happen!!! Blessings on ALL..Annie Hall
  • Lisha Johnson
  • 165 days, 4 hours ago
Yummy local food! The abundant variety of just picked veggies, eggs, meats, goat's milk, baked goodies, and beautiful craftmanship. I love our black mountain community and being able to support fellow neighbors and see friendly faces at the start of my weekend makes me happy.
  • Anonymous
  • 165 days, 6 hours ago
Great Market, Great People.....Great Fun!!
  • Anonymous
  • 166 days, 6 hours ago
  • Bob Wardwell
  • 167 days, 1 hour ago
Excellent selection of products, well organized, want to support local agriculture.
  • Marline Houlk
  • 167 days, 16 hours ago
I enjoy the variety of products, the friendliness of the farmers, and the freshness of the produce!
  • Debralee Williams
  • 170 days, 14 hours ago
They are the very best!
  • Colleen Kelley
  • 171 days, 5 hours ago
  • Karen Paquette
  • 171 days, 21 hours ago
Its has everything we need for the week, its fresh, friendly and convenient and organic.
  • Helen Kraus
  • 172 days, 3 hours ago
It's well-organized with very friendly vendors and an excellent selection of produce. I especially love the music and flowers.
  • DeAnne Blackwell
  • 172 days, 3 hours ago
  • 172 days, 3 hours ago
  • Lisa McCrea
  • 172 days, 4 hours ago
Great local fresh food, great music, great people!!! Can't imagine Saturdays without it!!!!
  • Kaye DeBona
  • 172 days, 5 hours ago
It truly supports all the community and their products
  • Linda Metzner
  • 172 days, 5 hours ago
  • Anonymous
  • 172 days, 6 hours ago
great location, friendly and helpful vendors and a wide variety of veggies, flowers, crafts, etc. in a beautiful shaded location
  • Betty Twiss
  • 172 days, 6 hours ago
All the vendors are pleasant and the food is very fresh. I especially like the fresh fish. It's a long drive, but worth it.
  • Dawn Loftus
  • 172 days, 6 hours ago
Black Mountain Tailgate Market has such a relaxed atmosphere. All the vendors are friendly and enjoy talking with you. Black Mountain is such a great town, it is nice to visit after buying all the great produce at the market.
  • Helen Hey
  • 172 days, 14 hours ago
Fantastic vendors and the LOVLIEST spot for a farmer's market! Harry and Elaine ROCK!
  • Anonymous
  • 173 days, 16 hours ago
  • Lynn Pace
  • 173 days, 19 hours ago
It is the friendliest market anywhere...The vendors know their wares and sell the best quality...everything is delicious and fresh...You can have a great cup of coffee while you shop, talk with friends, and spend a wonderful morning..
  • anni tiernan
  • 173 days, 20 hours ago
because they sell food grown locally in "natural" soil because they are a community because I just plain like eating fresh produce
  • Keith Jackson
  • 176 days, 4 hours ago
This market its a true tailgate market where I can meet the growers and farmers, and I've never been dissapointed with any of the produce, meats, breads, or cheeses, that I go there to purchase, in fact I've had many occasion where on Monday or Tuesday I wanted more "of those great collards", or "that delicious Blue Gouda cheese" or "Black heart Cherries" and couldn't wait till the next Saturday morning.
  • Geoff Thompson
  • 176 days, 4 hours ago
awesome awesome awesome!
  • rebecca d'angelo
  • 176 days, 21 hours ago
because it is fabulous and they are pretty strict about making sure only farmers that don't use toxic sprays can be there.
  • Michelle Hamilton
  • 178 days, 3 hours ago
cause I just do!
  • Rena Henderson
  • 178 days, 8 hours ago
Beautifully set up> wonderful fresh veggies< etc,
  • sylvia stuart
  • 178 days, 9 hours ago
because they are local, friendly, have a great group of merchants, they are fun! They keep me up to date on what to expect at the market each week. If you got questions about growing food, composting, or about recipes,or just about anything they have answers!
  • Miller Shire
  • 178 days, 15 hours ago
All local, all organic, lots of variety in the vegetables offered plus fresh meats, seafood, crafts and music. A great place to buy healthy food and socialize with friends and neighbors. And no one else has Harry to declare the market open.
  • Brian Padgett
  • 178 days, 16 hours ago
Nothing beats home-grown
  • Judy Fore
  • 178 days, 18 hours ago
It's great, fresh, local food from friendly folks who work hard so we can eat healthier.
