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September 26, 2016

Check out our new digs!

Fresh & Local

The moment you’ve been waiting for is finally here! Our new Saturday market location officially opens this Saturday, October 1st at 8:00 a.m. We’re bringing out the giant ribbon and garden shears to cut it. The celebration will continue with live music from Spider Murphy, a cooking demonstration with the newly opened restaurant Meril’s, and samples from our exceptional vendors. See you at the opening!

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pick of the week

Pick of the Week:
Moonlight Market Fundraiser

Our annual fundraiser Moonlight Market is right around the corner on Saturday, October 8th! The night includes 25+ of the best bars and restaurants in town, live music by the Brass-A-Holics, a silent auction, and so much more. Purchase tickets here.

Soft Shell Crabs

Fresh Louisiana soft shell crabs will be at the Tuesday Market! Get them while you can at 200 Broadway St. starting at 9 a.m.

pick of the week

pick of the week

Yoga at the Market!

This week is the final Yoga at the Market on Thursday, September 29th. Bring a mat, water bottle, and join us at 5:00 p.m. at 3700 Orleans Avenue for an hour of yoga!

Tuesday’s Green Plate Special:
La Cocinita

Come for breakfast and taco bout what you want for lunch! La Cocinita will be serving outside the Tuesday Market on September 27th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

La Cocinita

recipe of the week

Recipe of the Week:
Sweet Corn Soup with Crab

Fresh crab and local corn make the basis for this soup recipe. It’s certain to be a crowd pleaser.

What’s your favorite dish to make at home from the goods you buy at our market? Share them with us on Instagram (@crescentcityfarmersmkt) and have your recipe featured in our weekly newsletter!

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Market Umbrella


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.