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ON DAWSON BETWEEN MAIN AND BYDEN! Bexley Farmers Market: August 13

Thank you for respecting the guidelines set forth by the Bexley Farmers Market as we

continue in our mission to keep the community safe and our market open! Please

remember that 4-4:30 PM is reserved for vulnerable populations.

Farmers Market Returns to Dawson Today


The Bexley Farmers Market has returned to its home on Dawson Avenue, but now spread across two blocks, from Main Street to Sherwood, and Sherwood to Bryden. Sherwood is accessible to automobile traffic, as normal.

If you choose to visit the Bexley Farmers Market, the market asks you to follow these strict, preventive measures to keep yourself, your farmers and food producers, and your community safe:

  • If you feel ill or at all unwell, do not enter the market.

  • Maintain 6’ social distancing at all times.

  • NO MASK. NO ENTRY.

  • One adult from each household, please.

  • The market is limiting the number of people in the market space at one time. While you wait for entry, be respectful and allow for safe distancing between you and other customers.

  • The market is one way traffic only. If you forget something, please return to the queue for reentry.

  • Do not touch any products. When you have identified the product(s) you want to purchase, ask the vendor to collect and package the goods for you.

  • Do not linger or socialize so that all customers have the opportunity to shop.

  • Limit use of reusable grocery bags due to uncertainty surrounding surface contamination and life span of the virus.

  • When possible, pre-order directly from vendors to limit the need to exchange currency onsite. 

  • No pets in the marketplace.  

Farmers Markets = Safer Food Shopping


“There are benefits to visiting a farmers market in light of coronavirus in terms of the fact that you’re outside, there’s fresh air moving and the supply chain is shorter,” said Yvonne Michael, an epidemiologist at Drexel University School of Public Health.

Although it's too early to scientifically prove that shopping at farmers markets is safer, there are already clear health benefits to markets staying open, not least of which being that a shorter supply chain allows for more stability while grocery stores are being challenged to keep items in stock."


Read more in this article from WHYY sharing the importance and safety of farmers markets.

Thank you for shopping at the Bexley Farmers Market, and for supporting our farmers and food producers!

Our vendors for market on Thursday, August 13 include:


Between Main and Sherwood:

Chuck Evans' MONTEZUMA Brand Sauces & Salsas

Two Roasting Joes

9N Farm

Solo Merengues

Dutch Creek Goat Farm

Hirsch Fruit Farm

Sweet Thing Gourmet

Darby Valley Farm

Cakes by Kat Bake Shop

The Fromagerie

Havana Mia

The Finest Edge


Between Sherwood and Bryden:

Bluegreen Gardens

Harriet Gardens

Kingdom Fish

The Farmstead Market

Fox Hollow Farm Naturally

Lona Belle's Home Baked Goods

Columba's Mexican Food

The Cakehound

Double Comfort Foods

The Crazy Cucumber

Yoder Farms

SaraBee Honey


Join us every Thursday through October from 4-7 PM, rain or shine!

Support your market! We have partnered with the Bexley Community Foundation to receive contributions to the Bexley Farmers' Market. Every dollar to the Bexley Community Foundation is reinvested in Bexley organizations, ideas and projects – allowing our community to dream big for Bexley. Please consider giving to your market today!

Bexley Farmers Market

745 Pleasant Ridge Avenue (between Mound and Astor)

Capital University S2 Parking Lot

Bexley, Ohio 43209

As a reminder, during COVID-19 procedures, the market will reserve the 4-4:30 PM time for vulnerable populations. For more information, or questions related to any of our services, please contact us via email at getfreshbexley@gmail.com.

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