  • Jean Franklin
  • 178 days, 19 hours ago
The fresh produce is the most delicious produce I have ever eaten - so much more flavor than grocery store produce that was picked at least a week ago. We have a CSA box each week from Foothills Family Farms, also a flower share, and we buy all our meat and seafood there. Superb! We also support the local farmers to lessen the grip of agribusiness on our nation's food supply. We are opposed to genetically engineered, unregulated food.
  • David Sluder
  • 178 days, 20 hours ago
Great fresh local food, and great people!
  • Lisa Nowell
  • 178 days, 22 hours ago
I love the tailgate market - I always see friends and love getting fresh veggies. The art table for kids and the fresh lemonade is also a big draw for my daughter.
  • Darlene Dimenna
  • 178 days, 22 hours ago
I love the tailgate market because I don't have to shop at Ingles for produce in the summer time. I pick up my CSA and always find tasty treats for my boys.
  • Ann Vinson
  • 178 days, 22 hours ago
The vendors have become friends. Because of them I have begun eating more organics and refuse to buy certain items at the chain grocery stores. I do not worry about the food being recalled. It has been great fun watching the children of vendors grow up and to watch the various businesses expand. I truly miss the Saturday morning get-togethers during the winter months.
  • Anonymous
  • 178 days, 22 hours ago
it's my local market
  • Anonymous
  • 178 days, 22 hours ago
Saturday at the tail gate market is the high light of our week. We cannot wait to see what is being offered. The locally produced crops are fresh and well presented. The growers are both helpful and friendly. There are a lot of choices, and we also enjoy trying new things. The market is the best ever and seems to get better every week. The addition this year of locally produced goat cheese and fresh fish from the coast are wonderful.
  • Joan Engelhardt
  • 179 days, 1 hour ago
It's simply the best group of vendors and customers in the mountains. We have the best of local food, handmade crafts, music and an amazing community.
  • steven townsend
  • 181 days, 21 hours ago
I live in Black Mountain
  • Tracy DeVoe
  • 182 days, 14 hours ago
I support my BMTM because it brings my community together and provides a place where we can purchase an array of healthy products, organic foods, flowers, plants, as well as many other items, and establish personal relationships with all those that work so hard to bring all these things to our community. It is also leaves a very positive and creative impression on all the children that attend. You hear them talk of wanting to have there own stand where they are able to sell something they have made or grown. They get to see, first hand, the results of hard work and dedication, team work and accomplishment and they all seem to have a good time. We have a good thing going on here in Black Mountain!
  • Dorothy Kaylor
  • 182 days, 17 hours ago
Lots of friendly growers are offering to freshist and tastiest vegetables I have bought in years. Others are offering eggs and meat free of hormones and chemicals that I do not want to eat. Wonderful crafts are available fdrom local artisans. And the flowers are spectacularly colorful and fresh! My vote is for the Black Mountain Tailgate Market.
  • Trudy Cottone
  • 182 days, 22 hours ago
This market is located on a beautiful lot behind the First Baptist Church. It is a grassy area with old oak trees, a welcoming site. The BMTGM is a very family friendly area to spend on a Sat. morning. In addition to the fresh food(garden) vendors, there is a variety of local crafts and fresh baked breads,baked goods and fresh pies and cannolis. The vendors are especially friendly and accomadating. We also have a few children booths set up: toys for children and dogs and cats, dog treats, lemonade and more. There is even a face painting and arts booth. This is a very long standing market and still growing with enthusiam. Thanks for the opportunity.
  • lori osada
  • 183 days, 1 hour ago
It is the best market I have ever been to. It feels like family and all the vendors and customers are wonderful. The produce, value added food and crafts are awesome. Let's keep buying local. It's a great thing.
  • Marlisa Mills
  • 183 days, 1 hour ago
Fresh foods, gorgeous flowers, and wonderful crafts. The people are incredible!
  • Geni Stephenson
  • 185 days, 33 minutes ago
Favorite place to spend a Saturday morning.
  • Al Greene
  • 185 days, 21 hours ago
The freshest foods and friendliest people. All produce vendors are conscience farmers using farming techniques to maintain our natural resources and provide wholesome products for the table.
  • Harry Hamil
  • 185 days, 23 hours ago
There are many reasons. It was the first step in reviving local agriculture. It has a long history of providing a broad variety of fresh, low spray/no spray food at reasonable prices. Many of our summer visitors look forward to coming to it. It is creating new jobs for working people and is helping to broaden our economy. It keeps money at home. It strengthens our sense of community. And, it is fun!
  • Meredith McKissick
  • 198 days, 2 hours ago
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  • 198 days, 2 hours ago

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