Catch Poppy Tooker Signing our new CCFM Cookbook

Thirteen years in the making, the Crescent City Farmers Market Cookbook tells the story of our New Orleans food community - family farmers, fishermen, chefs and local food-loving market shoppers. Author and long-time CCFM supporter Poppy Tooker will sign copies of our brand new book all around town this month. Hope to see you there!

Poppy Book SigningBook signings are scheduled for the following dates. Market signings frequently feature a chef, farmer or market shopper cooking demonstration. Additional events are being planned, so stay tuned!

  • Tues., March 3, CCFM, 200 Broadway St. (Tulane Univ. Sq.), 9:30-11:30am
  • Sat., March 7, CCFM, 700 Magazine St. (corner of Girod), 9:30-11:30am
  • Tuesday, March 10, CCFM, 200 Broadway St, (Tulane Univ. Sq.), 9:30-11:30am
  • Thursday, March 12, CCFM Cooks! Book Signing Benefit with special guest Alice Waters, 200 Broadway St, (Tulane Univ. Sq.) 6:00-9:00pm
  • Sat, March 14, CCFM, 700 Magazine St. (corner of Girod), 9:30-11:30am
  • Sat. March 14, Octavia Books, 513 Octavia Street, 899-7323, 2:00-4:00pm
  • Tues., March 17, Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the Market. Chef Matt Murphy of Melange in the Ritz-Carlton New Orleans prepares his Irish Stew, featured in our new CCFM Cookbook, 200 Broadway St, (Tulane Univ. Sq.), 10am
  • Tues., March 17, Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St, 895-2266, 5:30-7:00 pm
  • Thurs, March 19, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp Street, 539-9600, 6:30-8:00 pm
    Sat, March 21, CCFM, 700 Magazine St. (corner of Girod), 9:30-11:30 am
  • Tues, March 24, CCFM, 200 Broadway St. (Tulane Univ. Sq.), 9:30-11:30 am
  • Sat, March 28, CCFM, 700 Magazine St. (corner of Girod), 9:30-11:30 am
  • Monday, April 6, Garden District Book Shop – Book Club, 2727 Prytania St, 895-2266, 5:30-6:30 pm

More signings are also in the works for the Tennessee Williams Literary Fest, multiple Jazz Fest events, and Tales of the Cocktail in July.

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Market Umbrella is an independent nonprofit 501(c)(3), based in New Orleans, whose mission is to cultivate the field of public markets for public good. Market Umbrella has operated the Crescent City Farmers Markets (CCFM) since 1995.

Crescent City Farmers Market


The Crescent City Farmers Market operates weekly year-round in four New Orleans neighborhoods. The CCFM hosts nearly 80 local small farmers, fishers and food producers, and more than 100,000 shoppers annually.