There will be a wedding held at The South of the James Farmers Market this Saturday, June 6, 2015. At 10:00 am, between sales of produce, baked goods, coffee and eggs, owner and founder of GrowRVA, Karen Atkinson, will wed Doug Grisevich, operations coordinator for GrowRVA. The couple met three years ago at The South … Continue reading Wedding Day at SOJ!
GrowRVA is headed to the beach … Colonial Beach! This Thursday our Colonial Beach Farmers Market kicks off at 4pm at Denson’s Grocery. There are a number of farms at the South of the James Market that call the Northern Neck region home…. Walnut Hill Farm, Reyes Farm, Norma’s Produce and Grandma’s Garden are all … Continue reading Thursday’s Colonial Beach Farmers Market
If you’re cooking for Mom this weekend, you know our market vendors have you covered! Look for … Spring produce – strawberries, asparagus, greens, beets, onions, herbs and more! Meat – beef, lamb, pork, chicken & seafood Cheese & Eggs Baked Goods & Prepared Foods of many many flavors Did you also know that the markets … Continue reading Mother’s Day Weekend Farmers Markets
How well do you know the faces at SOJ? Match these beautifully bearded faces to South of the James Market vendors, staff and musicians for a chance to win a $50 Gift certificate to GrowRVA’s markets. Details below. Match the faces in the image to these businesses: Generation Cakes Grayhaven Winery GrowRVA Markiss Blowfish Tater … Continue reading 2nd Annual Growing Season Beard Contest
Due to ice in the main parking lot, the South of the James Market vendors will set up near the Stone House in Forest Hill Park this Saturday. The Stone House is at Stonewall Ave & W 41st St (23225). This is not far from where we normally set up and is conveniently near the … Continue reading Temporary Move: SOJ Market at Stone House this Saturday
We’re extremely excited to share this news … Starting in May 2015, we are teaming up with The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen to bring you a Sunday Brunch Farmers Market! More details and a list of vendors is coming in early Spring. Continue reading Coming in May: a Sunday Brunch Farmers Market!
There are 28 days until Christmas. We are counting down the first 12 shopping days with ideas for handmade gifts from local artisans. Continue reading 12 Days of RVA Christmas Shopping
This Saturday at the South of the James Market, you’ll find an amazing selection of fresh and local fare that’s perfect for your holiday feast. To get an idea of the variety, scroll down to see the food vendors we are expecting this Saturday. And of course, SOJ offers a fabulous group of artisans bringing you … Continue reading Let SOJ add local to your table this Thanksgiving
This Saturday, November 15th, marks the 37th anniversary of the Richmond Marathon. America’s Friendliest Marathon brings thousands of runners and supporters to our area. Unfortunately, it also brings those dreaded road closures that make getting to SOJ a little challenging. Don’t worry. We have the answer! Continue reading Getting to SOJ during the Marathon
It’s Urban Farm Fest time!!! After the farmers market on Saturday, come over to the market manager’s house / farm in Lakeside for a party! Enjoy live music, tasty food & family fun at this unique Northside home. Music: Urban Farm Fest will feature music by the very talented Crain Brothers Band. These RVA-based brothers, sons … Continue reading Urban Farm Fest featuring The Crain Brothers Band!