Bessemer Farmer's Market will be open this Saturday, August 17th, the market will be at Alex Bradford Park downtown Bessemer at the corner of 1st Ave & 19th Street from 8:00 am till 12 pm.

The market will also be open on Tuesday, August 20th at Medical West near the cafeteria, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Both markets will run all summer till September.

Both markets will offer an array of fresh local produce along with home-canned jams and jellies and handmade items for sale.

Bessemer Farmers Markets are certified by the State Farmers Market Authority, meaning you can be assured that the produce you buy is grown by the person selling it to you and that is it as fresh as possible.

The Bessemer Farmers Market will offer fresh eggs, locally produced honey, vegetables, fruits, and more.

Both markets accept Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) coupons as well as SNAP/EBT payments.

Bessemer Farmers Market is part of the nonprofit, Bessemer Local Food Education Network.

For the most up to date information about the Bessemer Farmers Market visit their website at or on their facebook at