ALEXANDRIA
FARMERS MARKET

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Every Tuesday 3:00-6:00pm


2727 Jackson St, Alexandria, LA


The Alexandria Farmers Market is a weekly gathering that connects the community of Alexandria with the farmers, ranchers, and agricultural artisans of Central Louisiana. This connection strives to improve the physical, social, and economic well-being of the region by providing access to fresh, healthy, local food for residents, fostering community relationships, and serving as a business incubator for growers and producers.

2019 the numbers
  • 12

    average number of vendors per market

  • 30

    businesses supported by the market

  • 28

    average number of miles food traveled from farm to market

  • 11.5K

    adults visited the market

of fruit & veg purchased by children through Kids Club

$6,900

additional dollars given to FMNP users

$1,630

SNAP dollars spent

$4,432

matched to SNAP beneficiaries

$4,432

of vendors benefit from incentive programs

72%

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Our Signature Programs

  • You Snap. We Match.


    We accept SNAP benefits! Simply stop at the welcome tent to swipe your EBT card. And when you do, we’ll match up to $20 for you to do even more shopping at the market! (sponsored by Healthy Blue Louisiana)

  • Kids Club


    Kids who visit the market will get $5 to shop for fresh fruits or veggies! ($5 per family; sponsored by Healthy Blue Louisiana)

  • Farmers Market Nutrition Program


    Look for the yellow sign to find vendors who accept Famers Market Nutrition Program Coupons (senior or WIC). If you use your whole coupon book at the market, you can get an extra $10 to shop! (sponsored by United Healthcare)