Bedford County Economic Development

Office of Economic Development


Farmers Markets

Bedford County has two farmers markets that provide fresh locally grown goods directly from the farmers and producers in support of local agriculture and producers.

Bedford Farmers Market – CentertownBedford Farmers Market

Featuring fresh fruits, veggies, jams, jellies, baked goods, meats and eggs, and local artisans. Located on Washington St., and Center St. Bedford, VA at the Bedford Centertown Pavilion.
Open May 1 – October 30, 2018 at the times listed below:

Tuesdays: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Fridays: 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
1st Saturdays of the month: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
For a complete schedule of events and activities, download our flier.

Or, you can order online and pick up at the Tuesday Market. Visit the online store for more details.

Centertown Pavilion 2For more information, visit their website here, and like them on Facebook!

Download the 2018 Bedford market application. 


Forest Farmers Market
Forest Market logo

The Forest Farmer’s Market is an open air producer only market. Local vendors offer a wide selection of produce, fruit, meats, coffee, and baked goods along with wine, jams, and plants. Artisans create beautiful wood crafts, jewelry, and glass art along with beauty products.
Located at the Forest Library, 15583 Forest Road.
Outdoor market open April 28, 2018 – October 27, 2018 from 8 a.m. – Noon.

To learn more about the Forest Farmers Market, visit their website:, and like them on Facebook!

2018/19 Indoor Market dates:
November 17, 2018
December 15, 2018
January 12, 2019
February 9, 2019
March 9, 2019
April 13, 2019

8 am – noon

Forest Rec. Center
1088 Rustic Village Rd.
Forest, VA 24551.

Download the 2018 Producer Application

Download the 2018 Artisan Application

Download the Market Policies

*Note: This market accepts SNAP.