Habersham Marketplace hosts another First Friday installment of produce, fun, and food

The Habersham Marketplace is hosting its third "First Fridays" event on Friday, July 2, at 4 p.m.

The event is part of a series of events that is open to the general public. In addition to produce from regional growers the market offers other items for sale like arts, crafts, and speciality food. There's also live music until 9.

The schedule is:

  • Expanded Farmer’s Market – 4-7 p.m.
  • Live Local Music – Trey’s Aliens, 6-9 p.m.
  • Cooking Demonstration with Debbie Covington, 5:30 p.m. Covington will utilize fresh foods, chosen that day, from the Habersham Farmer's Market.

Featured Organization, the "Independence Fund,” will be on hand to sell t-shirts, wrist bands and more. The IndependenceFund is a non-profit with a mission to provide the tools, therapies and guidance that veterans who have been severely injured during the War on Terror are otherwise not receiving.   Food Vendors there will be Bistro Patois, Maggie’s Pub, and Piace Pizza. The Habersham Marketplace is located at 13 Market Street in the Habersham Community, located off of Joe Frazier Road in Beaufort.