Holiday Market

Our special HOLIDAY MARKET returns to the Commons at North Hills this Saturday, November 20th from 9AM — NOON. Shop all of your Thanksgiving Day necessities, and get a jump start on your holiday shopping with unique gifts from local makers! 9am – noon: -Shop our fabulous farmers, bakers, and makers -Fresh, hot donuts with @theblueoxbakery… Continued

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Winter Market Begins Nov. 13

While we’ve reached the end of our regular market season, we never stop there! We are proud to serve as a destination to find fresh, local food, year-round! Every Saturday, 10am – noon in the Commons of North Hills next to Ben & Jerry’s, you can find our winter market equipped with a “drive-thru” lane for… Continued

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11.20 Holiday Market Vendor Lineup

Who’s at Market? Apex Seafood & Market Cedar Rock Farm Cold Off the Press Cozyhangs Crown Jules EverGlow Candle Company Farmridge Pottery Green Health First Happy Hen Farm Honest Lather LLC Humble Umbel Farm Love Always, Liz CBD Mady’s Bling Shop Mama’s Salsa Mica’s Sweets & Treats MJM Family Farm On My Way Bartending Services… Continued

Better Breakfast: Healthy Recipes

Breakfast is considered the most important meal of the day, and eating it has many health benefits. Eating a regular morning meal helps control weight and can guide us towards eating healthier meals regularly throughout the day. We’re thrilled to have chef and celiac coach Melissa Beene from Cozinha takeover our Instagram to show us,… Continued

COVID-19 Resources: Brought to you by Duke Raleigh Hospital

As we work to navigate the do’s and don’ts of the first global pandemic since 1918, we know that the information can be sparse, confusing and often not so up-to-date. Guidelines for day to day activities and work operations have left many of us blowing in the wind. We are thankful to our Presenting Sponsor… Continued

10 Reasons To Support Farmers Markets

10 Reasons to Support Farmers Markets From savoring produce at the peak of freshness to meeting the people who grow your food, there are countless reasons to support farmers markets. Here are just a few! 1. Taste Real Flavors The fruits and vegetables you buy at the farmers market are the freshest and tastiest available. Fruits are… Continued

Farmers’ Market Gleaning Project

Did you know our vendors donate produce and foods to Bethlehem Baptist Church every week?! And did you know that you can help feed people in your local area with a monetary donation to Bethlehem Baptist Church right at market?! Bethlehem Baptist Church is an agency of the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC… Continued

10 Reasons To Bring Your Kids To A Farmers Market

The Farmers Market is a great place to bring your kids for so many reasons! The Farmers Market allows you to provide your family with wholesome, healthy food while supporting your local community at the same time. Here’s the reality- Family farmers need your support! Now that large agribusiness dominates food production in the U.S.,… Continued

Farmers’ Market vs. Grocery Store

With larger, chain grocery stores beginning to offer more local and organic products, it is important to note the huge differences in shopping a Farmers’ Market vs. grocery store. From savoring produce at the peak of freshness to meeting the people who grow your food, there are countless reasons to shop farmers markets. Here are just… Continued

Shopper Spotlight: Hawley Family

Question: As a young family, why do you choose to frequent the Midtown Farmers’ Market and which farmers do you shop with? Response: As a young family, we choose to frequent the Midtown Market for its proximity, as it’s the closest local, organic farmers market to us. Over time we have developed relationships with a… Continued

Tips to Stay Cool & Conserve Energy at Home

Keep the thermostat at 78°F when home and warmer than usual when away. Open windows at night and circulate in cool air, but close them first thing in the mornings. Keep blinds closed and facing upward during the day as up to 30% of unwanted heat is from windows. Use fans for circulation when in… Continued

New to Midtown – Color the World

New to Raleigh, and artisan lipstick business. Here at Color The World®, they make amazing lipsticks, but giving back is the real business! They’re aiming to “color the world” by merging their love for business and passion for giving back. They are raising the bar, (percent actually), and pioneering a way to improve people’s lives through the expression of color and business by… Continued