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About the Trail

If you love shopping at your local farmers market and eating with the season, this trail is for you. The Virginia is for Farmers Market Lovers Trail connects local food lovers with Virginia’s farmers markets, farms, and farm-to-table restaurants.

Wherever local foodies travel, they love to sample regional flavors to discover a true taste of the place they are visiting. One of the best places to start your visit is at the farmers market. Farmers, chefs, bakers, cheese makers and more converge at market to provide the best in handcrafted and locally grown products.


Farmers markets are also great places to find recommendations of restaurants and other fun food excursions. Strike up a conversation with a vendor or market manager to find hidden gems and authentic spots.


Start planning your local food centered road trip today. Use our map to find a Virginia farmers market.


Find out what is in season in Virginia

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The Virginia is for Farmers Market Lovers Trail is a collaboration between the Virginia Farmers Market Association, Virginia Tourism Corporation, and Virginia State University.

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