How many things by season season’d are
To their right praise and true perfection
(Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice, act V scene 1)
Seasonal fresh produce; artisan breads, pies, cakes, scones, savory biscuits, brownies,
cookies and other baked goods; beef, poultry, eggs, and seafood; jams and jellies,
salsas and sauces; plants and flowers; hand-
Special events are planned each month to coincide with the Farmers’ Market and Antiques to Flea Market. See the City events site for details. First Friday events include Concerts in the Courtyard at the Courthouse Galleries Museum. Saturday events take place in the Courtyard (next to the farmers’ market), the new Children’s Museum of Virginia, and the Naval Shipyard Museum, all within a short walking distance of free parking.
Plans for future markets include cooking demonstrations/competitions, cookbook signings, art shows, and other attractions.