The East Jerusalem Fresh Food on the Block Farmer’s Market at 1009 Rebecca Avenue in Hattiesburg meets every Saturday in East End (Friendship) Park from June to the first Saturday in August from 7:00 am to 11:00 am. The Market closes down for the last three weeks in August and picks back the first week of September and goes to the middle of November.
We feature locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables…fresh peaches, plums, nectarines, tomatoes, squash, eggplant, okra, peas (all kinds), beans and last, but not least, watermelons, greens and sweet potatoes.
Vendors at the market take Senior Nutrition Vouchers and EBT (food stamps). Cash, is of course, more than welcome…..
Plate lunches and water activities for kids are regular features at the Market.
Purchases at the market can earn a FREE laundry detergent.