The Farmers' Market at Citizen Square is at the heart of historic downtown Rocky Mount and the gateway to the Crooked Road, Virginia's Heritage Music Trail. The market is surrounded by unique shops, Franklin County's main library and an abundance of Rocky Mount history. The market is a focal point of relaxation, recreation, celebration and commerce for Rocky Mount and Franklin County. The market, located at 435 Franklin Street, is open Monday through Saturday from 6 AM to 5 PM and features a variety of fresh produce, home baked goods, arts, crafts, plants, fresh cut flowers, honey, greenery, jams, jellies and a variety of other seasonal items.
The market is fully handicapped accessible and features restrooms that are open during the regular hours of operation and a concession stand that is used during special events.
The Farmers' Market is also used for special events and many of the festivals and events held in Rocky Mount are at the Farmers' Market.
Space is available on a daily, monthly or yearly basis. For information on renting a space, contact the Retail Merchants Association at (540) 483-9211.
The large center section of the market and the concession stand can be rented for events. For more information, contact the Town Manager's office at (540) 483-7660.
Parking is available at the market and there is ample parking for tour buses nearby.